Johnson City Press Friday, November 28, 2014
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NAACP launches statewide moral movement

NAACP launches statewide moral movement

August 22nd, 2014 9:11 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The NAACP is asking East Tennessee residents to join in a weeklong, statewide rally to address social injustices implemented through government policy "attacks" on civil and human rights.

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News Local News Education ETSU
ETSU gets ice bucketed after convocation - VIDEO

ETSU gets ice bucketed after convocation - VIDEO

August 22nd, 2014 9:08 pm by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University President Dr. Brian Noland quickly changed uniforms Friday at the school's New Student Convocation.

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News Local News Erwin
Several candidates lining up for spots on town boards

Several candidates lining up for spots on town boards

August 22nd, 2014 9:02 pm by Brad Hicks

Three seats on the Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen and two seats on the town of Unicoi Board of Mayor and Aldermen will be up for grabs in the November general election, and it looks like each of these posts will be contested.

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House a loss in Elizabethton fire

House a loss in Elizabethton fire

August 22nd, 2014 8:58 pm by John Thompson

A noontime fire destroyed a house at 231 Bishop Hollow Road on Thursday. The house was the residence of Lori Oliver and her family.

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News Local News Elizabethton Election 2014
Superintendent's usual foes not running for re-election

Superintendent's usual foes not running for re-election

August 22nd, 2014 8:56 pm by John Thompson

There will be major changes on the next Elizabethton School Board after two incumbents on the five-person board have chosen not to run for re-election.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Harvick captures pole for Night Race

Harvick captures pole for Night Race

August 22nd, 2014 8:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kevin Harvick turned the fastest lap ever in a stock car at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night to earn the pole for tonight's IRWIN Tools Night Race.

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Food City 500 will move to April

Food City 500 will move to April

August 22nd, 2014 7:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's official: The Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway will move to April 19 in 2015.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Busch looks to add more highlights

Busch looks to add more highlights

August 22nd, 2014 7:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kurt Busch has already provided one of the top highlights of the 2014 Sprint Cup season on the short tracks. Now, he wants to add another highlight at Bristol Motor Speedway where he has five wins.

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Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

August 22nd, 2014 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Legendary NASCAR car owner Ed Whitaker died Friday morning in Bristol. He was 76.

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Teague denied entry into Food City 300

Teague denied entry into Food City 300

August 22nd, 2014 6:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Johnson City driver Brad Teague was denied the opportunity to compete in Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway in a decision that left him and several local sponsors fuming.

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