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Greeneville overpowers Cards

Greeneville overpowers Cards

July 9th, 2014 10:03 pm by Staff Report

First baseman Trent Woodward homered twice and drove in three runs, helping the Greeneville Astros defeat Johnson City 8-2 on Wednesday at Pioneer Park.

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McKinney trying to drive hitters batty

McKinney trying to drive hitters batty

July 9th, 2014 10:01 pm by Douglas Fritz

"Pitchability" may not sound as impressive as a 98-mph fastball, but hitters struggle more often with being deceived than they do with getting overpowered.

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Kingsport wants its world record back

Kingsport wants its world record back

July 9th, 2014 10:00 pm by Tony Casey

This weekend, Crazy 8s race director Hank Brown is hoping for the stars to align and for his race to get its record back.

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With ETSU football back, BFFF closes it doors

July 9th, 2014 9:54 pm by Trey Williams

Jerry Robertson made sure the dormant East Tennessee State football program maintained a pulse for 10 years by establishing the Buc Football & Friends Foundation. And now that Buccaneers program is up and running, Robertson's decided the BFFF has run its

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Hearing scheduled on NFS waste storage permit

Hearing scheduled on NFS waste storage permit

July 9th, 2014 9:20 pm by Brad Hicks

Nuclear Fuel Services is seeking the re-issuance of a solid waste storage permit and before the agency charged with giving approval to the application makes a final a decision, a public hearing to discuss it will be held.

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Board lets fireworks punishment stand

Board lets fireworks punishment stand

July 9th, 2014 9:15 pm by Nathan Baker

The Washington County Board of Education gave no response to an appeal from the parents of a Daniel Boone High School student suspended after a fireworks incident on school grounds in April who asked Tuesday for the punishment to be reconsidered.

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Purchasing method to save animal shelter money

Purchasing method to save animal shelter money

July 9th, 2014 9:03 pm by Tony Casey

The Animal Control Board found an extra cost-saving tactic as it continues to improve plans for the new Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter.

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Recent rain eases drought concerns for local farmers

Recent rain eases drought concerns for local farmers

July 9th, 2014 8:59 pm by Elizabeth Saulsbury

City residents flocked to the Johnson City Farmers' Market Wednesday morning, hoping to purchase fresh produce before another round of rain.

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State Supreme Court chief justice likens job to umpire

State Supreme Court chief justice likens job to umpire

July 9th, 2014 8:55 pm by Becky Campbell

Tennessee Supreme Court Chief Justice Gary Wade likened himself and his colleagues on the state's highest courts to "umpires" who must call plays by the rule book and said an effort to oust him and two others is unsettling.

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Bristol woman accused of skipping out on car repair debt

Bristol woman accused of skipping out on car repair debt

July 9th, 2014 8:46 pm by Staff Reports

Police charged Bristol woman with theft over $1,000 following an incident in which she allegedly didn't pay a car repair shop.

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