Johnson City Press Friday, May 29, 2015
Sports High schools

Hampton beats Carter County rival Unaka

January 30th, 2015 11:28 pm by Gene Renfro

Hampton not only won Friday over Carter County foe Unaka, but the Bulldogs secured a Region 1-A spot and second place in the Watauga Valley with the 81-53 victory.

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'Champion' campaign tops goal by $35,000

'Champion' campaign tops goal by $35,000

January 30th, 2015 9:53 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Washington County United Way announced Friday that a final tally of contributions to its 2014 Be a Community Champion' fundraising campaign came in at $1,759,265, exceeding the campaign's $1.725 million goal by nearly $35,000.

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President Noland: 'It's time to embrace the community'

President Noland: 'It's time to embrace the community'

January 30th, 2015 9:47 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University is facing dramatic changes in funding and programming in the coming years, and "change isn't easy," President Brian Noland said Friday.

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Updated with event photos and video: City manager says Johnson City needs commitment to keep moving forward

Updated with event photos and video: City manager says Johnson City needs commitment to keep moving forward

January 30th, 2015 9:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City has come a long way since its beginning and is shaping into a growing and thriving community, but there must be a continuing commitment to the process to keep it moving forward, City Manager Pete Peterson told a group of community and busines

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Town mayors say they're not talking contracts for ambulance service providers for Erwin- yet

Town mayors say they're not talking contracts for ambulance service providers for Erwin- yet

January 30th, 2015 9:31 pm by Brad Hicks

Town of Erwin Mayor Doris Hensley wants to put the rumor to rest - the town is not currently pursuing its own contract with MedicOne Medical Response or any other ambulance services provider.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Bucs looking for turnaround at home against N.C. Central

Bucs looking for turnaround at home against N.C. Central

January 30th, 2015 9:14 pm by Joe Avento

The Bucs get a chance to work out of their struggles Saturday night when North Carolina Central pays a visit to Freedom Hall for a non-conference game.

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Auburn's Pearl acknowledges this won't be typical road trip

Auburn's Pearl acknowledges this won't be typical road trip

January 30th, 2015 9:12 pm by AP

Bruce Pearl is coming back to Thompson-Boling Arena on Saturday to coach against his former team for the first time since his 2011 firing.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
New rules, format could benefit Busch

New rules, format could benefit Busch

January 30th, 2015 9:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch is a fan of the "Chase for the Sprint Cup" format introduced last season although the first-year results didn't work out the way he wanted. He wound up 10th in the points, but liked what he saw overall.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Earnhardt examines career after Gordon's retirement

Earnhardt examines career after Gordon's retirement

January 30th, 2015 9:09 pm by Jeff Birchfield

The announcement that 2015 would be teammate Jeff Gordon's last full-time season on the NASCAR Sprint Cup tour and that Chase Elliott would be his replacement had Earnhardt thinking about the news from different angles.

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ETSU student reports sexual assault on campus

ETSU student reports sexual assault on campus

January 30th, 2015 7:32 pm by Staff Report

A female student reported she was sexually assaulted Wednesday night on East Tennessee State University's campus, according to a safety notice sent out by the school.

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