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Crime
Police report 'highly potent' pot haul in Kingsport

Police report 'highly potent' pot haul in Kingsport

March 19th, 2015 9:19 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

The "medical grade" marijuana was found in mason jars labeled "Phantom Cookie."

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Sports ETSU Sports ETSU Football
'Hard work' has just begun on ETSU stadium

'Hard work' has just begun on ETSU stadium

March 18th, 2015 10:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With plans for a on-campus stadium revealed, Thursday was a day of celebration for the ETSU football program. Senior Associate Athletic Director Scott Carter stressed that the work had just begun with the 10,000-seat stadium set to open for the 2017 seaso

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Dale Jr. to debut new car at BMS

Dale Jr. to debut new car at BMS

March 18th, 2015 10:01 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Although the Food City 500 a month away, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is already itching to get to Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Lady Bucs face tough test with NC State

Lady Bucs face tough test with NC State

March 18th, 2015 10:01 pm by Jeff Birchfield

While it's always a little intimidating to face an opponent from a major conference, the East Tennessee State women's basketball team has no plans of backing down against NC State in Thursday night's Women's NIT matchup at Brooks Gym.

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Sports High schools

North Greene again looks like team to beat

March 18th, 2015 9:59 pm by Douglas Fritz

With a strong group of returning players, and two state tournament berths in the last three years, North Greene is easily the team to beat. The Huskies have won the league three years in a row.

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News Crime Local News
Willis conviction, sentence upheld, but Criminal Court of Appeals said statement should have been suppressed

Willis conviction, sentence upheld, but Criminal Court of Appeals said statement should have been suppressed

March 18th, 2015 9:26 pm by Becky Campbell

In a ruling released last week, the Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals affirmed the conviction and death sentences for Howard Hawk Willis in the grisly murders of a teenage Georgia newlywed couple in 2002 after they traveled to Johnson City with him.

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ETSU kicks off fundraising campaign for football stadium - PHOTOS

ETSU kicks off fundraising campaign for football stadium - PHOTOS

March 18th, 2015 9:23 pm by Nathan Baker

The blue and gold Buccaneers need a little green.

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Commissioners to consider ETSU/Tipton Stadium lease agreement

Commissioners to consider ETSU/Tipton Stadium lease agreement

March 18th, 2015 9:19 pm by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City commissioners will consider a $26,600 lease agreement with East Tennessee State University tonight for its use of Kermit Tipton Stadium for the 2015 football season.

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News Local News Erwin
Town of Erwin ramps up skate park plans

Town of Erwin ramps up skate park plans

March 18th, 2015 9:15 pm by Brad Hicks

Erwin's base of skateboarding enthusiasts will soon have a place to call their own.

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Photos Local News
Fire destroys outbuilding in Lamar - PHOTOS

Fire destroys outbuilding in Lamar - PHOTOS

March 18th, 2015 6:10 pm by Tony Casey

When all was said and done, more than 5,000 gallons of water were used to put out a blaze that sparked in an outbuilding Wednesday afternoon behind the residence at 250 Ralph Hoss Road near Lamar.

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