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Tennessee survives South Carolina's late rally for 66-62 win

Tennessee survives South Carolina's late rally for 66-62 win

January 20th, 2015 11:16 pm by AP

Josh Richardson and Kevin Punter had 13 points each and Derek Reese hit a foul shot with 13.8 seconds left that sealed Tennessee's 15th straight victory over South Carolina in a 66-62 win Tuesday night.

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Lady 'Toppers get key league win; 'Toppers roll past Boone

Lady 'Toppers get key league win; 'Toppers roll past Boone

January 20th, 2015 10:41 pm by Trey Williams

Hannah Rodgers scored a game-high 13 points and Kaitlyn Phillips added 10 as Science Hill's all but sealed its sixth straight Big Seven title with a 42-33 victory over Daniel Boone. The boys rolled to a 76-34 win.

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Pioneers withstand Vikings to remain in first in Big Seven

Pioneers withstand Vikings to remain in first in Big Seven

January 20th, 2015 10:38 pm by Ivan Sanders

David Crockett managed to take the best that Tennessee High had to offer and withstand a late Viking rally to take a 63-58 victory and remain in first place in the Big Seven Conference.

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Cyclones fend off Patriots to remain atop Three Rivers

Cyclones fend off Patriots to remain atop Three Rivers

January 20th, 2015 10:37 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tyler Nichols, Bo Pless and Conley Bowers helped the Cyclones hold on for a 58-54 win over Sullivan East on Tuesday night at the Patriots' gym to remain in first place in the Three Rivers Conference.

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Lady Cyclones remain undefeated with rout of East

Lady Cyclones remain undefeated with rout of East

January 20th, 2015 10:35 pm by Douglas Fritz

Sullivan East's girls had a chance to tie Elizabethton for first place in the Three Rivers Conference, but midway through the fourth quarter the mercy clock was running.

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Estes lifts University High past Cloudland

January 20th, 2015 10:34 pm by Gene Renfro

Dustin Estes scored 19 points and had an 8-0 scoring spurt to help University High to a 48-42 win over Cloudland Tuesday at Brooks Gym.

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State funding cuts proposed for services for intellectually disabled

State funding cuts proposed for services for intellectually disabled

January 20th, 2015 9:49 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Governor Bill Haslam's request for an across the board 7 percent reduction in state agency spending and the Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities' proposal to meet that request with nearly $14 million cuts to its Medicaid Wavier and Fa

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Obama in State of the Union: The shadow of crisis has passed

Obama in State of the Union: The shadow of crisis has passed

January 20th, 2015 9:45 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that the "shadow of crisis" has passed America and urged Congress to build on economic gains by raising taxes on the nation's wealthiest to pay for reductions for the middle class - an agenda more likely to an

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