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Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

Hot-shooting Cyclones take down Grainger

February 27th, 2015 10:57 pm by Douglas Fritz

Led by Tyler Nichols' 28-point outburst, Elizabethton started knocking down shots and never really stopped until the final horn in a surprisingly easy 82-50 win over Grainger in the semifinals of the Region 1-AA basketball tournament.

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Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

Lady Hilltoppers done after loss to South-Doyle

February 27th, 2015 10:56 pm by Trey Williams

The Science Hill Lady Hilltoppers exceeded expectations by winning a sixth straight Big Seven Conference regular-season title. But South-Doyle looked like the overachievers in a regional opener Friday at Science Hill.

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Hampton girls sets up rematch with South Greene for Region title

February 27th, 2015 10:55 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

Hampton and South Greene will face off for the Region 1-A girls championship after both squads won in the semifinals Friday. Hampton was a 55-43 winner over North Greene while South Greene took a 57-46 decision over Cloudland.

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Logano follows Daytona win with Atlanta pole

Logano follows Daytona win with Atlanta pole

February 27th, 2015 10:54 pm by AP

Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Buffs, Lady Buffs continue tear through AAC

Buffs, Lady Buffs continue tear through AAC

February 27th, 2015 10:53 pm by Staff Report

Milligan College continued its run through the Appalachian Athletic Conference tournament Friday with wins by both the men and women.

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TWRA examines fishy outlook for Boone Lake drawdown

TWRA examines fishy outlook for Boone Lake drawdown

February 27th, 2015 9:45 pm by Max Hrenda

While local concern grows over the potential ill effects the Tennessee Valley Authority's extended repair on Boone Dam may have on local recreation, residences and businesses, a state agency has begun looking into its potential environmental and biologica

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Costs of cold leave Johnson City Public Works with frozen assets

Costs of cold leave Johnson City Public Works with frozen assets

February 27th, 2015 9:33 pm by Max Hrenda

While city residents might be hopeful the persistent snow, ice, frost and other wintry hazards that have befallen the region may be at an end, so, too, might certain city officials.

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Group hopes to unite community for change in honor of Black History Month

Group hopes to unite community for change in honor of Black History Month

February 27th, 2015 9:26 pm by Jessica Fuller

Saturday marks the last day of February and Black History Month, but that doesn't mean cultural diversity or civil rights is shifting out of focus.

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Volkswagen suspends worker who wrote letter to lawmakers

Volkswagen suspends worker who wrote letter to lawmakers

February 27th, 2015 9:25 pm by Mike Pare, Chattanooga Times Free Press

A Chattanooga Volkswagen worker says he was suspended last week after complaining to state legislators that factory officials are trying to circumvent last year's vote that turned back an effort to organize employees.

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VA physician contracts end, vets sent into community for care

VA physician contracts end, vets sent into community for care

February 27th, 2015 9:21 pm by Tony Casey

In 2013, the Mountain Home VA Medical Center had 164 physicians on staff. In 2014, that number increased to 192.

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