Johnson City Press Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Chuckey-Doak powers past Happy Valley

Chuckey-Doak powers past Happy Valley

January 2nd, 2015 11:12 pm by Trey Williams

After losing at home to Happy Valley in late November, the Black Knights got eight points from its front court in an opening 10-2 run and started the new year with a 65-52 non-conference victory at Bayless Gym.

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Riley's big night lifts Bucs past VMI

Riley's big night lifts Bucs past VMI

January 2nd, 2015 10:46 pm by Joe Avento

What was billed as a potential 3-point shooting exhibition turned into something much different Friday night at Freedom Hall. ETSU survived its worst outside shooting performance of the season and beat VMI, 98-88, in a SoCon basketball game.

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Short-handed Hampton pulls away in second to beat UH

Short-handed Hampton pulls away in second to beat UH

January 2nd, 2015 10:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

With the question of how would Hampton respond without its starting point guard and leading scorer against UH, the Bulldogs gave an emphatic answer in the second quarter. That's when the Bulldogs outscored the Bucs 21-6 on their way to a 72-44 win.

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Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

Updated With Photo Gallery: Strangers, neighbors and Appalachia Service Project help Jonesborough woman rebuild home after fire

January 2nd, 2015 9:32 pm by Jessica Fuller

2015 is starting out pretty well for 78-year-old Fannie Mae Gosnell.Eight months after a fire destroyed her Jonesborough home, Gosnell now has a place to hang her hat.

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Christmas not over at Sycamore Shoals

Christmas not over at Sycamore Shoals

January 2nd, 2015 9:26 pm by John Thompson

Christmas is not over at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area. The annual Winterfest Christmas decorations of lampposts are still on display at the visitors center, and they are just getting ready to celebrate the holiday at Fort Watauga.

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Johnson City bleeds orange for Vols vs. Hawkeyes TaxSlayer Bowl

Johnson City bleeds orange for Vols vs. Hawkeyes TaxSlayer Bowl

January 2nd, 2015 9:21 pm by Max Hrenda

Although some Volunteer fans entered Friday's bowl game with a sense of cautious optimism, by the game's end, they may have been ready to throw that caution to the wind.

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Flu risk goes viral after claiming 6 Tennessee lives

Flu risk goes viral after claiming 6 Tennessee lives

January 2nd, 2015 9:17 pm by Tony Casey

Six influenza-related deaths across the state this year - including three children, one from East Tennessee - have health care officials urging Tennesseans to take every precaution.

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Woman faces multiple counts of theft for using grandma's debit card, police say

Woman faces multiple counts of theft for using grandma's debit card, police say

January 2nd, 2015 9:06 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Hawkins County woman was charged with four counts of identity theft and four counts of theft under $500 last week after allegedly admitting to using her grandmother's debit card without permission.

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Registered sex offender arrested after investigation concerning 14-year-old juvenile, city police say

Registered sex offender arrested after investigation concerning 14-year-old juvenile, city police say

January 2nd, 2015 8:15 pm by Staff Report

Officers at the Johnson City Police Department arrested a registered sex offender following an investigation concerning a 14-year-old juvenile.

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Vols win first bowl since Fulmer era

Vols win first bowl since Fulmer era

January 2nd, 2015 7:47 pm by AP

Joshua Dobbs accounted for three touchdowns, Jalen Hurd ran for two scores and Tennessee beat Iowa 45-28 on Friday in the TaxSlayer Bowl for its first postseason victory since the Phillip Fulmer era.

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