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Townsend feels he's ready for his shot in MMA

Townsend feels he's ready for his shot in MMA

December 3rd, 2014 10:38 pm by Jeff Birchfield

All Adam Townsend is asking for is a chance. The Mixed Martial Arts fighter from Hampton feels he's ready to take the next step in his career. Riding a five-fight winning streak, he hopes that opportunity will soon present itself.

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Clark's career night propels Lady Bucs past George Mason

Clark's career night propels Lady Bucs past George Mason

December 3rd, 2014 10:36 pm by Staff Report

Behind a career-high 26 points from senior forward Serena Clark, the East Tennessee State women's basketball team snapped a three-game losing streak with an 84-71 victory over George Mason on Wednesday evening inside the Patriot Center.

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Lady Vols trounce St. Francis, 111-44

Lady Vols trounce St. Francis, 111-44

December 3rd, 2014 10:36 pm by AP

Isabelle Harrison returned from a five-game absence and Jaime Nared scored 20 points Wednesday night as No. 14 Tennessee trounced winless Saint Francis (Pennsylvania) 111-44 to avoid its first three-game losing streak since 1986.

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Big John's Close-off? Elizabethton home store's fence, Dumpster create problems for Tweetsie Trail expansion

Big John's Close-off? Elizabethton home store's fence, Dumpster create problems for Tweetsie Trail expansion

December 3rd, 2014 10:06 pm by Tony Casey

Big John's Closeouts fenced off the path of the trail and put the Dumpster in place at its location at 238 E. Elk Ave. in Elizabethton, and owner Michael Barnett recognizes that with the trail's progress rapidly approaching, a solution needs to be reached

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Summers expected to pitch planners on Tannery Knob development

Summers expected to pitch planners on Tannery Knob development

December 3rd, 2014 9:52 pm by Gary B. Gray

Grant Summers is petitioning the city to rezone 30.5 acres along East Market Street, where he wants to build a 168-unit, multi-family development.

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Slaughterhouse 4: Animal activists pay ETSU students to watch 4-minute presentation on industrial farm practices

Slaughterhouse 4: Animal activists pay ETSU students to watch 4-minute presentation on industrial farm practices

December 3rd, 2014 9:46 pm by Max Hrenda

For any East Tennessee State University students who are curious as to how meat makes its way from the farm to their faces, the Farm Animal Rights Movement is offering them a chance to find out, while earning a quick buck in the process.

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The taxman cometh: City property taxes due Dec. 31

The taxman cometh: City property taxes due Dec. 31

December 3rd, 2014 9:41 pm by Gary B. Gray

If you live within the municipal confines of Johnson City, your 2014 property taxes are due by Dec. 31.

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Hunger gains: Shoplifter nabs feast from Kingsport store, police say

Hunger gains: Shoplifter nabs feast from Kingsport store, police say

December 3rd, 2014 9:22 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Kingsport police are searching for a woman who allegedly stole more than $500 in seafood, chicken and red meat from Walmart, including eight to 10 cuts of steak priced at $30 a piece.

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More Bill Cosby accusers expected to speak out

More Bill Cosby accusers expected to speak out

December 3rd, 2014 4:29 pm by Associated Press

Three women who claim they were victimized by Bill Cosby are scheduled to appear at a Wednesday afternoon press conference called by attorney Gloria Allred.

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Off the Wall News: Dispute over Thanksgiving leftovers lands NE Tennessee man, ex-wife in jail

Off the Wall News: Dispute over Thanksgiving leftovers lands NE Tennessee man, ex-wife in jail

December 3rd, 2014 4:25 pm by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

Cold turkey and fisticuffs.

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