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Tennessee Department of Transportation says it's ready for winter

Tennessee Department of Transportation says it's ready for winter

January 8th, 2015 8:54 am by Max Hrenda

In anticipation of what could be an influx of wintry weather, the Tennessee Department of Transportation has made arrangements to ensure the state's roadways stay clear.

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Vols beat Mississippi State to win SEC opener

Vols beat Mississippi State to win SEC opener

January 8th, 2015 12:55 am by AP

Kevin Punter scored 15 points and contributions from unheralded players helped the Volunteers beat Mississippi State 61-47 on Wednesday night in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.

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Hash oil trial delayed again, defendant's cell phone not in evidence

Hash oil trial delayed again, defendant's cell phone not in evidence

January 8th, 2015 12:00 am by Becky Campbell

A two-day continuance for a Gray man's marijuana possession trial was not long enough to resolve two issues that came up when it began on Tuesday.

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United Way campaign carries over into 2015

United Way campaign carries over into 2015

January 7th, 2015 9:58 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

For the sake of 17 local health and human service agencies strained by a cascade of cuts in federal, state and local government funding, the United Way of Washington County is continuing its 2014 fall fundraising campaign into the new year.

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Buc Ridge goes Greek: ETSU fraternities, sororities transitioning to apartments

Buc Ridge goes Greek: ETSU fraternities, sororities transitioning to apartments

January 7th, 2015 9:52 pm by Tony Casey

If East Tennessee State University fulfills one of the goals listed on its recently released Main Campus Master Plan, fraternities and sororities might be on the move to Buccaneer Ridge.

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Three Midstate players among UT newcomers

Three Midstate players among UT newcomers

January 7th, 2015 9:44 pm by Matt Slovin, The Tennessean

As the spring semester got under way Wednesday at Tennessee, three Midstate players were among the 10 newcomers to the football program.

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Lady Vols' defensive stopper provides boost to offense

Lady Vols' defensive stopper provides boost to offense

January 7th, 2015 9:42 pm by AP

Andraya Carter, who leads the SEC with 2.8 steals per game, has averaged a team-high 17.5 points in the Lady Volunteers' two league games after scoring just six points per game during their nonconference schedule.

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Erwin planners run for border, Bo' time as restaurant projects proceed

Erwin planners run for border, Bo' time as restaurant projects proceed

January 7th, 2015 9:41 pm by Brad Hicks

Construction on the planned Taco Bell restaurant in Erwin may soon begin and the under-construction Bojangles' restaurant has received a boost to its visibility.

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New conference, same old rivalry for Bucs, Bears

New conference, same old rivalry for Bucs, Bears

January 7th, 2015 9:41 pm by Joe Avento

That's the story for East Tennessee State and Mercer when the two teams square off in a Southern Conference basketball game tonight at Freedom Hall. Tipoff is set for 7 o'clock.

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Shively steps down as Happy Valley football coach

Shively steps down as Happy Valley football coach

January 7th, 2015 9:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Five years ago, Larry Shively followed his dream of becoming a head football coach. On Wednesday, he resigned his position as Happy Valley coach citing a need to spend more time with his family.

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