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Lady Bucs gain edge on Furman in SoCon opener

Lady Bucs gain edge on Furman in SoCon opener

January 10th, 2015 11:07 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State's women's basketball team weathered a second-half rally and Chandler Christopher made two free throws with 2 seconds left in a 73-72 win over Furman in the Lady Bucs' Southern Conference opener.

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Eaton's miracle shot lifts Lady Warriors over Cloudland

Eaton's miracle shot lifts Lady Warriors over Cloudland

January 10th, 2015 11:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Jenna Eaton heaved a half-court, off-balance shot to send the Happy Valley girls into overtime, and her all-around play helped the Lady Warriors clinch a 61-56 double overtime victory over Cloudland on Saturday night at Bayless Gym.

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ETSU makes mark with new logo design

ETSU makes mark with new logo design

January 10th, 2015 11:02 pm by Nathan Baker

In today's rapidly shifting higher-education landscape, where public colleges more and more frequently use students' tuition dollars to offset declining or stagnant state funding, a successfully marketed brand identity is nearly as important in terms of e

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County mayor, city manager reflect on annexation study

County mayor, city manager reflect on annexation study

January 10th, 2015 10:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

Tennessee's annexation laws have undergone serious scrutiny, and it now appears city and county leaders are ready to join forces and mend metaphorical fences.

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Despite uptick in incidents, JCPD says downtown still a safe place

Despite uptick in incidents, JCPD says downtown still a safe place

January 10th, 2015 10:47 pm by Becky Campbell

Incidents and arrests in downtown Johnson City rose by nearly 100 offenses in 2014, but a police department official said part of the reason was more enforcement focused on that area.

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Hamblen officials don't know what's causing mysterious booms

Hamblen officials don't know what's causing mysterious booms

January 10th, 2015 10:31 pm by Associated Press

Hamblen County officials are trying to determine the source of several mysterious loud booms heard in and around Morristown over the past two years. The latest occurred Tuesday morning.

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Church Hill man wanted in connection with Kingsport shooting commits suicide

Church Hill man wanted in connection with Kingsport shooting commits suicide

January 10th, 2015 2:04 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Church Hill man who killed one person at a Kingsport apartment complex and left another with life threatening injuries committed suicide as police closed in to take him into custody.

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AP sources: Romney considering 3rd run for White House

AP sources: Romney considering 3rd run for White House

January 10th, 2015 1:54 pm by STEVE PEOPLES and PHILIP ELLIOTT, Associated Press

In a move that surprised his most loyal supporters and former staff, Mitt Romney told several donors Friday he is seriously considering a third run for the White House.

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North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium

North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium

January 10th, 2015 1:50 pm by HYUNG-JIN KIM, Associated Press

North Korea has told the United States that it is willing to impose a temporary moratorium on its nuclear tests if Washington scraps planned military drills with South Korea this year, the North's official news agency said Saturday.

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