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Wins in Arkansas, West Virginia, South Dakota boost GOP Senate majority bid

Wins in Arkansas, West Virginia, South Dakota boost GOP Senate majority bid

November 4th, 2014 10:12 pm by CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press

That would give them four of the six new seats they need to claim the Senate majority for the first time in eight years - and control of both congressional chambers.

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New aldermen win seats in Erwin, Unicoi town elections

New aldermen win seats in Erwin, Unicoi town elections

November 4th, 2014 10:05 pm by Brad Hicks

One incumbent lost a seat in the Town of Unicoi.

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News Local News Erwin Elections
Liquor by the drink, package stores approved in Erwin

Liquor by the drink, package stores approved in Erwin

November 4th, 2014 9:54 pm by Brad Hicks

Both measures passed by comfortable margins.

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Sports UT Sports
Richardson will have new role in his senior season

Richardson will have new role in his senior season

November 4th, 2014 9:52 pm by AP

Tennessee's Josh Richardson, a shooting guard for much of his college career, will likely open the season as the Vols main point guard. It's a shift in responsibility for the Volunteers' only returning starter, but Richardson welcomes the move.

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Guts & glory: 'Toppers Alibocus not slowed by appendectomy

Guts & glory: 'Toppers Alibocus not slowed by appendectomy

November 4th, 2014 9:45 pm by Douglas Fritz

Sixteen days after appendectomy surgery, Quintin Alibocus was playing in Science Hill's biggest football game of the season. It says a little something about the defensive end's determination, toughness and team spirit.

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Sports
Three inducted to JC Parks & Rec Wall of Fame

Three inducted to JC Parks & Rec Wall of Fame

November 4th, 2014 9:43 pm by Joe Avento

Tom Dosser, Charlie Campbell and Phil Pindzola are the Class of 2014 for the Johnson City Parks and Recreation Department's Wall of Fame.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Fulmer impressed with job Torbush has done at ETSU

Fulmer impressed with job Torbush has done at ETSU

November 4th, 2014 9:41 pm by Joe Avento

When Phillip Fulmer helped East Tennessee State hire Carl Torbush to coach the university's new football team, he was pretty sure he got the right man for the job. Now, the former Tennessee coach and member of the College Football hall of Fame is certain.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Six Hendrick crew members penalized for fight

Six Hendrick crew members penalized for fight

November 4th, 2014 9:40 pm by AP

Brad Keselowski and Jeff Gordon avoided any penalty from NASCAR on Tuesday for their post-race fight at Texas. Two crew chiefs and four crew members from Hendrick Motorsports were punished for their roles in the brawl.

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Surging Vols confident bowl drought over

Surging Vols confident bowl drought over

November 4th, 2014 9:40 pm by AP

Tennessee is getting closer to a bowl bid that has eluded the program since the members of its heralded freshman class were still in ninth grade.

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Sports Sports Columns Jeff Birchfield NASCAR/Racing
NASCAR got just what it wanted in new format

NASCAR got just what it wanted in new format

November 4th, 2014 9:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Be careful what you wish for. You just might get it. The old phrase comes to mind with NASCAR's changes to its Sprint Cup playoff format.

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