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Sports NASCAR/Racing
BMS Night Race up there with the best says Punch

BMS Night Race up there with the best says Punch

August 21st, 2014 10:49 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Dr. Jerry Punch understands the slogan, "There's racing and then there's Bristol."

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Jones catching on quickly in Nationwide Series

Jones catching on quickly in Nationwide Series

August 21st, 2014 10:48 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Erik Jones, an 18-year-old from Michigan, is competing in Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday after making NASCAR history last season.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Keselowski wins delayed Truck race

Keselowski wins delayed Truck race

August 21st, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Brad Keselowski passed defending race champion Kyle Busch with 75 laps to go and held off Busch's teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. in the UNOH 200. It was his first Truck Series win in 62 starts.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Bayne still has hopes for Nationwide title

Bayne still has hopes for Nationwide title

August 21st, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Trevor Bayne is currently sixth in the Nationwide Series point standings. He trails Chase Elliott by 52 points entering tonight's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Sports High schools

Trailblazers keep focus on Thomas

August 21st, 2014 10:44 pm by Douglas Fritz

There's no need trying to spend time telling Jeremy Jenkins where the focus of his defense will be tonight. He knows all about Ethan Thomas.

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Videos Education ETSU
Moving in: Students take first step in college living

Moving in: Students take first step in college living - VIDEO

August 21st, 2014 9:56 pm by David Floyd

Hordes of college students flocked to East Tennessee State University's campus Thursday for freshmen move-in day. Incoming freshmen and their parents were scrambling around Davis, Governors and Centennial Halls searching for bins, moving items and filling

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News Community Local News
Bright's Zoo waits for news on cause of baby giraffe's death

Bright's Zoo waits for news on cause of baby giraffe's death

August 21st, 2014 9:47 pm by Max Hrenda

Less than two weeks after its birth at a local zoo, a baby reticulated giraffe has died.

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News Local News
City accepts bid for business development/flood mitigation site

City accepts bid for business development/flood mitigation site

August 21st, 2014 9:43 pm by Gary B. Gray

The City Commission started the ball rolling Thursday on a potential $5 million commercial development along West State of Franklin Road that would come with additional storm water storage at no cost to the city.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment

Gallery: Tractor pull at the Appalachian Fair

August 21st, 2014 9:36 pm by Staff Report

Tractor drivers weren't the only ones to put themselves on display during Thursday evening's tractor pull at the Appalachian Fair.

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Lockdown lifted after police say bomb rumors all smoke, no fire

Lockdown lifted after police say bomb rumors all smoke, no fire

August 21st, 2014 9:18 pm by John Thompson

Chief of Police Greg Workman said Thursday that after an extensive investigation, his department found there was "no legitimate threat" to Elizabethton City Schools after the schools were on a "soft" lockdown for most of the day Wednesday after rumors beg

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