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Piece of my heart: JC man becomes first in Tenn. to receive world's smallest pacemaker

Piece of my heart: JC man becomes first in Tenn. to receive world's smallest pacemaker

September 27th, 2014 11:48 pm by Max Hrenda

In addition to becoming the first man in Tennessee to undergo a new cardiovascular surgery, a Vanderbilt University doctor said Joseph Nelson may have also become the first to receive the next standard in pacemaking technology.

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Pre-gaming 101: ETSU hosts tailgating event

Pre-gaming 101: ETSU hosts tailgating event - VIDEO

September 27th, 2014 11:42 pm by Tony Casey

Saturday's atmosphere was just right for what East Tennessee State University head football coach Carl Torbush has envisioned for the school's re-bloomed football program.

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Poor example: Church youth participate in poverty challenge to support poor, raise awareness

Poor example: Church youth participate in poverty challenge to support poor, raise awareness - VIDEO

September 27th, 2014 11:36 pm by Max Hrenda

To impart a sense of worldliness and charity onto local youths, Catholic organizations united to help teach them what it meant to live in poverty.

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Open Castle: Local group invites public to tour local castle

Open Castle: Local group invites public to tour local castle - VIDEO

September 27th, 2014 11:27 pm by Max Hrenda

In an effort to demonstrate how a local piece of property could serve as a home for the arts, members of a local nonprofit hoped to show the community that home could be a castle.

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'Toppers win Bristol Cross

September 27th, 2014 11:16 pm by George Thwaites

Science Hill placed three runners in the top 10 on its way to taking the varsity team title with 54 points in the 23rd running of the Bristol Cross at scenic Steele Creek Park in Bristol.

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'Toppers won respect in loss to Eagles

'Toppers won respect in loss to Eagles

September 27th, 2014 11:14 pm by Trey Williams

A quality loss sounds about as oxymoronic as growing smaller, but Science Hill looked awful good in a 45-42 loss at Brentwood Academy on Friday after suffering a pretty ugly 45-0 setback to the same Eagles program last year.

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Blue-Gold scrimmage ends in tie

Blue-Gold scrimmage ends in tie

September 27th, 2014 11:13 pm by Jeff Birchfield

As pleased as East Tennessee State football coach Carl Torbush was with his team following their first public scrimmage on Saturday, he was more impressed with the large crowd which turned out to see the Blue and Gold battle to a 21-21 tie.

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History, heritage celebrated at ETSU's Native American Festival

History, heritage celebrated at ETSU's Native American Festival - VIDEO

September 27th, 2014 11:09 pm by Tony Casey

East Tennessee State University's Quad was filled with members of the Cherokee Nation Saturday, displaying their works of art, performing songs and generally educating guests about their background.

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Scouting ahead: New Boy Scouts learn ropes at weekend campout

Scouting ahead: New Boy Scouts learn ropes at weekend campout

September 27th, 2014 10:59 pm by Carter Giegerich, Press Staff Writer

New members of the Sequoyah Council of the Boy Scouts of America got together this weekend for the their first camping experience.

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Gurley leads Georgia to 35-32 win over Vols

Gurley leads Georgia to 35-32 win over Vols

September 27th, 2014 6:58 pm by AP

Todd Gurley ran for a career-high 208 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yarder in the fourth quarter, as No. 12 Georgia bounced back from an early 10-0 deficit and held off gritty Tennessee 35-32 on Saturday.

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