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Rally falls short as Cloudland's season ends against Coalfield

November 15th, 2014 12:09 am by Gene Renfro

Cloudland saw its season come to an end when Coalfield captured an ice cold 38-28 victory in the second round of the TSSAA 1A playoffs Friday.

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Sports ETSU Sports
Tarter scores 21 to lift Lady Bucs in opener

Tarter scores 21 to lift Lady Bucs in opener

November 15th, 2014 12:06 am by Staff Report

Freshman point guard Tianna Tarter scored a game-high 21 points in her regular-season collegiate debut as ETSU's women beat Asheville 81-68.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Crafton first to win back-to-back Truck Series titles

Crafton first to win back-to-back Truck Series titles

November 15th, 2014 12:00 am by AP

Matt Crafton made it back-to-back Truck Series championships, clinching the title with a ninth-place finish Friday night at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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News Local News Jonesborough
Downtown construction, revitalization paves way for USA Today salute to Jonesborough

Downtown construction, revitalization paves way for USA Today salute to Jonesborough

November 14th, 2014 10:36 pm by Max Hrenda

Despite undergoing multiple changes and renovation to its downtown area, the town of Jonesborough hasn't lost any of its Southern charm, according to a national newspaper.

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Sports UT Sports
Moore sparks No. 4 Lady Vols past Penn

Moore sparks No. 4 Lady Vols past Penn

November 14th, 2014 10:06 pm by AP

Nia Moore had 24 points and 14 rebounds to set career highs in both categories as the short-handed Lady Volunteers opened the season Friday with a 97-52 victory over Penn.

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Sports UT Sports
Johnson leads No. 15 VCU past Tennessee

Johnson leads No. 15 VCU past Tennessee

November 14th, 2014 10:04 pm by AP

Melvin Johnson scored 20 of his 23 points in the decisive first half and No. 15 Virginia Commonwealth defeated Tennessee 85-69 Friday night in the Veterans Classic.

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Sports UT Sports
Jones, Stoops at same level with rebuilding programs

Jones, Stoops at same level with rebuilding programs

November 14th, 2014 10:01 pm by AP

Kentucky coach Mark Stoops sees a number of similarities between his team and Tennessee. The comparisons are inevitable because both teams recruited well after disappointing 2013 seasons and rely heavily on underclassmen.

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News Local News Washington County
A policy of no policy: Washington County committee votes to cut commissioner benefits

A policy of no policy: Washington County committee votes to cut commissioner benefits

November 14th, 2014 9:42 pm by Gary B. Gray

The Employee Compensation and Benefits Committee on Thursday voted to move two resolutions to the County Commission that would end both health and life insurance benefits March 31.

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News Local News High schools Elizabethton
500,000th & Goal: $1/2M donation to kick off construction for Elizabethton High football stadium

500,000th & Goal: $1/2M donation to kick off construction for Elizabethton High football stadium

November 14th, 2014 9:25 pm by John Thompson

Board members also approved a guarantee from the construction managers, Goins, Rash and Cain, that the maximum price of the stadium will be $4.3 million.

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News Regional & National
Man charged with killing three people in car crash found not guilty

Man charged with killing three people in car crash found not guilty

November 14th, 2014 9:17 pm by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News Sentinel

A Sevier County jury has acquitted a Maryville man of vehicular homicide by reason of too little sleep.

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