Johnson City Press Friday, March 27, 2015
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Graves helps Lady Vols hold off Pittsburgh, 77-67

Graves helps Lady Vols hold off Pittsburgh, 77-67

March 23rd, 2015 11:01 pm by the Associated Press

The second-seeded Lady Vols (29-5) improved to 56-0 in NCAA Tournament home games and advanced to a Spokane Region semifinal Saturday against No. 11 seed Gonzaga (26-7).

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Crockett knocks off Science Hill

Crockett knocks off Science Hill

March 23rd, 2015 10:57 pm by Gene Renfro

David Crockett gave Science Hill double trouble in a 3-1 Big 7 softball win over Science Hill Monday.

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East tops Unicoi in baseball

East tops Unicoi in baseball

March 23rd, 2015 10:56 pm by Ivan Sanders

Hunter Stratton (2-1) tossed a masterful seven-inning, 10-strikeout complete game.

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Lady Toppers excited about tourney

Lady Toppers excited about tourney

March 23rd, 2015 10:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

With a field of 20 teams and a location of Winged Deer Park, Science Hill head coach Jerry Higgins said he likes what he's seeing for this year's event.

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Package stores, liquor-by-the drink regulations now on tap in Erwin

Package stores, liquor-by-the drink regulations now on tap in Erwin

March 23rd, 2015 10:07 pm by Brad Hicks

The establishment of retail package stores and a new comprehensive alcoholic beverage ordinance are now on tap for the town of Erwin

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Jonesborough seniors center exceeds predicted budget, extra $700,000 bond passed

Jonesborough seniors center exceeds predicted budget, extra $700,000 bond passed

March 23rd, 2015 10:01 pm by Jessica Fuller

The Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen passed a unanimous $700,000 bond resolution to complete the new seniors center, though not without some resignation.

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Washington County Commission not ready to join Board of Education in liquor revenue suit against city

Washington County Commission not ready to join Board of Education in liquor revenue suit against city

March 23rd, 2015 9:59 pm by Gary B. Gray

Ten months after filing suit against Johnson City to retrieve millions of dollars derived from liquor-by-the-drink tax collections, an attorney representing the Washington County Board of Education unsuccessfully made a pitch to bring the County Commissio

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Top U.S. men's canoe and kayak athletes show how it's done

Top U.S. men's canoe and kayak athletes show how it's done

March 23rd, 2015 9:57 pm by Tony Casey

Some of the United States' top kayak and canoe athletes have been working out at the U.S. Olympic Training Site at East Tennessee State University this week to help develop a training plan that will benefit national teams for years to come.

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Awareness week set to make construction, maintenance work zones safer

Awareness week set to make construction, maintenance work zones safer

March 23rd, 2015 9:54 pm by Tony Casey

Just a few inches of concrete, some bright orange cones and trust in motorists who are often driving by at rates exceeding 65 mph are the only things keeping construction and maintenance workers safe on highways across the country.

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After shooting ex-wife, ex-cop tells her he loves her

After shooting ex-wife, ex-cop tells her he loves her

March 23rd, 2015 9:48 pm by Bob Fowler, Knoxville News Sentinel

After ex-cop Jeremy Alex Gambrell allegedly shot his ex-wife Jenny Gambrell several times Saturday afternoon, he held her hand, apologized to her and told her that he loved her, according to an arrest warrant.

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