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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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Sports High schools

'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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State appeals judge's ruling on TennCare delays

State appeals judge's ruling on TennCare delays

September 27th, 2014 1:28 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Tennessee is asking a federal appeals court to overturn a ruling that TennCare must provide applicants with a fair hearing if it cannot process their requests on time.

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Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

September 27th, 2014 1:25 pm by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press

A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

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