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Model pilots: Johnson City Radio Controllers gear down at Bowser Ridge Landfill

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Model pilots: Johnson City Radio Controllers gear down at Bowser Ridge Landfill

October 24th, 2014 10:00 pm by Gary B. Gray

Pilots have been flying premier model aircraft across the skies at the city-owned Bowser Ridge Landfill for 20 years, and Johnson City Radio Controllers will hold its ground at that location for at least another five years thanks to a lease extension appr

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Blanket statement: S.D. woman crafted quilt for local veteran

Blanket statement: S.D. woman crafted quilt for local veteran

October 24th, 2014 9:44 pm by Nathan Baker

A South Dakota woman was the answer to a local mystery uncovered this week by a Greene County veteran.

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Harvard professor offers guideposts for pursuit of happiness

Harvard professor offers guideposts for pursuit of happiness

October 24th, 2014 9:38 pm by Tony Casey

A Harvard professor told an ETSU crowd his research suggested that having children makes people less happy.

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ETSU basketball team pays a visit to the Boys & Girls Club

October 25th, 2014 10:36 am by Joe Avento

The Bucs spent Saturday morning putting on a clinic for some kids at the Boys & Girls Club.

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'Toppers get past Boone after slow start

'Toppers get past Boone after slow start

October 24th, 2014 11:54 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill was shut out in the first quarter for the first time this season at Daniel Boone, but the Hilltoppers found their stride in a 56-7 win over the Trailblazers.

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Cyclones overcome rough start to beat Devils

Cyclones overcome rough start to beat Devils

October 24th, 2014 11:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

Midway through the second quarter, Elizabethton was only up by one score but the Cyclones overcame their looking-ahead-to-Sullivan-South blues for a 43-7 win over Unicoi County.

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Vikings push past Crockett

Vikings push past Crockett

October 24th, 2014 11:49 pm by Jeff Birchfield

For the most part, David Crockett was able to shut down Tennessee High's offense in the first half , but the Vikings broke through with enough big plays for a 27-14 win.

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Rebels get past 'Horns to set up Three Rivers showdown

October 24th, 2014 11:48 pm by Gene Renfro

Sullivan South remained perfect in the Three Rivers Conference and set up a showdown for the league title next week with a 42-12 win over Johnson County.

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Ford's play sparks Hampton to win

October 24th, 2014 11:45 pm by Staff Report

Dylan Ford returned a blocked South Greene field goal attempt for a touchdown and Hampton scored the final 31 points in a 47-10 victory in a high school football game.

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Sheriff: Man found near Backbone Rock killed himself

Sheriff: Man found near Backbone Rock killed himself

October 24th, 2014 10:04 pm by Staff Report

Johnson County Sheriff Mike Reece said a man whose body was found near the Backbone Rock Recreation Center died from an apparent suicide.

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Medical histories out front during senior center's Flashback Friday

Medical histories out front during senior center's Flashback Friday

October 24th, 2014 9:50 pm by Tony Casey

When Julia Martin's father, Dr. Bowman, used to go out on house calls, she and her sisters would go along, oftentimes playing doctor as their father did anything but play.

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