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Witten headlines Carter County Hall of Fame class

Witten headlines Carter County Hall of Fame class

June 23rd, 2014 11:12 pm by Trey Williams

The Carter County Sports Hall of Fame landed quite a catch for its third annual class.Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten is among 20 new members who will be formally inducted Thursday at Elizabethton High School.

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Dead period has begun for local high schools

Dead period has begun for local high schools

June 23rd, 2014 10:30 pm by Douglas Fritz

The Walking Dead weeks are upon us.Ok, so I dramatize, but Sunday marked the beginning of the TSSAA-mandated Summer Dead Period (hey, they capitalized it, so I will, too).

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Gillis accepts challenge at tradition-rich Unicoi

Gillis accepts challenge at tradition-rich Unicoi

June 21st, 2014 8:11 pm by Douglas Fritz

When Chad Gillis begins his first season as Unicoi County's head baseball coach, he won't just be following a legend.

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Crockett alumni game set for Saturday

June 20th, 2014 8:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

David Crockett athletic director Josh Kite wants tonight's alumni game with North Greene to be both a celebration of the present as much as the past.

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Hardin takes over Elizabethton softball again

Hardin takes over Elizabethton softball again

June 18th, 2014 1:51 pm by Douglas Fritz

Ken Hardin was going to get back into softball anyway. He just upped his grade level a bit.

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Johnson County job brings Kerley back

Johnson County job brings Kerley back

June 17th, 2014 9:55 pm by Douglas Fritz

Johnson County went back to some glory days to find a new head football coach. Former standout quarterback Don Kerley was selected to replace Mike Atwood, who resigned last week after 16 years as the Longhorns' head coach.

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Don Kerley takes over as Johnson County's head football coach

June 17th, 2014 9:01 am by Douglas Fritz

Former standout quarterback Don Kerley was selected to replace Mike Atwood, who resigned last week after 16 years as the Longhorns' head coach.

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With season getting close, Longhorns looking for new coach

With season getting close, Longhorns looking for new coach

June 16th, 2014 7:44 pm by Douglas Fritz

With time running down to get things started for the 2014 football season, Johnson County finds itself in a somewhat awkward position for hiring a new head coach.

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TSSAA football playoffs should be kept simple

TSSAA football playoffs should be kept simple

June 12th, 2014 8:52 pm by Douglas Fritz

Here's an idea that could solve the TSSAA's seemingly endless problem with the football playoff system. It's simple, and nobody could complain at the end of the day.

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Former 'Toppers have pro options

Former 'Toppers have pro options

June 10th, 2014 7:12 pm by Trey Williams

Whether or not they elect to sign professional contracts this summer, two Senators got a vote of confidence via the Major League Baseball draft Saturday.

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