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Boat-O-Rama! Unicoi Co. high school students learn about life on the lake - VIDEO

Boat-O-Rama! Unicoi Co. high school students learn about life on the lake - VIDEO

May 14th, 2014 12:14 pm by Tony Casey

Seniors had their yearly senior picnic at Winged Deer Park and were given the opportunity to tour the lake all the way to the Tennessee Valley Authority's dam and back.

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Mentoring Marathon

May 11th, 2014 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Runners traveled from Winged Deer Park to Bristol Motor Speedway and back in the Inaugural Mentoring Marathon. J Penny was the class of the field.

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Penny wins inaugural running of Mentoring Marathon

Penny wins inaugural running of Mentoring Marathon

May 10th, 2014 11:02 pm by Trey Williams

Marathon man J Penny was dominant Saturday. He even beat the bicycle that was initially helping secure his route along Highway 11-E.

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Two new bass fishing records confirmed by TWRA

Two new bass fishing records confirmed by TWRA

May 5th, 2014 10:33 am by Contributed to the Press

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has confirmed a pair of state fishing records, one for a recently caught Alabama bass and another for a spotted bass caught three years ago.

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What kind of snake is this?

What kind of snake is this?

April 28th, 2014 3:29 pm by Gary B. Gray

This snake was spotted in tree in Unicoi County.

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Activities, whether outdoors, otherwise, abound this weekend

Activities, whether outdoors, otherwise, abound this weekend

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

If sunshine on your shoulders makes you want to get out of the house this weekend to do something, many groups are holding functions that benefit and clean up the region.

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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

April 18th, 2014 11:05 am by Associated Press

An injured survivor told his relatives that the path up the mountain was unstable just before the avalanche. As soon as the avalanche hit, rescuers, guides and climbers rushed to help.

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Bear attacks spark debate: Kill them, or leave them alone?

Bear attacks spark debate: Kill them, or leave them alone?

April 18th, 2014 10:29 am by Stephen Hudak, Orlando Sentinel (MCT)

"I think the fear of God needs to be put back into them."

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Man in serious condition after falling 150 yards from Knoxville overlook

Man in serious condition after falling 150 yards from Knoxville overlook

April 17th, 2014 8:49 am by Knoxville News-Sentinel

The unidentified man in his 20s was taken to the University of Tennessee Medical Center after being rescued about 6:30 a.m., according to Knoxville Fire Department spokesman Capt. D.J. Corcoran.

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Where's BooBoo? Bear trap placed in city to be removed, for now, due to inactivity

Where's BooBoo? Bear trap placed in city to be removed, for now, due to inactivity

April 15th, 2014 11:14 am by Staff Reports

For the past several days, TWRA officials have been attempting to trap a black bear that has reportedly been causing problems around the North North Street and Sherwood Forest area of Johnson City.

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