Johnson City Press Wednesday, August 27, 2014
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Johnson County football has family atmosphere

Johnson County football has family atmosphere

August 11th, 2014 6:42 am by Joe Avento

First-year head coach Don Kerley inherited a team with five of his nephews. In addition, his twin brother, Tom, will be the defensive coordinator.

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Greeneville Marlins produce college players

Greeneville Marlins produce college players

August 11th, 2014 6:00 am by Trey Williams

The travel-baseball Greeneville Marlins met Sunday at Metro Kiwanis Park, a last gathering before they scatter to college programs after a decade of dugout camaraderie.

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Cardinals see winning streak come to an end

Cardinals see winning streak come to an end

August 10th, 2014 11:02 pm by Douglas Fritz

"Horrible," said Cardinals manager Johnny Rodriguez. "It was the worst game we've played all year."

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Update: Tony Stewart won't race in wake of crash that killed other driver

Update: Tony Stewart won't race in wake of crash that killed other driver

August 10th, 2014 10:25 am by Associated Press

The decision comes hours after Stewart struck and killed a driver who was walking on a dirt track during a race on Saturday night.

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Rain-shortened win moves Cards into second place

Rain-shortened win moves Cards into second place

August 9th, 2014 10:40 pm by Jeff Birchfield

A downpour in the middle of the seventh inning delayed Johnson City's planned fireworks show Saturday night after its game with the Burlington Royals. For those who left earlier, the Cardinals had already provided plenty of pop in a rain-shortened 6-3 win

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Twins fall short in sweep attempt

Twins fall short in sweep attempt

August 9th, 2014 10:39 pm by Gene Renfro

The Elizabethton Twins went for a sweep over the Danville Braves, but the visitors had different ideas Saturday and left the Appalachian League West Division leader with an 11-1 loss.

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Jones: Vols make progress in scrimmage

Jones: Vols make progress in scrimmage

August 9th, 2014 10:37 pm by AP

Butch Jones saw plenty of improvement Saturday during Tennessee's first scrimmage. The scrimmage was closed to the media, but Jones and selected players spoke to reporters afterward.

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White gives Science Hill increased flexibility

White gives Science Hill increased flexibility

August 9th, 2014 10:37 pm by Trey Williams

Science Hill receiver Mikey White is catching on quickly at running back. The Toppers looked like they'll be capable of traveling by land or air during Monday's scrimmage against Sullivan South, and you could see that White is one of the primary reasons.

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Getting to call Earl a friend was blessing

Getting to call Earl a friend was blessing

August 9th, 2014 10:36 pm by Trey Williams

Pauletta Pierce introduced herself at God's Corner thrift store around this time last year, and she made a suggestion that was simply divine.

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Turgeon leads Cards' rally in 8th

Turgeon leads Cards' rally in 8th

August 8th, 2014 11:21 pm by Douglas Fritz

Casey Turgeon hit an RBI single to break a tie game in the bottom of the eighth and give the Johnson City Cardinals a 6-5 win over Burlington Friday night at Cardinal Park.

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