Johnson City Press Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Pierce commits to ETSU reboot

Pierce commits to ETSU reboot

January 28th, 2014 7:08 pm by Trey Williams

Former Science Hill running back Chance Pierce told ETSU head coach Carl Torbush on Tuesday that he was committing to the Buccaneers football program.

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Dillon excited to be racing famous car

Dillon excited to be racing famous car

January 28th, 2014 6:24 pm by Jeff Birchfield

In three weeks, the No. 3 Chevrolet will return to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for the first time in 13 years when car owner Richard Childress' grandson Austin Dillon will take the wheel at the Daytona 500.

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Patrick feeling pressure to perform

Patrick feeling pressure to perform

January 28th, 2014 6:24 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Starting her second full season in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series and third season overall, Danica Patrick admitted the pressure comes from all directions on Tuesday at the 32nd annual NASCAR Sprint Media Tour.

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McElwee named Unicoi coach

McElwee named Unicoi coach

January 28th, 2014 6:22 pm by Douglas Fritz

Unicoi County named Robert McElwee its new head football coach on Tuesday.

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Snow wipes out prep basketball action

Snow wipes out prep basketball action

January 28th, 2014 1:40 pm by Douglas Fritz

Included in the direct hit was David Crockett's home games against Volunteer. They were rescheduled for Wednesday.

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City company to sponsor car at Daytona

January 27th, 2014 9:51 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Johnson City-based Borla Exhaust announced Monday it has signed on as primary sponsor for the No. 83 BK Racing Toyota at the Daytona 500 and four more Sprint Cup races to be announced for the 2014 season.

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Stewart ready to race, but still not 100 percent

Stewart ready to race, but still not 100 percent

January 27th, 2014 9:49 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tony Stewart is ready to go back racing, even though the three-time NASCAR champion admits he’s physically not back to 100 percent after breaking his leg in a race in August.

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New Stewart-Haas members insist team will thrive

New Stewart-Haas members insist team will thrive

January 27th, 2014 9:49 pm by Jeff Birchfield

How long can the four drivers at Stewart-Haas Racing get along before it all blows up? It was the first question asked in a press conference at the 32nd annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Media Tour.

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Title or not, Tarter already one of the best

Title or not, Tarter already one of the best

January 27th, 2014 9:47 pm by Douglas Fritz

Tianna Tarter and the Science Hill's girls basketball team are once again good enough to threaten for a state championship, but the Lady 'Toppers senior point guard doesn't need a state title to prove she's one the best.

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KGG delivers late for Bucs

KGG delivers late for Bucs

January 25th, 2014 10:35 pm by Kelly Hodge

ETSU senior Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard scored seven of his team’s last 11 points, capping the effort with the winning basket with eight seconds left in a 76-75 thriller against Jacksonville.

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