Johnson City Press Friday, August 22, 2014
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Almirola latest surprise winner at Daytona

Almirola latest surprise winner at Daytona

July 8th, 2014 7:34 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Upon examination, Aric Almirola's surprising win in Sunday's Coke Zero 400 wasn't that much of a surprise.

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Twins thump Cardinals

Twins thump Cardinals

July 8th, 2014 12:15 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton eventually worked its way to a 15-7 victory in an Appalachian League baseball game Monday night at Cardinal Park.

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Seven-on-seven magic numbers for football teams

July 7th, 2014 10:18 pm by Douglas Fritz

Seven-on-seven football is the top choice for the next couple of weeks as teams await the July 28 start of full practice.

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'Glory Days' hoops camp to feature former Bucs

'Glory Days' hoops camp to feature former Bucs

July 7th, 2014 10:17 pm by Trey Williams

New David Crockett girls coach Marty Story will be one of the instructors, as will former ETSU players Keith "Mister" Jennings, Greg Dennis, Calvin Talford and James "Pooh" Abrams.

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Nine top NASCAR team owners form Race Team Alliance

Nine top NASCAR team owners form Race Team Alliance

July 7th, 2014 4:17 pm by AP

The goals of the RTA include lowering costs for NASCAR teams and creating one voice on issues facing the teams. Kauffman insisted the RTA is not a union.

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Two Kingsport Mets players face drag racing charges

Two Kingsport Mets players face drag racing charges

July 7th, 2014 4:12 pm by AP

Kingsport police say they stopped the players going over 100 mph just after midnight Friday morning.

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Leeper seeking support from hometown in effort to be on front of Wheaties box

Leeper seeking support from hometown in effort to be on front of Wheaties box

July 7th, 2014 12:13 pm by J.H. Osborne, NET News Service

If you want to see a local hero on the Wheaties box - a spot traditionally held by star athletes - the clock is ticking to cast your vote for Blake Leeper.

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Ratliff wins ETA in record fashion

Ratliff wins ETA in record fashion

July 6th, 2014 10:08 pm by Joe Avento

Cayman Ratliff saved his best for last, and boy, his best was pretty spectacular.

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Johnson City hammers Elizabethton

Johnson City hammers Elizabethton

July 6th, 2014 10:02 pm by Trey Williams

The Johnson City Cardinals batted around and around while driving the Elizabethton Twins' deficit to dizzying heights in the first inning Sunday.

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Almirola puts No. 43 back in victory lane

Almirola puts No. 43 back in victory lane

July 6th, 2014 9:58 pm by AP

Almirola won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway on Sunday, putting Petty's famed blue car back on top for the first time since 1999.

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