Johnson City Press Saturday, October 25, 2014
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Blaney pulls past Busch on restart for Nationwide win

Blaney pulls past Busch on restart for Nationwide win

August 23rd, 2014 12:03 am by Jeff Birchfield

Ryan Blaney bested Kyle Busch on a restart with six laps to go and held off a final charge to win Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Cyclones crush Trailblazers, 49-0

Cyclones crush Trailblazers, 49-0

August 23rd, 2014 12:02 am by Douglas Fritz

Elizabethton rolled to a 49-0 mercy-rule whipping of the Trailblazers in the high school football season opener for both teams Friday night at Hale Stadium.

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E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

E-Twins top Appy League All-Star team

August 23rd, 2014 12:00 am by Joe Avento

Elizabethton's Max Murphy was voted the Appalachian League's player of the year, while teammate Felix Jorge was chosen the top pitcher and Ray Smith was the manager of the year.

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Benfield's TD gives Cloudland win over Avery County

August 22nd, 2014 11:59 pm by Gene Renfro

The weather could not stop Cloudland Friday night at Avery County as the Highlanders came away with a 6-0 win over their border rival.

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Jones carries Bulldogs to win over Blue Devils

August 22nd, 2014 11:58 pm by Curtis Carden

Hampton rode the strong arm of junior quarterback Coby Jones with three passing touchdowns to a 48-12 victory over Unicoi County in the season opener for both teams Friday night.

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Harvick captures pole for Night Race

Harvick captures pole for Night Race

August 22nd, 2014 8:33 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kevin Harvick turned the fastest lap ever in a stock car at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night to earn the pole for tonight's IRWIN Tools Night Race.

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Food City 500 will move to April

Food City 500 will move to April

August 22nd, 2014 7:35 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's official: The Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway will move to April 19 in 2015.

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Busch looks to add more highlights

Busch looks to add more highlights

August 22nd, 2014 7:32 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kurt Busch has already provided one of the top highlights of the 2014 Sprint Cup season on the short tracks. Now, he wants to add another highlight at Bristol Motor Speedway where he has five wins.

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Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

Whitaker remembered as a tough competitor

August 22nd, 2014 7:30 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Legendary NASCAR car owner Ed Whitaker died Friday morning in Bristol. He was 76.

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