Johnson City Press Friday, December 19, 2014
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ETSU trainer overcomes broken neck to complete triathlon

ETSU trainer overcomes broken neck to complete triathlon

October 1st, 2014 9:56 pm by Joe Avento

Brian Johnston, ETSU's head athletic trainer, overcame the effects of a broken neck to compete in the Ironman Triathlon on Sunday in Chattanooga. And he accomplished his goal of finishing the race that included a 2.4-mile swim, a 116-mile bike ride and a

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Drivers worried about next round of NASCAR's Chase

Drivers worried about next round of NASCAR's Chase

October 1st, 2014 9:53 pm by AP

Drivers have been fretting for weeks about the second round of NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, the three-race stretch that begins Sunday at Kansas Speedway ends on Oct. 19 at Talladega Superspeedway, where four drivers will be booted from

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Homecoming queen is king on the gridiron

Homecoming queen is king on the gridiron

October 1st, 2014 11:55 am by By Tim Chambers. The Tomahawk

Johnson County has produced a lot of quality athletes over the years but one girl's "Destiny" could be headed for stardom.

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ETSU to hold homecoming Wizard Run 5K

ETSU to hold homecoming Wizard Run 5K

October 1st, 2014 11:10 am by Contributed

Participants are invited to dress as a favorite wizard or magical character from literature or film.

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Freshman, transfers hope to take Bucs to new heights

Freshman, transfers hope to take Bucs to new heights

September 30th, 2014 9:50 pm by Joe Avento

Murry Bartow always says there is one thing you can't coach - size. And for the first time in quite a few years, the East Tennessee State basketball coach will have some serious height at his disposal.

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Teams, fans navigating new format

Teams, fans navigating new format

September 30th, 2014 9:48 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Three races down and they've hit the reset button. Many people have asked about NASCAR's new championship format so hopefully this will make things as simple as possible.

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Hunter, Reeves wrap up title at Blackthorn Club

Hunter, Reeves wrap up title at Blackthorn Club

September 30th, 2014 9:46 pm by Pat Kenney

After opening with a 13-under-par 59 on Monday in the first round of the PGA Tennessee Section E-Z-Go Pro-Pro at The Blackthorn Club at the Ridges, Knoxville's Braxton Hunter and Jake Reeves knew they just had to take care of business Tuesday and they wou

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Gators' next stretch could define season

Gators' next stretch could define season

September 30th, 2014 9:43 pm by AP

Florida coach Will Muschamp calls every game a must-win. Following a lopsided loss at Alabama, it's really starting to look and feel that way for Muschamp and the Gators.

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Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

September 30th, 2014 3:41 pm by JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press

This is Phelps' second DUI charge in Maryland.

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Tennessee Supreme Court won't hear TSSAA's appeal over open records law

Tennessee Supreme Court won't hear TSSAA's appeal over open records law

September 30th, 2014 9:52 am by Associated Press

The case stems from a lawsuit filed after the TSSAA refused to turn over records to the now-defunct Nashville City Paper.

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