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Volunteer's #1 fan: Ronnie Housewright 'just loves sports'

Volunteer's #1 fan: Ronnie Housewright 'just loves sports'

January 4th, 2015 10:00 am by Dave Ongie

"He's been around here longer than me," says Volunteer Athletic Director Jim Whalen. "I remember in '94 when I got hired, the first practice I had, Ronnie was there."

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Flacco, Ravens knock off Steelers

Flacco, Ravens knock off Steelers

January 4th, 2015 1:00 am by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

Joe Flacco tossed two second-half touchdowns and the Baltimore Ravens pulled away to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17 in the AFC wild-card game on Saturday night.

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Felgemacher scores 22 points and grabs 17 rebounds for Volunteer-- dressed entirely in pink

Felgemacher scores 22 points and grabs 17 rebounds for Volunteer-- dressed entirely in pink

January 4th, 2015 12:45 am by George Thwaites

Lady Falcons "Shoot For A Cure" in 47-24 win over Lee High. Volunteer boys turn the tables in second-half to absorb 29 points from Kemp Yeary and outlast the Generals 57-49.

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Local child's fight against cancer inspires area residents to roll up their sleeves

Local child's fight against cancer inspires area residents to roll up their sleeves

January 3rd, 2015 9:00 pm by Staff report

In honor of 5-year-old Mack Ward, a Rogersville resident who is currently being treated for Ewing's sarcoma, Meadowview community members are hosting a blood drive with Marsh Regional Blood Center on Monday.

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Newton, defense send Panthers past Cardinals 27-16

Newton, defense send Panthers past Cardinals 27-16

January 3rd, 2015 8:40 pm by STEVE REED, AP Sports Writer

Cam Newton threw for 198 yards and two touchdowns, Carolina's defense set an NFL record for fewest yards allowed in a postseason game, and the Panthers defeated the Arizona Cardinals 27-16 on Saturday.

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Opinion
Global response necessary to defeat Islamist terrorists

Global response necessary to defeat Islamist terrorists

January 3rd, 2015 7:30 pm by Editorial Board

All religions have fundamentalists who reject modern liberal interpretations of key theological tenets. But none are moved to such wanton violence as those who claim that Islam commands it.

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Man pleads guilty in 2012 Greene County killings

Man pleads guilty in 2012 Greene County killings

January 3rd, 2015 7:20 pm by Associated Press

GREENEVILLE — A 33-year-old man has pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree murder in the shooting deaths almost three years ago of an East Tennessee couple.

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Tenn. GOP spends $230K to help elect out-of-state candidates

Tenn. GOP spends $230K to help elect out-of-state candidates

January 3rd, 2015 6:00 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Republican Party spent $230,000 in the days leading up to the Nov. 4 election helping Senate candidates outside of the state.

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Motorcycle deaths are down sharply, NHTSA report says

Motorcycle deaths are down sharply, NHTSA report says

January 3rd, 2015 4:00 pm by By Charles Fleming, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Motorcycle fatalities on U.S. roadways dropped dramatically in 2013 for the first time since 2009.

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Vols see bright future after late-season surge

Vols see bright future after late-season surge

January 3rd, 2015 2:22 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee's 45-28 victory over Iowa in Friday's TaxSlayer Bowl capped a late-season surge in which the Vols won four of their last five games. The performance should raise expectations for Tennessee as it heads into next season.

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