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Vols bench QB Worley, give Peterman start against Gators

Vols bench QB Worley, give Peterman start against Gators

September 21st, 2013 1:40 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee has benched quarterback Justin Worley after three games, giving Nathan Peterman his first career start.

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Obama to GOP: End brinkmanship on budget, debt

Obama to GOP: End brinkmanship on budget, debt

September 21st, 2013 1:39 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is appealing to the public anew to pressure Congress to stop undermining his health care law through measures that would threaten a government shutdown or a default on the government's debts.

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Sports Regional & National
Update: Car slams into cyclists during N.H. ride, killing 2

Update: Car slams into cyclists during N.H. ride, killing 2

September 21st, 2013 1:19 pm by Associated Press

A car slammed into a group of bicyclists Saturday during an annual ride along the New England coastline, killing two riders and injuring two others, police said.

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JC man charged in bathtub killing due in court

JC man charged in bathtub killing due in court

September 21st, 2013 1:13 pm by Associated Press

A Johnson City man granted a new trial in the drowning his wife in a bathtub is due in court in the coming week.

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Jailer arrested, smoke shop sentencing and more this week in crime

Jailer arrested, smoke shop sentencing and more this week in crime

September 21st, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A review of the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Sept. 13 through Sept. 20.

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Cougars win kicking game, Vikings win everything else

Cougars win kicking game, Vikings win everything else

September 20th, 2013 11:59 pm by George Thwaites

Tennessee High wide receiver Adam Mitchell had five catches for a school-record 189 yards and four touchdowns, all in the first half, and the Vikings overwhelmed Sullivan Central 46-3 in Big 7 Conference action

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Union Bears ramble past J.I. Burton Raiders

Union Bears ramble past J.I. Burton Raiders

September 20th, 2013 11:58 pm by Greg Peters

Union overcame a slow first quarter Friday evening at Lawson-Kitschko stadium and made its way to a 48-8 win over J.I. Burton.

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Sports Local News
Drug charge against former ETSU basketball player dismissed

Drug charge against former ETSU basketball player dismissed

September 20th, 2013 11:50 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Washington County Criminal Court judge said it was unconstitutional for a college postal employee to open a student’s package, which led to that student’s being charged with possession of marijuana for resale.

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Sage-led Lee takes OT win over Eastside

Sage-led Lee takes OT win over Eastside

September 20th, 2013 11:12 pm by Dave Ongie

Lee High got a 5-yard touchdown run from quarterback Houston Sage in overtime and Lee’s defense stopped Eastside cold to put the wraps on a 27-20 victory at Five Star Stadium on Friday night.

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Sullivan officials try to head off Cedar Grove auction

September 20th, 2013 10:54 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Two Sullivan County commissioners launched separate efforts Friday to prompt action to stop what one described as a hastily hatched plan to offer a former county school for public auction within the next 30 days.

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