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A Grand Performance: D-B defends Tournament of Champions title

A Grand Performance: D-B defends Tournament of Champions title

October 19th, 2014 7:10 pm by Carmen Musick

The Dobyns-Bennett High School marching band is in the midst of what many consider the school's toughest competition season ever. And, so far, they're batting 1.000.

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Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega; Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated

Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega; Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated

October 19th, 2014 6:29 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

TALLADEGA, Ala. — Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway to earn an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race.

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Downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

Downtown master plan being worked on by city leaders

October 19th, 2014 6:00 pm by Matthew Lane

A unified master plan for downtown is in the works, one that will draw from many previous plans done over the years and hopefully culminate in a unified vision of what downtown should be for the next 20 years.

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McCoy rallies Redskins to 19-17 win over Titans

McCoy rallies Redskins to 19-17 win over Titans

October 19th, 2014 5:23 pm by JOSEPH WHITE, AP Sports Writer

LANDOVER, Md. — After Kirk Cousins was benched at halftime, Colt McCoy's first pass was a career-long 70-yarder that gave the Washington Redskins their first lead of the game.

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Police hunt for clues near where remains found in Virginia

Police hunt for clues near where remains found in Virginia

October 19th, 2014 5:01 pm by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

After finding remains that could be University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, authorities interviewed nearby residents and picked through leaves on the side of a sparsely populated highway.

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Three Eastman employees volunteer to be "Tennessee Promise" mentors

Three Eastman employees volunteer to be "Tennessee Promise" mentors

October 19th, 2014 4:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Mentors have become a key piece supporting Haslam's "Drive to 55" initiative to move the percentage of Tennesseans with a college degree or certificate from 32 percent today to 55 percent by 2025.

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Eagles' Sparks catches Bear with 323rd win

Eagles' Sparks catches Bear with 323rd win

October 19th, 2014 3:41 pm by Associated Press

Carson-Newman football coach Ken Sparks earned his 323rd victory Saturday to tie Paul "Bear" Bryant for sixth place on the NCAA's career victories list with the Eagles' 55-35 win over Tusculum.

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Report: Nashville songwriter Craft dies at 76

Report: Nashville songwriter Craft dies at 76

October 19th, 2014 3:40 pm by Associated Press

Nashville songwriter and Hall of Famer Paul Craft, who wrote such songs as ''Dropkick Me, Jesus (Through the Goalposts of Life)" and "It's Me Again, Margaret," has died in Tennessee at the age of 76, The Tennessean reported.

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CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team

CDC to revise Ebola protocol, services ready team

October 19th, 2014 3:18 pm by Associated Press

Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," and the Pentagon plans to form a team to assist medical staff in the United States, if needed.

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Northeast State in Johnson City slated to open in spring 2015

Northeast State in Johnson City slated to open in spring 2015

October 19th, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Johnson City teaching site, according to the website, will provide "improved access to Northeast State's programs and services to the citizens of Johnson City and Washington County."

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