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Alumni football game OK'd despite BOE member concerns about player injury, death

Alumni football game OK'd despite BOE member concerns about player injury, death

July 11th, 2014 5:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

As the Hawkins County BOE was preparing to take its vote, board member Bob Larkins interjected some concerns about the game, and whether it is something the board should be involved in.

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ETSU women's soccer bolsters back line with addition of Murua-Astorquiza

ETSU women's soccer bolsters back line with addition of Murua-Astorquiza

July 11th, 2014 2:15 pm by Staff Report

The East Tennessee State women's soccer team has added a weapon to its back line: Garazi Murua-Astorquiza of Getxo, Spain.

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Almost there: Virginia-Wise gets OK for provisional NCAA D-II year

Almost there: Virginia-Wise gets OK for provisional NCAA D-II year

July 11th, 2014 1:40 pm by Staff Report

Virginia-Wise is now just one step from being a full NCAA Division II member. The Cavaliers have been approved for their provisional year in the D-II membership process, the college announced Friday.

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LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

LeBron James says he's returning to Cavaliers

July 11th, 2014 12:30 pm by TIM REYNOLDS, AP Sports Writers; TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writers

LeBron James tells Sports Illustrated that he's decided to go home. It's a move that would have seemed unfathomable four years ago, after the venomous fallout that followed his decision to leave Cleveland for the Miami Heat.

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Gate City Sports Safety meeting set for July 29

Gate City Sports Safety meeting set for July 29

July 11th, 2014 10:45 am by Staff Report

Gate City High School will hold its Sports Safety meeting on Tuesday, July 29, assistant principal/athletic director Brent Roberts announced Friday.

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As LeBron decides, Miami and Cleveland wait

As LeBron decides, Miami and Cleveland wait

July 11th, 2014 6:40 am by TIM REYNOLDS and TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writers

When it comes to LeBron James, all that's certain is this: One fan base is about to feel scorned, and other is about to feel absolute joy.

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Aaron Harang helps Braves snap five-game skid in 3-1 win over Mets

Aaron Harang helps Braves snap five-game skid in 3-1 win over Mets

July 11th, 2014 6:37 am by By David O'Brien, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (MCT)

Saddled with a four-game losing streak and facing the possibility of being swept by the Mets a four-game series for the first time since 1989, the Braves had the right guy on the mound Thursday in veteran Aaron Harang.

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No players taken in NFL's supplemental draft

No players taken in NFL's supplemental draft

July 11th, 2014 6:35 am by Associated Press

The supplemental draft allows qualified underclassmen who did not request early entry into the regular draft to have a chance at entering the NFL.

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Twins brew up self-serve beer for All Star Game

Twins brew up self-serve beer for All Star Game

July 11th, 2014 6:14 am by KYLE POTTER, Associated Press

Just in time for the Home Run Derby, Target Field in Minneapolis put in two self-serve beer machines in the stands behind first and third base, letting thirsty fans pick a brew, pour and pay by the ounce.

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K-Mets strike early, can't hold off Elizabethton

K-Mets strike early, can't hold off Elizabethton

July 10th, 2014 10:33 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport's Pedro Perez launched a two-run homer in the top of the first inning, but the Elizabethton Twins recovered to win 4-2.

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