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Hernandez grand jury to hear from shooting victim

Hernandez grand jury to hear from shooting victim

July 5th, 2013 1:32 pm by Associated Press

A Connecticut man who says he lost an eye after being shot by Aaron Hernandez in February was ordered Friday to appear before a grand jury in Massachusetts that is considering the murder case against the former New England Patriots tight end.

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Gators QB Driskel signs with Red Sox

Gators QB Driskel signs with Red Sox

July 5th, 2013 1:15 am by Staff Report

Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel could take a swing at another sport. Driskel has signed with the Boston Red Sox but said he is committed to finishing his college career with the Gators and pursuing an NFL job.

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Greipel wins 6th stage, SAfrica’s Impey leads Tour

Greipel wins 6th stage, SAfrica’s Impey leads Tour

July 5th, 2013 12:21 am by JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press

MONTPELLIER, France (AP) — Stage 6 of the 100th Tour de France was a textbook demonstration of teamwork. An Australian deliberately handed over the race lead to help a teammate become the first South African to wear the famed yellow jersey.

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Rain forces cancellation of Friday's racing at Kingsport Speedway

Rain forces cancellation of Friday's racing at Kingsport Speedway

July 4th, 2013 8:59 pm by Pat Kenney

The five-division NASCAR Whelen All-American Series will now be held next Friday, July 12.

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K-Mets skyrocket to 20-4 win over Johnson City Cardinals

K-Mets skyrocket to 20-4 win over Johnson City Cardinals

July 4th, 2013 8:39 pm by Pat Kenney

Kingsport third baseman Pedro Perez had two homes runs and an amazing seven RBIs.

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Mother Nature becomes a player in Carter County Bank East Tennessee Amateur

July 4th, 2013 6:34 pm by Joe Avento, NET News Service

Elizabethton Golf Course received more than 2 1/2 inches of rain on Wednesday and it dodged much of Thursday’s predicted rain. But it figures not to be as lucky once the 54-hole tournament begins Friday.

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Strange Days: stripers and hybrids still in the river near Rogersville

Strange Days: stripers and hybrids still in the river near Rogersville

July 4th, 2013 3:59 pm by George Thwaites

A strong rockfish and hybrid bite in the Holston River in Rogersville has local angling experts scratching their heads.

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Virginia High's Wayne Rasnick retires from coaching

July 3rd, 2013 10:20 pm by George Thwaites

Rasnick is the second basketball coach to step down at Virginia High since the end of the school year.

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At Tour de France, Cavendish edges toward legends

At Tour de France, Cavendish edges toward legends

July 3rd, 2013 10:12 pm by JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press

MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Mark Cavendish will never be the greatest Tour de France rider, because he will never win the race five times like Eddy Merckx of Belgium and Frenchman Bernard Hinault. Still, the sprinter with thighs like thick hams could outdo b

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K-Mets wash-out rolled into Sunday twinbill

K-Mets wash-out rolled into Sunday twinbill

July 3rd, 2013 8:42 pm by George Thwaites

The Kingsport Mets’ scheduled Appalachian League baseball game with the Greeneville Astros was postponed Wednesday night due to inclement weather.

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