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Fearsome Foursome's Deacon Jones dies at 74

Fearsome Foursome's Deacon Jones dies at 74

June 4th, 2013 4:45 am by Staff Report

David "Deacon" Jones, the Hall of Fame defensive end credited with terming the word "sack" for how he knocked down quarterbacks, died Monday night.

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No. 1 seed UNC survives in 13 innings

No. 1 seed UNC survives in 13 innings

June 4th, 2013 1:36 am by Associated Press

Cody Stubbs singled with the bases loaded in the 13th inning to help No. 1 overall seed North Carolina avoid a huge upset by edging Florida Atlantic 12-11 on Monday night in a wild regional championship game.

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Lady Vols suffer heartbreaking loss in first game of WCWS finals

Lady Vols suffer heartbreaking loss in first game of WCWS finals

June 4th, 2013 12:13 am by JEFF LATZKE, AP Sports Writer

Lauren Chamberlain hit a two-run home run down the left-field line in the bottom of the 12th inning, lifting top-seeded Oklahoma to a 5-3 win against Tennessee on Monday night.

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Heat blow out Pacers in Game 7, move on to face Spurs

Heat blow out Pacers in Game 7, move on to face Spurs

June 4th, 2013 12:05 am by TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer

MIAMI — Their season, their legacy, their reign atop the NBA was all at stake, and the Miami Heat responded in a manner befitting defending champions — with a blowout.

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Blaylock charged with vehicular homicide

Blaylock charged with vehicular homicide

June 3rd, 2013 9:39 pm by Associated Press

Former NBA All-Star Daron “Mookie” Blaylock has been charged with vehicular homicide arising from a head-on crash in suburban Atlanta.

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SW Virginia teams take aim at state titles

SW Virginia teams take aim at state titles

June 3rd, 2013 9:27 pm by Staff Report

While most schools in Virginia have already had their last day in the classroom, the action on the fields and courts is still in full swing with state champions to be crowned in baseball, softball, soccer and tennis this week.

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Racer Bloomquist accused of threats against employee

Racer Bloomquist accused of threats against employee

June 3rd, 2013 9:19 pm by Jeff Bobo

MOORESBURG — Legendary Late Model dirt racer Scott Bloomquist is under investigation by the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Department for allegedly threatening to shoot or drown an employee of his Mooresburg race shop last month.

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Freedom to Fish Act protects angling along Cumberland River dams

Freedom to Fish Act protects angling along Cumberland River dams

June 3rd, 2013 6:41 pm by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press

Anglers won their fight Monday to preserve access to prime fishing spots below dams along the Cumberland River in Kentucky and Tennessee, catching the attention of Congress and now President Barack Obama.

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Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Dover

Dave Ongie In the Rearview: Dover

June 3rd, 2013 4:30 pm by Dave Ongie

Tony Stewart is a lot like a bolt of lightning. You never know exactly when he’s going to strike, but the odds of it happening are much better once the weather heats up.

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Greeneville to honor native son with 'Allen Johnson and the J&J Race Team Day'

Greeneville to honor native son with 'Allen Johnson and the J&J Race Team Day'

June 3rd, 2013 3:30 pm by Staff Report

"Allen Johnson and the J&J Race Team Day" will be observed this week in Greeneville, and the public is invited to come out and greet the local NHRA star.

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