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Conservation group to host fundraiser dinner in Johnson City

Conservation group to host fundraiser dinner in Johnson City

 

The Appalachian Highlands Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS) will host its 18th Annual Sportsmen’s Banquet on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Holiday Inn, 101 W. Springbrook Drive, Johnson City, TN, beginning with a reception party at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m.

VolQuest.com: Dooley departure not matter of if, but when

VolQuest.com: Dooley departure not matter of if, but when

According to WBIR contributor VolQuest.com, it is not a matter of if Tennessee will seek its fourth head football coach since 2008, but when.

This reports follows a 51-48 four-overtime loss to the Missouri Tigers inside Neyland Stadium Saturday. It was the Vols' seventh straight loss SEC loss

Missouri beats the Vols in 4th OT at Neyland

Missouri beats the Vols in 4th OT at Neyland

Andrew Baggett's 35-yard field goal in the
fourth overtime gave the Missouri Tigers a 51-48 win over the Tennessee
Volunteers in a Southeastern Conference nail biter at Neyland Stadium.

James Franklin threw for 226 yards and four touchdowns to help the Tigers
(5-5, 2-5 SEC) claim the first-ever meeting between the new conference foes.
Kendial Lawrence carried 21 times for 153 yards and two TDs in the victory.

Mizzou fans are ready for a friendly SEC football game

Mizzou fans are ready for a friendly SEC football game

In less than 24 hours the Vols will kick off at Neyland Stadium for what fans hope will be the first SEC victory of the season.

Fans from the other side are taking on Tennessee in a brand new SEC rivalry.

In September, Gator fans came to town.

In October, Bama fans showed up.

Now it's November, and Mizzou fans are here in Knoxville.

"It was about an 11 or 12 hour drive. 677 miles from home to here," Mizzou fan Ed Kays said.

His RV got just 7 mpg on the trip to Tennessee.

Kickoff time announced for UT/Vandy game

Kickoff time announced for UT/Vandy game

The Tennessee Volunteers will take on the Vanderbilt Commodores Nov. 17th in Nashville.

Kickoff will be at 7:00 pm EST. This game will air on ESPN2.

Paraplegic skydiver meets goal in Dandridge

Paraplegic skydiver meets goal in Dandridge

A paraplegic man skydived to reach a goal in Dandridge Sunday.

Patrick Nichols, of Asheville, North Carolina, became one of only a handful of paraplegics certified to skydive solo at a drop zone in Dandridge.

Nichols lost use of his legs after a 2005 motorcycle accident.

The 31 year-old had a passion for the air prior to the wreck.

Sunday, Nichols graduated from the Accelerated Free Fall Program for students at Skydive East Tennessee in Jefferson County.

He can now work towards a license to skydive solo in all drop zones nationwide.

McCarter leads Sevier County past Morristown West, 48-27

Logan McCarter put Sevier County on the board before the offense even touched the ball on Thursday night.

The Smoky Bear defense forced a three and out on Morristown West's first possession. McCarter took the ensuing punt across the field and raced up the sideline to the endzone, getting help along the way on a devastating block from Peyton Otis.