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  1. Earl Lloyd, the NBA's first black player, dead at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Age

    ... a news release from West Virginia State University, where he played in college. No cause was given. He lived in Crossville, Tennessee. Lloyd, a 196-centimetre forward with the Washington Capitols who broke the NBA's racial barrier on October 31, ...

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  2. Freedom in Flight: An Interpretative Program on the American Bald Eagle and Other Birds of PreyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    The Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will host a cooperative program with the American Eagle Foundation about the majestic bald eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus. Meet on Saturday, March 14, at 1:00 p.m. at the Gateway to the Big South Fork Visitor Center in Crossville, Tennessee, and join National Park Service Ranger Mary Grimm and the American Eagle Foundation.

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  3. Obituary: Earl Lloyd / Broke color barrier of 1950s-era NBARead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... a news release from West Virginia State University, where he played in college. No cause was given. He lived in Crossville, Tenn. Mr. Lloyd, a 6-foot-5 forward with the Washington Capitols who broke the NBA's racial barrier on Oct. 31, 1950, was ...

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  4. Earl Lloyd, NBA's First African-American Player, Dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Voice of America

    ... died Thursday at age 86. The cause of his death was not disclosed. Lloyd, a Virginia native who lived in Crossville, Tennessee, made sports history when he entered a game for the now-defunct Washington Capitols on October 31, 1950. The game failed ...

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  5. 5 Quotes From Earl Lloyd, The First Black Player In The NBARead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WGBH

    ... play in the regular season, for the then-Washington Capitols. At the time of his death, Lloyd had been living in Crossville, Tenn., with his wife, Charlita. He was a native of Alexandria, Va., who also lived for many years in Detroit. Lloyd was also ...

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  6. Remembering Earl "Big Cat" LloydRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... for Lloyd were not immediately available. After living in Detroit for 40 years, he'd most recently been living in Crossville, Tenn. with his wife, Charlita. Shauna Johnson, a Fairmont native, is an award winning reporter who has been covering news ...

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  7. Haslam says state seeking federal disaster declarationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... with friends and family or in the Red Cross shelters such as the one open at Cumberland Fellowship Church in Crossville, has also contributed to 30 deaths statewide, including one death in Cumberland County believed to be caused by carbon monoxide ...

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  8. Get a Healthy Start for your newbornRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Macon County Times

    ... Child Abuse Prevention Centers and receives annual support from the Exchange Clubs of Lake Tansi, Livingston, and Crossville.

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  9. Haslam urges people to check on neighbors as storm moves inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Deseret News

    Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam on Tuesday urged people to check on their neighbors as the death toll from last week's ice storm climbs and as the National Weather Service predicts a new storm coming in. CROSSVILLE, Tenn.

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  10. Bulldogs drop decision at LipscombRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... against Tennessee Wesleyan has been moved to Friday and will now be played at Fairfield Glade Community Club in Crossville. NASHVILLE - Belmont won both completed doubles matches and all six singles outings en route to a 7-0 victory over Cumberland ...

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  11. Thousands still without power in the Cumberland PlateauRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Evans, the superintendent of operations for Volunteer Electric, said crews turned the power back on for most of Crossville, and now workers are dealing with people outside the city limits. Evans said all technician lines are back up, but crews will ...

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  12. 18,000+ still without power in Cumberland, Fentress countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... downed trees to repair broken lines and power poles. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1EoPQ0H CROSSVILLE - Last Friday's storm early Friday initially knocked out power to 40,000 homes in nine counties served by Volunteer Energy ...

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  13. Ice, Snow Fells WIHG TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Radio World

    Crossville, Tenn., FM WIHG is referring listeners to its streams today after ice and snow felled part of its tower and sheared off the antennas yesterday. snapped from the weight of snow and ice, and chunks of ice came through the roof of the transmitter building, and onto the transmission equipment, according to the station's WIHG and sister CHR station "The Vibe" on its HD2 channel and an FM translator are referring listeners to their streams and smartphone apps.

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  14. Flora Mae WebbRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Flora Mae Webb, 92, of Cookeville, formerly of Crossville, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22, at Lantana Church of Christ in Crossville. Burial will follow in Lantana Cemetery.

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  15. George HarrisRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for George Albert Harris, 77, of Crossville, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21, at Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church in the Anderson community of Overton County. Burial will follow in Phillips Cemetery.

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  16. Walmart crash felon convicted of three maRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Herald-Citizen

    The man who crashed his SUV into an outside break area at the Cookeville Walmart in 2013 and injured several store employees pleaded guilty last week to three felony charges in Cumberland County. Brian William Peck, 45, of Crossville, pleaded guilty to two counts of felony theft - one for items valued at more than $500 and another for items valued at more than $1,000 - and one count of burglary in Cumberland County Criminal Court.

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  17. George HarrisRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for George Albert Harris, 77, of Crossville, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 21, at Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church in the Anderson community of Overton County. Burial will follow in Phillips Cemetery.

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  18. County Commission Votes 5-3 To Support PILOT For Lindsay Street ProjectRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... information for the Tennessee Department of Transportation's Region 2 area, including Chattanooga, Cookeville, Crossville, Dunlap, Tullahoma, Monteagle, etc. Wednesday at 10:31 a.m.: District 27 (Cookeville & Crossville) - Accumulating snow on all ...

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  19. Body Found On East 11th Street Tuesday MorningRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... information for the Tennessee Department of Transportation's Region 2 area, including Chattanooga, Cookeville, Crossville, Dunlap, Tullahoma, Monteagle, etc. Tuesday at 11:07 a.m.: District 27 (Cookeville & Crossville) - Patches of ice and snow ...

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  20. UT Gardens February Plant of the Month: Supermarket orchid -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... or contact your local county UT Extension Office. The University of Tennessee Gardens in Knoxville, Crossville and Jackson are part of the UT Institute of Agriculture. Designated as the official botanical garden for the state of Tennessee, the ...

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