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Birthplace of grunge mourns ‘Seattle’s son’ Chris Cornell

May 19, 2017

SEATTLE (AP) — Grief-stricken Chris Cornell fans left flowers at memorials across Seattle for the musician whose forceful, somber songs helped cement the city's place in rock history. One of the locations where people gathered was the Sound Garden art sculpture at a Seattle park, for which Cornell's band Soundgarden was named. "It's really sad that he could never find peace in his life," said...

John Overton Class of 2017 Graduation Video

May 16, 2017

Each year, the Bobcat Beat attempts to capture the emotion of accomplishment of our most recent class of graduates. Please enjoy and share the link.


July 25, 2016

All rights held by Mike Strasinger NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Nashville Sounds slugged three homers and ran away with a 12-5 win over the Omaha Storm Chasers in front of 5,204 fans Monday night at First Tennessee Park. Backed by two five-run innings, the Sounds (57-46) used the win in the finale to grab the series by taking three of four from Omaha (44-57). Coupled with Memphis’ loss, the Sounds lead the American Southern Division by seven games with 41 to play in the regular season.  ...

Tennessee Titan Delanie Walker holds successful skills camp at Overton

July 24, 2016

More than 170 eight to fourteen year olds attended the Delanie Walker’s Youth Football Camp held at John Overton High School's Nick Coutras Football Stadium on Saturday, July 23rd. The Tennessee Titan Walker in conjunction with Fundamentals Football future football stars for a series of non-contact day of skills building for the the popular sport. FUNdamentals, a program that  introduces childre...

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