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"I think it's awesome," says Brent Stockstill. "I think he's excited to see the other side of it. I couldn't have done it without him. He's taught me everything I know. So many great resources come through him. So, it's just a very special day for me and him."
"He deserves all the credit because he's the one who's done it, but I'll be proud of him for sure because I've seen what this means to him," says Rick Stockstill.
Over at Blackman, more players soon heading off to play football in college. Receiver Quindell Cousin will stay in Middle Tennessee and play at TSU. Cousin says he's pumped to become part of the newest crop of players for the Tigers!
"I'm very excited and ready to start a new beginning," says Cousin. "A new chapter in my life playing football at the college level."
One of Cousin's teammates will be doing the same thing in the ivy league. Linebacker Brandon Davenport is headed to Brown, where he'll be joined by a former opponent. Siegel Defensive End John A. Simpson will also become a Bear with Davenport!
"Me and John A., we've been good buddies through high school," says Davenport. "So, we might try to do some rooming together or something like that."
One more star signing Wednesday - Receiver Tae Martin, who will be heading to Tennessee Martin.
Wednesday, February 6 2013, 11:05 PM CST
2 dead in drugstore shooting in Tenn.
May 23, 2013 19:29 GMT
BEAN STATION, Tenn. (AP) -- Authorities say two people were killed and two more wounded in a shooting at a drugstore in East Tennessee.
A Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman tells the Knoxville News Sentinel (http://bit.ly/10TXMDs ) that one person is in custody.
TBI spokeswoman Kristin Helm says the shooting happened just before noon Thursday at the Down Home Pharmacy in Bean Station.
Helm says authorities arrived and found two men dead. The surviving victims, both women, were airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.
Authorities did not give the names of the victims or suspect.
The Bean Station police chief did not immediately return a call to the AP.
Information from: Knoxville News Sentinel, http://www.knoxnews.com
Bernanke signals Fed to maintain stimulus efforts
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Chairman Ben Bernanke is telling Congress that the U.S. job market remains weak and that it is too soon for the Federal Reserve to end its extraordinary stimulus programs.
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