Early voting sees high turnout on first day

Early voting sees high turnout on first day

More voters than expected turned out Wednesday morning for the start of early voting for the Presidential and county primary elections. Before the polls opened ... Read more

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County school board hears update on Central Elementary classroom expansion

The bids are in for a planned expansion at Central Elementary School, but the project architect informed members of the Carter County Board of Education ... Read more

  1. Hampton’s FBLA team wins at regional conference
  2. Milligan announces new Physician Assistant program
  3. Mass notification system open for enrollment

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ARM awarded $10,000 from NCCU following community supported campaign

In a national campaign, Northeast Community Credit Union placed second with 36,000 community votes, winning $10,000 for Assistance Resource Ministry (ARM) of Carter County. “This ... Read more

First case of Zika virus confirmed in East Tennessee

The first case of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in East Tennessee was confirmed Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and reported to the Tennessee ... Read more

Hampton couple faces charges following alleged domestic dispute

A Hampton couple face charges after a third party called 911 to report the two were fighting. Officers of the Carter County Sheriff’s Office arrested ... Read more

Roe to host Tele-Town Hall meeting for constituents on Thursday

Residents of the First Congressional District will get a chance to talk to their congressman Thursday afternoon by way of a “Tele-Town Hall” telephone conference. ... Read more

  1. County man faces drugs, gun charges
  2. Students celebrate American Revolution with tea party
  3. TNReady online testing to continue on paper
  4. Homeschooled students gain art appreciation in class at library
  5. Committee forms to organize gardening program
  6. Citizen organizing initiative to stop litter
  7. Meet the Candidates: Michael Warren
  8. Meet the Candidates: Robert “Bob” Robinson
  9. Meet the Candidates: Dr. Robert Acuff
  10. Early voting kicks off Wednesday for Presidential, county primaries
  11. Three outstanding teens nominated for Youth of the Year honor
  12. Elizabethton hiker donates care packages to hostels from Georgia to Maine
  13. Community Calendar for 02/07/2016
  14. Judge orders evaluation for man charged with ramming van into apartment building
  15. Vendors, musicians, non-profits invited to register for 50th Covered Bridge Celebration
  16. Court orders mental health evaluation for woman charged with killing her father


The Bulldogs speed past University High

The Bulldogs speed past University High

The Bulldogs laid dormant for the first three quarters before coming alive in the fourth to speed out to a 71-47 WVC win over the ... Read more

  1. Highlanders drop one to Blue Devils
  2. Cloudland Lady ‘Landers defeat Unicoi
  3. Lady Bulldogs use second-half push to defeat University High
  4. Cyclones escape late Warrior ambush for 60-59 win
  5. TSSAA selects Elizabethton local as Hall of Fame inductee
  6. Lady Warriors win Three Rivers Conference junior varsity tournament

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Community Calendar for 02/07/2016

Monday, Feb. 8 Film showing and Q&A session with prolific art forger Mark Landis who has gotten more than 100 pieces of his forged works ... Read more