State audit reveals accounting issue at county school system

State audit reveals accounting issue at county school system

An annual state audit revealed an accounting issue with the Carter County School System’s accounts that manage employee insurance benefits but Director of Schools Dr. ... Read more

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Three outstanding teens nominated for Youth of the Year honor

The Boys & Girls Club of Elizabethton/Carter County has selected three local representatives to participate in their local Youth of the Year program. Blaye Davis, ... Read more

  1. Elizabethton hiker donates care packages to hostels from Georgia to Maine
  2. Community Calendar for 02/07/2016
  3. Judge orders evaluation for man charged with ramming van into apartment building

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Vendors, musicians, non-profits invited to register for 50th Covered Bridge Celebration

A festival that began casually with fiddle-picking on the Elk Avenue Bridge 50 years ago is celebrating its golden anniversary with fireworks, fiddlin’ and fabulous ... Read more

Court orders mental health evaluation for woman charged with killing her father

A woman accused of killing her father last month will undergo a mental health evaluation by order of the court. Sonya Elaine Babb, 54, of ... Read more

Heart month raises awareness, encourages prevention

Heart diseases are the number one cause of death in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control. They claim more lives than ... Read more

Sheriff warns of phone scam targeting local residents

The Carter County Sheriff’s Office is warning area residents of a possible phone scam that has been reported to the agency. According to Carter County ... Read more

  1. Bewley retiring as Roan Street Church of God pastor
  2. IRS system outage causes anxiety during tax season
  3. Animal Shelter seeks votes for adoption story in campaign to win $1,000
  4. Cook Out site plans approved
  5. City and County receive state recycling grants
  6. Committee approves inclement weather policy for Finance Department
  7. Commissioners to host Town Hall meeting for 1st District on Saturday
  8. Thirsty Orange Beer Festival on tap in Johnson City for April
  9. Drop Collaborative program recognized by the state
  10. Roan Mountain State Park wins sustainability award
  11. Veterinarian honored for service to K9 officers
  12. CCT Board authorizes option contract on Matheson industrial property
  13. Rep. Timothy Hill elected House GOP majority whip
  14. Commissioner takes issue with colleague speaking at meeting
  15. Highway Committee hears request to honor Roan Mountain resident
  16. EPD seeks help to ID armed robbery suspect

Sports

Lady Warriors win Three Rivers Conference junior varsity tournament

Lady Warriors win Three Rivers Conference junior varsity tournament

It was a big and busy day for the Lady Warrior junior varsity squad Saturday inside Unicoi High School. The group of young ballers fought ... Read more

  1. Cyclone boys stay hot as a pistol with 57-48 win over Unicoi Co.
  2. Cloudland and South Greene split wins
  3. Bulldogs topple Happy Valley, Lady Warriors victorious
  4. Lunsford returns as Highlanders’ head football coach
  5. Hampton takes a pair from Longhorns
  6. Unaka sweeps Hancock

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Community

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