School board extends director’s contract

School board extends director’s contract

The Carter County Board of Education voted to extend Director of Schools Kevin Ward’s contract during their monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon. The board voted 7-1 ... Read more

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County shuts down unlicensed suboxone clinic

County officials on Wednesday morning shut down an unlicensed drug treatment center attempting to locate in Lynn Valley. Carter County Planning Director Chris Schuettler issued ... Read more

  1. Senior Center celebrates Memorial Day
  2. EHS student completes solo flight
  3. EHDA approves construction contract

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Constables give time, money to serve the community

Tennessee is known as the Volunteer State for the long history its residents have of answering the call to service. That tradition carries on today, ... Read more

Farmer’s Market opens in Roan Mountain

Sunlight was shining down as sounds of mountain music filled the air and visitors browsed the booths at opening day of the Roan Mountain Farmers ... Read more

Old Time Jam celebrates traditional Appalachian music

The sounds of guitars, dulcimers and mandolins filled the Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park’s Visitors Center on Sunday afternoon. A small group of local musicians ... Read more

Stadium work still on schedule

It doesn’t matter which side of the fence passersby are standing on; the grass is looking a lot greener at the new Citizens Bank Stadium ... Read more

  1. Elizabethton’s brightest star among pioneer women
  2. Little Free Library movement makes its way to Elizabethton
  3. California native brings expertise to Roan as naturalist
  4. Partnership helps increase awareness about mountain range’s ecology
  5. Downtown visitors will soon be greeted by a new sight
  6. Library’s summer program honors everyday heroes
  7. Tennessee frontier was ‘where freedom began,’ historian says
  8. From radio operator to prisoner of war, Erwin resident shares epic WWII experience
  9. Warrant: Lacy tried to coerce co-defendant into story change
  10. N.C. man faces charges after teenager’s death during police pursuit
  11. Boys and Girls Club Summer Program starts next week
  12. Request for temporary injunction against Covered Bridge Stage denied
  13. School board unanimously approves Gardenhour’s contract
  14. County budget committee continues to ‘hash out’ budget details
  15. Paper points out cost of lawmakers’ insurance
  16. One dead, one injured in Roan Mountain crash during police pursuit

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