Girl with leukemia cheers up fellow patients with miniature horse

Girl with leukemia cheers up fellow patients with miniature horse

While taking chemotherapy treatments for leukemia, 13-year-old Megan Vess was inspired with a plan to help bring comfort and happiness to other children going through ... Read more

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Restaurateur hopes structure brings Tweetsie Trail users into Smokehouse

It takes a bridge to connect two different worlds, or in this case the Tweetsie Trail and a barbecue restaurant on the Milligan Highway. The ... Read more

  1. Merchants hope everyone shops locally
  2. Feast of Joy to raise money for Shepherd’s Inn
  3. Hundreds lose water after Milligan line break

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Hundreds without water, repairs could take ‘several hours’

Hundreds of customers in Elizabethton are without water this morning as crews are working to repair a broken water line. Johan Coetzee, director of utilities ... Read more

Ex-smoker Glenna Herron blames herself for smoking-related health problems

Hidden behind the friendly smile and sparkling eyes of Glenna Herron are two chronic diseases — things she said she did to herself with the ... Read more

Resident sues EHDA after alleged fall on ramp

An Elizabethton Housing and Development Agency resident has sued the EHDA board after she says she fell while walking down a ramp to the parking ... Read more

Researcher says smoking attacks the whole body

Smoking affects the human body in a number of ways, but they are all an assault on the body’s normal workings, according to one local ... Read more

  1. United Way director resigns after 1 month
  2. Protect your belongings during the holidays
  3. RJ Reynolds’ grandson tells kids to say no to cigarettes
  4. Virtual ‘doctor’ to care for local students
  5. 2 NC women face prostitution charges in sting
  6. Watauga man charged after raid nets crack, gun, cash
  7. Carter County court system expedites cases to create ‘forever families’
  8. Local law enforcement officers investigate area students’ crime scene skills
  9. Shoppers find handcrafted gifts at Chamber open house
  10. New local United Way directors know what it feels like to need help
  11. State audit finds recurring issue in Clerk’s Office
  12. ‘Pounding the pavement’ to find windows to paint
  13. Rocky Mount to present ‘Candlelight Christmas’
  14. Affiliate to dedicate 250th Habitat house
  15. School system, Citizens Bank sign $500k gift agreement
  16. Children’s hospital, THP conduct child safety seat checks

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