United Way gears up for campaign

The Elizabethton/Carter County United Way is gearing up for the 2014 campaign and will hold its campaign kickoff next week. The kickoff will be held ... Read more

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Historic city cemetery hit by vandalism

A local historic cemetery has reported two incidents of vandalism in recent weeks. The most recent report came Aug. 28 when officers of the Elizabethton ... Read more

  1. Cloudland’s FFA has no beef with Fair results – Teams earn Appalachian Fair honors, including a first place
  2. Rebar damages city mower; police want to know who put it there
  3. As Dexter Lunceford prepares to pick up the badge, outgoing sheriff points to staff, fight against meth

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New sheriff, incumbent mayor, a dozen-plus rookie commissioners and more take oaths

A lot of swearing took place Friday afternoon in the courtroom at the Carter County Courthouse. This was no hotly contested case, but rather two ... Read more

County man accused of soliciting, sending obscene material to 16-year-old girl

A Carter County man has been charged after police investigated a report that a teenage girl received explicit messages on a social media website. Steven ... Read more

Field set for city elections

The withdrawal deadline drew no withdrawals for the upcoming municipal election this November. The deadline for candidates to withdraw from the November ballot was at ... Read more

Sci-Fi Web series “Them” sets local premier event

The red carpet experience is coming to Elizabethton. But if you go, watch out for “Them.” Dalton Stout is hosting the premier for his new ... Read more

  1. Wanted: Books. Lots of books
  2. All aboard! Tweetsie Trail under way
  3. Rototiller ‘test drive’ ends with charges
  4. Owner’s plan to dismantle historic home gains OK
  5. Search on for new United Way director
  6. Trail’s tale has roots in the past
  7. Tweetsie Trek: After years, rail line will see another ‘run’
  8. N.C. men charged with taking rototillers
  9. Police investigating yet another report of bogus $20 bill
  10. Police Beats
  11. Lights! Camera! Music! HHS Band is taking a trip to the movies
  12. EHS Betsy Band returns to honor Vietnam veterans
  13. The Warrior Band trades rock for a little bit of Latin America
  14. Johnson County Longhorn Band ventures into the Twilight Zone
  15. Highlander Band set to build on achievements
  16. Unaka ready to feature the Fab Four

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