Drama tells story of Watauga settlers and fight for freedom

Drama tells story of Watauga settlers and fight for freedom

The annual production of “Liberty! The Saga of Sycamore Shoals” highlights all of the happenings that make the area historically unique during the 18th century. ... Read more

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City sign ordinance approved with three amendments

The Elizabethton Regional Planning Commission now has a new sign ordinance most commissioners could agree to have sent to the Elizabethton City Council. Commissioner Ron ... Read more

  1. Friend pays tribute to MIA Army sergeant
  2. Man accused of assaulting estranged wife at McDonald’s
  3. Overseeing Roan Mountain State Park chance of a lifetime for Ranger Tinch

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Rules of road apply on Tweetsie Trail

Many people have taken a ride on the Tweetsie Trail since its opening last year. However some of them may not realize there are state ... Read more

Couple play important parts in ‘Liberty!’

They are time travelers. Husband and wife Scott Pruitt and Donna Horowitz’s interests in history and re-enactment have taken them through many different eras of ... Read more

Xtreme Roan Adventures Youth Rally set for July 25

On July 25, young outdoor enthusiasts will be in for a day packed full of adventure as the Friends of Roan Mountain host the seventh ... Read more

Junior Ranger Camp offers fun for children 8-12 years old

Next week, a group of 30 kids ranging from the ages of 8 to 12 years old will get a chance to learn many things ... Read more

  1. Game at Roan Mountain State Park makes learning about nature fun
  2. Milligan College takes Emmanuel Seminary into the fold
  3. City leaders express pride in new July Fourth traditions
  4. 2 Carter County men charged with stealing HVAC units from homes
  5. City’s Franklin Pool reopens to swimmers after repairs
  6. Fourth Forecast: Rain, thunder, lightning & wind
  7. Roe staff to hold field office hours in Carter County
  8. Alumna returns to seminary as admissions director
  9. City, county fireworks laws differ
  10. Red Legacy Thrift Store coming together
  11. Amateur geologists
  12. ‘Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness’
  13. Blue Circle to serve burgers, more out of former Sammons
  14. Congregations gather downtown in wake of Supreme Court ruling
  15. Singer John Conlee will appear in concert July 3 at Mountain City
  16. Think you’ve found an abandoned fawn? Think again

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