February’s winter storms a ‘killer’ for commerce

February’s winter storms a ‘killer’ for commerce

There’s nothing like a snow day when you’re a kid, but days filled with snow lose some of their appeal when you’re an adult. Some ... Read more

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What’s it like to be a Buff?

Several prospective students to Milligan College braved the cold and snow on Friday to learn all about being a Buff. The college held “Be A ... Read more

  1. Elizabethton named state’s safest city
  2. TVA chooses concession vendor to manage its campgrounds
  3. Roe to hold ‘Tele-Town Hall’ with constituents

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Calls for tow trucks more than double when roads are slick

When the snow starts to fall, the cars start to slide. After the car meets the ditch, it usually means a tow truck must rescue ... Read more

3 college students help woman clear snow at her elderly father’s home

On Thursday, 6 inches of snow covered the driveway and sidewalk at J.L. Collins’ home on Well Street in Elizabethton. Removing it was an impossible ... Read more

Postal Service asks customers to clear snow around mailboxes

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” But, a snow-blocked mailbox ... Read more

Boone to remain low as TVA works to fix sediment seepage

The need to address problems with recurrent sediment seepage at Boone Dam will keep water levels in Boone Lake below winter drawdown levels for the ... Read more

  1. 3,000 hours in 11 days – Highway Department tired of cold-hearted weather
  2. Winter weather delays schools’ plan to bring in money with ads on buses
  3. Doe River Gorge Ministries to host Wycliffe mission event
  4. Carter County students to go to school Tuesday
  5. City schools still have snow days left to use
  6. 911 considers emergency notification system
  7. Police charge man with 5th DUI
  8. County schools cancel February meeting again
  9. EHS students earn high marks on ACT scores
  10. Take the first small step to a Healthier Tennessee
  11. Delays and closings for Thursday, Feb. 26
  12. Snow to come earlier, be heavier than previously expected
  13. Commission votes down purchase of electronic voting system
  14. Forecast for tonight: More snow
  15. Winter surprises with more snow
  16. TDOT seeks public input on 25-year road plan

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