All aboard! Tweetsie Trail under way

All aboard! Tweetsie Trail under way

“We’ve got a trail folks!” With that proclamation from Johnson City Mayor Ralph Van Brocklin the Tweetsie Trail, a walking and biking trail connecting Johnson ... Read more

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Rototiller ‘test drive’ ends with charges

A city man was arrested on theft and public intoxication charges after an Elizabethton Police Department officer said he found him trying to remove property ... Read more

  1. Owner’s plan to dismantle historic home gains OK
  2. Search on for new United Way director
  3. Trail’s tale has roots in the past

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Tweetsie Trek: After years, rail line will see another ‘run’

It’s time for a trek on the Tweetsie Trail. After months of preparation, the walking and biking path from Johnson City to Elizabethton will officially ... Read more

N.C. men charged with taking rototillers

Two North Carolina men are facing theft charges after police said a Roan Mountain man’s rototillers were found in the bed of their truck. Joshua ... Read more

Police investigating yet another report of bogus $20 bill

The Elizabethton Police Department is investigating a report of yet another counterfeit $20 bill circulating at the city’s businesses. While previous instances of phony money ... Read more

Police Beats

• Richard Levesque, 55, Bishop Hollow Road, Elizabethton, was arrested Monday by Carter County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Christopher Reichenbach and charged with two counts of ... Read more

  1. Lights! Camera! Music! HHS Band is taking a trip to the movies
  2. EHS Betsy Band returns to honor Vietnam veterans
  3. The Warrior Band trades rock for a little bit of Latin America
  4. Johnson County Longhorn Band ventures into the Twilight Zone
  5. Highlander Band set to build on achievements
  6. Unaka ready to feature the Fab Four
  7. A love of books
  8. EHDA looks to future of former day care site
  9. Elizabethton woman faces disorderly conduct charge
  10. RMVFD’s need lights fire under club
  11. Book recounts battle against residential fires in wake of Hurricane Sandy, including involvement of local fire fighters
  12. Sliding hillside leads Housing Agency to shore up plans
  13. ETSU learns of case of bacterial meningitis
  14. Stoney Creek man charged with assaulting woman and her daughter
  15. ‘Faith > fear:’ Wandell takes message to Milligan
  16. Twist on the trail

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