Hill loses budget seat as Commission addresses open meetings concern

Hill loses budget seat as Commission addresses open meetings concern

During a special called meeting Monday, members of the County Commission approved committee appointments with only two changes from the list previously approved by the ... Read more

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Mayor announces new EMA director

Carter County Mayor Leon Humphrey announced Tuesday morning Gary Smith has been selected as the new director of the Carter County Emergency Management Agency. Smith ... Read more

  1. Driver charged with DUI, drug charges after hitting parked truck
  2. Man faces local counts in drive-by shooting
  3. Man reports being struck by car while walking in downtown

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Man, woman charged with disorderly conduct after restaurant incident

A man and woman accused of causing a scene in a local restaurant now have charges of disorderly conduct placed against them. Elizabethton Police Department ... Read more

Driver charged with DUI following weekend crash

A Saturday morning accident report resulted in a driving under the influence charge. Adam Nicholas Grindstaff, 27, 112 S C Slagle Road, Elizabethton, was charged ... Read more

‘Cereal’ crime? Break-in leaves only crumbs as clues

Was it a “cereal” crime or a one-time hit? That’s a question one Hampton resident is asking herself after her home was broken into Friday. ... Read more

Foresters offer reminder: Foliage season marks start of fire season

State forestry officials are reminding Tennesseans that mid-October marks the start of forest fire season. During official fire season, Oct. 15 through May 15, state ... Read more

  1. Star asks readers to help create ‘A Moment In Time’
  2. Men, women on state’s sex offender registry face strict rules
  3. Nearly 90 Carter County residents on sex offender registry
  4. Unaka first-graders visit fire station for a first-hand lesson on fire safety
  5. Crowd turns out to take a ‘taste’ of Carter County
  6. Storytellers will mix the historical, the humorous and the spooky
  7. Shipley seeks reelection to City Council
  8. Frazier announces candidacy for City Council
  9. “Everything pointed back to Hope”
  10. History on the march
  11. App raises funds for ETSN by walking
  12. Boys and Girls Club work earns honors
  13. Teacher backing for Common Core slips
  14. Fossil site offering first hand – and shovel – experience
  15. Northeast State earns Military Friendly honor
  16. Century Link seeks nominations for Faith In The Future Awards

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