Endangered scouting: Churches reluctant to sponsor troops

Endangered scouting: Churches reluctant to sponsor troops

Mike DePollo, Boy Scouts of America Sequoyah Council Buffalo Mountain District Executive, has raised concerns about the difficulties of getting people involved and staying committed ... Read more

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Worry about overcrowding buses ends service to city schools’ tuition-free zones

City high school students living in tuition-free county zones no longer will be able to ride the bus to school. John Hutchins, director of federal ... Read more

  1. Social work intern, society hope to bring nonprofits together
  2. County Commission to hold public hearing on budget
  3. Check of police reports finds little to support community’s concerns

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Got $20 in your pocket? Spend it at a thrift shop

Thursday afternoon, Lisa Vatterott, stood behind the counter and looked over her well-organized store. For the past year, Vatterott has owned and operated Lisa’s Thrift ... Read more

3 days before blue moon, group takes night hike to Jane Bald

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landed on the moon, and mankind walked on a celestial body other than Earth for the first time ever. ... Read more

Priest starts independent Catholic church

With the hope of serving disenfranchised people in the community, along with others who embrace the Catholic Apostolic Church in North America, Father Michael Dakotah ... Read more

Sex offender charged with violation of probation

An Elizabethton man registered as a sex offender faces new charges after state probation officials said a global positioning system monitoring unit showed the man ... Read more

  1. Big changes await EHS students
  2. Azotea could face death penalty in couple’s murder
  3. Meth lab found abandoned behind county home
  4. Community Calendar for 07/31/2015
  5. State to seek death penalty in double murder case
  6. Good Samaritan jailed after wreck
  7. Neighbors gather to discuss ways to reduce crime
  8. 911 Board revisits employee bonuses to address rumors
  9. Animal eludes capture as he roams city
  10. County woman faces charges in February blaze
  11. EHDA gets ready for after school program
  12. Meeting to address teenage criminal activities
  13. EHDA to hold National Night Out block party
  14. Sale of fetal tissue on minds of Roe, voters
  15. School board OKs contract with eMD
  16. County Mayor questions need for CCT president

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Top-100 pick Blankenhorn right at home with Twins

Top-100 pick Blankenhorn right at home with Twins

Minnesota Twins third-round pick Travis Blankenhorn seems to be settling in just fine with the Elizabethton Twins after his move up from the Gulf Coast ... Read more

  1. 7 assistants to back Coach Jarrett at Happy Valley
  2. Twins Trail Night rescheduled
  3. Happy Valley hires Peters to coach softball
  4. Twins lose to Princeton Rays by one run
  5. 19 hits carry Twins to 12-1 win over Royals
  6. Buffs look forward to success in 2015

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Got $20 in your pocket? Spend it at a thrift shop

Got $20 in your pocket? Spend it at a thrift shop

Thursday afternoon, Lisa Vatterott, stood behind the counter and looked over her well-organized store. For the past year, Vatterott has owned and operated Lisa’s Thrift ... Read more