Audit questions $76K in payments by ex-sheriff

Audit questions $76K in payments by ex-sheriff

A state audit questions nearly $76,000 in expenditures by former-Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes. A fraud complaint was filed with the state regarding the payments, ... Read more

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School system, Citizens Bank sign $500k gift agreement

Putting pen to paper, representatives for the Citizens Bank Foundation and the Elizabethton City School system signed a gift agreement Thursday that says the foundation ... Read more

  1. Children’s hospital, THP conduct child safety seat checks
  2. Senior center treats members to early Thanksgiving lunch
  3. Carter County to recycle cooking oil

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Smoke-free living begins with one day

The old adage says “quitters never win,” but the American Cancer Society is encouraging people to quit to win with the Great American Smokeout event ... Read more

Quit to Win: Tips to help smokers quit

American Cancer Society offers the following tips to help you quit during the Great American Smokeout: 1. Don’t keep it a secret. Include your friends ... Read more

Properties with code violations go to court

Some problem properties across the county are making progress while others are headed to court. Members of the Carter County Planning Commission heard an update ... Read more

Scammers claim to be government representatives

Police are warning area residents of a recent telephone scam where the caller claims to be a government representative. Residents report that people claiming to ... Read more

  1. Local man pleads guilty to making meth, gets 12-year prison sentence
  2. Family of nine escapes house fire
  3. EED opens 2nd payment center on Hatcher Lane
  4. CCT clarifies its mission statement
  5. TLC center needs to fill 1,000 more buckets with love
  6. Newly elected council members sworn in
  7. East Side Principal Josh Wandell flips switch on community Christmas tree
  8. Election Commission discusses possibility of future relocation
  9. Proposal to eliminate morning meetings fails
  10. Roan Mountain State Park’s Miller Farmstead home place for annual Old Time Yule
  11. Fight between local brothers ends in stabbing, arrest
  12. Seniors learn to create ‘happy’ landscapes the Bob Ross way
  13. School board sets $4.3 million budget for stadium
  14. Side by side for 31 years
  15. Storytellers to transform Sycamore Shoals into “Grandma’s House”
  16. Murder charge, other counts against Scott dismissed

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