Bowers on budget: ‘It’s definitely not illegal’

Bowers on budget: ‘It’s definitely not illegal’

In the wake of Carter County Mayor Leon Humphrey’s veto of the county budget, County Commission Chairman Tom “Yogi” Bowers is defending the budget and ... Read more

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Residents offer their opinions of county budget, mayor’s veto

Carter County residents expressed their opinions Thursday on the budget recently approved by the County Commission and on County Mayor Leon Humphrey’s decision to veto ... Read more

  1. Wreck sends 1 to hospital
  2. Despite veto, work goes on
  3. Safety record earns honors for Snap-on’s local plant

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Report of attempted shoplifting turns into arrest in city burglary

What began Monday as an investigation into an attempted shoplifting report, ended with the arrest of a Stoney Creek man and woman in connection with ... Read more

‘Knock and talk’ ends with drug charges

A Hampton man was arrested Tuesday after police conducted a “knock and talk” at the man’s home and reported finding a marijuana growing operation and ... Read more

‘Black Diamonds’ puts focus on region’s coal-rail heritage

Train lovers will have something to whistle about this coming weekend as East Tennessee State University’s George L. Carter Railroad Museum holds its July Heritage ... Read more

‘Bash’ set to hand out bags packed with hope

It lasts five hours. And requires hosts of volunteers. It involves more than 1,000 students and tens of thousands of dollars. Then there are the ... Read more

  1. ETSU research team will study links between diet, depression
  2. Modern Woodmen tee up to raise funds for Doe River Gorge project
  3. Elvis’ last Cadillac on auction block
  4. Lopez earns Elizabethton Rotary Club Scholarship to attend ETSU
  5. Groups sue, saying Tennessee policies are denying thousands Medicaid coverage
  6. State’s ‘Made in Tennessee’ pitch will be made by Missouri firm
  7. Volunteers sought for Appalachian Trail work day Saturday
  8. Mayor vetoes county budget
  9. ‘One more chance’ – Scheuttler gets OK to proceed with court action if property owner doesn’t address issues
  10. Missing request sets stage for encore
  11. Judge grants diversion on statutory rape counts
  12. After 1.3 million miles, landfill truck to roll off into the sunset
  13. Police: Stoney Creek man’s words to officer lead to more charges
  14. Housing board approves participation in ‘Safety Partners’
  15. Elizabethton’s Worley begins role in ETSU emergency management
  16. ETSN sets Aug. 16 fundraiser

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