Rozella Hardin

Legislation would add 4,446 acres to Big Laurel Branch Wilderness Area

The Big Laurel Branch Wilderness Area in Carter and Johnson Counties is among wilderness land in the Cherokee National Forest up for expansion in a ... Read more

92-year-old remembers ‘simple but full life’

92-year-old remembers ‘simple but full life’

JOHNSON CITY — Geneva Whitehead Smalling, at 92, has a wealth of memories — some that younger generations can only dream of or read about. ... Read more

Bill Birchfield of the legendary Roan Mountain Hilltoppers dies

Bill Birchfield of the legendary Roan Mountain Hilltoppers dies

Bill Birchfield, a longtime musician and member of the nationally renowned Roan Mountain Hilltoppers, died Friday. Family members said Bill died early Friday after suffering ... Read more

Someone you know goes to bed hungry

Someone you know goes to bed hungry

Hunger is definitely not a game in Carter County, and chances are there are more people around you than you realize who are struggling to ... Read more

More Articles

  1. Gone are days when you could buy Red Rooster gum for a nickel
  2. Lynn Mountain greeting in lights dates back to 1956
  3. History of downtown Christmas lights dates back to 1934
  4. Structure had rich history but never recovered from Depression
  5. Carter County court system expedites cases to create ‘forever families’
  6. Meet the ghost of Granny Febuary
< Older Newer >