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Commissioner: Planning for the future needed

Commissioner: Planning for the future needed

I would like to say that Jon Hartman is 100 percent right concerning the industrial developing of this county. It takes planning and investing for ... Read more

Highway Committee works to resolve citizen concerns

Highway Committee works to resolve citizen concerns

This week on the job, I was able to arrange to install a traffic sign for a Citizen who professed that he had been dealing ... Read more

Heartbreaking discovery leads to call for tutors

Heartbreaking discovery leads to call for tutors

I had my heart broken yesterday. What started out as a simple lunch with a friend, Ginny Wright, executive director of the Elizabethton/Carter County Boys ... Read more

Businesses’ back sides will be Tweetsie Trail users’ first impression

Here’s a question for our downtown business owner: How’s your back side looking? I’m not trying to get personal, but a thought just occurred to ... Read more

Remembering Civil War’s ‘women of uncommon valor’

It takes quite a bit of guts and grit to face the dangers of wartime. Often when we imagine these men, we envision a battle-scarred ... Read more