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Mayor announces new EMA director

Carter County Mayor Leon Humphrey announced Tuesday morning Gary Smith has been selected as the new director of the Carter County Emergency Management Agency. Smith ... Read more

Driver charged with DUI, drug charges after hitting parked truck

Driver charged with DUI, drug charges after hitting parked truck

A man was transported to the hospital with minor injuries and is facing multiple charges after a single-car crash on Thomas Boulevard Monday afternoon. According ... Read more

Man faces local counts in drive-by shooting

Man faces local counts in drive-by shooting

An Elizabethton man accused in a series of October 28, 2013, drive-by shootings has been arrested on a local indictment, days after he was sentenced ... Read more

Man reports being struck by car while walking in downtown

An Elizabethton man reported being struck by a car on Saturday night while walking in downtown Elizabethton, and told officers the car fled the scene ... Read more

Man, woman charged with disorderly conduct after restaurant incident

A man and woman accused of causing a scene in a local restaurant now have charges of disorderly conduct placed against them. Elizabethton Police Department ... Read more

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  5. Hill loses budget seat as Commission addresses open meetings concern
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