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Hampton seniors receive Congressional nominations to service academies

Hampton seniors receive Congressional nominations to service academies

As a boy, he was hooked on his grandfather’s tales of adventure, heroism and selfless service for the nation. Now a man, Hampton High School ... Read more

Gas leak led to city block closure Friday

Gas leak led to city block closure Friday

A natural gas leak Friday night closed down nearly a whole city block while personnel from Atmos Energy, the Elizabethton Water Department, the Elizabethton Fire ... Read more

4 added to the ranks of legendary local educators

4 added to the ranks of legendary local educators

On Saturday evening, members of the community gathered to honor four teachers who touched the lives of many students during their extraordinary careers in education. ... Read more

Knights of Columbus donate to Hunter Elementary special education program

Knights of Columbus donate to Hunter Elementary special education program

Some students in the Comprehensive Development Classroom (CDC) at Hunter Elementary will soon get the chance to try a new way of learning. On Monday ... Read more

Task Force considers launching local affiliate of Keep America Beautiful

Task Force considers launching local affiliate of Keep America Beautiful

A movement to help preserve the natural beauty of Carter County by educating the public and cleaning up the highways and byways continues to gain ... Read more