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Upcoming vaccination clinic planned March 6 at Elizabethton Senior Center

The Elizabethton Senior Citizens Center will offer a COVID-19 and flu shot clinic from 10 a.m. to 12 ...

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Carter County Sheriff’s Office reports recent arrests

The following arrests have been reported by the Carter County Sheriff’s Office:  February 22  Sgt. J. Johnson and ...

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Youth Basketball – A positive experience for players at the Boys & Girls Club

Basketball at the Boys & Girls Club of Elizabethton/Carter County has progressed over the last few years. At ...

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Biden student loan forgiveness is wrong way to go

Among the nearly 153,000 borrowers who are receiving $1.2 billion in forgiveness under President Biden’s student loan forgiveness ...

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Carter County Commission designates bridge in honor of ‘Fruitcake Man’ McCloud

By Robert Sorrell Star Correspondent The Carter County Commission has recognized Nathaniel “Tom” McCloud, known by many as ...

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Annual Kingsport Speedway Mall Show revs up racing fans at Mall at Johnson City

The annual Kingsport Speedway Mall Show is slated to kick off at the Mall at Johnson City this ...

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Andrea Lewis named 2023 Outstanding Adult Volunteer at Governor’s Volunteer Stars Awards

FROM STAFF REPORTS Andrea Lewis of Carter County was honored as the 2023 outstanding adult volunteer at the ...

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Candidate Forum scheduled March 4; Harris clarifies rules on tallying of votes

The Carter County Candidate Forum is scheduled March 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bonnie Kate ...

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Milligan summer camps offer career exploration for high schoolers

MILLIGAN – This summer, high school students can program a computer, build a rocket, create motion graphics, earn ...

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Goodwill and Carter County Schools FRC forge partnership to support students and families

FROM STAFF REPORTS The Carter County Schools Family Resource Center (FRC) and Goodwill Industries of Tenneva Area, Inc. ...

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Wallace Subaru, Subaru of America, Inc., and Operation Warm donate $12,500 worth of warm clothing to Youth Villages of Johnson City

FROM STAFF REPORTS JOHNSON CITY – Wallace Subaru of Johnson City, in collaboration with Subaru of America, Inc. ...

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Northeast State welcomes jazz artist Will Boyd

The Northeast State Cultural Activities Committee and the Center for Leadership, Enrichment, Access, and Discovery will welcome jazz ...

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Elizabethton Police Department reports recent arrests

FROM STAFF REPORTS The following arrests have been reported by the Elizabethton Police Department: February 20: Officer James ...

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Erwin man charged with aggravated assault

FROM STAFF REPORTS JOHNSON CITY — Glen W. Hicks, 49, of Erwin, was arrested by officers of the ...

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Traditional Ham and Turkey Meal planned March 2 at Boozy Creek

Boozy Creek Community Center, 1989 Shelleys Road, Bristol, Va., (276-466-0026) will hold a Traditional Ham and Turkey Meal ...

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Gardening seminar at Sycamore Shoals

A Gardening Seminar will be held Saturday, March 2, at Sycamore Shoals State Park in Elizabethton from 9 ...

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Sessions Court case involving former city teacher rescheduled

STAFF REPORTS The case of Nicole Louise Horne, scheduled to be heard Wednesday in Carter County General Sessions ...

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Bulldogs fall in heartbreaking overtime loss to West Greene

By Larry N. Souders & Chris Tolley In a game of momentum swings, the Buffaloes of West Greene ...

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Highlanders stage late-game comeback in District 1-1A boys consolation

STAR CORRESPONDENT One of the most competitive games of the District 1-1A boys’ tournament didn’t come in the ...