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Caroline Price awarded Maggie Crosby Tetrick Diversity in Leadership Scholarship

The recipient of the 2023-2024 Maggie Crosby Tetrick Diversity in Leadership Scholarship is Caroline Price, a new graduate ...

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Summer means road trips and increased bear activity

In advance of summer travel and to help preserve Tennessee’s natural beauty, and protect both wildlife and visitors ...

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From the coaching box to the AD’s office…Ryan Presnell ready to tackle new role

STAR CORRESPONDENT Ryan Presnell is accustomed to being in a tight position and needing to make a difficult ...

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A Life Lived: Judy Bailey spent her life doing for others

It’s been said that “it’s not how we give, but how much we put into giving.” Judy Bailey ...

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Boys & Girls Club t-ball and coach-pitch action highlights Thursday

Thursday was loaded with the Boys & Girls Club of Elizabethton/Carter County’s t-ball and coach-pitch action. Star correspondent ...

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School’s out, slow down and savor the summer

The time of year nearly all kids wait on has arrived! While it’s not officially summer yet, to ...

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Getting his priorities in order…Holt stepping down to spend more time with family

STAR CORRESPONDENT Forrest Holt has been serving as the Elizabethton High School Athletic Director for the last six ...

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Lyndie Ramsey Basketball Camp Set for June 8 at Unaka High School

The Lyndie Ramsey Basketball Camp will be held on June 8 at Unaka High School. The cost for ...

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Tennessee set to begin summer EBT distribution

The Tennessee Department of Human Services has announced that the department, in partnership with the Tennessee Department of ...

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Roan Mountain student makes Dean’s List at C-N College

Caitlin Darlin of Roan Mountain has made the Dean’s List at Carson-Newman College for the spring semester. The ...

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Memorial Day weekend TWRA registration, safety checkpoints

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency will be conducting boat registration and safety compliance checkpoints over Memorial Day weekend ...

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Tennessee 2023-24 business tax revenues continue to fall short of predictions

By Adam Friedman Tennessee Lookout Tennessee tax revenues are now $494.2 million short of projections, the latest revenue ...

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‘Pipes to People’: City water resource project safeguards key pipeline

By Buzz Trexler Star Correspondent It’s late in the day and a cloud-covered sky is promising more May ...

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Honoring Legends: Carter County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

BY C.Y. Peters On Saturday night, Milligan University’s campus buzzed with excitement as nearly 200 attendees gathered to ...

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Boys & Girls Club of Elizabethton/Carter County hosts successful charity golf tournament to support local youth

The Boys & Girls Club of Elizabethton/Carter County recently hosted its annual Dino Senesi Charity Golf Tournament at ...

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Keep America Beautiful, Keep Tennessee Beautiful, and Keep Carter County Beautiful partner for the Great American Cleanup

Keep America Beautiful, in collaboration with Keep Tennessee Beautiful and Keep Carter County Beautiful, is excited to announce ...

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ETSU Martin Center announces surprise 2024 encore show, “The Book of Mormon”

JOHNSON CITY – With just one show left in the 2024 Spring Broadway Season lineup, The ETSU Martin ...

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Gas prices decline across Tennessee ahead of Memorial Day Weekend

NASHVILLE — Pump prices across the state continue to decline ahead of Memorial Day weekend. The state gas ...

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School board again approves plans to close Little Milligan

By Robert Sorrell Star Correspondent The Carter County Board of Education has approved plans to continue with the ...

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Abortions rise slightly since Roe v Wade was overturned, driven in part by telemedicine

By Anita Wadhwani Tennessee Lookout In the 18 months since the Supreme Court Dobbs decision ushered in abortion ...