• 57°

Our View, Author at www.elizabethton.com - Page 2 of 41


Don’t take life for granted, COVID-19 is no respecter of persons

“There is a time for everything and a season for every activity under the heavens…a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 2:40 pm


Locally, COVID-19 vaccine’s rollout has been bumpy

The push to develop vaccines for COVID-19 was called Operation Warp Speed, but the delivery of two vaccines approved so far might be called Operation ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, January 15, 2021 3:58 pm


Roll up your sleeve and get COVID-19 vaccine

After a slowdown during the holidays, COVID-19 vaccinations are picking up across the state and in Northeast Tennessee. The vaccination of more people in our ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:16 pm


A week to remember in more ways than one

This week was not the best week on America’s calendar, nor was it for Carter Countians. At least 11 persons in Carter County died this ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, January 8, 2021 12:44 pm


Lawmakers must do what is right, not what is politically correct

Today, members of Tennessee’s congressional delegation have a crucial duty. They along with the congressional delegations from the other 49 states must validate the state-certified ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 3:14 pm


County mayor’s e-mail causes stink, raises issue of line-cutting for vaccination

Carter County Mayor Patty Woodby has taken a lot of heat during the past week over an e-mail sent out by her office inviting commissioners ... Read more

by Our View, Thursday, December 31, 2020 1:46 pm


2021 will present new challenges, healing

In less than 48 hours we will close the door on 2020. A new year awaits us, and with it new challenges. Once again, just ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 1:52 pm


Remembering COVID-19 victims

The number is staggering.  The coronavirus pandemic has taken an incalulable death toll. It’s important to remember those who have died of COVID-19. We do ... Read more

by Our View, Thursday, December 24, 2020 10:58 am


Yes, Virginia there is a Santa

As Christmas approaches, we are reminded of the most famous newspaper Christmas editorial ever. And, it is a tradition at the STAR that she share ... Read more

by Our View, Tuesday, December 22, 2020 2:53 pm


Vaccine offer hope in an otherwise dark year

The administration this week of the first COVID-19 vaccines represent a remarkable achievement   in an otherwise dark year. It is cause for hope. The ... Read more

by Our View, Friday, December 18, 2020 2:53 pm

< Older Newer >