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Rozella Hardin, Author at www.elizabethton.com

Community

Looking back at downtown Elizabethton

By Rozella Hardin Editorial Director rozella.hardin@elizabethton.com Businesses may come and go, but they’re not forgotten. When I asked co-workers about memories of downtown Elizabethton, they ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, August 7, 2020 11:57 am

Local news

A Life Lived: Danny Teague lived to hunt and fish and make music

Daniel Edward Teague grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina, where he learned to fish and hunt at an early age. He also ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 4:11 pm

Local news

Two compete for Elizabethton City Judge

The position of Elizabethton’s City Judge is one that is not highly publicized, is on the ballot every four years, and doesn’t pay a lot ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, July 31, 2020 2:32 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Diane Cannon was a fan of veterans

Diane Cannon wasn’t a veteran, but she took great pride in serving as administrative assistant for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Elizabethton for 17 ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 10:47 am

Community

Pandemic affects us all, especially nursing homes

My friend, Peggy, is a resident at Ivy Hall Nursing Home. Before the pandemic, I visited her at least three or four times a week. We ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, July 24, 2020 12:33 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Nellie Pate’s pride and joy were her grandchildren

By ROZELLA HARDIN Editorial Director rozella.hardin@elizabethton.com It’s been said that children are the rainbow of life and grandchildren are the pot of gold. Nellie Jo ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 21, 2020 2:19 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Mary Belle Miller spent most of her working career in law enforcement

Mary Belle Hopson Miller was a long-time friend of former Sheriff John Henson, who talked her into completing her GED courses and taking a job ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 3:04 pm

Community

Joe Bob was the STAR’s funny bone

Reba McEntire once said: To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone. If that’s so, Bob Bowling ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, July 10, 2020 12:33 pm

Editorials

Why are we a divided nation and full of anger?

This past weekend, the protests that have so divided this country and spew with hate, anger, and unrest, and in some cases, destruction and looting, ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:42 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Norman Lyons. a country boy who worked hard and loved bluegrass music

Norman Lyons was a country boy, who loved bluegrass music. He grew up in the Gap Creek Community and was the youngest of 10 children ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 1:57 pm

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