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Four-day school week for Elizabethton elementary students

BY IVAN SANDERS STAR STAFF ivan.sanders@elizabethton.com On Wednesday afternoon, some of the most anticipated words that an elementary school student’s parent wanted to hear came ... Read more

2 hours ago by Ivan Sanders.

Tendaya Technology joins ETSU Innovation Lab

JOHNSON CITY — The East Tennessee State University Innovation Lab is starting off 2021 with a new member, Tendaya Technology. Founder Dr. Mutombo J. Muvundamina ... Read more

7 hours ago by Contributed Content.

Segment to feature Carter County Frontline Heroes

If there is one thing that the COVID-19 pandemic has illustrated, it is the resilience of the medical, educational, and public service sectors of society ... Read more

10 hours ago by Ivan Sanders.

Education in virus era dominates Tennessee special session

By KIMBERLEE KRUESI and JONATHAN MATTISE Associated Press NASHVILLE (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, responding to educational challenges of the coronavirus pandemic, directed state ... Read more

12 hours ago by AP News Wire Reports.

Tennessee to draw $458M federal aid for housing rent relief

NASHVILLE (AP) — Tennessee housing officials say the state will receive about $458 million in federal COVID-19 money for rent relief. The Tennessee Housing Development ... Read more

12 hours ago by AP News Wire Reports.

Elizabethton Board of Education to meet on new day, time

BY IVAN SANDERS STAR STAFF ivan.sanders@elizabethton.com For those looking to attend the Elizabethton City Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, they may have been surprised ... Read more

23 hours ago by Ivan Sanders.

A Life Lived: Don Hazelwood made his life’s work teaching and serving others

Magic Johnson is credited with saying: “All kids need is a little help, a little hope, and somebody who believes in them.” Don Hazelwood spent ... Read more

1 day ago by Rozella Hardin.

Governor Lee set for State of the State speech in February

(AP) Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee is slated to give his third annual State of the State speech on Feb. 8. State lawmakers announced the date ... Read more

1 day ago by AP News Wire Reports.

You just don’t know where God may put you…

BY IVAN SANDERS STAR STAFF ivan.sanders@elizabethton.com There is no denying that the year 2020 and even the start of 2021 have been trying both physically ... Read more

2 days ago by Ivan Sanders.

Stars from ‘Hamilton,’ ‘SNL’ and more to take part in ETSU’s Spring Virtual Tour

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association is bringing its Spring 2021 Virtual Music and Comedy Tour to campus for five consecutive ... Read more

2 days ago by Contributed Content.

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