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There’s nothing like a trip to the pumpkin patch…

It’s that time of year when thoughts turn to finding that perfect pumpkin to make the perfect Jack-O-Lantern ...

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Downsizing, staggering of commission discussed

BY IVAN SANDERS STAR STAFF ivan.sanders@elizabethton.com    Downsizing of the Carter County Commission will be discussed at the ...

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Elizabethton City Council approves Bonnie Kate Beer Permit, Watershed Trail agreement

BY NIC MILLER STAR STAFF nic.miller@elizabethton.com The Elizabethton City Council awarded an on-site beer permit to allow alcohol ...

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Three local students represent Carter County at 4-H Congress

BY LUKE ANGLIN Three local students from August 15-18 represented the Carter County 4-H at the 74th Tennessee State ...

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Elizabethton native serves as member of U.S. Navy’s ‘Silent Service’

KINGS BAY, Ga. — An Elizabethton, Tennessee, native is serving aboard USS Florida, one of the world’s most ...

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Furry Friends

The Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter has a variety of animals up for adoption each day. This week’s installment ...

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Recycling paying off for county

BY IVAN SANDERS STAR STAFF ivan.sanders@elizabethton.com A new recycling baler is more than paying for itself and helping ...

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Tweetsie Trail expansion project beginning to take shape with planning phase

BY NIC MILLER STAR STAFF nic.miller@elizabethton.com Local leaders are working to finalize a budget proposal on expanding the ...

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Housing market in Carter County greatly affected by new residents

BY NIC MILLER STAR STAFF nic.miller@elizabethton.com An influx of new residents is boosting the housing market in Carter ...

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Nursing schools see applications rise, despite COVID burnout

By PAT EATON-ROBB Associated Press STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Nurses around the U.S. are getting burned out by ...

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