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Carter Mansion tours to give look into Christmas past

December 3rd, 2014 9:45 am by Staff Reports

Somehow, Christmas seemed more Christmassy in the days before there were so many electronic Christmas decorations.

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Alexander successor Gardenhour says Elizabethton school director leaves 'big shoes to fill'

Alexander successor Gardenhour says Elizabethton school director leaves 'big shoes to fill'

December 17th, 2014 10:00 pm by John Thompson

The man selected by the Elizabethton City School Board to serve as interim director of schools when Ed Alexander retires on Jan. 5 has not always had a passion for education and meeting the academic needs of children.

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No findings found in annual audit of Elizabethton schools

No findings found in annual audit of Elizabethton schools

December 17th, 2014 8:45 am by John Thompson

Once again, the Elizabethton City School System received an audit with no findings.

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EPD: Shoplifting claim led to drug investigation, 4 felony arrests

EPD: Shoplifting claim led to drug investigation, 4 felony arrests

December 16th, 2014 9:10 pm by Max Hrenda

Police said an investigation that resulted in an escape from a parking lot and four felony arrests began with an allegation of shoplifting last week.

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Gardenhour voted in to succeed Alexander as head of Elizabethton City Schools

Gardenhour voted in to succeed Alexander as head of Elizabethton City Schools

December 15th, 2014 10:13 pm by John Thompson

The process of transitioning from Superintendent Ed Alexander to a new director of schools began Monday night when the Elizabethton City School Board voted unanimously to place Corey Gardenhour as interim director.

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24 charges for Carter County couple after drug investigation, escape, officials say

24 charges for Carter County couple after drug investigation, escape, officials say

December 15th, 2014 9:54 pm by Max Hrenda

Although it took more than a day and the combined efforts of three law enforcement agencies, officials said two Elizabethton residents were arrested on multiple felony charges that stemmed from an investigation into suspected methamphetamine-related activ

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Update: Captain says guilty conscience led to Shell's confession

Update: Captain says guilty conscience led to Shell's confession

December 12th, 2014 12:07 pm by John Thompson

A 23-year-old Carter County man pleaded guilty Friday to a 2012 Roan Mountain killing during a drug deal gone bad.

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Elizabethton planners vote against expanding Historic District

Elizabethton planners vote against expanding Historic District

December 4th, 2014 10:07 pm by John Thompson

Plans to expand the Downtown Historic District was defeated by a 4-2 vote in the Elizabethton Planning Commission on Thursday night. Chairman Paul Bellamy, and Commissioners Dena Bass, Bill Carter, Vickie Manuel voted to defeat expansion. Commissioners Ro

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Big John's Close-off? Elizabethton home store's fence, Dumpster create problems for Tweetsie Trail expansion

Big John's Close-off? Elizabethton home store's fence, Dumpster create problems for Tweetsie Trail expansion

December 3rd, 2014 10:06 pm by Tony Casey

Big John's Closeouts fenced off the path of the trail and put the Dumpster in place at its location at 238 E. Elk Ave. in Elizabethton, and owner Michael Barnett recognizes that with the trail's progress rapidly approaching, a solution needs to be reached

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Forbes family to conduct annual light show

Forbes family to conduct annual light show

December 3rd, 2014 9:37 am by Staff Reports

Once again the Roger Forbes Family is holding their annual laser light Christmas show at 708 Holston Ave. The light show for this year started on Monday.

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Elizabethton parade to be held Saturday

Elizabethton parade to be held Saturday

December 3rd, 2014 9:32 am by John Thompson

The annual Christmas parade through downtown Elizabethton will take place Saturday.

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