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Former EHS coach accused of indecent exposure

August 25th, 2014 9:05 pm by Becky Campbell

Elizabethton High School's swim coach resigned from his job last week, just two days before his arrest on indecent exposure charges in Johnson City, although he apparently talked to his athletic director in July about leaving the school system.

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Into the sunset: Former Carter sheriff reflects on career, looks to future

Into the sunset: Former Carter sheriff reflects on career, looks to future

August 30th, 2014 10:15 pm by John Thompson

The past week has been a time of major transition for outgoing Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes. Last Wednesday, Mathes turned 44 years old.

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Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

Medal of Honor recipients to speak at Elizabethton High School

August 29th, 2014 9:39 am by John Thompson

The public is encouraged to attend. An entire section of the gym will be open to the public, with 800 seats available.

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Vent catches fire at Elizabethton's Redi Mart

Vent catches fire at Elizabethton's Redi Mart

August 28th, 2014 8:56 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Fire Department and Elizabethton Police Department responded to a fire call at the Redi Mart at 725 W. G St. around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

Hampton basketball coach receives pretrial diversion in pills theft case

August 27th, 2014 3:47 pm by John Thompson

Leon Tolley was removed as head girls' basketball coach and placed on suspension during the investigation.

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Elizabethton principal battling ALS to speak at Milligan convocation

Elizabethton principal battling ALS to speak at Milligan convocation

August 26th, 2014 10:10 am by Contributed - Milligan College

Josh Wandell was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, in 2013.

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Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

Johnson City cop charged with assault, reassigned pending court action

August 25th, 2014 2:57 pm by Becky Campbell

"We take this situation very seriously" - Police Chief Mark Sirois.

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Carter Co. inmate accused of vandalizing jail cells

Carter Co. inmate accused of vandalizing jail cells

August 25th, 2014 2:42 pm by John Thompson

David Lynn Blevins was charged with one count of vandalism under $500 and one count of vandalism over $500.

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Carter Co. school smashed in hit-and-run crash

Carter Co. school smashed in hit-and-run crash

August 25th, 2014 11:00 am by John Thompson

The crash caused damage to an electrical line going into the school, as well as a fence. Three women were seen fleeing in a truck.

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Superintendent's usual foes not running for re-election

Superintendent's usual foes not running for re-election

August 22nd, 2014 8:56 pm by John Thompson

There will be major changes on the next Elizabethton School Board after two incumbents on the five-person board have chosen not to run for re-election.

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Tests scores: 2 Carter Co. elementaries named state Reward Schools

Tests scores: 2 Carter Co. elementaries named state Reward Schools

August 22nd, 2014 11:45 am by John Thompson

It was time for celebration at Hunter and Valley Forge.

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