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Elizabethton Fire Department joins with church to give away more smoke alarms

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Elizabethton Fire Department joins with church to give away more smoke alarms

November 13th, 2014 10:25 am by Staff Report

Elizabethton's free smoke alarms come from the Get Alarmed Program of the Tennessee Fire Marshal's Office.

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N.C. women arrested on prostitution charges in Elizabethton

N.C. women arrested on prostitution charges in Elizabethton

November 24th, 2014 4:54 pm by Staff Report

Two North Carolina women were arrested, police said, on charges they worked together to commit acts of prostitution.

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Lunceford: Smooth transition to Carter County sheriff's seat

Lunceford: Smooth transition to Carter County sheriff's seat

November 23rd, 2014 9:07 pm by John Thompson

Despite changes brought about with a change in leadership, newly elected Carter County Sheriff Dexter Lunceford said things have gone smoothly.

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Elizabethton High plays host to regional competition allowing students to join CSI team

Elizabethton High plays host to regional competition allowing students to join CSI team

November 21st, 2014 10:15 pm by John Thompson

Investigators scoured some bloody cell rooms of the spooky and dark former Carter County jail Friday.

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Update: 4 adults, 4 kids displaced by Elizabethton fire

Update: 4 adults, 4 kids displaced by Elizabethton fire

November 19th, 2014 4:46 pm by John Thompson

Elizabethton firefighters were called to 1205 Thomas Blvd. about 8:20 a.m. and needed about 45 minutes to bring the fire under control.

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Carter Co. deputies pull driver from woods after chase

Carter Co. deputies pull driver from woods after chase

November 19th, 2014 10:37 am by John Thompson

The pursuit began while Deputy Mark McClain was patrolling near Zion Baptist Church on Saturday.

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State cites 10 areas in Carter County audit

State cites 10 areas in Carter County audit

November 19th, 2014 10:32 am by Staff Report

Recurring deficiency also listed in Circuit Court clerk's office.

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Makeover for justice: Construction begins on Carter County Justice Center

Makeover for justice: Construction begins on Carter County Justice Center

November 18th, 2014 10:41 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Justice Center has been turned into a construction zone this week, as the first in a series of renovations are taking place in the 30-year-old building.

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Deputies: Elizabethton man stabbed brother, fled house

Deputies: Elizabethton man stabbed brother, fled house

November 15th, 2014 3:29 pm by Max Hrenda

An Elizabethton man was arrested, deputies said, after a drunken argument led to him stabbing his brother "several" times and running from his Lynn Valley home.

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500,000th & Goal: $1/2M donation to kick off construction for Elizabethton High football stadium

500,000th & Goal: $1/2M donation to kick off construction for Elizabethton High football stadium

November 14th, 2014 9:25 pm by John Thompson

Board members also approved a guarantee from the construction managers, Goins, Rash and Cain, that the maximum price of the stadium will be $4.3 million.

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Elizabethton police: Woman used race car driver Darrell Waltrip's identity in scam

Elizabethton police: Woman used race car driver Darrell Waltrip's identity in scam

November 14th, 2014 9:31 am by John Thompson

A woman suspected of stealing the identity of race car driver and television commentator Darrell Waltrip and also suspected of posing as a fictitious executive at Kimberly-Clark Corp. was arrested by the Elizabethton Police Department this week.

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