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Carter committee ponders ways to utilize buildings

February 4th, 2015 9:09 am by John Thompson

The Building and Grounds Committee of the Carter County Commission continued its efforts to efficiently utilize the county's many buildings during its monthly meeting on Tuesday.

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Longtime Elizabethton educator remembered for dedication to students

Longtime Elizabethton educator remembered for dedication to students

March 26th, 2015 9:01 pm by John Thompson

Thomas Harville didn't quite reach the designation of centenarian. But that was one of the few things the distinguished educator and public servant failed to achieve in his long and successful life.

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Two Elizabethton men arrested on burglary charges, meth-making charges later added

Two Elizabethton men arrested on burglary charges, meth-making charges later added

March 26th, 2015 11:30 am by Staff Report

Two men believed by police to have stolen from vehicles have been accused of burglary and methamphetamine production by the Elizabethton Police Department.

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Gas leak temporarily closes West Elk Avenue

Gas leak temporarily closes West Elk Avenue

March 24th, 2015 10:16 pm by John Thompson

It was only a small gas leak but it caused a big midmorning traffic jam on one of Elizabethton's busiest streets on Tuesday.

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Teachers become students at TCAT Elizabethton Train-the-Trainer event

Teachers become students at TCAT Elizabethton Train-the-Trainer event

March 18th, 2015 10:45 am by Staff Report

The campus of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Elizabethton is a place of learning for teachers as well as students this week.

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From Humvees to HVAC: 911 attacks a turning point for Washington County man

From Humvees to HVAC: 911 attacks a turning point for Washington County man

March 18th, 2015 10:43 am by Contributed to the Press

The terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, were a nightmare for many Americans, but Joshua Grubbs of Washington County also marks that day as the turning point in his life.

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Unicoi County to save money by hauling recyclables to Elizabethton

Unicoi County to save money by hauling recyclables to Elizabethton

March 18th, 2015 9:59 am by Brad Hicks

The Unicoi County Solid Waste Committee met Tuesday in the hopes of saving the county money, a wish that came to fruition.

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Carter school facilities planning committee holds first meeting

Carter school facilities planning committee holds first meeting

March 17th, 2015 10:05 pm by John Thompson

A Carter County committee focusing on school facilities heard the word early from their chairman: Whatever they do, they can't make everyone happy

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UPDATE: Name released of woman killed in Carter Co. motorcycle crash

UPDATE: Name released of woman killed in Carter Co. motorcycle crash

March 17th, 2015 11:56 am by Staff Report

The skidding motorcycle crashed into a green Oldsmobile 88 headed toward Elizabethton.

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Elizabethton School Board approves math textbooks, football scoreboard

Elizabethton School Board approves math textbooks, football scoreboard

March 17th, 2015 9:27 am by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City School Board did not have any problem adopting math textbooks for next year. The board simply approved every book listed on a 13-page, densely printed document.

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Carter County Commission approves wireless voting system after losing 2 members

Carter County Commission approves wireless voting system after losing 2 members

March 16th, 2015 10:16 pm by John Thompson

The Carter County Commission got smaller this month with the loss of two of its members, Jerry Proffitt in the 1st District and Beth Depew in the 3rd District. Those vacancies brought the membership in the Commission down to 22 until the vacancies can be

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