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Elizabethton water line project stretches by 60 days, $168,000

Elizabethton water line project stretches by 60 days, $168,000

January 6th, 2015 10:04 pm by John Thompson

Because the city of Elizabethton has had such a good experience with Tipton Construction Company to replace and renovate water lines in the East Side community, the project has been extended and an additonal $168,000 has been designated for the work.

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Deputies: Carter Co. man faces second arrest after numerous burglaries

Deputies: Carter Co. man faces second arrest after numerous burglaries

January 6th, 2015 9:53 pm by John Thompson

A Carter County man has been arrested for the second time in a month on car burglaries and thefts, ranging from cell phones to safes.

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Christmas not over at Sycamore Shoals

Christmas not over at Sycamore Shoals

January 2nd, 2015 9:26 pm by John Thompson

Christmas is not over at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area. The annual Winterfest Christmas decorations of lampposts are still on display at the visitors center, and they are just getting ready to celebrate the holiday at Fort Watauga.

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Mr. Holsclaw goes to Nashville: New rep excited about job

Mr. Holsclaw goes to Nashville: New rep excited about job

December 31st, 2014 9:00 am by John Thompson

Holsclaw, a political newcomer, won overwhelming victories in the May Republican Primary and in the August General Election to represent the 4th Legislative District, which includes all of Unicoi County and the western portion of Carter County.

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Sabine Hill goes there, back again in anticipation of bicentennial

Sabine Hill goes there, back again in anticipation of bicentennial

December 30th, 2014 9:36 pm by John Thompson

Sabine Hill should once again be a showpiece in time for the 200th anniversary of its creation in 2018.

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Public service? Elizabethton man arrested on drug charges says he sells to people who "need it", police say

Public service? Elizabethton man arrested on drug charges says he sells to people who "need it", police say

December 29th, 2014 9:13 pm by John Thompson

A citizen's call to 911 about a man dropping a pistol on North Riverside Drive on Saturday afternoon led to the arrest of a man who said he sold marijuana to people addicted to it.

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51-degree temperatures predicted for annual Frostbite race

51-degree temperatures predicted for annual Frostbite race

December 24th, 2014 9:36 am by John Thompson

Two boating events on Watauga Race have become regional traditions in recent years. One is the boat parade on July 4 and the other is the other is the Annual Frostbite Sailing Race on Jan. 1, sponsored by the Watauga Lake Sailing Club.

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Sycamore Shoals to keep celebrating holidays into January with Old Christmas

Sycamore Shoals to keep celebrating holidays into January with Old Christmas

December 24th, 2014 9:30 am by John Thompson

For most of the places in the Tri-Cities, the celebration of this Christmas season will come to an end after Thursday. That is not the case at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area, where they are anxiously counting down the days until early January to cele

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Elizabethton police seek help in identification of 2 suspects

Elizabethton police seek help in identification of 2 suspects

December 23rd, 2014 7:06 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Wal-Mart filed a report with city police Dec. 2 about the theft of several items that occurred Dec. 1 at approximately 2:10 a.m.

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Photo Gallery : A Carter County Christmas

December 18th, 2014 7:45 pm by John Thompson

Angle Tree gifts and Christmas Box food went out to 523 families and 600 children in need Wednesday in Elizabethton.

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