Johnson City Press Saturday, November 29, 2014
Crime Local News Elizabethton
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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Elizabethton Fire Department joins with church to give away more smoke alarms

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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Elizabethton to seek grant for Tweetsie Trail warning lights

Elizabethton to seek grant for Tweetsie Trail warning lights

November 12th, 2014 9:14 pm by John Thompson

While no federal or state money was used to build the popular Tweetsie Trail bike path between Johnson City and Elizabethton, safety concerns at intersections with busy streets are leading to a request for $281,300 in improved warnings at five intersectio

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Carter Co. mother sentenced to 27 years for using young daughters in porn

Carter Co. mother sentenced to 27 years for using young daughters in porn

November 12th, 2014 2:40 pm by Max Hrenda

Although a Hampton woman was sentenced in federal court on charges she used her three daughters in the production of child pornography, she may face additional charges in Carter County, where she was arrested.

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Carter Co. Budget Committee restores funding for jail upkeep

Carter Co. Budget Committee restores funding for jail upkeep

November 11th, 2014 10:28 am by John Thompson

Several large budget amendments for the sheriff's department were approved during Monday's meeting of the Carter County Budget Committee, but the expenditures will require no new revenue.

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Community Elizabethton
Carter's traditional ceremonies for veterans set at two locations

Carter's traditional ceremonies for veterans set at two locations

November 11th, 2014 7:25 am by John Thompson

Two traditional Carter County Veterans Day ceremonies will once again be observed today.

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Crime Local News Elizabethton
Update: Willen sentenced to more than 10 years; eligible for parole in more than 2

Update: Willen sentenced to more than 10 years; eligible for parole in more than 2

November 7th, 2014 3:59 pm by John Thompson

Nicholas Wade Willen had been charged with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder in the death of Elijah McKinney and attempted second-degree murder in the stabbing of Nathan Fields.

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Hampton man faces marijuana charge in Elizabethton

Hampton man faces marijuana charge in Elizabethton

November 5th, 2014 3:42 pm by John Thompson

Police found approximately 49 grams of marijuana, digital scales, several pills and plastic baggies during a traffic stop.

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