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Elizabethton council defers retail recruitment spending, hears from angry football mother

Elizabethton council defers retail recruitment spending, hears from angry football mother

March 13th, 2015 9:41 am by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City Council voted unanimously Thursday night to defer a decision on reaching an agreement with a private firm to help recruit retailers to the city.

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Elizabethton school resource officer reassigned during investigation into inappropriate conduct with student

Elizabethton school resource officer reassigned during investigation into inappropriate conduct with student

March 11th, 2015 2:09 pm by Staff Report

Elizabethton Police Chief Greg Workman said a school resource officer has been reassigned to office duties during an administrative investigation of alleged inappropriate conduct with student.

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Elizabethton council agenda shows signs of coming spring

Elizabethton council agenda shows signs of coming spring

March 11th, 2015 10:18 am by John Thompson

There are several harbingers of spring in the agenda for Thursday's meeting of the Elizabethton City Council.

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Elizabethton Twins remember longtime supporter Jane Crow

Elizabethton Twins remember longtime supporter Jane Crow

March 11th, 2015 10:11 am by John Thompson

Since 1974 the Elizabethton Twins have been the first stop in professional baseball for many players now on the rosters of the Minnesota Twins and other major league teams. For all of that time until her death on Feb. 3, Jane Crow remained a strong suppor

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Carter County Commission approves schools spending before education board

Carter County Commission approves schools spending before education board

March 11th, 2015 10:02 am by John Thompson

In an unusual move, the Budget Committee of the Carter County Commission voted unanimously Monday night to support several expenditures.

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Carter County out $12,000 after winning lawsuit in beer-license case

Carter County out $12,000 after winning lawsuit in beer-license case

March 10th, 2015 8:58 am by John Thompson

The Budget Committee of the Carter County Commission learned Monday night that the county would have been better off if it had been sued for money in a recently settled federal case.

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Elizabethton police identify pilot who veered off runway

March 9th, 2015 5:45 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton Police Department has released the identity of the airplane pilot who ran off the runway at Elizabethton Municipal Airport on Saturday.

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State grant to aid building of homes for families in Happy Valley subdivision

State grant to aid building of homes for families in Happy Valley subdivision

March 9th, 2015 5:24 pm by John Thompson

Four low-income families in Carter County will soon be enjoying safe, affordable housing, thanks to a $423,126 grant awarded to the Eastern Eight Community Housing Development Agency.

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Johnson County veterans working to get local hospital approved as VA statelite

Johnson County veterans working to get local hospital approved as VA statelite

March 7th, 2015 8:48 pm by John Thompson

Veterans in the far northeastern corner of Tennessee, northwestern North Carolina and southwest Virginia may not have to drive all the way to the Veterans Affairs Hosptial at Mountain Home in Johnson City for medical treatment and lab work.

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Carter County Election Commission may relocate

Carter County Election Commission may relocate

March 4th, 2015 9:21 am by John Thompson

Candidates and new voters for the 2016 elections may be going to a new building to conduct business with the Carter County Election Commission.

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