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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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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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