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Drive-by shooting in Carter Co. results in reckless aggravated assault arrest

Drive-by shooting in Carter Co. results in reckless aggravated assault arrest

September 29th, 2014 3:47 pm by John Thompson

Five homes were struck by gunfire, two women were shot and two small children nearly hit.

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Community TriCityMom Elizabethton
Women's center director's first book is story of Hope

Women's center director's first book is story of Hope

September 29th, 2014 9:14 am by John Thompson

"Miracles really do still happen" - Angie Odom.

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Community Heritage Elizabethton
Re-enactors make annual trek across river

Re-enactors make annual trek across river

September 25th, 2014 9:10 pm by John Thompson

For the 40th year in a row, men and women dressed in 18th-century frontier clothing waded across the Watauga River Thursday.

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Local News Education Elizabethton
Middle school students walk mile in ancestors' shoes

Middle school students walk mile in ancestors' shoes

September 23rd, 2014 10:08 pm by John Thompson

For the past 30 years, the eighth-graders from T.A. Dugger Jr. High School have marched along the route some of the Overmountain Men took from Rocky Mount to Sycamore Shoals.

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Police: Man arrested on child sex abuse charges

Police: Man arrested on child sex abuse charges

September 22nd, 2014 6:14 pm by Staff Report

Police arrested an Elizabethton man on child sex abuse charges after an investigation that lasted more than a month.

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Elizabethton Electric passing on TVA rate increase to customers

Elizabethton Electric passing on TVA rate increase to customers

September 20th, 2014 8:21 am by John Thompson

Customers of the Elizabethton Electric Department will see an increase in the cost of electricity next month.

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Ex-deputy reindicted on assault charges from domestic incident

Ex-deputy reindicted on assault charges from domestic incident

September 18th, 2014 8:35 am by John Thompson

A former deputy with the Carter County Sheriff's Department has been reindicted by a Carter County grand jury on charges he assaulted an ex-girlfriend in October and a neighbor who had come to the woman's aid after the alleged domestic violence.

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Authorities search for possible missing person after unmanned sailboat found on Watauga Lake

Authorities search for possible missing person after unmanned sailboat found on Watauga Lake

September 17th, 2014 6:00 pm by Staff Report

The identity of the sailboat's owner was not released Wednesday because next of kin had not been notified.

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EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

EPD: 2 pick up drug, drunken driving charges after alleged accident

September 16th, 2014 10:32 pm by John Thompson

Two men were arrested Monday afternoon following an alleged hit and run accident at 141 Hudson Drive.

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Medal of Honor recipient visits EHS to inspire, not recruit

Medal of Honor recipient visits EHS to inspire, not recruit

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by John Thompson

Medal of Honor recipient Bruce Crandall visited the school and spoke to the student body about the true meaning of heroism and sacrifice.

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