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Carter County Schools get ready for summer projects

Carter County Schools get ready for summer projects

May 12th, 2015 8:48 am by John Thompson

For the past few months, the telemedicine operation between the Carter County School System and eMD has been going well, even without a formal memorandum of understanding. That could soon change, as such a memorandum should be in place for school board ap

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Elizabethton School Board pleased with final two candidates for director

Elizabethton School Board pleased with final two candidates for director

May 10th, 2015 3:24 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton City School Board expressed strong satisfaction with both of the two finalists for the next director of schools.

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Carter County department heads seek employee raises

Carter County department heads seek employee raises

May 8th, 2015 9:46 am by John Thompson

While no Carter County department covered in the General Fund made a request for a large increase in funding on Thursday night, most department heads did make a request for modest raises for their employees during the next fiscal year.

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Ex-Carter Co. deputy found guilty of assaulting ex-girlfriend, neighbor

Ex-Carter Co. deputy found guilty of assaulting ex-girlfriend, neighbor

May 7th, 2015 2:56 pm by John Thompson

Matthew Ward Ainsworth was found guilty of two counts of aggravated assault.

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Elizabethton school principal Wandell steps down amid battle with ALS

Elizabethton school principal Wandell steps down amid battle with ALS

May 7th, 2015 2:12 pm by John Thompson

Josh Wandell has inspired the entire community with his determination to carry on with his life and his career as best he could while suffering from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease.

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Task force to make final funding push toward Tweetsie Trail completion

Task force to make final funding push toward Tweetsie Trail completion

May 7th, 2015 9:30 am by Tony Casey

Soon about 6,000 letters and brochures will be mailed out to Elizabethton and Carter County area residences and business, asking for financial help in finishing the Tweetsie Trail.

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Water outage scheduled Tuesday for East Side area of Elizabethton

Water outage scheduled Tuesday for East Side area of Elizabethton

May 6th, 2015 5:52 pm by Contributed to the Press

Water service will be interrupted for several hours.

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High price for remodeling stalls plans for Carter County Health Department

High price for remodeling stalls plans for Carter County Health Department

May 6th, 2015 8:58 am by Tony Casey

Plenty of work is being done to convert the former Carter County 911 building into the new Carter County Election Commission offices later this month.

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Elizabethton Library services curtailed during circulation system changeover

Elizabethton Library services curtailed during circulation system changeover

May 6th, 2015 8:54 am by John Thompson

For those planning to borrow some books from the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library or take advantage of other services the library offers: do it this week.

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Carter County, Elizabethton residents can dispose of household hazardous waste for free

Carter County, Elizabethton residents can dispose of household hazardous waste for free

May 6th, 2015 8:50 am by John Thompson

Carter County and Elizabethton residents can once again take advantage of the free collection of old hazardous waste material.

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