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Friday bomb discovery was Navy ordnance

Friday bomb discovery was Navy ordnance

February 2nd, 2015 9:40 pm by John Thompson

It was a busy time for emergency responders in Elizabethton on Friday afternoon when a bomb threat was called in to Carter County Bank in downtown, and in an unrelated matter about an hour later, some military ordnance was discovered at the nearby OmniSou

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Bonnie Kate Kitchen to provide pathway to workforce

Bonnie Kate Kitchen to provide pathway to workforce

February 1st, 2015 9:49 pm by Jessica Fuller

For 89 years, the Bonnie Kate Theatre has charmed the Elizabethton community with movies, food, music and plays.Now, its owners are taking it in a new direction to help the youth in the community.

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Update: Authorities say Carter County bomb threat was hoax

Update: Authorities say Carter County bomb threat was hoax

January 30th, 2015 5:10 pm by John Thompson

An unusual silence blanketed downtown Elizabethton Friday afternoon.

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Carter commissioners try hands at electronic voting

Carter commissioners try hands at electronic voting

January 21st, 2015 11:06 am by John Thompson

For the first time in its 200-year history, the Carter County Commission tried a new way of voting at Tuesday's monthly meeting. As part of a trial basis, the commission voted electronically instead of using the old-fashioned roll-call voting.

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N.C. motorist injured after Roan Mountain rock slide

N.C. motorist injured after Roan Mountain rock slide

January 16th, 2015 9:35 pm by John Thompson

A North Carolina motorist was injured Wednesday afternoon after her truck hit rocks lying in the road from an earlier rock slide.

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Pair faces aggravated assault charges after fight, stabbing in Hampton

Pair faces aggravated assault charges after fight, stabbing in Hampton

January 16th, 2015 11:34 am by John Thompson

The couple reportedly had been arguing all day.

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In wake of Brown decision, Unicoi Co. discusses expanding school board size

In wake of Brown decision, Unicoi Co. discusses expanding school board size

January 14th, 2015 9:35 pm by Brad Hicks

A week ago, a split vote among members of the Unicoi County Board of Education resulted in the non-renewal of Director of Schools Denise Brown's contract.

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Model Americans: Elizabethton Elks Lodge donates small-scale kits to make large impact for veterans

Model Americans: Elizabethton Elks Lodge donates small-scale kits to make large impact for veterans

January 14th, 2015 9:57 am by John Thompson

On Tuesday morning, Elizabethton Elks Lodge 1847 members brought more than 118 scale model kits, paints and glue to the VA's crafts room to help keep veterans occupied during their stays.

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Re-order in the court: Carter County General Sessions reopens after renovation

Re-order in the court: Carter County General Sessions reopens after renovation

January 14th, 2015 9:39 am by John Thompson

After being closed for several weeks for extensive cleaning and renovation, the Carter County General Sessions Courtroom has reopened.

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Job weld done: Numbers show high graduation, job placement rates for Elizabethton TCAT

Job weld done: Numbers show high graduation, job placement rates for Elizabethton TCAT

January 13th, 2015 9:45 pm by John Thompson

The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Elizabethton has been racking up some impressive statistics in student program completion, job placement and licensure pass rate.

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