ELIZABETHTON — On Thursday night police officer Matt Taylor will be recognized by the Elizabethton City Council for saving a life.
ELIZABETHTON — A man and a woman were arrested this week on charges of abusing an 18-month-old child. The charges came after presentments to a Carter County grand jury May 2.
ELIZABETHTON — A woman who was found asleep behind the steering wheel of a car waiting to fill up at a gas pump faces several charges, including child neglect when a 2-year-old child was observed in the back seat of the car on Tuesday afternoon.
Apr 25, 2018 at 7:07 PM
The body recovered from the Watauga River last Thursday has been identified as Jacob W. Hampton, 30, Elizabethton, a man reported missing by his family more than a month ago.
ELIZABETHTON — Police who responded to Sycamore Shoals Hospital on Thursday reported finding a woman suffering from multiple bruises and cuts to her face, arms, hands and legs.
ELIZABETHTON — The owner of Sycamore Drive-in, 213 S. Sycamore St., was indicted by a Carter County grand jury on several counts, including having sexual contact with a 15-year-old juvenile last June.
The police department began its investigation after receiving information that the student had made threats of harm toward others at the Elizabethton school.
ELIZABETHTON — Two members of the Elizabethton Police Department were recently recognized for their long and productive careers in law enforcement with promotions that took place during the Dec. 14 meeting of the Elizabethton City Council.
ELIZABETHTON — An employee of the Elizabethton Electric Department was shot in his left leg on Thursday morning when a Smith and Wesson .38 Special revolver discharged while he was carrying the gun in the pocket of his jacket.
ELIZABETHTON —The city of Elizabethton and the Minnesota Twins appear closer to an agreement on stadium upgrades and new clubhouse for the Twins’ rookie league team at Joe O’Brien Field.
ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton Police Department has released the accident report of last Thursday’s crash in front of Steve Grindstaff’s Ford dealership at 2224 W. Elk Ave. The report was completed by Patrolman James Stevens.
ELIZABETHTON — Traffic was slowed on the southbound lane of U.S. Highway 19E at the intersection with Broad Street for most of Monday morning because of a truck that had rolled over on its left side.
ELIZABETHTON — Carter County Sheriff Dexter Lunceford said a joint arrest Sunday was the result of a year-long investigation by his department and the Elizabethton Police Department.
A local law enforcement officer was recognized by the U.S. Attorney General in an annual awards ceremony at the Department of Justice in Washington on Wednesday evening.
ELIZABETHTON — Any day is a good day to break down barriers between people, and in Elizabethton today an effort is being made to break down barriers between citizens and police officers.