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Tusculum, Elizabethton High reach agreement guaranteeing admission of Bartleby students  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - School officials from Tusculum University and Elizabethton High School reach an agreement to guarantee admission of students.



Tusculum University guarantees admission to Elizabethton High School seniors in experiential program  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tusculum University guarantees admission to one East Tennessee high school's students partaking in innovative, experiential program, in Carter County.



State audit unveils deficiencies, missing funds within Elizabethton City Schools  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

State auditors revealed in a report "operational deficiencies and missing funds" within Elizabethton City Schools.



UPDATE: Elizabethton schools investigation reveals cash problems, 'slush fund'  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Tennessee's comptroller's office said it found “questionable practices” in an investigation of the Elizabethton City School.



Elizabethton High School Student takes his first solo flight  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - An Elizabethton High School Junior, Karson Dillard, was the tenth student in program history to take a solo flight at Moody ...



Emmert inducted into Milligan College Hall of Fame  Huron Daily Tribune

MILLIGAN, TN - Craig Emmert, a 2001 graduate and basketball standout at Cass City was inducted into Milligan College's Basketball Hall of Fame on Oct. 26 for ...



Elizabethton high students present 'Redhead Murders' profile to FBI agents in Knoxville  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

KNOXVILLE, TN (WJHL) - Students at Elizabethton High School received an incredible opportunity Tuesday, their hard work to solve a string of murders dating ...



Elizabethton sets school record on ACT average composite score  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — There has been good news in high schools, both at Elizabethton High School and schools across the state, on the results of last year's ACT ...



Elizabethton School Board approves construction of new soccer practice field  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The soccer teams for Elizabethton High School will soon have a new field for practices and workouts. The Elizabethton City School Board ...



Elizabethton City Schools: 'district acted proactively to address violations, deficiencies'  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - Officials with Elizabethton City Schools say the district "acted proactively to address violations and deficiencies." This after state ...



Elizabethton High School welcomes new SRO  WJHL

Elizabethton High School proudly introduces Officer James Stevens as its new School Resource Officer. Stevens has served at the Elizabethton Police ...



State investigates Elizabethton High School over allegations of misuse of funds  WJHL

School officials revealed on Monday afternoon that Elizabethton High is being investigated by the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury on allegations related ...



Elizabethton High School gets grant to promote new certifications for industry  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Next year, Elizabethton High School students be able to earn a newly recognized industry certification at the school, thanks to a grant from ...



Police find no threat after reported security concern at Elizabethton High School  WJHL

Elizabethton, TN - Elizabethton Police investigated a reported security concern at a city high school but determined there was no danger to students and ...



Incumbents seeking another term on Elizabethton City Council, School Board  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Incumbents are facing challenges from political newcomers in both the Elizabethton City Council and School Board elections Tuesday.



Rise & Shine: Tennessee rates schools with redesigned report card  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Rise & Shine is Chalkbeat's morning digest of education news. Subscribe to have it delivered to your inbox. LIVE ONLINE How is your school rated on ...



Former co-athletic director addresses Elizabethton School Board about dismissal  WJHL

A former co-athletic director of Elizabethton High School addressed school board members Tuesday night about his recent dismissal.



Elizabethton schools' document reveals dismissal of two long-time athletic directors  WJHL

The document lists their dismissal as effective April 2nd. That is the same day an investigation by the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury was released.



Gavel by day, microphone for Friday night football  Johnson City Press (subscription)

When Criminal Court Judge Stacy Street hangs up his judge's robe this afternoon, he'll put on a radio announcer's headset. It's not quite a career change, but.



Newcomers take seats on Elizabethton City Council, School Board  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Two newcomers won seats on the Elizabethton City Council while two newcomers joined the Board of Education in Tuesday's municipal ...



Milligan and Elizabethton City Schools reach agreement on new academic corridor for Bartleby students  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Elizabethton High School and its Bartleby program jointed in a partnership Friday with Milligan College to create a new higher education ...



Wilson, Pless removed as Cyclones' co-athletic directors  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Elizabethton High School's recently announced personnel decisions will have a major effect on the school's athletic programs. According to source close to the ...



Elizabethton students present profile of 1980s 'Redhead Murders' suspect  WJHL

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - On Tuesday, students from Elizabethton High School and law enforcement agencies in our region presented a profile of the serial ...



Betsy Band finishes second in state championship Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton High School Betsy Band completed another very successful year of band competition on Saturday with a second-place ...



Thousands of Tri-Cities children get new school supplies in Elizabethton  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) - Hundreds of Tri-Cities children now have the supplies they need to go back to school.



Elizabethton High School Fishing Team is in third place in Bass Pro Shops series.  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — A generation or two ago, a boy who fished on a school day risked truancy. Today, students may earn trips to national tournaments and earn ...



Elizabethton students' research on 'Redhead Murders' to air on national podcast  WJHL

The students 'Facetimed' Gemma Hoskins of the Netflix series The Keepers. Hoskins has reportedly been working with Shane Waters in his podcast.



Elizabethton City Council may reach agreement Thursday with the Minnesota Twins on Joe O'Brien stadium upgrades  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Will the Joe O'Brien Baseball Field renovations reach home Thursday? After a couple of years of negotiations between the Minnesota Twins ...



How do you translate "Bless Your Heart" for a Spanish speaking Elizabethton Twin?  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Imagine going to work in a foreign country and not being able to speak the language. That's a problem some Elizabethton Twins rookies ...



Betsy Band captures accolades at John Battle  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

It was a successful weekend for Elizabethton High School.



Pless, O'Quinn unseat Elizabethton School Board incumbents  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

New, but familiar, blood will be on the Elizabethton School Board.



Director of Schools and Former Athletic Director respond to the state audit release on missing funds  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - Dr. Corey Gardenhour, Director of Elizbethton City Schools, and Eddie Pless, Former Athletic Director, responded to the state ...



Builders Club installed at T.A. Dugger Jr. High School  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Earlier this month, the Elizabethton Kiwanis Club held an installation ceremony for a new Builders Club at T.A. Dugger Junior High School.



Elizabethton community reacts to report of Jason Witten's retirement  WJHL

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL)- - The word is not official, but ESPN reported Friday that Dallas Cowboys Tight End Jason Witten plans to retire after the 2018 ...



Bartleby students take $1,000 from sharks Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

BLOUNTVILLE — Elizabethton High School's Bartleby program jumped in the Shark Tank on Friday and fished out $1000. The new Bartleby program is part of ...



Salvation Army Angel Tree holds kickoff Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The Walmart in Elizabethton was filled with Christmas spirit Thursday morning for the kickoff of the Salvation Army's 2018 Angel Tree ...



HISTORY WITH HAYES: Elizabethton teammates remember Jason Witten  Bristol Herald Courier

Mike Morrell has been on the job as the head men's basketball coach at UNC Asheville for a few weeks and life has been hectic, but last Thursday he took.



Elizabethton community welcomes back Betsy Band from state championship  WJHL

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL)- The Elizabethton High School Betsy Band were welcomed back by the community Sunday afternoon from the state championship ...



Street closures for upcoming parades to be considered  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — With the last days of summer upon us, homecoming is not very far away for several schools in Elizabethton and Carter County,. With the ...



TBI Redhead Murders development encourages Elizabethton student sleuths  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

The Elizabethton High School sociology teacher whose class project last spring put the so-called "Redhead Murders" back on law enforcement's radar plans to ...



Bartleby School Program getting down to business Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — After a successful premiere during the last semester, with a class all about making improvements to the community, Elizabethton High ...



Eight local women compete for crown, scholarships Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Eight young women will take the stage Saturday in Science Hill High School's auditorium to compete for college scholarships and prizes in the Miss Johnson ...



'The Bible Belt Strangler': E. Tenn. students draft serial killer profile in unsolved cases  Knoxville News Sentinel

A group of East Tennessee high school sociology class students have developed a profile of a possible serial killer behind the "Redhead Murders."



Tri-Cities mom opens center providing free services for people with disabilities  WJHL

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL)- Betty Barnes says the past 21 years with her son Jeremy has been a wild ride.



Elizabethton High School debuts system's first sensory room  WJHL

Kids with sensory integration issues, like those with anxiety disorders or autism, will now have a safe place at one Tri-Cities high school.



Barry Johnson resigns as Elizabethton head coach  WJHL

Barry Johnson resigned from his position of Elizabethton High School Girls Basketball Head Coach Monday.



MLB team president: Elizabethton is 'Twins Territory'  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — As far as one Major League team is concerned, Elizabethton is “a part of Twins Territory.” Minnesota Twins President Dave St. Peter offered ...



Carter County kids program needs help with transportation costs  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Charitable organizations often resort to emotional appeals to encourage donations during this season of giving. That's not the strategy the ...



UPDATE: Carter County Schools lockdown lifted Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The Carter County School System was in a "soft lockdown" on Tuesday in response to threats made on social media. All schools were ...



High School Class Renewed Interest In Murders  Greeneville Sun

Interest was rekindled in the 1985 murder of 17-year-old Elizabeth Lamotte, then still unidentified, and cold cases involving the murders of other women when a ...



East Tennessee works case of local serial killer victim  WVLT.TV

It started as a lesson on how to catch a killer, but became much more.



Re-Examining The 'Redhead Murders'  Greeneville Sun

An Elizabethton High School class project has rekindled interest in a series of unsolved homicides that includes the case of a still-unidentified young woman ...



East Tennessee students work to find ”bible belt strangler’  WREG NewsChannel 3

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — High school students are working with law enforcement to crack a cold case after a serial killer terrorized states in the early 80's.



Registration open for Jason Witten youth football camp  WJHL

Local youth football players have a chance to learn from a future Hall of Famer for free this summer.



Elizabethton HS celebrates first night in new Citizens Bank Stadium  WJHL

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - A multi-million dollar project months in the making is complete, and tonight the Elizabethton High School football team will make ...



Student sleuths investigating "bible-belt strangler"  WBIR.com

Elizabethton, TN — A group of high school student detectives are investigating a series of unsolved killings. Tuesday, the students from Elizabethton High ...



High School Students May Have Uncovered A Serial Killer, The 'Bible Belt Strangler'  Oxygen

Students at Elizabethton High School in Tennessee examined a string of unsolved murders in the area from the 1980s. They believe a truck driver may have ...



UPDATE: Elizabethton, Washington Co. schools to close because of flu  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Instead of snowfall, absences from flu and other seasonal illnesses prompted Elizabethton and Washington County school officials Wednesday to shut down ...



Science Hill vs Elizabethton High School Football Game Preview  WJHL

Toppers have won 9 out of the last 10 times they have faced Elizabethton.



Elizabethton HS community welcomes home "Betsy Band" state champions  WJHL

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - The Elizabethton High School Betsy Band has officially been named Tennessee Division II State Marching Band Champions.



Local NFL players continue to thrive Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Jason Witten continues to set a high standard on and off the field with the new Collegiate Football Man of the Year Award named after him. The winner of the ...



Elizabehton High School Chorus shines at All East competition  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — This is an extremely busy time for the Elizabethton High School Chorus, with many public appearances to sing Christmas favorites. Tuesday ...



Eight seniors selected for Roan Scholars' Class of 2022  Kingsport Times News

JOHNSON CITY – The Roan Scholars Leadership Program at East Tennessee State University has selected eight high school seniors for the incoming Class of ...



Johnson City Press Christmas Box, Salvation Army Angel Trees distributed in Carter County  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — A baton was passed during the Johnson City Press Christmas Box distribution on Wednesday. Martha Laws is stepping down from her post ...



Elizabethton Schools asking for T.A. Dugger renovations, expansion  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Officials of the Elizabethton City School System have recently begun campaigning for an eight-classroom expansion project at T.A. Dugger ...



Auction to benefit Cyclone Baseball  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Interested in going to the Masters golf tournament, Major League Baseball's All-Star Game or the Home Run Derby? The Elizabethton High ...



Officially in need: High school referees getting harder to find  Johnson City Press (subscription)

A shortage of referees across Tennessee has prompted the TSSAA to issue a statewide call for help. Needed are not a few here-and-there fill-ins, but a young ...



Elizabethton to Host Chick-Fil-A Holiday Classic Next Week  TricitiesSports.com

Elizabethton High School is set to host the first Chick-Fil-A Holiday Classic next week with a diverse eight-team field of local teams and special guests. All games ...



Andrew McKeehan named president of Carter County Bank  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON – Andrew McKeehan has been named market president for Carter County Bank. McKeehan is a native of Elizabethton and has 21 years of ...



Former animal shelter volunteers tell Carter Commission "the rest of the story"  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton/Carter County Animal Shelter has been in the news several times in the past year and caused several heated discussions ...



How a tip, an internet blog and curiosity shed light on a 34-year-old disappearance  Indianapolis Star

Loved ones in Indianapolis last saw Tina Marie McKenney Farmer on Thanksgiving Day in 1984.



Jason Witten has a new team: The Monday Night Football crew  Bristol Herald Courier

The former Elizabethton High School star notes he's joining “another iconic franchise.”



Elizabethton, Carter Co. students among 5 new Niswonger Scholars  Johnson City Press (subscription)

The Niswonger Foundation, founded by Greeneville, Tennessee businessman and philanthropist Scott M. Niswonger, has selected five high school seniors to ...



Back When - David Crockett still lives in Elizabethton  Citizentribune

There's not a single doubt in my newspaper-writing mind that the David Crockett who breathed his last at the Alamo in 1836 would have liked the David Crockett ...



'We Are Looking For You' | Local News | greenevillesun.com  Greeneville Sun

ELIZABETHTON — An Elizabethton High School sociology class project hopes to rekindle attention for six murder cases that have turned cold.



Science Hill students race solar go-karts at annual Bristol Speedway competition  Johnson City Press (subscription)

BRISTOL — After finishing in 12th place at last year's Bristol Motor Speedway Solar Go-Kart Challenge endurance race, Science Hill High School students ...



How did your school perform on TNReady tests? Search here for results  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Nearly 700 schools – more than 40 percent of schools in Tennessee – improved in student performance across most grades and subjects, according to a state ...



Spring brings signs of life to Bonnie Kate  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — A lot of hard work has been devoted to the 90-year-old Bonnie Kate Theater since it was acquired from the banks holding its mortgage last ...



Students race solar powered go-karts at Bristol Motor Speedway  WJHL

Racing returned to Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday, but it wasn't NASCAR drivers hitting the high banks. Instead, dozens of students showed off their skills.



Scrapbook Gallery: Week of March 5  Kingsport Times News

Our Scrapbook Gallery features reader-submitted photos highlighting 'scrapbook moments' in their lives here in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.



Johnson County wins Cyclones Classic  The Tomahawk

By Tim Chambers Tomahawk Sports Editor TomahawkSportsEditor@gmail.com. ELIZABETHTON—You don't need a crystal ball to see that the future looks ...



ETSU names Faculty Academic Performance Scholars Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Academic Performance Scholarships (APS) are divided into four levels, depending on high school grade point average. A Faculty Academic Performance ...



Finishing touches being done at Elizabethton football stadium  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Everything is brand new and it looks like things are ready for the inaugural game at the new Citizens Bank Stadium on the campus of ...



Harrison Named Head Football Coach At South Greene  Greeneville Sun

After a year of sharing the head coaching duties at South Greene High School, Jordy Harrison has been named the sole head football coach entering the 2016 ...



Unicoi County track and field athletes win conference events  Erwin Record

Several Unicoi County High School track and field athletes won or placed in their respective events during the 2018 Three Rivers Conference meet held at ...



Suspect arrested in Gibbs school threat ID'd as 15-year-old sophomore  Knoxville News Sentinel

Authorities have identified the suspect arrested in connection with a threat that prompted brief lockdowns at three Gibbs schools Wednesday as a 15-year-old ...



NFL season ready to begin for trio of local players  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Already established as one of the Dallas Cowboys' all-time greats, Jason Witten will embark on his 15th NFL season Sunday night. Earlier in the day, Pittsburgh ...



Elizabethton Set to Kick Off New Era  TricitiesSports.com

ELIZABETHTON — There has been an air of excitement throughout the Elizabethton City School community since the last play of the 2014 football season for ...



Elizabethton takes top award in Hilltopper band competition; Sullivan Central, East and Unicoi win awards  Kingsport Times News

JOHNSON CITY — Elizabethton High School's marching band took the Classes AAA and AAAA Grand Champion award at the 2015 Hilltopper Invitational ...



Jonesborough Eclipse Event - VIDEO  Johnson City Press (subscription)

For those of you who got the chance to take an afternoon off and enjoy the eclipse event with others, I hope you had fun. The folks in Jonesborough put on ...



Blue Devils win district title, advance to region  Erwin Record

From Staff Reports. “Survive and advance” is the name of the game in the postseason. And that's what the Unicoi County High School boys basketball team ...



Lady Devils fall in title game, advance to region  Erwin Record

From Staff Reports. There are a lot of factors that can turn a basketball game in favor of one team or another. In the District 1-AA championship game played on ...



Back to square one: Falcons' Rider resigns after 10 years  Therogersvillereview

CHURCH HILL –– Volunteer High School's football program is back to square one. Scott Rider, the head football coach for the last 10 years, has stepped down.



Sullivan Central High School names new head football coach  WJHL

News Channel 11 Staff - SULLIVAN COUNTY, TN (WJHL) - Sullivan Central High School has named Christopher L. Steger as the new head football coach.



Sam Barton, Ashlee Mitchell, Nick Huffman Also Nab Awards at iTimes-News/i Relays  TricitiesSports.com

by Steve Wilmoth TriCitiesSports.com. May 4, 2012. KINGSPORT – Records are made to be broken. Yet some at the Times-News Relays seem as if they never ...



The ultimate house divided: Brother's former teams go head-to-head at Battle at Bristol  WJHL

They are united in their love of football, but what separates two brothers on the sidelines is clear.



VHS wrestlers prepare for post-season | Sports  Therogersvillereview

ELIZABETHTON – Volunteer's wrestling team is winding down its regular season and preparing for the upcoming postseason.



Despite previous warning, JC school misses fire drills two years in a row  WJHL

Fire inspection records show Lake Ridge Elementary School has made a habit out of missing monthly fire drills, despite a previous warning from fire marshals.



Russell, Kirkpatrick finish 14th in 46th Annual Trailblazer Invitational  Therogersvillereview

GRAY – Members of area cross country teams used the 46th Annual Trailblazer Invitational as a final tune-up for upcoming district meets.



Johnson County Middle School softball looking good for season  The Tomahawk

By Tim Chambers. Sometimes rebuilding can result in reloading when you lose the core group from your championship team from a year ago. The Longhorns ...



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