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High school students in Elizabethton recognized  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) - Monday night 33 Elizabethton High school students were recognized at the school's Top Ten Banquet. The students were ...



Elizabethton students excel at East Tennessee School Band Solo and Ensemble Festval  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Band students from Elizabethton High School and from T.A. Dugger Junior High School are used to performing at the very highest levels in ...



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 students win NPR podcast challenge Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Four students from Elizabethton High School have won a nationwide Student Podcast Challenge sponsored by National Public Radio.



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 ...



Students build locker room for Elizabethton High School soccer teams  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

The boys and girls soccer teams at Elizabethton High School had something extra to cheer about today.



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 ...



Report: Elizabethton High athletic directors mishandled school funds  WCYB

A report from the Tennessee Comptroller's Office issued Tuesday says two Elizabethton High School athletic directors mishandled funds generated during ...



Elizabethton podcasters met with NPR reporters this week.  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — After their podcast about “Murderous Mary” beat out nearly 3000 other entries to win a national contest, Elizabethton High School juniors ...



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.



Josh Wandell offers words of wisdom to his former students on the eve of their high school graduation  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Graduation is a time to look toward the future, but for many Elizabethton High School seniors, Thursday afternoon was also a chance to look ...



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 HS students hope to make young child's wish come true  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

A handful of Elizabethton High School School students are hoping to make one local child's wish come true, and you can help.



Key Club and Future Farmers of America join forces at Elizabethton High School to prepare a summer of flowers for Ivy Hall residents  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Thursday afternoon was the coldest day yet this January, but a group of Elizabethton High School students were out in that cold, getting ...



Carter County Commissioner Rick Richardson dies Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The death of Carter County Commissioner Rick Richardson was announced Monday morning by county Mayor Rusty Barnett. “I am very ...



Local high school graduation dates and times Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

With the month of May officially underway, graduation is closer than ever for local high school seniors. The first commencement ceremonies in the area begin on ...



Elizabethton high schoolers win national podcast competition retelling 'Murderous Mary' story  WBIR.com

The podcast will be heard across the country on NPR's Morning Edition and All Things Considered on May 15.



Elizabethton's Bartleby gets community partners coordinator  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The Bartleby Program at Elizabethton High School places an emphasis on establishing partnerships with community leaders. For that ...



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 ...



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.



Tusculum University reaches agreement with Elizabethton on Bartleby students  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Elizabethton High School students who receive the Bartleby seal on their diplomas can expect guaranteed enrollment at Tusculum ...



Not done yet: Jason Witten rejoining Cowboys  Kingsport Times News

Updated by AP at 2:12 p.m. Jason Witten is coming out of retirement and rejoining the Dallas Cowboys after one season as a television analyst. The 36-year-old ...



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.



Announcing The NPR Student Podcast Challenge Winners  NPR

What happened to a circus elephant in the small East Tennessee town of Erwin a century ago, and what are the people there today doing about it? And what do ...



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

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



The Patriot Way: Former New England linebacker enjoying life back in Elizabethton  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Vince Redd played just one season for the New England Patriots in the National Football League, yet he is still enthusiastic about doing things “The Patriot Way.



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 ...



Storybook Trail has successful debut despite snow Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Despite the snow flurries and chilly winds, a group of students from Harold McCormick Elementary School enjoyed being a among the very ...



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.



Elizabethton High freshman named Boys and Girls Club Youth of Year  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Kylee Evans was selected Saturday as the 2019 Youth of the Year for the Boys and Girls Club of Elizabethton/Carter County. In a press ...



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 ...



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 ...



High school trains students to fill national pilot shortage  WBIR.com

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the U.S. is expected to lose 13250 pilots over the next 20 years. In that same time, Boeing said the world will ...



Elizabethton third-grader runs into national spotlight Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Vella Nave hasn't been running for very long, but she's already turning heads. The Elizabethton third-grader recently finished sixth in the AAU cross country ...



Storybook Trail is latest addition to Tweetsie Trail Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The latest addition to the ever evolving Tweetsie Trail is the Storybook Trail an the point where the Tweetsie Trail borders the property of ...



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.



Grow Carter County unveils 'Storybook Trail' through downtown Elizabethton  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Children in Carter County can now take a real-life journey when exploring the world of reading.



Perkins provides all-season support for Cyclones Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Every successful team needs a foundation, and Evan Perkins has provided a building block for all seasons. The Elizabethton High School senior has enjoyed a ...



Cyclones' Jennings, Blue Devils' Strother join Division I ranks  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Elizabethton's Garrett Jennings and Unicoi County's Brett Strother signed with NCAA Division I football programs Wednesday. Jennings, a 6-foot-7, 317-pound ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

It was a successful weekend for Elizabethton High School.



Knights of Columbus provide "seed" money for Elizabethton Special Education  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Students in the special education program at Elizabethton High School will begin cultivating plants for their new market garden, thanks to a ...



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 ...



Comptroller: Elizabethton H.S. under investigation for misuse of funds  WCYB

Elizabethton High School is under investigation for misuse of funds, according to a report issued Monday by the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury.Director ...



Redskins start off strong | Sports  news-herald.net

After starting 1-1 last week, the Loudon High School Redskins baseball team rallied over the weekend to sweep the Smokey Classic at the University of ...



Region's outstanding young students to be recognized tonight at inaugural event  Kingsport Times News

KINGSPORT — Our region has some truly exceptional young students. From an Elizabethton girl who runs a successful hand-lettering business, to a DB Excel ...



10 Out and About things to do Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Reception for Lydia Wilson Memorial Exhibition at Reece Museum: A reception for the “Lydia Wilson Memorial Exhibition” at the Reece Museum at East ...



Elizabethton High offering water aerobics classes to the community  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — Tired of not having the energy to function during the day? Need a way to relieve stress? Want to be more fit? Reduce your blood pressure?



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Harry Stout has unlocked a lot of doors in his long life  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — It was over 50 years ago that Harry T. Stout started a part-time locksmith business in Elizabethton. That business grew and Harry T. Stout ...



TSSAA football playoffs second round scores  The Commercial Appeal

See who won in the second round of the TSSAA football playoffs.



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.



New Elizabethton High School drone program can lead to FAA remote pilot certificate  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The conversation in education has lately revolved around how to prepare students for jobs that don't yet exist. The new small Unmanned ...



TA Dugger building is 75 years old  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — This year marks the 75th anniversary of the founding of the school that is now T.A. Dugger Jr. High School. The following is a history that has ...



THS band to perform at Neyland Stadium | Local News  Tullahoma News and Guardian

Get ready, Big Orange Country, because the Tullahoma High School Band is coming to Knoxville.



VIDEO: Elizabethton's new stadium is ready for some football  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The new Citizens Bank Stadium on the campus of Elizabethton High School is ready for some football tomorrow night, but like any good ...



Erwin board approves hotel tax and Erwin Utilities transition  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ERWIN — The Erwin Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday approved a 2.5 percent hotel/motel tax and a resolution authorizing the transfer of all Erwin ...



Elizabethton H.S. 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 ...



Students submit 11 podcasts to NPR Student Podcast Challenge  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Students have far exceeded expectations in a recent assignment to create a podcast that tells a community story.



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.



'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."



ETSU Cheer 'so much more than a team'  Kingsport Times News

The NCAA doesn't classify it as a sport. A lot of people balk at the mere thought of it becoming one. But most of those people don't really see the whole picture ...



Barry Johnson resigns as Elizabethton head coach  WJHL

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



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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



College readiness: How Cheatham, Robertson and Sumner Schools stack up  The Tennessean

Large numbers of students in Tennessee are not ready for college, according to newly released state data. The data shows how prepared public high school ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Local high schools compete in crime scene investigation competition  Johnson City Press (subscription)

However, on Friday morning, 150 local high school student spent hours competing in something you don't see every day: crime scene investigations.



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 ...



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 ...



Knoxville-area high school football scoreboard, Week 11  Knoxville News Sentinel

A look at the Knoxville-area high school football scores for Week 11 with games played Oct. 25-26.



Woman found dead 33 years ago finally identifed  WBIR.com

A woman murdered more than three decades ago has finally been identified, but investigators are still looking for the person that likely killed her and several ...



West Tennessee high school football scores, Week 11  The Commercial Appeal

See when your West Tennessee high school football team is playing in Week 11.



Carter County mom has warning to parents following Chilhowie meningitis case  WJHL

TRI-CITIES, TN/VA (WJHL) – Chilhowie Elementary School is closed for the rest of the week after a child was diagnosed with meningitis; a Carter County family ...



Tuelle heads up All Johnson-Carter Dandy Dozen  The Tomahawk

By Tim Chambers. Tomahawk Sports Editor TomahawkSportsEditor@gmail.com. Unaka wears the cloak as being the top girl basketball team in 2017-18 ...



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 ...



Ryan Witten, Witten Huddle help keep EHDA residents warm this winter  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON —Once again Witten Huddle is helping residents of the Elizabethton Housing and Development Agency keep warm during the winter. Witten ...



Carter County student charged in last month's school shooting threat  Johnson City Press (subscription)

ELIZABETHTON — The Carter County Sheriff's Department arrested a 15-year-old girl on charges she made the anonymous threats last month to shoot up three ...



Controversial whistle leads to Virginia's Final Four win  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Virginia looked done. Everything changed with one slight bump, one whistle and three clutch free throws - along with a pretty big no-call ...



Meghan Markle spotted in New York for rumored baby shower  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

NEW YORK (AP) - Meghan Markle has been spotted at several swanky venues in New York City, cradling her baby bump as she visited friends for what is ...



Tomahawk Talk  The Tomahawk

By Tim Chambers. Tomahawk Sports Editor TomahawkSportsEditor@gmail.com. Trying to watch spring sports in Johnson County was a difficult task in 2018.



Dairy Queen offering free ice cream cones March 20  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) - Want some free ice cream? You can celebrate the first day of Spring on Wednesday, March 20, with a free small vanilla soft-serve ...



Tennessee football state semifinal scores  The Tennessean

The Tennessee football playoffs have hit the semifinals. See which teams advanced to the BlueCross Bowl.



ETSU enjoys 1-mile flourish at Buccaneer Invitational Johnson City Press  Johnson City Press (subscription)

East Tennessee State's distance runners put some distance between themselves and the competition in the 1-mile races Saturday at the Buccaneer Invitational ...



East Tennessee High School Football: Week 10 roundup  Knoxville News Sentinel

TSSAA high school football game updates from across East Tennessee and Knoxville.



Four from Hawkins qualify for state high school track meet  Therogersvillereview

KNOXVILLE – Three Hawkins County athletes are returning for second appearances in the state track meet, while one broke through to earn her first after top ...



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