December 31, 2002

City to propose increase in water/sewer rates next month

County postpones purchase of properties in downtown

December 30, 2002

Historical markers introduce  highway travelers to local history

December 29, 2002

Greeneville attorney possible federal judge candidate

A year after husband's death, former Carter County resident puts life together in Norway

Man injured in Piney Flats house fire

December 27, 2002

Former EHS student killed in Florida car accident

Two-vehicle accident leaves one woman injured

December 24, 2002

Many wait until the last minute to complete holiday shopping

One injured when car and truck collide on 19E in Hampton

December 23, 2002

In spite of tragedy at holidays, family finds faith

Family's patriotism spans several generations

December 22, 2002

County leaders work toward solving economic problems

City prepares for possible hard times

Campaign reminds drivers if they 'booze it' they may 'lose it'

Center receives 3-year accreditation

Cowan's law license temporarily suspended

December 20, 2002

776th placed on alert for possible mobilization

Local businesswoman highest bidder in auction of Carter home

Riverside Drive couple files suit over sidewalk incident

Beverage Board expected to review illegal beer sales next month

December 19, 2002

Local guard unit stands by for possible mobilization

Elizabethton becomes first city with e-procurement system

Trial ends; decision still pending in NAF case

December 18, 2002

Debate continues over sewer during second day of NAF trial

Medical Care to expand practice in two new locations

Pressure leads some abuse victims to stay; others to leave

Board forms committee to review 911 communication protocol

State officials speak on area's economic outlook

EHS student wins $1,000 scholarship from Sprint

December 17, 2002

Lawyers debate over recourse of sewer line during NAF trial

Abused should plan for safety

EHS principal's fate shrouded in silence

Stormwater resolution passes by narrow margin

United Way just over halfway to $190,000 goal

Second segment of deer season opens Saturday

December 16, 2002

Committment: one local woman achieve her goals

December 15, 2002

Wreck leaves car totaled, three with minor injuries

EHS principal's fate could hinge on meeting

Help is available to Tennesseans who face domestic violence

Doe River Express comes to end of the line

Center offers hand to pregnant women in need

Historic Alfred Moore Carter home goes on the auction block Thursday

Religious Bookstore will close in January

Johnson County schools partner in grant

ARM reaches out

December 13, 2002

Council approves consent order for Sugar Hollow; memorial committee honored

Court dismisses summary judgment motion of NAF

Smallpox: Tennessee prepares

ETSU receives reaffirmation of accreditation from SACS

December 12, 2002

Council to consider remedy for Sugar Hollow landfill

School board opposes changes in new county finance program

$3,000 in cash and property stolen from Unaka High School

Pothole mishap prompts lawsuit against retailer

Man reports juvenile selling Christmas ornaments in fraud scheme

Blue Cross, Sen. Frist prepare citizens for biological attacks

December 11, 2002

Animal neglect case

Court orders NAF to turn over financial documents

Tri-Cities Regional Airport focuses on improvements

Bluff City man arrested on drug charges

December 10, 2002

Commission approves funding for jail improvements

Financial plan moves forward

MSHF asks for support for hospice program

December 9, 2002

Winter weather requires motorists to be careful, prepared

Committee reviewing terms, appointments of county boards

Federal court dismisses ex-deputy's suit against county

December 8, 2002

Wellmont: Ruling will not deter new hospital

HVE principal Campbell on way to complete recovery

Winter, Christmastime present challenges for home fire safety

VFW reopens but remains under trusteeship authority

December 6, 2002

CCSD officers aid US Marshals, NC agencies in capture of fugitive

Court date looms for NAF trial

Judge upholds previous ruling of MSHA opposition to Wellmont hospital

Wings Air Rescue helicopter added in Morristown

Local bounty hunter makes arrest in Carter County

EPD and JCPB recover stolen vehicle

December 5, 2002

A year later, Davis family still seeks answers

Guard units await possible call up as Iraq issue renews

Buffalo Creek Watershed to receive several improvements

Overturned log truck brings first responders out in snow storm

State committeewoman, Sara Sellers, to visit Europe

Court grants summary judgment in bridge lawsuit

Detention center escapee still on the loose

December 4, 2002

Local man killed, local couple injured in Greene County wreck

City schools work to meet standards

Winter weather forecast to scatter region with snow, sleet

Cash Express suffers third break-in

Without help, Red Cross predicts less than happy holiday for those in need of blood

JC home repair scam targets the elderly

Sullivan county man arrested for assault

December 3, 2002

Hampton woman loses everything in trailer fire

Street project still on hold

County to revisit bridge-naming requirements

December 2, 2002

Change wanted in domestic violence court cases

Entering a domestic violence shelter an action of 'last resort'

December 1, 2002

Late frost edges Christmas tree crop

Holiday traffic puts patrol officers on alert as motorists crowd roads

Constable injured Friday during traffic stop

GPS devices aid rescue workers in finding lost hunter

Third Annual Light of Remembrance Memorial Service set for Dec. 8