December 31, 2003

Grading work begins on NARC building

NRC posts final NFS license amendment request

County switches to new health insurance company

Club drugs offer dark future for young people

Organizational meeting for Arc of Carter County set

December 30, 2003

City man charged in accident

Woman charged with sneaking drugs to jailed son

December 29, 2003

County-wide zoning, city fireworks are explosive local issues in 2003

Man dies in single-vehicle accident

JCPD arrests two on rape charge

December 28, 2003

Woman dies following single-car accident

Tennessee battles meth, pot in war on drugs

December 26, 2003

November murder to go to grand jury

December 24, 2003

Here comes winter

Donations boost "Power of Life" campaign

Police investigate robbery

CCFCA adopts families for Christmas, sets fundraisers

December 23, 2003

Learning to fly

Hussein caught, but public's safety questionable, locals say

Walgreens may locate on Broad Street

Suit against city dismissed

Turkana art exhibit at Milligan depicts a disappearing African culture

December 22, 2003

Holiday festivities can lead to holiday blues

December 21, 2003

New developments on W. Elk Avenue will require better traffic management

Carter unemployment rate among lowest in area

Johnson Co. Commission passed resolution against CAFO

Home for Christmas: 30 soldiers return from active duty at Fort Campbell

Desert Storm provided 776th with many duties

Interesting facts about the 776th's stay at Fort Campbell

Winter road closure

December 19, 2003

Gas line leak prompts courthouse evacuation

Investigators await autopsy results for Roberta Woods

December 18, 2003


Frist explains Medicare bill to health leaders

Public concern leads to changes in zoning ordinance

December 17, 2003

Direct deposit snag riles teachers' union

State finance director discusses study showing TennCare too expensive for state

Chiropractic Centers sponsoring toy drive

School board discusses start times

Trial begins for Pennsylvania man charged in shooting

776 to return Saturday

December 16, 2003

Woman charged in connection with landlord's death

Asbestos common in buildings constructed shortly after World War II

Over half of labor force on TennCare

United Way votes to cut January allocations

THP gets new captain

December 15, 2003

Johnson Co. Jail to open soon

December 14, 2003

Body found in Roan Mountain home

Heart attack starts fundraising campaign

$uper $alary:
Roper to be city's top paid public servant

ATF raid nets more than 300 guns, 4 arrests

Three arrested in armed robbery

December 12, 2003

Road sign dedicated in memory of Rachel Clawson

Council approves bigger, better capital outlay

Woman arrested after taking baseball bat to ex-husband's house

3 pursue assessor's office

Thief steals family's Christmas presents

Schools receive grant

Children to enjoy Santa Pal party Saturday

Christmas Garrison this weekend at park

December 11, 2003

BOE approves Roper's contract

Armed robbers hold gas station employees at gunpoint

County sales tax referendum slated for February ballot

Hundreds with flu in city and county school systems

ATF agents serve warrant in Mountain City

December 10, 2003

Many topics lengthened commission meeting

Santa Claus spokeswoman: girls still want Barbies; boys still want trucks

Eulas Sargent celebrates 87th birthday; oldest active officer in state

Leaders discuss flooding

Counties may return to electing school directors

Counselor clarifies facts about HOPE Scholarship

BOE to sign Roper

December 9, 2003

County Commission approves God resolution

Asbestos survey brings hospital's demise closer

Carter County constables receive state recognition

Vandals set fire to old Carter County hospital building

December 8, 2003

Christmas baskets to be given to needy families on Wednesday

December 7, 2003

Betsy market among first approved lottery retailers

Controversy opened jail, may close it

Second lawsuit against jail on par with first

"God resolution" to be discussed by commissioners

Liquor referendum could be resurrected in new election year

ETSU's Walker receives Hall of Fame induction

Men posing as EES employees scam women out of $700

Holly announces candidacy for assessor's office

December 5, 2003

County Hispanic population on the rise

Bacteria outbreak reported in Kingsport school

State to hold memorial service for homicide victims

Man sues state, officers and warden of Northeast Correctional Complex

December 4, 2003

Grant awarded to West Carter Fire Department

Pete Paduch brings irascible style to Betsy

No papers filed for county primary

Milligan sues insurance company

Film delves into executed man's mental illness

December 3, 2003

Planners prioritize annexation areas

Johnson Co. residents speak out against CAFO

Lawsuit awaits action

EHS Beta Club members serve breakfast to homeless

Milligan College presents free Christmas musical

December 2, 2003

Carter County Jail Task Force discusses options for new facility

Foster parent organization helps children adjust to a normal life

ETSU offers free AIDS tests to students

Deputy's widow files suit over auto accident

December 1, 2003

Pining for Christmas

Churches cooperate for successful Thanksgiving Day ministry

AIDS hits worldwide high