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Rozella Hardin, Author at www.elizabethton.com

Local news

A Life Lived: Mary Belle Miller spent most of her working career in law enforcement

Mary Belle Hopson Miller was a long-time friend of former Sheriff John Henson, who talked her into completing her GED courses and taking a job ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 3:04 pm

Community

Joe Bob was the STAR’s funny bone

Reba McEntire once said: To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone. If that’s so, Bob Bowling ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, July 10, 2020 12:33 pm

Editorials

Why are we a divided nation and full of anger?

This past weekend, the protests that have so divided this country and spew with hate, anger, and unrest, and in some cases, destruction and looting, ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:42 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Norman Lyons. a country boy who worked hard and loved bluegrass music

Norman Lyons was a country boy, who loved bluegrass music. He grew up in the Gap Creek Community and was the youngest of 10 children ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 1:57 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Ruby Ferguson’s priorities were family and church

Ruby Ferguson knew well what it was like to keep house, raise four boys, and make sure they were fed and clothed. On the side, she ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 3:43 pm

Community

Blevins iron truss bridge carries a lot of history

By ROZELLA HARDIN Editorial Director rozella.hardin@elizabethton.com The Tweetsie Railroad is an important chapter in Carter County’s history. Most of the track has been taken up ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, June 26, 2020 1:47 pm

Local news

Carter County women made huge contributions during WWII

BY ROZELLA HARDIN EDITORIAL DIRECTOR rozella.hardin@elizabethton.com During World War II, 57 women from Carter County served along with their brothers as members of the military ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, June 26, 2020 1:40 pm

Local news

A Life Lived: Tanya Johnson was a woman of faith and love

By ROZELLA HARDIN Editorial Director rozella.hardin@elizabethton.com Michael Johnson credits his wife, Tanya, for making him a better person and “because of her I came to ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 2:12 pm

Community

Father’s Day brings back memories for local woman

By Rozella Hardin Editorial Director rozella.hardin@elizabehton.com Father’s Day like most holidays is filled with celebrations, but also memories. For Jane Evans Treadway and her siblings, ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Friday, June 19, 2020 12:12 pm

Local news

Nancy Clark found joy in her work, family, and church

BY ROZELLA HARDIN Editorial Director rozella.hardin@elizabethton.com Nancy Clark didn’t believe much in luck, but she did believe in hard work. Every day she began her ... Read more

by Rozella Hardin, Tuesday, June 16, 2020 2:16 pm

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