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Put on your mask and shop locally

The shopping season is here. It will be different this year as COVID-19 has changed the way we do things. We do not have to ... Read more

2 days ago by Our View.

There’s much to be thankful for this year…count your blessings

When we read the newspaper or watch the news on television, it seems the world is in turmoil, and it is. COVID-19 is everywhere. No ... Read more

4 days ago by Our View.

Flu shots are more important than ever in the pandemic

There have always been good reasons to get a flu shot for most people. But the reasons have multiplied in the middle of the pandemic. ... Read more

1 week ago by Our View.

Remembering Sara Whitehead Sellers

To the Editor: Where do you begin the story of a person who has lived a full storybook life? The story of Sara Alice Whitehead ... Read more

1 week ago by Contributed Content.

de Soto’s path may have come through Elizabethton

To the Editor: It seems the site of Elizabethton enjoys yet another historical prominence. We are familiar with its place as part of the path ... Read more

1 week ago by Contributed Content.

We all must get on the same page and do what we can to stop COVID-19

Sometimes it would be great to be proven wrong. But, I also strongly suspect that those people who warned us from the start about the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Our View.

THC accepting grant applications

To the Editor: The State Historic Preservation Office is accepting grant applications for the federal Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) beginning December 1, 2020. Applications must ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Contributed Content.

Be vigilant to lessen the spread of COVID-19 this holiday season

These are the Carter County COVID-19 facts as of Friday: 42 deaths, which is 1.1 percent of deaths statewide; a daily rate of 68.1 cases ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Our View.

Recognizing the importance of Motorsports Act

To the Editor: I respectfully request that Congress pass the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act, H.R. 5434/S. 2602, in 2020. The bipartisan RPM Act ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Contributed Content.

Public encouraged to evaluate recycling habits

To the Editor: This Sunday, Nov. 15, is America Recycles Day. It provides a great opportunity to reevaluate your families’ recycling habits. Every day, recyclable ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Contributed Content.

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