The Carter County Detention Center passed inspection as officials from the Tennessee Corrections Institute found no deficiencies at the facility Thursday. The Carter County Sheriff’s Office operates the detention center. TCI inspectors were on site for two days and found the facility met all standards. This came after an initial inspection during which TCI officials noted…

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The Civil Service Commission will be conducting an examination for positions of correction officers for the Carter County Sheriff's Office at 6:00pm on July 10th, 2018 at 1500 Arney Street in Elizabethton.  Apply at http://www.sheriff.cc/contacts/employment-application/ or Carter County Sheriff Office 900 E. Elk Avenue Elizabethton, TN 37643.  -- The Carter County Sheriff’s Office is an equal…

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The Civil Service Commission will be conducting an examination for positions of correction officers for the Carter County Sheriff's Office at 6:00pm on June 12th, 2018 at 1500 Arney Street in Elizabethton.  Apply at http://www.sheriff.cc/contacts/employment-application/ or Carter County Sheriff Office 900 E. Elk Avenue Elizabethton, TN 37643.  -- The Carter County Sheriff’s Department is an equal…

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Jessica Maria Royse, daughter of Carter County Sheriff’s Office Corrections Officer Kevin Royse, will receive a Tennessee Sheriff’s Association scholarship toward her college education. “I’m pleased to be able to help the young people connected to the Sheriff’s Office with their educations,” Sheriff Dexter Lunceford said. “We know Jessica will make us proud.” Royse is a full-time…

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Jeremiah Dalton Price, son of Carter County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Deputy April Grindstaff-Price, will receive a Tennessee Sheriff’s Association scholarship toward his college education. “I’m pleased to be able to help the young people connected to the Sheriff’s Office with their educations,” Sheriff Dexter Lunceford said. “We know Dalton will make us proud.” Price is a full-time…

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Kellye Lynn Grace Tolliver, a Network Administrator for the Carter County Sheriff’s Office, will receive a Tennessee Sheriff’s Association scholarship toward her college education. In addition to working full time for the Sheriff’s Office, Tolliver is also a full time student at ETSU, studying computer programming. The…

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 Carter County Sheriff’s Office K9 Spike will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Spike’s vest is sponsored by an Anonymous Sponsor and will be embroidered with the sentiment “In memory of Molly”. Delivery is expected within eight to ten weeks. K9…

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