A man was shot during a road rage incident just before 1 p.m. on Highway 91, according to investigators with the Carter County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies responded to the scene at the intersection of Rufus Taylor Road and Highway 91. Investigators determined that 26-year-old Maison Jeremiah Little exited his vehicle at the traffic light and punched…

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  Media Statement: At approximately 3:38 PM Thursday, first responders were alerted that Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s jet ran off the end of the runway near the Elizabethton Municipal Airport. The Carter County Sheriff's Office, Elizabethton Police Department, Elizabethton Fire Department, Tennessee Highway Patrol, and Carter County Rescue Squad…

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Investigators with the Carter County Sheriff’s Office are searching for two men who they believe broke into a home, robbed the occupants, beat a woman, and fired a gun shot at a witness. 20-year-old Shyne McCoy Harmon and 25-year-old Christopher Shawn Harmon are both charged with aggravated robbery, aggravated assault and aggravated kidnapping. Investigators believe they…

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Deputies with the Carter County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Hampton man on charges of aggravated assault Monday evening. After receiving a call of domestic disturbance in a vehicle at approximately 1:25 p.m., deputies responded to Highway 19E. Upon arrival, deputies spoke with a woman who said 20-year-old…

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