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Third virus case in Roane confirmed

A third person in Roane County has tested positive for COVID-19.

Distance dancing

Teacher, students try to stay in step

Dancing alone.

Absentee ballot applications mailed

The Roane County Clerk’s office received its first absentee ballot application Monday, the same day local residents began receiving the forms in the mail.

U.S. 33 bypass contract awarded

Virus concerns could delay start of construction

A bid has been awarded to pave the way for construction of the U.S.33/Scott Miller Hill bypass.

County tax burden among lowest in state

Roane County gets a high rank when it comes having a low tax burden for its residents.

Blood donors still roll up their sleeves

Aside from the toilet paper aisle at the supermarket, people in public places are sparse these days.

Motivated to make masks

Woman's brother recovering from COVID-19

Many people in this area are making cloth masks that are designed to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Primary election moved to June 9

Every voter still will get absentee ballot application

The Primary election in West Virginia has been moved to June 9, but one thing that hasn’t changed is every registered voter will receive an application in the mail for an absentee ballot.

Changes made in response to virus

COVID-19 has caused some operational changes for the city of Spencer.

Two virus cases confirmed here

The coronavirus has officially arrived in Roane County.


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