I wrote last week of the May 3 passing of Roane County sports legend E. Roy Lester, who gained fame as a high school and collegiate coach in Maryland, at the age of 96.
Alex Miller has been selected winner of the 2020 Doug Huff Award from the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.
Editor’s note: The following story was published in the Jan. 17, 1989, editions of The Times Record and Roane County Reporter.
E. Roy Lester went on to quite a football coaching career after his humble start right here in Roane County.
The Mountain East Conference has honored former Roane County High golf standout Caleb Moore.