City workers are moving forward on demolition of a number of vacant houses.
Roane Superintendent of Schools Dr. Richard Duncan has agreed to a contract for another four years.
Roane Sheriff’s Deputy Mike King has returned to work, while officials are still awaiting a report from an investigation into a fatal shooting that involved the officer.
Principals would be shuffled, some classrooms combined and central office jobs pared down under a plan to deal with a major loss in school funding.
Under the watchful eye of law enforcement officers, supporters of a man killed in an officer-involved shooting, and others who turned out to defend the officer, each staged rallies in downtown Spencer Saturday.
Timothy Ed Rhodes was laid to rest Monday, a little over a week after he was killed by a shotgun blast in a confrontation involving a Roane sheriff’s deputy
The county’s budget process got underway last week without complete financial estimates for the upcoming fiscal year.
A Spencer woman died after the car she was riding in ran off the road during a snow squall Sunday.
A Looneyville man died after he was shot in an incident involving a Roane sheriff’s deputy Friday evening near Walton.