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Bridge to be named for community leader, murder victim

A man who always strived to span the gap between community needs and goals will be honored with a bridge in his memory.

Several RCHS grads taking different route

More than 20 percent of the seniors at Roane County High School graduating later this month will have completed their course work outside of the traditional method.

Walton water rates rising, then receding

Walton Public Service District customers will likely see a rate increase, although not nearly as high as water system board members had wanted.

Law firm retained to go after taxes

A law firm has been retained to collect some of the county’s delinquent personal property taxes.

King enters plea in murder case

Terri Marks wept silently as the details of the night her husband was murdered were recounted.

Naked man on porch enters plea

A man police found naked on the front porch of a home he tried to set on fire entered a plea Monday in Roane Circuit Court.

U.S. 33 bypass work at least a year away

The projected start date for construction of a road Spencer has been waiting on since the 1940s is a year away, but officials are saying that date is not set in stone.

Back on course

New owners preserving local golf club

Roane County Golf Club’s new owners hope to return the local course to its glory days – although they realize that will take some time.

Commissioners raise roof over courthouse work

An Ohio contractor who replaced the courthouse roof was on the hot seat during Friday’s meeting of the Roane County Commission.

Annual cleanup, tire roundup Saturday

Saturday is the big day for the annual citywide cleanup for residents of Spencer.


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