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Final vaccination clinic at armory Saturday

The last scheduled COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Spencer armory is set for this Saturday.

Testing back after year’s absence

Although it’s unlikely many students complained, one more thing they missed out on last year when school was called off due to the pandemic was standardized tests.

Father facing hundreds of sex abuse charges

A Walton man is in the regional jail after being charged with more than 300 counts of incest and sexual assault.

Tigers returning to Camp Sheppard

Calling all Tigers…

Vaccine clinics coming to end

With several Roane residents now vaccinated for COVID-19 and a declining demand among the rest of the population, the last of the large-scale vaccination clinics at the Spencer armory is just around the corner.

County suffers two highway deaths in week

Two people were killed on Roane County highways in separate accidents last week.

Work underway for new Bradley bridge

Utilities are being relocated to make way for a new bridge in downtown Spencer, although the actual bridge construction has been moved back.

Case against police settled for $60,000

Details of the settlement of a lawsuit filed on behalf of a former Roane County school bus driver who said he was beaten by a sheriff’s deputy and state troopers have been released.

Work underway on bypass right-of-way

It’s been a long road, but there are finally some visible signs of progress on a project to bypass Scott Miller Hill.

Vaccination demand slowing down

With nearly one in four people in Roane County now fully vaccinated for COVID-19, the number coming forward to get a vaccination is slowing down.


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