Roane County, which used to have three fulltime extension agents, is now down to one, with West Virginia University still trying to decide what to do about a position currently vacant.
Roane County’s performance on the standardized test given to students each spring dropped significantly last year when compared to other counties in the state.
A special prosecutor has been appointed to determine if any criminal charges should be filed in a fatal shooting that involved a Roane Sheriff’s deputy.
As a storm raged outside a large tent set up to host a groundbreaking ceremony at Roane General Hospital, thoughts inside focused on a brighter future.
A National Guard program that will demolish dozens of dilapidated structures in Roane County at no charge to property owners has come as a godsend for people like Jurlene Thorn.
A woman whose neglect led to her mother’s death was sentenced to prison Monday.
A forecast for rain today (Thursday) has forced a change in some Trick or Treat schedules.
An incentive to encourage teachers not to miss work appears to be successful.
Jill Greathouse knows what it is like to need help.
Nine decorative crosswalks in downtown Spencer were chewed up as part of an ongoing paving project.