2019-03-21

Editorial cartoon 3-21-19

Downey seeks life for repeat offender

A man convicted of firing at several police officers in an all-night standoff could be facing life in prison if he is found to be a repeat offender.

Ex-girlfriend charged with attempted murder

A woman is facing charges of attempted murder after police said she stabbed her former boyfriend at her residence.

Petition seeks deputy’s ouster

An online petition seeking the ouster of a Roane sheriff’s deputy involved in a fatal shooting has collected more than 1,100 signatures.

Father pleads guilty after jurors deadlock

After jurors in the trial of a man charged with felony child neglect after his infant son suffered a skull fracture were unable to reach a verdict, he pled to a lesser charge.

Will fourth time be the charm?

Governor Jim Justice, or “Guv’ner Jim” as I like to call him because of his downhome and folksy ways, has come up with a way to save our crumbling secondary roads.

Man still missing nearly two months after disappearance

Police still have no clue as to the whereabouts of a Spencer man missing since January.

The doctor’s latest prescription for bracket fever

I’m not really a doctor, and I don’t even play one on TV.