Coon takes two at state meet

Senior a winner in long jump, 300 hurdles

Roane County’s Jordan Coon went out in style with a pair of individual titles at the state track meet.

POY Mace paces Roane all-LKC picks

Jarrell, Spears on first team

Allie Mace heads a list of three Roane County players named first team all-Little Kanawha Conference softball for 2019.

The 2018-19 RCHS sports year in review

Someone mentioned this week that he couldn’t believe the scholastic sports season, at least on the local level, had come to an end.

RCHS seniors receive scholarships

Roane County High School seniors were awarded scholarships during a ceremony May 14 in the school auditorium.

Paper 5-23-19

Driving toward a cure

Former bus driver shares cancer fight

During a long career as a school bus driver, Ronnie Seabolt faced his fair share of rowdy passengers and treacherous roads.

Flanders sentenced to life plus 36 years

A Spencer man with three felony convictions was sentenced to life in prison, plus another 36 years.

‘Bring your toothbrush,’ judge warns salvage yard operator

“Bring your toothbrush,” a judge told the operator of an illegal salvage yard she said would either have to remove the junk cars or go to jail.

Twelve felony cases dismissed

Twelve felony cases have been dismissed because more than a year passed without an indictment being returned by a grand jury.

Obituaries for 5-23-19

Peggy O’Neil Darrough, 80; Ruby Fae Laughlin, 90; Christopher R. Putnam, 35; Dianne Jane Westfall, 74