Paper 8-1-19

Catching up with his old coach

Paul Burdette ran into one of his old coaches this week.

Sports Writers website debuts

West Virginia’s prep sports landscape is dotted with names many people can readily recite.

Challenging schedule awaits RCHS golfers

Two all-conference golfers will lead Roane County High as the Raiders get ready to tee off in the 2019 season.

Top sluggers

Gage Saunders (center) was the winner in the 14 and under Home Run Derby that took place July 20 at Joe Taylor Field.

The obvious

Trump tells it like it is on Cummings, Pelosi

The high-profile Democrats in Congress are clearly more interested in playing politics than addressing the critical needs of their home districts.

Editorial cartoon 8-1-19

Phone book without phone numbers

Over the years I’ve scolded reporters as well as ad designers who committed the sin of failing to keep a telephone book near their desk.

Geary class assignments given

Following are homeroom assignments at Geary Elementary/Middle School for the upcoming school year.

Charge reduced in passenger’s death

A driver facing up to a year in jail after he was charged with vehicular manslaughter was fined $100 and court costs after he entered a plea to a lesser charge.