Paper 11-7-19

A little madness to tip off hoops practice

Someone is excited about the impending tip-off of practice for the 2019-20 basketball season.

Lady Raiders bow out in sectional

The volleyball season ended for Roane County on Tuesday with a pair of defeats in the sectional tournament at Summersville.

RCHS wants to finish with another upset

A confident Roane County team will face a Sissonville team fighting for its playoff life in the 2019 football season finale.

Give me Liberty

Raiders knock off Mountaineers on Senior Night

Senior Night was Roane County’s night.

Evicted couple pleads to destruction of property

A couple who allegedly took their landlord’s property with them after they were evicted pled guilty to destruction of property and may have to pay restitution of more than $1,500.

Roane County High names honor students

The following students at Roane County High School have been placed on the Principal’s honor roll for the first grading period with a G.P.A. of 3.75 or above.

Let’s play the ‘Feud’

Local family auditions for TV game show

The family that plays together just might get to appear on “Family Feud” together.


A former member of Congress representing a district in California got a lot of attention while speaking on the chamber’s floor to announce her resignation due to scandal.

Trick and Treat turn 10

Those readers who ask, “When are you going to write about your grandchildren again?” may be pleased this week.