Paper 12-12-19

Dribbling donkeys and a whole lot more

Some of the best basketball players on four legs will be in town Saturday to compete at the Spencer Middle School gym.

Raiders have mostly brand new lineup

Season opens with Garry Bender Raider Cup

The season isn’t the only thing that’s new for the Roane County High wrestling team.

RCHS tips off with two losses

The season tipped off with two losses for the Roane County girls’ basketball team.

The Old Perdictor

I got me one more story from dear seeson to share afore Santy ‘n his raindeers come to town.

‘Tis the season

A little rainy weather didn’t keep Santa from his appointed rounds at the Christmas parade in downtown Spencer Friday night. Everyone from angels to elves got in on the fun, in spite of the cold and clammy conditions.

‘Hour of Code’ comes to GEMS

Students at Geary Elementary/ Middle School took part in an “Hour of Code” Tuesday as part of a program hosted by the Amazon corporation to get students invested in coding and other science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects.

Three departments answer house fire

Three fire departments responded to a house fire in downtown Spencer Wednesday morning.

BOE has hearings regarding expulsions

Sessions occupy over 3 hours of lengthy meeting

Roane Board of Education members spent over three hours of a 4-1/2-hour meeting Thursday in closed session dealing with student expulsions.

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