Annual camp likely casualty of COVID-19

It appears more and more likely the COVID-19 pandemic could claim Roane County 4-H camp among its victims.

Return to school remains up in air

Students in West Virginia could be back in school in a couple more weeks, but Roane Superintendent Dr. Richard Duncan is doubtful that will happen.

Paper 4-16-20

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Editorial cartoon 4-16-20

Distance dancing

Teacher, students try to stay in step

Dancing alone.

Absentee ballot applications mailed

The Roane County Clerk’s office received its first absentee ballot application Monday, the same day local residents began receiving the forms in the mail.

Dick Horton’s exploits top all previous SHS records

When Richard (Dick) Horton hung up his football togs this week, he wrote into Spencer High School books a record never before reached by any predecessor – and one which is expected to stand a long time before being matched.

Kids missing youth baseball, softball seasons

It’s been quite the first season for the new president of the Roane County Youth Baseball/Softball League.

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Reedy man gets COVID-19 at military training

Caleb Cottrill joined the Marines to become one of the few.