Roane reports another case of COVID-19

The number of COVID-19 cases in the six counties covered by the Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department is starting to climb.

County allocates budget surplus

EMS funding plan sought

Roane County finished the last fiscal year with a surplus of nearly $275,000, although much of that total has already been assigned.

Raider golfers Simons and Simon pick up victories

Emerson Simons of Spencer picked up two wins last week in Callaway Junior Tour golf events.

Governor’s order hasn’t changed BWF plans

Despite recent reports of a spike in COVID-19 cases, the W.Va. Black Walnut Festival is still a go.

Meth cases lead list of indictments

One-fourth of the indictments returned by a Roane grand jury last week involved methamphetamine.

School calendar adjusted with Sept. 8 return

Students in Roane County will get another four weeks of summer vacation under a new school calendar approved Tuesday.

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Charlie Brown still hoping for the best

You’re probably familiar with how Lucy holds the football for Charlie Brown to kick, and then pulls it away at the last minute to see him go head over heels.