West Virginia is changing politics

If you’re a Republican, you might be a little concerned there are 25 fewer registered Republicans in Roane County today than there were in 1992.

Virus makes winter sports a whole new game

If they happen, and that’s a big if, winter sports will look a lot different this season for high schools in West Virginia.

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Deputy involved in second fatal shooting

For the second time in less than two years, a Roane Sheriff’s Deputy is on administrative leave after fatally shooting a suspect.

Obituaries for 10-29-20

Wanda Lee Hess Currey, 80; Mary Lou Harper, 83; Robert F. ‘Bob’ Payne, 81

If all levies pass, cost to taxpayer about $13 a year

What will the three proposed levies on next Tuesday’s ballot cost the average taxpayer?

Election fever will break Tuesday

Polls will be open around the county Tuesday for the general election, but nearly one-quarter of Roane’s registered voters have already cast their ballots.

Editorial cartoon 10-29-20

Thief arrested after returning to scene

A thief who returned to the scene of the crime not once, but several times, was arrested.

Caution advised for trick or treat

Trick or treat has been extended for youngsters in Spencer, although the city is advising extra precautions for those still planning to go door to door.