Buck gun season opens with bang

What is projected to be a banner buck gun season got underway Monday across West Virginia.

Week of sales kicking off

Small Business Saturday in Roane County is more than a one-day event this year.

Obituaries for 11-26-20

Kenneth Vance Keaton, 50; Kennie David Payne, 78; Donald Owens Romine, 77; Mildred Conley Turner

The Old Perdictor

Fer all my leventy-leven or so fateful reeders what didn’t jest crawl out from under Plimmuth Rock, or wuz that Deeloreeun Rock (car joke), you probly done alreddy figgered out by now that its’ Thanksgivin’ time agin from Beever Dam to Big Pijun.

My favorite granddaughter

“You know you’re my favorite granddaughter,” I’ll say to her.

Illegal salvage yard vehicles to be removed

A Kanawha County company has been contracted to remove junk vehicles from an illegal salvage yard near Spencer.

COVID-19 outbreak at RGH long-term over

The COVID-19 outbreak in the Roane General Hospital long-term unit officially came to an end Monday.

Spencer approved for home rule designation

Six years after an initial attempt failed, Spencer has been approved as a home rule city.


Business, residents struggling to rebuild after downtown fire

Businesses and residents impacted by an Oct. 19 fire in downtown Spencer are struggling to get back to the way things were before the tragedy.

Thankful for the things we’ve missed

There’s a lot of truth to the old saying, “You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone.”