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Students finally back in school

After more than a month at home, Roane County students returned to to school Tuesday.

Cadaver dog helps locate missing man

A three-week search for a missing Spencer man ended last week when his body was found in Spring Creek.

Roane adds 42 cases in a week

Roane County added 42 new cases of COVID-19 during the past week.

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Long-time mayor files for re-election

Voters will see a very familiar name on the ballot for Spencer’s municipal election.

The church bulletin

One of the things you may be missing during the COVID situation, with lots of church services either suspended or out of whack in some way, shape, form or fashion, is reading your church bulletin.

Roane could become vaccination hub

Local health care officials are working to form a coalition to offer COVID-19 vaccinations in Roane County on a weekly basis.

Defending freedom

Reagan's words even more vital today

In January of 1989, outgoing President Ronald Reagan addressed his fellow Americans in a televised address from the Oval Office. We all would be well advised to revisit those words at this critical juncture in our country’s history.

The Old Perdictor

My be-loved Brownies got cheeted agin last week.