2021-03-04

Boys, girls hoop seasons tipping off

High school basketball season is ready to tip off – finally.

Ready for a season like no other

Roane County High’s Wayne Jarvis has been a wrestling coach for a long time.

Obituaries for 3-4-21

David Michael Hubbard, 66; Alice Ann McDonough, 69; Charles Hubert Pauley, 83; Hope Lynn Pettry, 53; Janie ‘Vickey’ Reynolds, 56; Wanda Lee Utt Shimp, 89

Bradley bridge start delayed

The start of construction on a new Col. Ruby Bradley bridge will be pushed back a month or two.

Rain causes minor flooding problems

Weekend rainfall caused only minor flooding problems for most of Roane County.

Lawyers for King, troopers ask report be excluded

Former sheriff critical of officers' actions in alleged beating

Lawyers representing a Roane sheriff’s deputy and three state troopers in a civil suit set to go to trial in federal court are asking that certain information be kept from the jury, including a report from an experienced lawman who compared the officers’ actions to a “shark feeding frenzy.”

Young RCHS ream opens Saturday at PHS quad

Coach Jarvis has 19 on roster

There’s a big youth movement underway this season for the Roane County High wrestling team.

Cases seem to skyrocket after erroneous report

COVID-19 cases continue to decline in Roane County although a reporting mistake last week made it look like they were skyrocketing.

Vaccine coalition seeking sign-ups

If you are 65 or older and would like to have a COVID-19 vaccination, the Roane County Vaccine Coalition wants to hear from you.

Editorial cartoon 3-4-21