Raiders blow out Devils to go 3-3

A seven-point halftime lead ballooned in the third quarter Tuesday as Roane County ran past Calhoun County 77-36 in an LKC divisional game at the Castle.

RCHS gets one win in two quads

Roane County’s wrestling team picked up a single win as it participated in a pair of quad matches during the past week.

Brush fires keep firefighters busy

There were enough brush fires in Roane County on the same day last week to keep forestry officials and firefighters busy going from one fire to the next.

Just Ducky

County expecting millions from stimulus funds

Local officials are starting to think of ways to spend millions of dollars headed to Roane County in the latest round of stimulus funds approved by Congress.

Roane nets three losses during difficult stretch

Three state-ranked teams lived up to their billing in games against Roane County.

City flush with cash for new budget year

The city of Spencer will have plenty of money on hand when the new fiscal year begins July 1.

Taxes not a sure thing

I get the impression Governor Jim Justice is used to getting his way.

Editorial cartoon 3-18-21

The doctor’s latest prescription for bracket fever

I’m not really a doctor, and I don’t even play one on TV.