2021-04-01

Compromise brings raise for employees

A compromise allowed Roane County Commissioners to agree on a salary increase for employees in the 2021-22 fiscal year budget.

County reports 14 new cases

Roane County has added 14 COVID-19 cases one week after reporting no new cases of the virus.

Suspect takes plea over trial

A suspect on trial for charges including bringing a stolen vehicle to Roane County decided he might be better off entering a plea.

Clover tower project getting a second look

A project to install a communications tower on Clover Ridge will get a second look with revised specifications.

Roane County High getting 6-10 exchange student

I’m old and have been working at this job for decades. That gives me the luxury of dredging up things from the past that whole generations have not seen and most of us senior citizens have forgotten. So as you read this, remember it was 1993 and there were still things like letters and long distance telephone calls. Enjoy.

COVID shots for the asking

If you want protection from COVID-19, now is your chance.

RCHS wrestlers idle until regional

COVID-19 has put an end to the regular season for Roane County High’s wrestling team.

Humble heroes

None of the four see themselves as heroes.