Obituaries for 5-27-21

John Wesley Dye II, 71; Russell Wolfe Hanshaw, 70; Velora Pearl Lane, 90

RCHS snaps skid by edging Doddridge

Roane County snapped a sixgame baseball losing skid Tuesday at home by edging Doddridge County 12-11.

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Safer schools

Behind a window of bulletproof glass, Roane County High School secretary Rhonda Haines buzzes a visitor into what is known as the “mantrap.”

Thief who returned to scene sentenced

A thief who returned to the scene of the crime was sentenced in Roane Circuit Court Monday.

Gold Star

Memorial remembers family sacrifices

Honor, hope and healing.

Editorial cartoon 5-27-21

RCHS seniors receive scholarships

Roane County High School seniors were awarded scholarships during a ceremony May 18 in the school auditorium.

Your vacation could be crowded

If you are planning to travel this summer, be warned. You’re going to have lots of company.

Prospects dim for Lynn Street project

Prospects appear dim for a proposal to use industrial access road money from the state to improve Lynn Street.