Editorial cartoon 11-4-21

RCHS headed to regional tourney

Roane County punched its ticket to the regional volleyball tournament by sweeping Braxton County Tuesday at the Castle.

The Old Perdictor

Now a few o’ you sorry goomers out their have done axed me from time to time why is it that I always keeps me some stubbel a-goin’ on under ‘n around my push-broom moostaches.

Left Hand man killed in I-79 accident

Newton man injured in motorcycle wreck

A Left Hand man was killed on I-79 in Roane County Monday, shortly before a Newton man was airlifted after a motorcycle wreck on W.Va. 36.

Spencer awarded more than $4 million from FEMA

The city of Spencer is receiving a huge windfall of federal money to help address some pressing infrastructure needs.

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Pulling off the rare Jackson County double

Roane County’s football team accomplished a rare feat Friday night.

Don’t answer that call

If you came to my house and checked the Caller ID on my phone, you would probably think my closest friend or relative was named “Potential Spam.”


Republicans can capitalize on key issue

Education could be the key to Republican candidates reversing the suburban slide the party saw in the 2020 presidential election.

Fire in vacant building being probed

A fire that destroyed a vacant apartment building at Clover Friday remains under investigation by the W.Va. Fire Marshal’s office.