Spend it if you got it

Flush with federal COVID cash, local governments are on a spending spree.

RCHS crowns two champs, finishes in fifth place

The home team crowned a pair of champions Saturday during the Garry Bender Raider Cup.

Obituaries for 12-16-21

Glenn Allen Marple, 80; Gary Stephen Whiting, 81

Season’s Readings

Editorial cartoon 12-16-21

Going to great lengths – literally

Sometimes you have to go to great lengths in order to get something done.

Sewer system upgrade approved

At their monthly meeting last Wednesday, Reedy Town Council members learned that a long sought-after project to upgrade the sewer project had received approval to begin.

Active cases rise slightly

The number of Roane County’s active COVID-19 cases increased slightly during the past week.

Roane spanks LKC East foes

Faith Mason poured in 24 points Tuesday in Roane County’s 63-30 road romp over Braxton County.

Bridge work ahead of schedule despite delays

Project manager for the new Col. Ruby Bradley Bridge can explain the recent delays in construction in one word.