Baird’s bombs hand Lady Raiders fifth straight defeat

Sydney Baird was a one-girl show for Webster County as the Highlanders rapped Roane County 50-33 Saturday at the Castle.

Rubber match in delegate race

Deadline to file for primary Saturday

The May 10 primary election will include a rubber match for a House of Delegates seat.

Editorial cartoon 1-27-22

Irish too much for Raiders

Charleston Catholic took control from the start and cruised past Roane County 48-31 Tuesday in a nonconference game at the Castle.

Court decision won’t end this issue

Whatever the rulings may end up being in cases pending before the U.S. Supreme Court regarding the landmark Roe vs. Wade decision, both sides in this debate will come away feeling dissatisfied.

Paper 1-27-22

Active cases at 150 for second week

The number of active COVID-19 cases in Roane County reached the 150 mark for a second consecutive week.

Still a mystery

Spencer man disappeared three years ago

It’s been almost three years ago a Spencer man vanished after last being seen in a Parkersburg bar, and authorities still have no idea what happened to him.

EDA gets update on broadband project

An update on a major broadband project dominated discussion during a Tuesday meeting of the Roane Economic Development Authority.

What’s in a (nick)name?

What’s in a nickname?