While everyone was dealing with the bitter cold temperatures, Steve and Mona Bolden took their Roane County News on a cruise to the Southern Caribbean to celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary, Jan. 11-18.
They said the temperatures were perfect, staying between 79-81.
They visited San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas, St. Lucia, St. Kitts, St. Maarten and Barbados.
Planning a vacation?
Take your Roane County News along and pose with it to be included in an upcoming issue.
Volunteer Energy Cooperative, which serves South Roane County in its 17-county service area, is helping electricity consumers take control of their energy use and costs in 2015 with a full array of online and mobile account tracking and management options that was launched Jan. 15.
VE-Bill, VEC’s online bill presentment and payment service, has been upgraded to include a wealth of tools.
The addition of the mobile app SmartHub allows VEC members to take all these tools on the go.
There’s still time for Tennesseans without health insurance to sign up on the Health Insurance Marketplace and avoid the penalty.
Under the Affordable Care Act, 2015 is the first year Americans must prove they had qualifying health insurance or an approved exemption for the previous year (when filing 2014 taxes), or face a tax penalty.