Today's News

  • NASP state title set for Tuesday

    The Sixth Annual Tennessee National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) State Championships will be held Tuesday, April 3 at the Tennessee Miller Coliseum in Murfreesboro.

  • Swarm wins Playmakers Classic
  • Tigers claw 'Dogs in doubleheader

    The Rockwood Tigers put on an offensive clinic Thursday evening as Jake Witter’s squad scored a combined 33 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Wartburg,

  • Rain slows Kingston
  • Lady Devils wallop Oneida, 16-9

    The Harriman Lady Blue Devils traveled to Carson-Newman College Wednesday evening to play Oneida, and Travis Langley's squad must have liked the Jefferson City campus as Harriman pounded out 24 hits in downing the Lady Indians, 16-9.

  • Lowe’s helps make Midway pavilion a reality

    Midway Middle School was the recent recipient of a $5,000 Lowe's Toolbox for Education grant.

    The school plans to use the money to construct a new outdoor pavilion.

    A new outdoor classroom with picnic tables and a pavilion will be made possible with the grant.

  • General Sessions Court: Feb. 6, 2012

    Editor’s Note: Readers are cautioned that some names may be the same as, or similar to, other members of the community.
    Feb. 6 ― Jimmy E. McGill, four counts probation violation and evading arrest. Guilty. Public intoxication and simple possession/casual exchange. Dismissed.

    • James H. Moore, probation violation. Guilty.

    • Jack C. Brown, probation violation. Guilty.

    • Samuel A. Patterson, failure to appear. Dismissed.

  • Bryan College: Who's Who 2012

    Matthew Green, a senior at Bryan College, Dayton, is among 16 students who have been named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges for the 2012 academic year.

    He is the son of Donald and Dana Green of Kingston.

    Who’s Who recognizes students who have a 3.25 or better grade average on a 4.0 scale, who are leaders in academic and extracurricular activities, has exhibited good citizenship and service to the college, and shows potential for future achievement.

  • East Tennessee State University graduates: fall 2011

    East Tennessee State University bestowed degrees to five Roane Countians during fall commencement.

    Earning degrees from Roane County were:

    Kingston — Charles R. Brumley, Master of Science.

    Oliver Springs — Brian S. Burnett, Bachelor of Science in nursing; and Miranda S. Conlon, Bachelor of Science.

    Philadelphia — Jeffrey M. Marlow, Bachelor of Science; and Rachael L. Sheridan, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science.

  • Middle Tennessee State University dean's list: fall 2011

    Twenty-four Middle Tennessee State University students from Roane County earned placement on the dean’s list for fall semester.

    They include:

    Harriman — Zachary Wayne Basler, Jasmine Nichole Dawson, Adam Parker Ford, Samuel Gregory Mccartt, Anit Shashi Patel, Cody Cheyenne Thomas and Kelli Nicole Woodell.