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Today's News

  • Harriman, Kingston suffer district losses

     

    One bad inning cost both the Kingston Lady Yellow Jackets and Harriman Lady Blue Devils Thursday evening as both lost district contests.

    In District 3-A, Harriman was tied 0-0 heading into the fifth inning at Meigs County, but the Lady Tigers exploded for seven runs in the bottom of the inning to take a 9-2 victory over the Lady Devils.

  • Tigers battle Golden Eagles to 2-2 tie

     

    Despite the best efforts of the Rockwood Tigers, the best they could muster against the Rhea County Golden Eagles was a 2-2 tie Thursday night at Mike “Brillo” Miller Sports Complex in Rockwood. 

    In the first half, the lone goal was scored by the Golden Eagles. 

  • Jackets hammer Redskins, 15-5

     

    By JACE GREENE

    Roane Newspapers

  • Jones fires perfect game past Rockwood

     

    Oliver Springs junior Courtney Jones wasn’t just good in Thursday evening’s match-up against Rockwood, she was perfect as the right-handed ace tossed a perfect game with 14 strikeouts in leading the Lady ’Cats to a 9-0 victory over the Lady Tigers at Arrowhead Park.

  • TaoVBB season opens Saturday

     The Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball (TaoVBB) is proud to bring vintage-era barehanded base ball back to Tennessee for a second season while observing the rules and customs of the 1860s.

  • Roberts fires no-hitter in Bobcats victory

     

    The Oliver Springs Bobcats left the Jellico Blue Devils jealous with envy as Tony Kegley’s squad took home a dominant 14-1 win Tuesday evening. 

  • Patriots fall at Maryville
  • Alcoa takes two from Kingston

    Learning how to win close games often takes time for a young team and that’s what the Kingston Yellow Jackets are finding out, as earlier this week Bruce Robinette’s squad dropped a pair of close to decisions against Alcoa.

    Without a senior on the roster, the Jackets lost at home on Tuesday, 3-0, and that was followed on Wednesday with Alcoa winning in extra innings, 11-10.

    Tuesday’s Game

  • Goldston tosses two shutouts in sweep

     

    Haley Goldston put on a show Tuesday evening as the Lady Devils ace tossed not one, but two shutouts in a doubleheader sweep at Tellico Plains.

    The shutouts were needed as Harriman scored just one run in each of the two contests.

  • Arrests: Feb. 25-March 3, 2014

    Editor’s Note: Readers are cautioned that some names may be the same as, or similar to, other members of the community.
    Feb. 25 — Jonathan David Cofer, 25, 1273 Winton Chapel Road, Rockwood: possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond $1,000; court date June 16.

    • Jeffrey Martin Collins, 52, 202 Lakemont Drive, Rockwood: failure to appear. No bond listed; court date March 3.

    • Christopher Collin Fritts, 32, 106 Plemons Road, Rockwood: theft $500 or less. Bond $1,500; court date March 24.