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Today's News

  • Kingston holds Arbor Day event

     

    KAITLIN KEANE/Roane Newspapers
    Jason O’Shell with the Tennessee Department of Forestry, left, distributes some tree seedlings to Amanda Monore in the rain. The city of Kingston celebrated Arbor Day on Saturday, March 29, at the Roane Alliance Home and Garden Show at Fort Southwest Point. Tree seedlings of bald cypress, Southern red oak, black cherry and white pine were given away to anyone interested.

  • KINGSTON: Grant leftovers for Gallaher Road?

    With leftover grant and loan money from a previous project sitting dormant, Kingston City Council members are looking to ensure economic development along the  Gallaher Road corridor with increased water capacity.

    At an early April work session, Council placed a motion to consider how to spend around $780,000 in combined leftover grant and loan funds on the agenda for the full council session on April 8.

    The money is left from the Rockwood waterline interconnection project, which tied Kingston to Rockwood waterlines through Midtown.

  • Midway's winning streak ends in Knoxville

    Midway’s baseball team entered play Tuesday with a seven-game winning streak, but the Green Wave couldn’t make it eight-in-a-row as they traveled to Knoxville Central and were knocked off by the Class AAA Bobcats, 4-1.

    The Green Wave had a lot of trouble offensively Tuesday as one hit was all Midway picked up on the evening.

  • Pink Panthers win KOC title
  • Queen Bees win title
  • Wild Hog lease member exemption set to expire

     

    The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is reminding all individuals involved in private hunting leases that they must be listed as designees on a landowner’s wild hog exemption in order to assist with wild hog control after July 31, 2014.

  • McCoig’s goal lifts Kingston past Alcoa

     

    By DARREN GIDEON

    The Daily Times

  • Midway tops Sweetwater for fifth straight win

     

    The Midway Green Wave won its fifth consecutive game with a 7-3 victory over Sweetwater Friday at Midway. 

    As they have done almost all season, Midway used good pitching and solid defense to ease past the Wildcats.

  • Midway pitchers combine for no-hitter

     

    Midway pitchers Justin Dutton and Christian Moore combined for a no-hitter Saturday afternoon in leading the Green Wave to an 11-1 victory over Mount Pisgah.

    Dutton pitched the first three innings, allowing one run on four walks while recording three strikeouts. Moore pitched the final three innings, allowing no hits to go along with eight strikeouts.

  • Raiders split with Vol State

     

    A lot can change from one game to the next in baseball. That was the case Saturday afternoon for the Roane State Raiders in their doubleheader with Volunteer State.

    In game one, Roane State dropped a high-scoring shootout, 14-10, but in game two, the Raiders defense and pitching turned things around and shutout the Pioneers, 6-0.