Today's News

  • Property Transfers: Jan. 12-30, 2012

    Property deed transfers as recorded at the Roane County Courthouse Jan. 12-30:

    From J.W. Amburgey Jr. Trustee, J.W. Amburgey Jr. Revocable Living Trust and J.W. Amburgey Jr. Trust to Deborah A. Dillener and Jeffry L. Dillener by warranty deed, Dist. 3, Peninsula Road, $23,000.

    From Genella B. Amburgey Trustee, Genella B. Amburgey Revocable Living Trust, and Genella B. Amburgey Trust to Deborah A. Dillener and Jeffry L. Dillener by warranty deed, Dist. 3, Peninsula Road, $23,000.

  • Arrests: Feb. 8-9, 2012

    Editor’s Note: Readers are cautioned that some names may be the same as, or similar to, other members of the community.
    Feb. 8 — Timothy Wayne Sanders, 41, 124 Rhonda Way, Rockwood: failure to appear. Bond $3,500; court date April 9.

    • Patricia Lynn Shore, 27, 109 Dereck St., Rockwood: two counts violation of probation. Total bond $60,000; court date April 2.

    • Douglas Keith Swafford, 34, 677 Riggs Chapel Road, Harriman: violation of probation. Bond $10,000; court date Feb. 13.

  • Marriage licenses: Jan. 13-Feb. 1, 2012

    Marriage licenses granted at the Roane County Courthouse from Jan. 13-Feb. 1:

    Efrain Cardenas Gamboa to Tabitha Jane Pemberton Ostermayer

    Wallace Edgar Teague to Lisa May Eatmon

    Richard Edward Glass to Mona Fay Williams

    Philip Jonathan Averill to Paula Joyce Davis Johnson

    Michael Allen Fickey to Holly Melissa Howell

    Jerry Allen Penticuff to Cordelia Dena Holt

    Joshua Curtis Dunlap to Stephanie Annette Laudermilk Thomas

  • Births: Jan. 23-29, 2012

    Babies born at Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge, to Roane County parents:
    Jan. 23 — Taylor and Joe Lee Cunningham III, Rockwood. A boy, Joe Lee IV, 7 pounds, 7 ounces. Siblings: Triston Lee. Grandparents: Joe Cunningham Jr.; Karen “Mimi” Cunningham.

    Jan. 25 — Kayla Cisson and Lee Sexton, Rockwood. A boy, Kysen Darry, 8 pounds, 4 ounces. Siblings: Jayden, Mikayla, Chelsea and Byron. Grandparents: Mitford Sexton and Mildred Sexton; Ronnie and Lesa Cisson.

  • Roane County E-911 January dispatches
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  • V-Day at the Cloverleaf
  • Jackets sweep Midway to end regular season

    The Kingston Yellow Jackets and Lady Jackets closed out their regular season in style Friday night as both squads downed Midway in a non district match-up.

    The Lady Jackets were in charge from start to finish as they cruised to a 45-25 victory.

  • Lady Waves come up short in title game

    When the Midway Middle School Lady Waves lost starting post Ragyn Hall in the Area 4 AA Tournament and then dropped a 60-23 decision to Lenoir City in the Area 4 AA title game, not many people expected Susan Woody’s squad to make a run in the East Tennessee Class AA Sectional Tournament last week at Pigeon Forge.

  • Tigers wrap up regular season District 3-A title

    The Rockwood Tigers captured the District 3-A regular season title Monday night with a 71-52 victory at Midway.