Today's Sports

  • Harriman’s Brown wins on Lake...

    Harriman’s Matt Brown recently won the Walmart Bass Fishing League (BFL) Volunteer Division co-angler tournament on Lake Cherokee.

  • Anglers gear up for event on...

    The Walmart FLW Tour on Lake Chickamauga presented by Chevy will visit the Dayton, Tenn., area June 27-30 for the sixth and final regular-season tournament of its 18th season. Hosted by the City of Dayton, the tournament will feature the world’s best bass pros and co-anglers casting for top awards of up to $125,000 cash in the Pro Division and up to $25,000 cash in the Co-angler Division.

  • ACAC enjoys Greeneville

    Special to the News

  • Dixie Youth tourneys start Friday

    Friday night will be a big night for area youth league baseball players as the start of Dixie Youth postseason play begins in two age groups.
    A total of two Dixie Youth west sub-district tournaments will begin with teams from Roane County playing in  Rockwood and Spring City.
    A Tournament
    The Dixie Youth A sub-district tournament for ages 5-6 will take place in Rockwood.
    A total of seven teams will battle it out in Rockwood with a total of three games being played on Friday.

  • Hoops galore at Roane State camp
  • Application period for big game...

    The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced the application period for the 2013 Elk and Wildlife Management Area (WMA) Big Game Quota Hunts, the Youth Elk, and WMA Youth will run through July 24.
    The elk and youth elk hunts were moved to coincide with the application period for the other Fall WMA/Youth Big Game Quota Hunts. Entries must be submitted before midnight (CDT) July 24.

  • 2013 All-District 4-A/AA Soccer...

    Player of the Year
    Ryan Creel (CAK)
    Offensive Player of the Year
    Marco Govea (Rockwood)
    Defensive Player of the Year
    Josh Purvis (Alcoa)
    Coach of the Year
    Wes Ford (Rockwood)

  • Magic prepare for magical trip

    When it comes to softball, not many places compare to Oklahoma City’s Hall of Fame Stadium.

  • Roane County Sports Briefs

    FAST Football Camp set for June 18-20

    The 2013 FAST Football Camp for ages 6-13 will be held at Roane State Community College in Harriman, from June 18-20 from 9 a.m. until noon each day.
    The camp is non contact and focuses on fundamentals. The camp will be ran by Oliver Springs head coach Wiley Brackett, Kingston head coach Brian Pankey and Rockwood head coach John Webb.
    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The first day and the cost is $60 pre-registered or $65 day of camp. Siblings receive a $5 discount.

  • Kingston Senior Bowlers

    Friday, May 24

    1st Game- Kathleen Baker and Leonard McIntosh- 437
    2nd Game- Kathleen Baker and Leonard McIntosh- 464
    3rd Game- Virgie Watson (solo)- 452
    High Scores- None Reported
    High Series- Kathleen Baker and Leonard McIntosh- 1318
    Series May- Virgie Watson and Edd Watson- 1336
    High Avg.- Loretta Carrington 157  Edd Watson 161
    All seniors are welcome Friday at 1 p.m.