Local News in Roane County, Tennessee


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Corryton Man suffers accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:35:49 -0700

The Knox County Sheriff reports that a Corryton man accidentally shot himself in the leg Thursday morning.

Monroe County deputy arrested for assaulting girlfriend
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:58:27 -0700

A Monroe County sheriff's deputy faces charges for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend in east Tennessee.

New VA clinic in Roane Co. helping veterans with healthcare and drive time
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:12:52 -0700

Military men and women needing health care services are in luck, now that new outpatient clinic is open in Roane County.

3 people escape Knox Co. house fire
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 05:40:25 -0700

Three people are safe following an early morning house fire in Knox County Thursday.

Knoxville K-9 officer Nathanael Skellenger injured in crash
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:34:38 -0700

Knoxville Police Department K-9 officer Nathanael Skellenger, 28, was injured Wednesday afternoon when he apparently suffered a medical problem and crashed on Interstate 640.

CCHS, SMHS track athletes run in Tennessee Relays
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:41:48 -0700

Track and field athletes from both Cumberland County and Stone Memorial high schools competed in the Tennessee Relays presented by Sea Ray over the weekend at the University of Tennessee.

Body pulled from lake confirmed to be that of missing Greeneville woman
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 17:43:13 -0700

The Greene County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the identity of the body removed from an area lake earlier this week.

Prehistoric statue at UT's McClung Museum made official state artifact
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 04:05:47 -0700

A prehistoric Native American sandstone statue called Sandy is now the official state artifact.

Missing Batavia girl found
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:16:48 -0700

BATAVIA — A teenage girl from Batavia that was reported missing on Nov. 9 has finally been found. Jessica Kahl, 15, who was reported as missing by her father, Bill Kahl, in November was discovered in Roane County, Tenn., on Monday after the man she w

SMHS tennis splits with White County, Roane County
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:08:29 -0700

The Stone Memorial tennis teams split a pair of matches with District 6AAA foe White County in Sparta Tuesday afternoon and split a pair of matches with Roane County High School of Kingston Wednesday afternoon.