Local News in Roane County, Tennessee
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District attorney general responds to requests surrounding pet crematory
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:32:38 -0800
The district attorney general is responding to requests for the animal remains buried behind a pet crematory be identified.
Roane County's Whitestone Inn will be donated to ministry
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 15:00:00 -0800
A picturesque bed-and-breakfast in Roane County is now owned by one of the country's largest retail companies, which plans to give it to a Christian ministry.
Roane County implements new brine system for road treatment
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 20:57:34 -0800
The winter weather in East Tennessee meant Roane County had the chance to try out the highway department's new brine system. They say it wil...
Morgan County pet crematory under investigation for animal burials
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:17:31 -0800
The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation is investigating a Morgan County pet crematory for allegedly burying animals on their property.
TVA preparing for heavy rain, flooding in East Tennessee
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:11:32 -0800
East Tennessee could see some flooding to round out the week as heavy rain looks likely for Friday. That means the Tennessee Valley Authority is on high alert, preparing for an excess of water in the area.
Children injured in school bus crash
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 04:35:15 -0800
A school bus crash that injured several people in Johnson County, Tennessee is under investigation.
Leon Houston found guilty of phone death threat
Tue, 19 Nov 2013 11:33:07 -0800
Former Roane County murder suspect Leon Houston was found guilty Tuesday of threatening his former defense attorney during a jailhouse phone call.
City, county awarded block grants
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 06:04:08 -0800
The city of Crossville and Cumberland County have been awarded Community Development Block Grants totaling thousands of dollars, all earmarked for water line extensions and water system improvements.
Charity football game helps injured Roane Co. player
Sat, 09 Nov 2013 21:00:48 -0800
Four local high school football teams played in a charity double header at Grace Christian Academy Saturday night to honor Seth Haynes.
Kingston man killed in Roane Co. wreck
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 04:05:29 -0800
A Kingston man was killed in an early morning one-car wreck Friday.