Roane County Newswire

Roane County Newswire

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  1. Heavy storm floods, traps Roane County neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A severe thunderstorm caused flooding in several stores and homes up in Roane County. "It's never been this bad before," Harriman Heavy storm floods, traps Roane County neighborhoods A severe thunderstorm caused flooding in several stores and homes up in Roane County.

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  2. Heavy rain sparks flash Flooding in Roane Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Rain storms continue to move through East Tennessee as many areas are under storm and flood warnings. One East Tennessee family has lived in the same house in Roane County for 80 years.

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  3. Localized flash flooding reported in Roane CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Scott Stout, the EMA director in Roane County, said they have experienced several locations of localized flash flooding, mainly in the Harriman area. He said Garrett Street in Harriman has been particularly bad.

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  4. Storm's downpour causes locally heavy floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Storm's downpour causes locally heavy flooding - A Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1LTiTuJ - Several area counties saw locally heavy flooding Tuesday afternoon as a fast-moving storm dumped large amounts of rain, overtaking some creeks and streets. At least one water rescue also was dispatched, for a person trapped in a car on Edington Road in South Knoxville.

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  5. Vacation Bible School 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Roane County News

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  6. JanuaryRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  7. Vacation Bible School 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Roane County News

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  8. Gov. Haslam to make transportation alternatives grant announcement FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Governor Bill Haslam will join state and local officials in Roane and Anderson counties on Friday to make a special Transportation Alternatives Grant announcements. Haslam will be joined by Sen. Ken Yager, Rep. Kent Calfee, Sen. Randy McNally, Rep. Dennis Powers, Rockwood mayor Mike Miller and Norris Mayor Chris Mitchell.

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  9. Woman who helped NY inmates escape reminds of 2 similar East Tenn. casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Beach, Florida and brought back to East Tennessee to go before a judge. Another escape case happened in 2005 in Roane County, in which a prison nurse fell for an inmate. Former prison nurse Jennifer Hyatte met George Hyatte in prison. She lost her ...

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  10. Officer killed during prisoner escape at Roane Co. court houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    A prisoner from Brushy Mountain Correctional Complex made a daring escape after his wife allegedly shot and killed a state correctional officer Tuesday morning. Officer Wayne "Cotton" Morgan was gunned down while escorting George C. Hyatte from the Roane County court house in Kingston.

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  11. Vacation Bible School 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Roane County News

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  12. 1 killed, 1 hurt in I-40 rollover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Knoxville woman died Friday after a crash in Roane County. According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Tonya 1 killed, 1 hurt in I-40 rollover crash A Knoxville woman died Friday after a crash in Roane County.

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  13. JuneRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  14. Kingston homeowners recover 1 year after EF-0 tornado hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    It's been one year since a tornado swept through Roane County on June 10, 2014. The National Weather Service declared it an EF-0 tornado that touched down in Kingston damaging homes and snapping power poles.

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  15. Kingston receives $150,000 grant to help June tornado victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Help is on the way nearly one month later for tornado victims in Roane County. The National Weather Service says an EF0 tornado hit just east of Kingston near Third Street on June 10. The city received exciting news Monday that a grant will help offset the cost of repairs for homeowners.

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  16. Tennessee gas prices almost $1 per gallon less than in '14Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Roane County News

    Gas prices are still creeping up in some parts of the Southeastern United States, but motorists are forecast to pay the lowest summer gas prices since 2009. access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content! If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Roane County News, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

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  17. Sacred ground: Local schools get Vols' sod to improve athletic fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... school's soccer field is located. It is one of three complexes that received sod from Neyland Stadium. (WBIR - ROANE COUNTY) - Rockwood High School is just one of three facilities that received sod at no cost from the University of Tennessee's ...

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  18. AugustRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 7 | Roane County News

    The Roane County News is your source for local news, sports, events, and information in Roane County and Kingston, Tennessee, and the surrounding area.

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  19. TNCO holds regional meeting at Life BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... from left, East Tennessee Regional Director Missy Tackett of Campbell County, TNCO President Mike McElhinney of Roane County, Dianna Jackson of Life Bridges and Ginger Davis of Life Bridges. Representatives of East Tennessee agencies of the ...

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  20. Merida charged with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... key and it had been painted a different color. When the VIN numbers were ran, the bike came back stolen out of Roane County, Tenn. Merida was also charged with failure of owner to maintain required insurance, operating on suspended/revoked ...

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