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Victim Named in South Roane County Fatality Wreck

The Tennessee Highway Patrol released the name of the man who died in a wreck around 1pm on Tuesday (October 19, 2021) on Decatur Highway, (Hwy 58) south of Kingston. William Lemmond, 71, of Knoxville was killed when his 2016 Ford Focus was struck by a 2018 Tractor Trailer driven …

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Deadly Crash South of Kingston

Photo by Dudley Evans Emergency responders were sent around 1pm today to a two vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer vs. car collision. Law enforcement and fire officials at the scene did confirm there was a fatality in the car that was allegedly T-boned at the intersection south of Kingston on …

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Georgia Man Dies in Crash On Oak Ridge Turnpike

One person died after a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Oak Ridge Turnpike at Wisconsin Avenue late Monday afternoon, Oct. 18, 2021. (Submitted photo) The victim has been identified as Steven D. Hinson of Georgia. The crash remains under investigation and no other details will be released at this …

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ETEBA boosts support for Roane State, ‘Lab-in-a-Box’ program

Jennifer Stone, scholarship chair for the Energy Technology and Environmental Business Association, hands a check from the trade association to Roane State Professor Dr. Sylvia Pastor, who oversees the community college’s involvement in the “Lab-In-A-Box” initiative. From left: Bill Moore, executive director of ETEBA; Stone; Barry Stephenson of Materials & …

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Roane State’s Brunner selected for SCORE’s sixth cohort of Complete Tennessee Leadership Institute

Roane State’s vice president for institutional effectiveness, planning, and student success initiatives has been invited by the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) to participate in the Complete Tennessee Leadership Institute (CTLI). Karen Brunner will join 31 other leaders from higher education, K-12 education, government, business, and nonprofit organizations in …

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Shooting in Lancing Overnight

UPDATE: There were three occupants in a vehicle that went to a residence on T. Cooper Road in Lancing. An altercation took place and gun shots were exchanged. Two of the Three occupants were struck by .410 shotgun pellets. Both drove themselves to the hospital. The occupant that was struck …

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