Tag Archives: Roane County

Three Arrested After Month-Long Investigation

On Thursday, April 21, 2022, a month-long multijurisdictional crime spree was brought to an end. RCSO deputies Darrell Phillips and Seth Hammonds, acting upon information provided by our dispatchers, immediately responded to 1618 Old Post Oak Rd and arrested Justin Brafford, Michael Hamby, and Thomas Wicks, all on outstanding warrants. …

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Need for workers spurs resumption of Healthcare Job Fair

By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer It’s back by popular demand. Roane State’s Healthcare Job Fair was revived April 19 at the request of healthcare providers in urgent need of employees. Roane State dental hygiene students check out the Fast Pace Urgent Care table during the community college’s Healthcare Job …

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UPCOMING HYPER-REACH TEST SCHEDULED; SIGNUP NOW

We are working on final details and are planning our yearly test of Roane County’s FREE Emergency Notification Alert System, Hyper-Reach. This notification system alerts you of any disaster or emergency in your specific area that may require you to take action such as seeking shelter, shelter in place, evacuation …

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Fatality Crash Victim Identified

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (April 7, 2022) – The Oak Ridge Police Department has identified the driver killed in the traffic crash at the intersection of Highway 58 and Highway 327 (Blair Road) on Wednesday, April 6, 2022, as Trevor Jordan, 23, of Norris. The Oak Ridge Police Department’s crash investigation is ongoing. No other information will be released …

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Fatality Crash Investigation in Oak Ridge

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (April 6, 2022) – On Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at approximately 6:52 a.m., a two-vehicle traffic crash occurred at the intersection of Highway 58 and Highway 327 (Blair Road). The driver and sole occupant of one vehicle died at the scene. The driver and sole occupant of the second vehicle sustained non-life-threatening injuries …

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Roane Ambulances stretched to the limit today

Several emergency calls today have stretched the Roane Ambulance Service to the max as help from neighboring counties with ambulances was needed today due to a lot of medically related calls. One on little Dogwood Road in East Roane County where a female had fallen and needed attention. One on …

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