Tag Archives: Roane County

Kingston PD Arrests Man for Auto Theft

Kingston Police on February 10th just after 9pm, officers with the Kingston Police Department were dispatched to the Kenjo Market located at 505 Gallaher Road on a stolen vehicle call. The victim stated that a male had jumped into his vehicle and drove off. The vehicle was reported stolen and …

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One arrested at Zoomerz in Kingston with Meth

  On 02/08/2022, at 1656 hours, Officers David Choate and Marie Watson responded to the Exxon Zoomerz located at 935 N. Kentucky street in reference to a possibly intoxicated subject.   The subject was identified as Karen Reeves. Ms. Reeves was acting erratically and officers began investigating. Ms. Reeves stated …

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Sen. Yager announces bill addressing school staffing challenges

(NASHVILLE, TN), February 14, 2022 — Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) filed Senate Bill 2702 to help school districts across Tennessee address ongoing staffing challenges. The bill would allow retired members of the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS) to be reemployed as a K-12 teacher, K-12 substitute teacher, or as a …

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Rep. Chuck Fleischmann Statement on the Supreme Court Striking Down President Biden’s Unconstitutional Vaccine Mandate

Representative Chuck Fleischmann Introduces Resolution to Honor the Lives of Our Chattanooga Service Members Washington, DC – U.S. Representative Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) released the following statement after the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) struck down President Biden’s unconstitutional vaccine or test mandate for private businesses with over 100 employees. …

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ORNL FCU offers Scholarship Opportunity for 2022 Seniors

ORNL Federal Credit Union (ORNL FCU) is now accepting applications for the B.A. Candler and John McKittrick scholarships to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville for the 2022-2023 school year. The scholarships provide $1,000 toward the cost of tuition, books, and other school-related expenses.Each year, ORNL FCU, through the University of …

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Fatality Accident on I-40 Stops Traffic

Two people were killed today as a result of a traffic accident on I-40 Eastbound at the 356 Mile marker in Kingston. The accident occurred when the van they were driving, slammed into the rear of a tractor trailer. The accident happened around 9am today. There were seven vehicles that …

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