Roane County “Blues” Quarterly Newsletter September 2021

Energetic and exuberant, Vickey Shubert Beard is a positive life force to be reckoned with! The Roane County Democrats are lucky she retired from her work and chose to focus on growing our “blue dot in a red county!” Her important contributions include igniting our...

Labor Day Picnic Cancelled

The Roane County Democrats sadly announce that our annual Labor Day picnic will be cancelled for September 6, 2021 due to the rising COVID 19 infections.  It is our hope to have another event in the fall if the numbers improve.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

Expand Medicaid Now! by Craig Fitzhugh

Craig Fitzhugh for Mayor Tennessee has forfeited nearly $4 billion of our own tax money that instead has gone to other states because the General Assembly refuses to expand Medicaid. Their refusal was a political move that had real-world consequences not only for...

RCDP mourns sudden death of Steve Kelley

The Roane County Democratic Party is sad to announce the sudden death of Steve Kelley, county commissioner, loyal member of the RCDP, husband of Renee and brother of Jean West, our party’s treasurer. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 27 at Kyker’s...