Position: Migrant Education Program (MEP) Education Advisor

Conexión Américas is currently looking for a qualified candidate to serve the following counties: Rhea and Bledsoe The MEP Education Advisor provides supplemental educational services and support to eligible children (ages 3-21) enrolled in the Migrant Education...

Jason Eskridge – Christmas at the Princess

Roane County native Jason Eskridge and his band will perform in concert at the Princess Theatre on Thursday, December 19. The concert begins at 8 p.m., and doors open at 7 p.m. Advance tickets are available online for $12 at christmasattheprincess.eventbrite.com....

So you want to talk about lynching? Understand this first.

By Michele Norris Oct. 23, 2019 at 3:49 p.m. EDTMichele Norris is a former host of NPR’s “All Things Considered” and the founding director of the Race Card Project.So you want to talk about lynching?Okay. Let’s talk.A lynching involved a man, but sometimes a woman or...

America, America…

America, America… America is a nation of great contradiction: slavery & freedom…black & white…rich & poor…joy & pain. Among these, there is none more apparent and at the same time more elusive than that of race. One the...

America owes Al Gore an apology

From DailyKos by rslack I’ve been thinking about Al Gore lately. I remember when Gore stood before Congress and gaveled in the proceedings that certified his election loss. He was repeatedly forced overrule the objections from fellow Democrats incensed at the...

Labor Day Picnic – Thank You!

Thank you one and all: With an attendance of around 140, the RCDP would like to thank everyone who made time on Saturday of this Labor Day weekend, to attend the 2019 East Tennessee Labor Day Picnic at Roane County Park. A delicious Bar-B-Q Pork dinner with sides and...