Update on Roane County Park’s New Online Reservation System

Roane County Parks & Recreation – We are excited to share some fantastic news with our Roane County community! Our new online reservation system for facility rentals at Roane County Park has been a tremendous success since its launch. This online system has transformed the way our residents and visitors book facilities, making the process […]

Roane County OES Fire and EMS Staff Participate in Continuing Education with Tennova Healthcare

Roane County, TN – In today’s rapidly evolving professional landscape, continuing education classes are essential for professionals across various fields to stay updated with the latest knowledge, skills, and advancements. This commitment to ongoing learning is particularly crucial in the realm of emergency services, where staying abreast of the latest protocols and medical advancements can […]

Tennessee Department of Health Commissioner Dr. Alvarado Visits Roane County Health Department

Roane County, TN — Today, Tennessee Department of Health Commissioner Dr. Ralph Alvarado visited the Roane County Health Department, currently undergoing significant renovations. Commissioner Alvarado was joined by Roane County Executive Wade Creswell, Project Manager Mike Beard, and several Roane County Commissioners to tour the site and review the progress of this essential multi million […]

Roane County EMS Implements New Pediatric Safety Measures

Roane County, TN — Roane County EMS is proud to announce the successful completion of all pediatric education and training requirements as set forth by the Children’s Emergency Care Alliance of Tennessee (CECATN). As a result, the agency has been awarded new emergency child safety transport devices for its entire fleet of ambulances. This accomplishment […]

Roane County Announces 70% College Enrollment Goal

Roane County leaders are coming together to support a bold new goal: 70 percent of high school seniors pursuing a meaningful post-secondary pathway by 2025. Currently, Roane County’s college-going rate is at a 10-year low, with 52 percent of public high school graduates attending college immediately after high school. Meaningful post-secondary pathways include enrollment at […]

Closed 1/18/24 Due to Continued Hazardous Conditions

Due to continued hazardous road conditions throughout the county, the Roane County Courthouse and all county offices including the Roane County Health Department, UT Extension Office, Building and Codes Office and Roane County Animal Shelter will remain closed on Thursday, January 18, 2024. The Convenience Centers at Swan Pond Road and at Post Oak Road […]

Closed 1/17/24 Due To Hazardous Conditions

Due to hazardous road conditions throughout the county, the Roane County Courthouse and all county offices including the Roane County Health Department, UT Extension Office, Building and Codes Office, Roane County Animal Shelter and Roane County Convenience Centers will remain closed on Wednesday, January 17, 2024.

Emergency Shelter and Warming Center

Due to the winter storm and expected low temperatures, Roane County will be opening an Emergency Shelter/ Warming Center at Rockwood High School at 6 pm on Monday, January 15. If you or anyone you know is in dire need of shelter from the cold and snow, please utilize this resource and share this information. […]