| Alliance, Economic Development, Roane County

Roane County Industrial Development Board Sells Five Industrial Tracts Worth $21.5M in 2021

As the year comes to a close, the month of December is a time when the Roane Alliance team pulls together data and information to reflect on the accomplishments and activities for the year.  January 2020 started out as one of the busiest on record for the Roane County Industrial Development Board (RCIDB), with threeRead More Roane County Industrial Development Board Sells Five Industrial Tracts Worth $21.5M in 2021

| Alliance, Economic Development, Roane County, Roane Tourism, Watts Bar Lake

Visitors Still Making an Impact in Roane

And How Exactly Do We Compare With Other Counties and Other Observations? Historically, visitors have spent more money in Roane County year over year, and the beginning of 2020 started out no differently.  Occupancy tax was up 56% during the fall and winter months – but that soon changed. When travel slowed down in MarchRead More Visitors Still Making an Impact in Roane

| Nature, Places, Roane Tourism

Leaf Peeping Around Roane

It’s almost November, which means our beautiful green forests are transforming into breathtaking yellows, oranges, and reds. As much as we love the lushness of summer around here, we are so excited to see autumn’s beauty transform Roane County’s landscapes. People love to go “leaf peeping” to see the gorgeous colors, which can lead toRead More Leaf Peeping Around Roane

| Events, Roane Chamber, Roane Tourism, Shop Roane, Shopping

Shop Local This Holiday Season at the Jingle & Mingle Market in Kingston!

The Roane Chamber will host its 2nd Annual Jingle & Mingle Market on November 13-14! The market will feature food trucks, the return of the Jingle Bell Bistro, and over 50 (yes, 50!) local vendors. Shoppers will get into the joy of the season while they shop in a festive atmosphere, which will include holidayRead More Shop Local This Holiday Season at the Jingle & Mingle Market in Kingston!

| #SoakinRoane, Places, Roane County, Roane Rewind

Roane County, TN – immerse yourself in history!

Roane County is bursting with history, and we want to help you explore it! Several history-making figures have called this beautiful county their home, and some intriguing historic events happened right here in Roane County. There are also multiple historic sites throughout the county, providing the perfect kickoff for an immersive and thrilling ride throughRead More Roane County, TN – immerse yourself in history!

| #SoakinRoane, Nature, Roane Tourism, Watts Bar Lake

Life Along the 652

Roane County was 1 of the 5 Pilot Communities chosen in 2019 to help launch a new program created by the University of Tennessee’s School of Landscape Architecture, called the Tennessee Riverline 652. This program is “a vision for North America’s next great regional trail system” – think Appalachian Trail on water. The trail is the 652Read More Life Along the 652