SCHS: The community’s records-keeping organization

For the past 35 years, those with questions about the past of Scott County and its families have turned to the Scott County Historical...

O&W Cafe: Oneida’s niche restaurant

When Randy Schork and Brittany Boswell decided to leave the ski resort scene in Colorado and head back to the East Coast, they weren’t...

Life on the river

“Now, all is quiet in, and around Parch Corn, except the noise of the river, the stamping of the buck or a chant from...

Kai’s giving heart

Eight-year-old Kaidance Lewallen has many plans.She wants to feed people, maybe opening a soup kitchen. She wants to start a small animal rescue. And...

The Old Home Place

Editor’s Note: The following is taken from the “West Family History Records,” compiled by Kathleen West Robbins. This excerpt first appeared in the Independent...

Obeying the call

“I told my wife, we were swinging for a double at New Haven and we hit a home run.” That’s how James Roberts sums up...

Growing up at Paint Rock

- - -I’ll tell you about Caswell and Rachel.R. Cecil Sexton. They were married the day before Christmas Eve, 1893. And they first moved...

Changing lives, building a community

By changing lives at a young age, you can change a community. That’s what the S.T.A.N.D. Coalition has come to realize. It’s what the...

Big South Fork’s mysterious Chi Rho

On a rock outcropping overlooking the Big South Fork River east of Oneida is an elaborate carving that at least closely resembles an early...

Remembering Scott’s defiant independence

As America celebrates its independence this week, thousands of Scott Countians will gather in downtown Huntsville to mark the occasion at the Firemen’s Fourth...
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