Hidden headstone provides clues about BSF’s history

In terms of what you would expect to see as you round a natural bend in the...

Without a hitch

Smooth. That’s the first word that comes to mind in the student drop-off line at the Oneida Middle School/High School complex Friday morning. It’s 7:45 a.m.,...

‘More than just a homeless shelter’

The Scott County Homeless Shelter is no more. Not that the emergency shelter has gone anywhere. It’s still open and still housing an average of...

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...

Brotherly love: Phillips twins followed one another into law enforcement, then into politics

As Ronnie and Donnie Phillips are having their picture taken, Ronnie doesn’t miss an opportunity to chide his brother. “That will never work,” he says....

Forgotten Times: The rise of Oneida’s prosperous motel

On Page A1 of the Feb. 9, 2017 edition of the Independent Herald, a story recounted the frequent police presence at the Oneida Family...

The ministry runs deep

The ministry runs deep in Chris Sewell’s family. The 41-year-old, who is settling in as the new pastor at Winfield Missionary Baptist Church, is the...

SAI poised for compressed natural gas movement

HUNTSVILLE — When gasoline prices soared as America struggled to recover from economic recession a few years ago, Larry West and Scott Appalachian Industries...

The dangers of too much alcohol

Sometimes, we realize that someone we know and care about has a problem with alcohol when they reach out to us for help. Sometimes...

Coming Home: Anthony Smith to perform local concert

Scott County native Anthony Smith is returning to his roots this week, jump-starting the Memorial Day holiday weekend with an acoustic concert in Oneida...
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