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...

Gearing up for White Knuckle

HUNTSVILLE — Some love it, some hate it, and some are just altogether indifferent. But, one way or another, Scott County’s single biggest tourism...

Logging from Big South Fork to Caryville

Editor’s Note — Following is a second excerpt from an interview of Kenneth Payne, conducted by Anne Malanka as part of the Big South...

Unwanted fat? Sculpt it away

When losing weight isn’t enough, body sculpting might be an option. That’s the premise behind Coolsculpting, an innovative way to reduce fat without invasive treatments...

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.,...

Huntsville: Jesse James’ Cumberlands hideaway

As much as everyone loves a good story, and as much as those stories — at least, the most salacious ones — tend to...

Forgotten Times: Glenmary evacuated after train wreck

Editor’s Note — The following article is reprinted from the Independent Herald’s November 24, 1979 edition. GLENMARY — “I thought a bomb had hit,” said...

Remembering early 20th century logging days

Editor’s Note — Following is a third excerpt from an interview of Kenneth Payne, conducted by Anne Malanka as part of the Big South...

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...

The continuing story of ‘The Mountain Preacher’

Editor’s Note — This is the second segment of an autobiography of Rev. Hobert L. Wright, recorded on audio cassette tape shortly before his...
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