AG: Counties cannot impose additional fees

NASHVILLE — If Scott County wanted to tack on a fee for an ATV permit that was in addition to the state fee, it...

Community reflects on Sheriff Mike Cross

 Colleagues, employees and friends of Scott County Sheriff Mike Cross remember him as a strong leader, supporter and faithful man.Cross, who died Sunday at...

Mayor: Motorists should avoid main route into town Friday

The Nancy Swain Watters Memorial Walk will depart the Oneida Municipal Services Building around 9:30 a.m. Friday, following U.S. Hwy. 27 south for much...

Gen. Carl Stiner addresses Memorial Day crowd

Monday morning’s Memorial Day service at the local VFW Post was typical in every respect but one.The highest ranking soldier ever known to take...

The rocket's . . . smoky glare?

 HUNTSVILLE — Rain was a pest, but mother nature cooperated somewhat during the Town of Huntsville's annual Firemen's Fourth Festival Wednesday and Thursday.Off-and-on showers...

Scott jobless rate steady in January

Scott County's unemployment rate was mostly stead in the first month of the new year, ticking up slightly to 15.9 percent.Numbers released by the...

Grand jury indicts 19, mostly on drug-related charges

HUNTSVILLE — A Scott County grand jury last week indicted a total of 19 people as it met in its March term.The grand jury...

Yager announces grant for Scott airport

State Sen. Ken Yager, R-Harriman, and state Rep. Kelly Keisling, R-Byrdstown, said Monday they have been informed by the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT)...

'White-nose syndrome' a threat to local bat colonies

Even as state and federal agencies expand efforts to slow its spread, white-nose syndrome in bats is spreading at an alarming rate and quickly...

Carson handed six-year prison sentence

HUNTSVILLE — The Cleveland, Tenn. man who killed an Indiana monster truck driver and injured others during a holiday weekend melee here three years...
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