'Stand in the Gap' claims progress in drug fight

CUMBERLAND GAP — The Stand in the Gap Coalition (SIGCO) said Monday that progress is being made in the war on drugs in the...

As flu grips region, free vaccines offered

State health officials say at least 16 people have died in Tennessee from influenza, with more than 500 people hospitalized by flu symptoms. And...

Play With No Boundaries construction underway

Amy Martin — the Oneida mother of four who spearheaded a fund-raising campaign for a playground for special needs children at Oneida City Park...

Authorities allege Fentress sheriff had sex with inmates, assaulted prisoner

JAMESTOWN — The Fentress County sheriff who resigned Friday amid an investigation by federal authorities has been criminally charged, the Department of Justice announced...

Man charged with sexual battery at Oneida Family Motel

An Oneida man has been charged with sexual battery after allegedly entering the room of a resident at the Oneida Family Motel and making...

Bears capture county titles

HUNTSVILLE — With a 49-42 win over Winfield, Huntsville Middle’s Lady Bears were crowned champions of the annual Scott County Middle School Basketball Tournament...

Arrest results from domestic dispute

An Oneida man is facing charges after allegedly attempting to prevent his girlfriend from phoning authorities for help amid a domestic altercation at her...

Scott County unemployment drops to all-time low

Scott County’s unemployment rate has never been as low as it is right now. According to jobless numbers released by the Tennessee Department of Labor...

Hike of the Week: Honey Creek Loop

Distance: 5.5 miles Elevation gain: 900 ft. Difficulty: Difficult Trailhead: Honey Creek If visitors are going to drive to the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area...

Oneida schools tighten security

Stricter security measures are being implemented at Oneida schools, in response to the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., last month. The...
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