Final OK given to sewer transfer

HUNTSVILLE — Pending final approval by the state’s Comptroller of the Treasury, the transfer of the county-owned sewer system to the Town of Huntsville...

Flood potential: Meteorologists continue to increase rainfall totals

Potential rain accumulation totals continue to creep upward for the looming week.The National Weather Service at Morristown...

Oil and gas tax: a financial boost for Scott?

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County has officially pledged its support for legislation that would redirect significant tax revenue from Tennessee’s oil and gas industry to...

Fire won’t stop BBQ joint

HUNTSVILLE — It will take more than an unfortunate fire to stop good barbecue.That was the pledge of County's BBQ owner Dustin Kennedy on...

Proposal to change county’s bid process fails

HUNTSVILLE — A proposal to more than double the dollar amount for which competitive bids are required before Scott County Government entities can make...

Scott’s unemployment rate drops below national average

Scott County’s unemployment rate plummeted to 4.2 percent in May, marking the first time the local jobless rate has been below five percent since...

Dozens of drug dealers targeted by law enforcement

HUNTSVILLE — Nearly five dozen accused drug dealers were targeted by a multi-jurisdictional team of law enforcement officers Thursday evening, the latest "roundup" that...

Rector won’t seek re-election

HUNTSVILLE — A third Scott County office-holder does not plan to seek re-election in the August 2 general election.Long-time Register of Deeds Benjie Rector...

Oneida’s Capitol 3 Theater to become state’s ‘lowest-priced’ for first-run movies

Phoenix Theatres on Tuesday announced a dramatic change in the ticket pricing for Capitol 3 Theatre in Oneida.As of Friday, June 8, Capitol 3...

Commission okays land purchase for road repair

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County will purchase approximately one-half acre of private land for road repairs on Sawmill Road in Robbins.That was the decision of...
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