Be ‘firewise,’ state officials urge

ROBBINS — Drive through the West Robbins neighborhood near here, and it isn’t difficult to find the scars that remain from November’s wildfire. New...

County seeks funds for ambulances

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County Commission has formally authorized County Mayor Dale Perdue to seek Community Development Block Grant funding to purchase ambulances for the...

Pharmacies join D.A.'s effort to limit meth-making drug

An initiative by District Attorney General Lori Phillips-Jones to limit the availability of a key meth-making drug has apparently been received warmly by area...

Creekmore is Little Miss Junior

Briley Creekmore, age 6, of Winfield, was crowned Little Miss Junior Fairest of the Fair at the 87th annual Scott County Fair Tuesday evening. Briley,...

Tibbals makes committee assignments

HUNTSVILLE — Featuring seven new members, one representing each of Scott County’s civil districts, County Commission is off and running with committees having been...

Man arrested after crashing into van full of children

An Oneida man is facing charges after crashing into a vehicle loaded with five children on the “Four Lane” Friday evening. Jason M. Claborn, 37,...

Election ’18: Scott Countians set early vote record on Day One

HUNTSVILLE — By the close of polls on Monday, three days into the two-week early voting period, nearly 1,200 Scott Countians had already cast...

County to join lawsuit over land payments

HUNTSVILLE —Scott County will join a class action lawsuit that seeks money owed to the local community by the U.S. government on federal lands...

Students to return to school amid widespread illness

When students in Oneida and Scott County return to school later this week, it will be amid widespread illness, including an unusual early outbreak...

Sewer transfer tentatively approved

HUNTSVILLE — By an 11-3 vote here Monday evening, County Commission gave its tentative approval to a proposal to turn the county’s wastewater treatment...
clear sky
37.8 ° F
39.7 °
35.1 °
70 %
1 %
45 °
49 °
45 °
51 °
48 °

Stay connected



Latest Obituaries

Connie Burke Terry, 91

Muriel Thompson Stephens, 82

Ricky Harness, 51

Santina Breeden, 41

Danny Wilson, 73