County budget given final OK

HUNTSVILLE — With little fanfare and virtually no discussion, County Commission adopted a new budget for FY 2014-2015 in a special called session at...

Stolen drinks lead to charges

Two Oneida women are facing misdemeanor theft charges after allegedly swiping drinks from the Lee's Food Mart at Coopertown. Shaun Tina Marie Slaven, 35, and...

Inside the jobless numbers

The month of May’s unemployment measurements were near record-book territory, not just across the State of Tennessee, but in Scott County as well. Statewide, May...

Scott’s unemployment rate drops out of state’s 10 highest

For the first time in a decade, Scott County's unemployment rate is no longer ranked among the 10 highest in the State of Tennessee. The...

Analysis: How does Scott County get to a balanced budget?

HUNTSVILLE — By a narrow, 7-6 vote at Monday's special session, Scott County Commission rejected a 12-cent property tax increase that was proposed by...

Cops: Woman used young son in shoplifting ploy

A Pioneer woman was arrested Thursday on charges related to shoplifting, and police say she used her young son in her efforts to make...

Public told of new dress code at Oneida schools

With the start of the 2013-2014 school year just weeks away, the Oneida Special School District is unveiling, in detail, its new dress code. Oneida...

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...

Former chairman Lyles returns to Budget Committee

HUNTSVILLE — Sam Lyles has returned to Scott County Commission’s Budget Committee. Lyles, who represents the 2nd District on County Commission, was appointed to the...

Dedicated prosecutor announced for domestic violence

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County will have a prosecutor who will specialize in domestic violence cases, District Attorney General Jared Effler announced Thursday. Effler said that...
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