Scott County’s unemployment rate drops to 3.9 percent

Scott County was among 76 counties across Tennessee with a decreased unemployment rate during the month of December, according to the latest...

Alleged meth dealers arrested in drug sting

A Helenwood couple were arrested in Oneida last week on charges related to drug trafficking.Brent W. Norris, 35,...

Women’s shelter feels pinch of government shutdown

As the partial shutdown of the federal government prepares to enter its second month with no end in sight, one local organization...

Water injection well proposed for Scott County

The federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) intends to issue an underwater injection control permit to  Energy Resources Management — ENREMA — the...

Man arrested after brutal beating

HUNTSVILLE — A Helenwood man is in custody after allegedly brutally beating a woman over a two-day period and threatening to kill...

Kentucky man nabbed in meth bust

HUNTSVILLE — Expired tags led to a methamphetamine bust and the arrest of a Kentucky man on Tuesday, December 18.

Lawmaker won’t support vouchers

If school vouchers becomes a key issue during the upcoming legislative session in Nashville, there’s at least one lawmaker who will be...

Turn lanes, truck-climbing lane likely for S.R. 63

HUNTSVILLE — A truck-climbing lane east of the Pioneer Post Office and turn lanes from the east end of Huntsville to Fairview...

Water theft leads to felony charges

Can stealing a $4 case of water make one a felon? Under the right circumstances, it turns out, it can.An Oneida man is facing...

State nixes widening of S.R. 63 east of Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE — A proposed widening of S.R. 63 is off the table, the Tennessee Department of Transportation is informing the public this week.In a...
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