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...

Brimstone’s White Knuckle Event ‘one of the best yet’

HUNTSVILLE — While mother nature proved to be quite a fly in the ointment Saturday evening, Brimstone’s annual White Knuckle Event otherwise went smoothly,...

Helenwood woman killed in crash

HUNTSVILLE — One Scott County woman was killed and three more from Scott County were injured in a late evening crash here Monday.Kristal D....

Analysis: Lawsuit may struggle to meet court’s burden

ANALYSIS: The mother of a Georgia man who was fatally wounded in an officer-involved shooting in Oneida last year has filed a $50 million...

Moonshine-drinking man arrested after allegedly attempting to enter neighbor’s home

A Huntsville Hill Road woman told authorities that her neighbor had been harassing her and her daughter for the past year.

School system plows way to balanced budget

HUNTSVILLE — Initially faced with a budget deficit of just over a quarter of a million dollars, the Scott County School System on Monday...

Newport utilities board offers GM job to Strunk

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County Finance Director Brian Strunk could soon have a new job in East Tennessee.The board of directors at Newport Utilities in...

Early voting hours set for Aug. 7 election

HUNTSVILLE — The start of early voting for the Aug. 7 general election and state primary is now just two weeks away, and the...

Adventure tourism district defined; committee named

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County Commission Monday night voted 12-0 to establish an Adventure Tourism district, and approved a nine-member committee to develop a plan...

Highway safety grants announced for Scott County

NASHVILLE — State Sen. Ken Yager, R-Harriman, and state Rep. Kelly Keisling, R-Byrdstown, said  today that they have been informed that ­­three Hi­­­ghway Safety...
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