Crashed vehicle leads to arrests of burglary suspects

A trio of Scott Countians suspected in connection with a burglary near the Grave Hill neighborhood were arrested after crashing their get-away car. Donnie Lee...

Huntsville sewer plant sees another minor setback

HUNTSVILLE — It will still happen, but sweeping repairs to Huntsville's faulty sewer plant have apparently been delayed slightly by higher than expected construction...

Huntsville reiterates plea for recreation help, aldermen take first step

HUNTSVILLE — At Thursday's meeting of the mayor and board of aldermen here, Huntsville City Recorder Wendy Buttram reiterated a plea for the townspeople...

First Trust, Bank of McCreary to merge

After operating as "sister banks" for several years, First Trust & Savings Bank of Oneida and Bank of McCreary County will merge. Employees were...

Meteorologists highlight severe weather threat

The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center is warning of a slight risk of severe weather across much of the Midwest and the Mid-South...

Helenwood man jailed after domestic assault

HUNTSVILLE — A 28-year-old Helenwood man is facing felony charges after allegedly beating a pregnant woman last week. Jacob W. Laxton, 28, of Ball Park...

7 nabbed as part of alleged 'pill ring'

HUNTSVILLE — A two-day investigation by Scott County Sheriff’s Department drug agents culminated Monday evening with the arrests of seven suspects in relation to...

Oneida woman 'fortunate' to escape wreck with relatively minor injuries

An Oneida woman escaped a Monday morning accident on the east side of town with non-life-threatening injuries despite the dramatic nature of the crash. Paula...

Highland's fiber projected to bring faster internet speeds

SUNBRIGHT — The days of 256k internet in Scott County will soon be history. Highland Telephone Cooperative is entering the final stages of its massive...

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...
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