Huntsville eyes adventure tourism zone

HUNTSVILLE — The Town of Huntsville could become the first government entity on the northern Cumberland Plateau to apply to the state for "Adventure...

Man charged after head-butting officer

An Oneida man was charged last week after allegedly assaulting a Sheriff’s Department deputy who was attempting to take him into arrest.Thomas Cameron Dye,...

Huntsville agrees to take portion of county sewer system

HUNTSVILLE — A once-on, once-off agreement between Scott County and the Town of Huntsville for the town to take ownership of the burdensome “east-end”...

Huntsville makes a play for county’s old jail

HUNTSVILLE — The Town of Huntsville is proposing to acquire and restore the old Scott County Jail, and appears to have momentum for its...

Scott unemployment drops to 16.2 percent

Scott County's jobless rate dropped one full percentage point in August — one of the largest decreases in the state in a month that...

Tanker truck driver charged with DUI, drug possession

A tanker truck driver transporting a load of fuel through Oneida was arrested and charged with DUI and drug possession Wednesday afternoon.Oneida Chief of...

Funding discussed for damaged fire repeater

HUNTSVILLE — Who should be responsible for paying to maintain the radio repeaters that are used by Scott County’s volunteer firefighters?That was a question...

Commissioners hear hospital status update

HUNTSVILLE — While still awaiting its provider number from the state, Pioneer Community Hospital of Scott is up and running with five inpatients and...

Oneida man charged with trafficking crystal meth

An Oneida man was arrested last week on felony charges for the possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.Thomas Neil Miller, 31, of Oak Park...

TCAP score delay means students' grades will not be negatively impacted

A delay of at least 10 days in the release of TCAP scores means that local students in grades 3-8 will not see their...
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