Election ’18: Boyd touts momentum as endorsements swell

KNOXVILLE — Republican gubernatorial candidate Randy Boyd announced a new round of endorsements on Monday, bringing the number of county and city mayors across...

Haslam’s gas tax approved by legislature

NASHVILLE — Both chambers of the Tennessee General Assembly on Wednesday passed the Improve Tennessee Act, which will hike the state’s tax on gas...

Corker, Alexander explain health care votes

WASHINGTON — While Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., says he sides with President Donald Trump on the need to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act,...

Food stamp usage rises in Scott County

The use of food stamps in Scott County increased by almost six percentage points during the recent economic recession, new data compiled by an associate...

Hospital settles on a name

Scott County Hospital has a new name.Rennova Health, Inc., announced Monday that the Oneida hospital will be branded Big South Fork Medical Center when...

Commissioners give preliminary OK to property transfer for industrial expansion

HUNTSVILLE — One of Scott County’s largest employers is growing again, and County Commission has given preliminary approval to the transfer of two parcels...

Driver airlifted from S.R. 63 crash

HUNTSVILLE — For the second time in as many Mondays, a serious lunch-hour accident along a stretch of S.R. 63 east of here snarled...

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...

Man arrested in three-year-old shoplifting case

Falling under the category of "returning to the scene of the crime," a Pioneer man wanted in connection with a three-year-old shoplifting case at...

Early indications: Weather will cooperate with eclipse

Meteorologists are quick to say that there are no certainties in weather, especially beyond a couple of days, but early indications are that Mother...
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