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...

Drug investigation nets five arrests

HUNTSVILLE — What started as a routine traffic stop here Friday turned into an involved drug investigation that resulted in the arrests of five...

Sheriff's Department seeks stolen property

HUNTSVILLE, Tenn. — The Scott County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help solving a burglary that occurred in the Helenwood community Wednesday, May...

Wettest-ever September now seems likely

Scott County residents might have realized that it's been a little wet this month. In fact, it's been abnormally wet. During a time on the...

Illness extends school closings

There will be no school in Scott County for the rest of the week. Both the Scott County School System and the Oneida Special School...

Flooding ravages northern Cumberland Plateau

Scott County has certainly seen worse flooding. But it has been awhile. That was the assessment of most local residents old enough to remember the...

Update: Potter trial delayed

Update (Sept. 3, 2013, 1:18 p.m.) — The murder trial of Gregory D. Potter will be delayed in Scott County Criminal Court. According to district...

Broken seat may have led to angler’s death

HUNTSVILLE — Authorities are speculating that a broken boat seat may have contributed to the drowning of a Scott County man at Flat Creek...

ATVs vs. THP: Safer roads or hampered tourism?

The Thursday before Memorial Day — May 22 — dawned as Thursdays before Memorial Day typically dawn in Huntsville. The town was gearing up...

Dancing Like the Stars set for Saturday

Play With No Boundaries, an all-inclusive playground at Oneida City Park, may be up and open to the public, but there’s still a matter...
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