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...

Solution eyed for HOME grant

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County may not have to return a $350,000 home rehabilitation grant, after all. It was believed that the county would have to...

Back Yard: The scenic route from Leatherwood to Bandy

  By car, the drive from the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area’s headquarters at Leatherwood to the Bandy Creek Campground on the...

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...

Oneida Family Motel will reopen, with significant changes

HUNTSVILLE — The embattled Oneida Family Motel will soon reopen. However, that will not happen until the motel’s owners and management make a lengthy number...

Fleischmann: 'Not in favor' of common core

Not surprisingly, U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann is not a fan of common core, Obamacare or what he labels as over-reaching government regulatory measures. Styling himself...

New book by Judge Cotton slated for release

History Publishing Company has agreed to publish The Greatest Speech Ever: The Remarkable Story of Abraham Lincoln and His Gettysburg Address by Judge James...

Building codes a no-go

HUNTSVILLE — After months of discussion, a proposal to end Scott County's opt-out of statewide building codes was unceremoniously rejected Monday, with a committee's...

Election qualifying slow for election, school board

HUNTSVILLE — It appears that there will be several seats on Scott County Commission up for grabs in the 2018 general election, without incumbents...

What's next for Pioneer Community Hospital of Scott?

Dec. 18 is the next important date for the Pioneer Community Hospital of Scott, when a state licensure board will take up the issue...
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