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...

Hospital sees another delay

HUNTSVILLE — County Commission was informed Monday evening that the target date for reopening the hospital is now Aug. 1, a month later than...

Mayor: Water department must focus on collections

Oneida Mayor Jack E. Lay says the town's water department must continue to focus on collections and past-due customer accounts, but also stressed that...

Oneida tax rate unchanged for FY 2013-2014

Oneida's property tax rate for fiscal year 2013-2014 will remain unchanged at $1 per $100 assessed value.The town's mayor and board of aldermen on...

Summer concerts planned at local ATV parks

HUNTSVILLE — Country music fans are gearing up for several concerts that promise to draw thousands of outsiders to local ATV parks later this...

Bank announces campaign to encourage shopping local

First Trust & Savings Bank of Oneida announced Wednesday a campaign aimed at encouraging consumers to shop locally.In a letter to Scott County business...

Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Scott County

The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for all of Middle and East Tennessee, including Scott and surrounding...

Update: Sheriff deputy's daughter passes away one week after sudden collapse

Update (June 12, 2013, 2:20 p.m.) -KNOXVILLE — Shadara Douglas, the 17-year-old daughter of Scott County Sheriff's Department K-9 Officer Roger Douglas, died this...

Farmers Market set for Saturday grand opening

HUNTSVILLE — Some four years after it was first envisioned, the Scott County Farmers & Crafters Market will become complete on Saturday, when it...

Florida man killed in Brimstone accident

HUNTSVILLE — After no fatalities for the first seven years of its existence, there have been two in less than a month at the...
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