Making it a habit: N-S train coming back to town

No sooner had Norfolk-Southern’s Engine No. 630 rolled into Lexington to unload its 580 passengers Sunday afternoon than were preparations beginning for the town’s...

Top stories of 2013

    When the Pioneer Community Hospital of Scott officially opened its doors on Dec. 2, it marked a triumphant finale to a saga surrounding the...

Scott County to receive 3-star designation again

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County has once again received status as a Tennessee Three-Star community, officials will announce Friday. Bill Hagerty, Tennessee Commissioner of Economic &...

Scott County unemployment drops to all-time low

Scott County’s unemployment rate has never been as low as it is right now. According to jobless numbers released by the Tennessee Department of Labor...

Hike of the week: Angel Falls

Distance: 3.48 miles (in-and-out) Elevation gain: 72 ft. Difficulty: Easy Trailhead: Leatherwood Ford It is the most popular hiking trail in the Big South Fork National River &...

Hike of the Week: Gentlemen’s Swimming Hole

Distance: 2.1 miles Elevation gain: 240 ft. Difficulty: Moderate Trailhead: Historic Rugby Participants of the Twenty Week Hiking Challenge who have sweated out hikes to Hurricane Ridge, Angel Falls Overlook and along...

Judge: Oneida Family Motel to remain closed

An Oneida motel ordered closed under a nuisance abatement will remain closed until at least August.  Eighth Judicial District Chancellor Elizabeth Asbury ruled earlier this...

Couple arrested on drug and child neglect charges

A couple were arrested in Oneida Tuesday on drug-related and child neglect charges after allegedly "shooting up" drugs while driving down the highway with a small child in their vehicle.

Winfield crash claims two lives

WINFIELD — Two people were killed in a head-on collision on U.S. Hwy. 27 here Friday morning. Jeffrey N. Maney, 28, and Margaret "Gayle" Bridges,...

Suspect still sought in pharmacy break-in

A November 2012 burglary at an Oneida pharmacy remains unsolved, and a reward is still being offered for information leading to the arrest of...
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