Scott County receives additional education funding

NASHVILLE — Scott County School System is one of three school districts in Tennessee's 38th House District that will receive growth funding for educational...

Joe Cross: 2017 Person of the Year

It would not be unfair to say that Joe Cross is the forefather of mountain biking in Scott County. That’s important because Scott County...

Inmates charged with digging through wall at jail

HUNTSVILLE — A pair of inmates at the Scott County Justice Center were charged with destruction of private property after allegedly attempting to dig...

Blakley set about task of revitalizing defender's office

Editor's Note — As part of our coverage of the Aug. 7 general election, we previewed the public defender race between Mark Blakley and...

Scott, Oneida receive A.F. Bridges award

KNOXVILLE — Both Oneida High School and Scott High School were awarded for sportsmanship here Monday afternoon. The two local high schools received A.F. Bridges...

BlueCross requests rate increase

NASHVILLE — BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, the dominant provider of health care exchange plans in the state, has requested permission to raise rates of...

Helenwood man jailed after domestic assault

HUNTSVILLE — A 28-year-old Helenwood man is facing felony charges after allegedly beating a pregnant woman last week. Jacob W. Laxton, 28, of Ball Park...

Update: Helenwood man killed in south Oneida accident

An elderly Helenwood man was fatally injured in a tragic, two-vehicle accident on U.S. Hwy. 27 in south Oneida Friday evening. Eli "Bud" Phillips, of...

Administrations of Trump, Haslam take opposing stances on health care funding

NASHVILLE — As the health care debate heats back up in the nation’s capital, the administration of Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam is taking a...

Is there a warrant for your arrest? Maybe…

HUNTSVILLE — Don’t be surprised if the Scott County Sheriff’s Department comes calling on you this week. Dozens of Scott Countians are expected to be...
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