Drought worsens, but no severe impacts yet

What a difference a year makes.September 2018 saw a whopping 12.2 inches of rain fall in Scott County — smashing the record for the...

Oneida defeats Rockwood to advance to District 3-A championship game

Three different players scored goals, as Oneida defeated Rockwood 3-0 on Tuesday to advance to the District 3-A championship game.The Lady Indians will play...


Back to back Septembers with record heat for different reasons

At long, merciful last, the northern plateau’s Scorching September has come to a close. And, as it does, September 2019 will go on record...


Appalachian Notebook: The Evans and a country cooking brand

The name Bob Evans might not carry the same cachet in southern Appalachia that it does in the north, but the chain of country-cooking...


Huntsville Health & Rehab: New ownership, new direction

Carla Buttram’s eyes sparkle as she talks about the future of Huntsville Health & Rehabilitation. Buttram, the long-time administrator of the assisted living facility,...


Few changes for Tennessee’s 2019 hunting seasons

Where Scott County hunters are concerned, there will be few changes to Tennessee’s 2019-2020 hunting seasons. Scott and all surrounding counties will remain in Unit...

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