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Flashback to Huntsville’s Great Depression tornado

On Thursday, April 8, 2021, a tornado touched down in Norma and Straight Fork, damaging numerous homes and leaving hundreds without power. The tornado...

The Walker graves: Final resting place for one of Brimstone’s early leading couples

BRIMSTONE — On the end of a small ridge overlooking Indian Fork Creek is a small cemetery — consisting of just three graves —...

Conversations With Pastors: First Baptist Church of Oneida’s Sean Lee

Editor's Note: Our Conversations With Pastors series returns with a sit-down with First Baptist Church of Oneida pastor Sean Allen Lee. Originally from Kingston...

Walter Lowe: Scott County’s WWII hero who never gained the recognition he deserved

“He’s a tall man in his early 60s in a dark gray suit. He stands in the church house as an entire community turns...

The story of Scott County’s Civil War heroine, Julia Marcum

Editor's Note: Monday, March 8, was International Women's Day, a day set aside globally to honor the social, economic and political contributions of women...

A simple medical procedure that can save your life

Editor's Note: March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in the United States. For most of us, the mere mention of the word "colonoscopy" can cause...

Twenty Week Hiking Challenge encourages fitness and discovery

It is with quite a bit of anticipation that the fourth version of the Twenty Week Hiking Challenge begins this week. The #20WeekHikingChallenge was started...

The wonder of the moonbow

If you want to truly witness something unique — something that few people ever get to experience — you need to make a trip...

Officers’ message to OHV riders: Have fun, but stay out of the creeks

By Joel Hyden & Dustin Burke Sometimes they come by the hundreds and sometimes they even come by the thousands. They come from all over...

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Sheriff: Protect older adults from fraud in pandemic

In the United States, about five million older adults are abused, neglected or exploited each year. During the pandemic, it’s especially horrific that our...

Yager legislation to aid firefighters advances in Senate

NASHVILLE — Legislation co-sponsored by Sen. Ken Yager, R-Kingston, to aid volunteer firefighters is headed for a final vote in the Tennessee Senate after...

Freeze Warning issued for Scott County, East Tennessee

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for the entire region Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Sub-freezing temperatures are expected, which could damage...

Five from Scott County remanded to TDOC custody

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County Criminal Court Judge Shayne Sexton on Monday remanded several people to the custody of the TN Dept. of Corrections after finding...
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