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An unusual graduation

There will be no more standing room only crowds due to Covid-19 precautions, but school administrators are doing everything they can to make sure that this year’s graduating class has a commencement ceremony that they will never forget.

B.E.F.A.S.T.: Know the warning signs of stroke

Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke, accounting for approximately 800,000 strokes per year and the fifth leading cause of...

With optimism and support, Scott businesses reopen

"We are all in this together." That's how Kellie Walker — who owns The Beautique Tanning &  Essentials on Paint Rock Road in Oneida —...

Scott County’s historic country churches: A driving tour

The Little Mountain Church House 'Looking back now that little mountain church house has become my life’s corner stone. It was there in that little...

Forgotten Times: The state-of-the-art mining operation at Roach Creek

Take a trip up Roach Creek in eastern Scott County today, and you won’t find much to indicate that a thriving coal operation and...

New River Botanicals helps meet sanitizer demand

The old proverbial phrase, used in times of crisis, goes something like this: "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade." For the Howard family and...

Operation Share seeks community’s help to continue mission

For the past 12 years, Operation Share has helped countless Scott Countians. Now, the non-profit organization is turning to the community for help.

High over Smokey Creek: The view from up here is simply stunning

When most of us think of overlooks, we think of the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area — of long hikes along...

The rise and decline of Scott County’s railroads

Editor's Note: In February, "Forgotten Times" presented the first of two articles on Scott County's railroad history with a look at how the Cincinnati...

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Scott County has a fourth active case of coronavirus, with more to come

The TN Dept. of Health reported a new case of coronavirus in Scott County on Tuesday, as the total number of active Covid-19 cases...

Former Congressman Duncan recalls how Scott County elected his father, endorses Dr. Manny Sethi

HUNTSVILLE — If it hadn't been for Scott County, former Congressman Jimmy Duncan said here Tuesday, neither he or his father, John Duncan Sr.,...

Dr. Manny Sethi pledges to be a fresh conservative voice in Washington

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eYKf4AikdY HUNTSVILLE — A Republican primary win by Dr. Manny Sethi might not be quite as big of a political upset in Tennessee as Bill...

Cpl. Washam’s sacrifice has not been forgotten

Editor's Note — Throughout the month of July, this series will take a look at the stories behind the names that are memorialized on...
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