Sunday , 20 April 2014

Category: News

Feed Subscription
Governor’s signature ends ‘forced annexation’

Governor’s signature ends ‘forced annexation’

NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Haslam today signed a bill requiring cities and towns to hold referendums in order to annex new properties. The legislation, sponsored by state Rep. Mike Car ...

Read More »
Court denies Teddy Robbins’ appeal

Court denies Teddy Robbins’ appeal

KNOXVILLE — A state appeals court has denied a petition by Teddy Robbins Jr., meaning that the Scott County man will continue to serve a 50-year prison sentence for kidnapping and ...

Read More »
From Oneida to Guatemala: A mission of medicine and hope

From Oneida to Guatemala: A mission of medicine and hope

For Dr. Jack Kline, busy days are ahead. On the home front, Kline and his wife, Ashley, are expecting their first son in July. On the work front, construction is expected to soon ...

Read More »
Legislature approves Yager’s bus bill

Legislature approves Yager’s bus bill

NASHVILLE — A measure that is expected to save local school districts more than $50 million by extending the life of school buses has been approved by the Tennessee General Assemb ...

Read More »
Committee fields complaints about finance director

Committee fields complaints about finance director

HELENWOOD — Two administrators were on hand at Monday’s monthly meeting of the Scott County Finance Committee to lodge complaints against Finance Director Brian Strunk. Gabe Krahn ...

Read More »
‘Killing freeze’ likely, meteorologists warn

‘Killing freeze’ likely, meteorologists warn

No sooner has spring finally reached full bloom across the northern Cumberland Plateau than is it being threatened by mother nature. The National Weather Service's Morristown fiel ...

Read More »
Oneida highway project prioritized for TDOT funding

Oneida highway project prioritized for TDOT funding

Improvements to U.S. Hwy. 27 through Oneida may be one step closer to reality, as funding for the project has turned up on the 3-year funding roadmap of the Tennessee Department o ...

Read More »
Committee OK’s transfer of county sewer system

Committee OK’s transfer of county sewer system

HUNTSVILLE — In a surprise move, County Commission’s Public Works Committee Monday evening responded by a vote of 6-1 to Huntsville Mayor George W. Potter’s request to transfer of ...

Read More »
Four nabbed as part of drug operation

Four nabbed as part of drug operation

WINFIELD — A multi-jurisdictional drug operation concluded with the arrest of four suspects here Friday, including a Ross Lane resident suspected of peddling narcotics. Jewell Bow ...

Read More »
Anthony Smith to perform acoustic show in Oneida

Anthony Smith to perform acoustic show in Oneida

Oneida native Anthony Smith will return to his hometown for a concert on Friday, May 9, at the Oneida Performing Arts Center. Smith, who sought and found success in Nashville as a ...

Read More »
scroll to top