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Respected trooper Boshears dies

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } OAK RIDGE — Brian Boshears, a career law enforcement officer from Oneida and long-time Tennessee Highway Patrol veteran, died...

Senior center could close without funding

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } The Scott County Senior Citizens Center could be forced to cut services or close altogether if new funding sources...

County's budget battle begins

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — Between now and the end of September, Scott County’s spending will be curtailed to “essential county operations”...

Tillman appointed chancellor in 8th

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } NASHVILLE — Huntsville attorney Andrew Tillman has been appointed chancellor of the 8th Judicial District Chancery Court, effective immediately,...

One killed, one charged in shooting

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE, Tenn. — An argument over money has led to the death of one Scott County man and landed...

Restricted spending plan OK'd

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — County Commission’s Finance and Budget committees have voted to ask the full commission to curtail all spending...

Soldier with Scott ties killed in Afghanistan

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } OAK RIDGE — A U.S. soldier with Scott County ties was among three service men and six Americans killed...

Services set for HUD manager Crowley

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday for long-time Huntsville Utility District manager Larry Crowley, who died Sunday...

Drugs dominate grand jury

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — A Scott County grand jury indicted 13 persons last week. Meeting for its quarterly session here, the grand...

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Funeral services planned for former judge, attorney Charley Sexton

Funeral services will be held Saturday afternoon for Oneida attorney Charles B. Sexton, who died Tuesday, December 2, in Knoxville. He was 82. In addition...

East Tennessee hospitals feeling coronavirus crunch, face overcrowding

For the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began, the Knox County Health Department's health care system capabilities benchmark has gone from yellow to...

Finally a positive trend: active Covid-19 cases plummet

A positive trend was finally seen last week in Scott County’s battle against the coronavirus pandemic, as the number of active cases dropped substantially. According...
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