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Update: Helenwood man killed in south Oneida accident

An elderly Helenwood man was fatally injured in a tragic, two-vehicle accident on U.S. Hwy. 27 in south Oneida Friday evening. Eli "Bud" Phillips, of...

Gen. Carl Stiner addresses Memorial Day crowd

Monday morning’s Memorial Day service at the local VFW Post was typical in every respect but one. The highest ranking soldier ever known to take...

Jobless rate declines by 1.2% as labor force hits 19-year low

Scott County’s unemployment rate declined 1.2 points in April, one of the largest declines in the state between March and April. According to figures released...

Illinois man killed in ATV accident

HUNTSVILLE — A holiday trip to Scott County ended in tragedy for an Illinois couple after an elderly man was killed in an ATV...

Sheriff's Department seeks stolen property

HUNTSVILLE, Tenn. — The Scott County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help solving a burglary that occurred in the Helenwood community Wednesday, May...

4-star general to speak at VFW event

Four-star Gen. Carl Stiner (ret.) will be the featured speaker at Monday's annual Memorial Day service at VFW Post 5669 in Oneida. Gen. Stiner is...

Plea for help leads to policy change

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — An impassioned plea by East 63 Fire Dept. Chief Darin West here Monday night has resulted in...

Two new faces join PEC board

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } Two newcomers won election to the Plateau Electric Cooperative board of directors on Saturday. In results certified by PEC board...

D.A.: Alternative drug could aid meth fight

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — Amid news that Tennessee has surpassed Missouri as the U.S.’s top state for methamphetamine production, 8th Judicial...

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Snow Watch: It’s not premature to say winter is on life support

One rule of thumb if you're a weather-watcher in this part of the world: Never get carried away and say winter is over. Not...

Scott comes from behind to defeat Carter, 55-54, in wild finish

KNOXVILLE — The highlight of Scott High’s 55-54, non-district win over Knox Carter here Tuesday, Jan. 19, was a Trey Morrow buzzer-beater that allowed...

Lady Highlanders get back into win column with 56-46 victory at Carter

KNOXVILLE — “We’re not going to give it back.” That’s how Scott High coach Jake Wright summed up his team’s 56-46 win at Knox Carter...

Oneida puts away determined Coalfield to remain perfect in district play

COALFIELD — Oneida was able to avoid being swarmed Tuesday night in the Jackets nest but it wasn’t without a fight, as Coalfield fought...
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