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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...

Progress continues towards reopening hospital

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — After months of struggling with on-again, off-again plans to reopen the Scott County Hospital, County Commission and...

Snow forces school closings

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — A light, late-season snowfall forced the Scott County School System to cancel classes Thursday. The Oneida Special...

Promen's fate could be known today

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — Whether S.M. Promen of Tennessee will ultimately be handed the keys to Scott County Hospital could be...

An extraordinary act of human kindness

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } It has been written that the game of football creates binding ties that transcend social circles and last years...

Kentucky trio arrested on meth-related charges

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } A trio of suspects from Somerset, Ky., were arrested Thursday on methamphetamine-related charges following a traffic stop in Oneida. Rebecca...

No action taken on water board

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } Johnny Acres, long time superintendent of the Town of Oneida’s Water and Wastewater Department, has retired and, for the...

Trio arrested in shoplifting incident

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } A trio of suspected shoplifters were arrested Friday afternoon in Oneida. Kathy L. Muse, 40, of Jellico, Sheila R. Botts,...

Promen won't get another extension on hospital

if( function_exists('ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT') ) { ADDTOANY_SHARE_SAVE_KIT(); } HUNTSVILLE — While Scott County officials have received assurances from S.M. Promen of Tennessee that the $600,000 expected to...

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