Coronavirus pandemic: The worst is yet to come

As the United States continues to hunker down amid the coronavirus outbreak that has sickened nearly 150,000 people thus far, federal officials are warning...

Baton Rouge doctor, an Oneida native, warns that coronavirus can strike any age group

Dr. Dylan West posted a warning to Twitter late Saturday: Coronavirus can strike anyone, regardless of age. This week I have intubated just as many...

Court orders McCreary County woman infected with COVID-19 to stay home

A McCreary County woman who is the county's first person to test positive for the coronavirus has been ordered by a court to quarantine...

Anderson County siblings apprehended after allegedly stealing car with children inside

An Anderson County woman who allegedly stole a vehicle with two young children inside Tuesday evening is said by police to have looked at...

Scott County’s Jordan Hughett receives arts fellowship

South Arts announced this week that Scott County's Jordan Hughett is among nine people from three states to receive In These Mountains: Folk &...

At governor’s urging, schools will remain closed through April 24

For at least another month, students in Scott County will be on an extended break. Acting on a request from Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, both...

Coronavirus and the internet: In spite of its usefulness, misinformation sometimes flourishes

In this new, hopefully short-lived, era of "social distancing," the internet has proven to be an invaluable tool for people around the world. Everyone...

Takahata to scale back production and manpower amid COVID-19 outbreak

HELENWOOD — The economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. has been a much-discussed sidebar to the health threat being posed by...

Tennessee receives disaster loan assistance for small businesses impacted by coronavirus

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Today, Gov. Bill Lee announced that Tennessee has received a declaration for Economic Injury Disaster Loan assistance from the U.S. Small...

Huntsville physicians clinic confirms it was site of positive coronavirus test — but patients...

HUNTSVILLE — Grace Primary Care Clinic was the site of Scott County's first positive coronavirus test earlier this week, Dr. Tim Smith said in...

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