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Scott County has a new case of coronavirus; state sets new single-day record

Scott County Mayor Jeff Tibbals is calling on Scott Countians to do their part to combat the spread of coronavirus

Dr. Coffey announces intent to close, as feds continue to pursue criminal investigation

Doctors Coffey Internal Medicine & Family Care, the medical practice of Oneida physician Dr. Bruce Coffey, announced Wednesday morning that it will close at...

Coronavirus cases begin to rise in Campbell County

There are only two parts of the state still relatively unscathed by the spread of coronavirus — the northern Cumberland Plateau region and a...

Oneida man allegedly threatens to kill to go to jail

An Edgewood Estates man allegedly told a police officer last week that he is going to have to murder someone in order to go...

Five statistics that paint the picture of the coronavirus pandemic in Tennessee

The coronavirus outbreak in Tennessee just continues to grow. Over the past 96 hours, there have been 4,263 new cases of infection across the...

Tennessee reports fourth straight day of heightened coronavirus hospitalizations

The TN Dept. of Health on Saturday reported 66 new coronavirus hospitalizations — the second day in a row that more than 60 hospitalizations...

D.A.’s Clays for Children will be held

Clays for Children is the latest event to announce plans to proceed this late summer and fall despite the coronavirus upheaval. The 5th annual sporting...

Sheriff’s Department announces arrests in separate theft cases

HUNTSVILLE — The Scott County Sheriff's Office announced Thursday several arrests connected with separate theft cases in recent weeks. Together, the thefts amounted to more than...

Scott County’s unemployment rate drops sharply to 11.2%

As expected, Scott County's jobless rate fell sharply in May, down more than six percentage points to 11.2%. The local unemployment rate spiked to greater...

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Unemployment claims increase slightly in Scott County

The residual impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the economy may be beginning to rear its ugly head. After unemployment skyrocketed in March and...

Green to yellow: East Tennessee hospital capacity reaches ‘cautionary’ level for first time due to Covid-19

For the first time since the coronavirus pandemic reached East Tennessee, the region's health care capacity is reaching a point where it might soon...

Scott County has three cases of coronavirus added; statewide cases surge

The TN Dept. of Health is also reporting increased deaths and hospitalizations over the past 24 hours

TSSAA delays vote on contingency plan for fall sports; urges mask-wearing to help make sure games happen

The TSSAA Board of Control held a special called meeting on to discuss plans for the upcoming football and girls’ soccer seasons due to...
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