Local News

Trick-or-treat activities will be on Saturday in Scott County

Due to October 31 falling on a Sunday this year, Scott County will observe Halloween activities on Saturday, Oct. 30. Scott County Mayor Jeff Tibbals...

The light at the end of the covid tunnel grows brighter

What began as a glimmer in late August, shortly before Labor Day, has grown steadily brighter over the past month. Scott County’s number of active...

Services to be held Tuesday for U.S.S. Tennessee museum founder

The man responsible for one of the most innovative museums in America has died. Paul E. Dawson, the founder and curator of the U.S.S. Tennessee...

Matthews is homecoming queen at Oneida

Oneida High School senior Sophia Matthews was crowned the school's football queen during a ceremony at halftime of Friday's game against Rockwood at Jim...

Butts crowned homecoming queen at Scott High

Scott High junior Kaitlyn Butts was named football homecoming queen after a vote of the school's student body Friday morning. Butts was crowned during...

Clowers presented LEO certification by her father, former sheriff

Friday was a special day for Oneida Police Department’s newest certified law enforcement officer, Robyn Clowers. Upon graduating from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training...

Elgin man charged with theft of vehicle in Oneida

A 39-year-old Elgin man was arrested in Kentucky last week, following the alleged theft of a vehicle in Oneida and a pursuit across the...

Scott County’s covid cases are in decline

The number of active coronavirus cases in Scott County dropped by one-third from Sept. 20 to Sept. 27, according to data from the TN...

Faces of Hope: But God Ministries celebrates recovery

There was testimony. There were tears. There were plenty of amens, applause and hugs. That was the scene at Scott County’s first-ever Recovery Fest at...

Latest articles

One dead, one injured in Ditney Trail shooting

HUNTSVILLE — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Scott County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a Monday morning shooting that has left one person dead...

Arrest made following Walmart shoplifting incident

A Robbins man attempted to use a receipt from an auto parts store to prove to Walmart employees that the merchandise he was attempting...

Obituary: Barbara Stephens, 60

Barbara Ann Stephens, of Whitley City, Ky. and wife of Mike Stephens, died Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2021 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center...

Obituary: Randall Garrett, 69

Randall Lynn Garrett departed this life on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021 at his home in Rocky Top, Tenn. He was 69. Life: Born Feb. 22,...
45.0k Followers
Follow