Schools’ decision to remain open is based on state’s advice

Both the Scott County School System and the Oneida Special School District will remain in session next week, even as a growing number of...

Local physicians receive the ability to test for coronavirus; Scott County steps up preparations

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County's physicians will have the ability to test patients for coronavirus beginning today, according to Scott County Mayor Jeff Tibbals. A limited...

Schools preparing for possibility of weeks-long shutdown due to coronavirus

As America's coronavirus outbreak worsens, schools in both Scott County and Oneida are preparing for the possibility that they might be forced to close for up to several weeks.

Severe storms possible on Thursday, weather service says

Severe thunderstorms are possible across much of Tennessee, including the Cumberland Plateau, on Thursday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. In a Hazardous Weather...

Coronavirus in Tennessee

COVID-19, the disease caused by novel coronavirus, has reached Tennessee. This is a running story about the impact the disease is having in the...

Perpetrators sought after second bomb threat in five days at Scott High School

HUNTSVILLE — For the second time in less than a week, Scott High teachers and students had their day disrupted by a bomb threat...

Oneida businessman George Roark dies at 96

As a decorated sailor during World War II, George Roark didn’t intend to come back to Oneida after the war ended. But he did, and...

Flood potential diminishes for northern Cumberland Plateau

Less than 48 hours ago, it appeared that the northern Cumberland Plateau region was being set up for relatively significant flood potential, with as...

Flooding could occur in Scott County next week

Another round of potentially heavy rain in what has been a very wet 2020 calendar year to date is setting up for the upcoming...

Light snow possible Friday morning

Both the Oneida Special School District and the Scott County School System have delayed the start of Friday classes by two hours, in anticipation...

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