Huntsville, TN (2018-05-21) A resolution to remove Dr. Trent W. Cross from the position of County Medical Examiner failed to garner the support of a majority of the Scott County Board of County Commissioners Monday night, leading to his immediate reinstatement to the position. [ Read More ]
Oneida, TN (2018-05-21) Over the last month, the Oneida Police Department has been conducting alcohol compliance checks with area businesses. Authorities say that most businesses were in compliance with only one failing. [ Read More ]
Persons diagnosed with cancer often have to travel out-of-town for treatments. Sometimes, they don’t have the financial means or ability to drive to these appointments. Scott County provides transportation to these residents at no cost; however, the program currently needs your help. [ Read More ]
The UT-TSU Extension Scott County office will be holding a pesticide training course for those interested in gaining their Private Applicator Certification on Thursday, June 7th from 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. A certification card will be issued by the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, which is required to purchase restricted-use pesticides in the state of Tennessee. If you have any questions or would like to register, please call the Agricultural Agent, Seth Whitehouse, at (423) 663-4777.
Huntsville, TN (2018-05-18) One of the most memorable experiences for a child is attending a fun summer camp. 4-H Camp is a place where kids make memories that last a lifetime. Free from social expectations pressuring them at school, camp encourages kids to relax and make friends easily. [ Read More ]
Nashville, TN (2018-05-18) Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips have announced that Tennessee’s statewide unemployment rate for April was 3.4 percent, the third consecutive month the rate has held steady. The seasonally adjusted rate represents 0.6 of a percentage point decrease in unemployment compared to the same time period in 2017. [ Read More ]
The Scott County Christian Care Center is a free medical clinic for anyone who has no insurance and is not entitled to disability benefits. For more information and guidelines of care, call (423) 569-2450.
Mr. David Roger Clowers, age 75, of Oneida, Tennessee, departed this life on Friday, May 18, 2018, at his home. Born March 21, 1943 in Norma, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Albert Clowers and Mabel Hughett Clowers. He was a member of Pentecost Baptist Church. [ Read More ]