CASA of the Tennessee Heartland’s Scott County program office is seeking volunteers to advocate on behalf of abused and neglected children. CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) are appointed by a juvenile judge and are trained to research a child’s life in order to make recommendations to the court relating to securing a permanent, safe home for the child. [ Read More ]
The regular meeting of the Scott County Commission will be held on Monday, July 17, 2017. The meeting, which will convene at 6:00 p.m., will be held in the Conference Room of the Scott County Office Building in Huntsville. This meeting is open to the public and can be seen live on Oneida Cable and Video Channel 4 on ComCast Cable and Channel 119 on Highland Media.
Oneida, TN (2017-06-28): Earn points towards your 2017 GO Big patch by joining a park ranger Wednesday, July 5, at 2:30 p.m. (ET) on a moderate 3.2 round-trip hike up to Dick Gap overlook where we’ll soak up the stunning view of the Blue Heron outdoor museum along the Big South Fork River. [ Read More ]
Due to contract delays and the upcoming July 4th holiday, Driver’s License services at the Scott County Clerk’s Office may be unavailable the week of July 3, 2017. Persons needing to renew licenses should contact the Clerk’s Office prior to going to the office to inquire about availability. You may contact the office at (423) 663-2588. They apologize for any inconvenience the delay may cause.
Mayor Virgil D. Cecil and the Winfield City Council will meet in regular session on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. The meeting will convene at 4:30 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
Oneida, TN (2017-06-26) A sign honoring the memory of Shadow “Shada” Brooke Lowe, the 18-year-old Roane State Community College student killed in a head-on collision by an impaired driver, has been erected near the scene of the tragic accident that claimed her life. The sign was the culmination of countless hours of lobbying by the teenager’s family to change state law to allow for the permanent placement of memorials for those killed by impaired drivers, who likewise died in the crash. [ Read More ]