Knoxville, TN (2017-03-28) A former inmate of the Scott County Jail has filed a $2.5 million lawsuit against Scott County, several corrections officers of the Scott County Sheriff’s Department, and the jail’s third-party medical provider, claiming their negligence led to irreversible brain injury and neurocognitve impairment. [ Read More ]
Nashville, TN (2017-03-28) Proposed legislation that would allow for the operation of all-terrain vehicles on select roads in Campbell County has gained Senate approval. Action on the House version of the bill has been deferred until the next meeting of the House Transportation Committee. [ Read More ]
Nashville, TN (2017-03-27) A proposed bill that would have allowed Scott County to add a permit fee onto certain off-highway-vehicles (OHV) has failed in the Senate Transportation Committee. [ Read More ]
Huntsville, TN (2017-03-27) A Saturday afternoon argument ended in gunfire, as neighbors clashed over a drainage ditch on a county road. One man was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries, after he was struck with a shovel. [ Read More ]
The Boys & Girls Club facility may be rented by individuals, clubs, businesses, etc. Rental charges in general are – gym: $35 per hour; cafeteria, $25 per hour; playgrounds, $20 per hour (includes supervisor). Call (423) 286-9500 for more information.
The regular meeting of the Scott County Commission will be held on Monday, April 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.
Huntsville, TN (2017-03-27) A Ditney Trail woman is facing theft charges, after she and her juvenile son allegedly attempted to take several items from the Oneida Wal-Mart. According to authorities, she refused to accept responsibility for her role in the theft and blame her underage son. She was one of four people arrested last week for allegedly stealing from the discount retailer. [ Read More ]