The Appalachia Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Oneida have furniture, appliances, clothing, household items along with other miscellaneous items for sale. The ReStore is always in need of donations for the store. All profits are used to further the building ministry of Appalachia Habitat for Humanity. For more information, call (423) 569-3229 (Oneida) or (423) 627-2507 (Office).
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 ]
TENNderCare is Tennessee’s commitment to see that children and teens have the best start to a healthy life. TENNderCare is a free program of check-ups and health care services for children from birth to age 21 who are TennCare eligible. [ Read More ]
Paulette Sexton Chitwood, age 66, of Straight Fork, TN, departed this life peacefully surrounded by her family, at Oak Ridge Methodist Medical Center on Sunday, September 8, 2019. Born October 5, 1952 in Indianapolis, IN. She was the daughter of the late Bennie Sexton and Nadine Jeffers Sexton. She was a long time member of Jakes Branch United Baptist Church. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse. [ Read More ]
If you are a victim of domestic violence, please call (423) 569-3333. If you would like information about domestic violence or are interested in attending a support group, please call (423) 569-3355. Support groups meet on Tuesdays at 5:00 p.m.
Brenda Carol Stephens Smith, age 69, departed this life on Saturday, September 7, 2019, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. She was born December 19, 1949 to the late John Ralph and Leona Strunk Stephens. [ Read More ]
Gaither D. Goodman, age 64 of the Smoky Junction community passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Scott County, TN on May 21, 1955, he was the son of the late Claude and Audrey Goodman. He was a member of the Riverview Missionary Baptist Church. [ Read More ]
Jack K. Bishop age 83, of Oneida, Tennessee, departed this life on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at the Big South Fork Medical Center in Oneida, Tennessee. He was born June 16, 1936 in Barrier, Kentucky to the late James Homer and Hattie Kidd Bishop. [ Read More ]
George Clifford Reel, 95 was born in Hamilton County, Tennessee to Minnie Leola Dagnan and George Washington Reel on September 24, 1923 and died September 5, 2019 in McMinnville, Tennessee. [ Read More ]
MEDIC Regional Blood Center, which serves 28 hospitals in a 21-county region, is urging people with O-positive, O-negative and A-negative blood to contact the blood center in Knoxville at (865) 524-3074, or visit MEDIC’s website at www.medicblood.com, to find out where they can donate blood. [ Read More ]