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 ]
Leslie Sexton, age 64, of Oneida, TN., departed this life on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at the Big South Fork Medical Center in Oneida, TN. Born September 13, 1955, he is the son of the late Cornelius Sexton and Vilda “Bill” Slaven Sexton. He was a memeber of Paint Rock Baptist Church. [ Read More ]
Marie Crowley, age 80 of Robbins, TN, passed away on Monday, April 20, 2020 at the ContinueCARE Hospital at Baptist Health Corbin in Corbin, KY. Born in Scott County, TN on November 4, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Hugh L. and Ernie Gibson Smithers. She was of the Baptist faith. [ 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.
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 ]
Nashville, TN (2020-04-16) In observation of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day on April 22, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) is encouraging Tennesseans to engage in independent, family-friendly activities that help protect and restore the state and the planet. [ Read More ]
Nashville, TN (2020-04-16) Despite the current spike in unemployment across Tennessee, March’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remains relatively unchanged, only increasing 0.1 of a percentage point to 3.5%. [ Read More ]