Legislation advances to aid ambulance services

March 23, 2017

Nashville, TN (2017-03-23) Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) advanced legislation in the State Senate on Wednesday to aid local ambulance services in Tennessee by implementing a quarterly coverage assessment, similar to the assessment that has prevented catastrophic cuts in hospitals in Tennessee. [ Read More ]

Commission Affirms Commitment to OHV Registration Fee

March 21, 2017

Huntsville, TN (2017-03-20) The Scott County Commission has gone on record in support of a pending bill in the Tennessee General Assembly that would allow the county to tack-on an additional fee to off-highway-vehicle (OHV) registrations.  If passed, the new fee would generate an estimated $40,000 in revenue. [ Read More ]

Convicted Murderer Hubert Glenn Sexton Seeking New Trial

March 20, 2017

Huntsville, TN (2017-03-20) A Scott County Criminal Court Judge has taken under advisement a petition from convicted killer Hubert Glenn Sexton for a new trial in his double murder case.  Sexton, who represented himself in the latest hearing, says ineffective legal counsel, a tainted jury, and other factors resulted in his convictions in connection with the May 2000 deaths of a Huntsville couple. [ Read More ]

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