County Employees To Keep Unused Vacation Time

August 16, 2010

Huntsville, TN (2010-08-16) The Scott County Commission voted Monday night to allow County employees to carry over their unused vacation time from fiscal year 2009-2010. The Commission will review the County’s policy on unused vacation time in the near future. [ Read More ]

Fair Association To Honor Boyatt

August 16, 2010

Huntsville, TN (2010-08-16) On Monday, Scott County and the Scott County Fair Association will recognize a long-time community volunteer for her service to the fair and the county.  She will be recognized during opening ceremonies at the 84th Annual Scott County Fair in Oneida. [ Read More ]

Tibbals Elected County Mayor; Cross New Sheriff

August 5, 2010

Huntsville, TN (2010-08-05) Oneida Alderman Jeff Tibbals captured nearly 62% of the total vote to win the County Mayor’s race on Thursday, outpolling his nearest opponent nearly four to one.  Oneida Police Chief Mike Cross stave off five other opponents to become the next Sheriff of Scott County.  In all, six new members were seated on the Scott County Commission, along with one new member on both the Scott County and Oneida Special School District Boards of Education in Thursday’s County General and State Primary Election. [ Read More ]

Annual Auction Telethon To Benefit Local Rescue Squad

August 3, 2010

Oneida, TN (2010-08-03) The fifteenth annual Scott County Benefit Auction and Telethon will be held this Friday and Saturday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the studio of WBNT Radio and Oneida Cable and Video Channel 4.  The event, which may be heard and seen live on both radio and television, will benefit the Scott County Rescue Squad. [ Read More ]

Scott County Earns Three-Star Certification

August 2, 2010

Huntsville, TN (2010-08-02) On Friday, July 30, 2010, Karen Brown, State of Tennessee Regional Economic Development Specialist, informed Scott County Mayor Rick Keeton and Stacey Kidd, Interim Executive Director of the Scott County Chamber of Commerce and Executive Secretary of the Scott County Industrial Development Board, that Scott County had achieved certification under the state’s Three-Star Program for Excellence in Economic Development. Scott County will be awarded the final certification at the annual Governor’s Conference on Economic and Community Development in Nashville on September 16, 2010 and September 17, 2010. [ Read More ]

Committee Seeks To Address Unemployment Issues

August 2, 2010

Huntsville, TN (2010-08-02) With Scott County maintaining the dubious distinction of having the highest unemployment rate in the State of Tennessee for the fourth consecutive month, the Community Development Committee recommended two resolutions to the full Commission to attempt to eliminate some barriers to job seekers. [ Read More ]

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