September 17, 2019


  • 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. [...]
  • 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 [...]
  • 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 [...]


  • TENNderCare

    September 11, 2019
    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 [...]
  • The Tennessee Drivers’ License Service Center in Huntsville is located in the Scott County Court Clerk’s office inside the Scott County Courthouse.  The center is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  For [...]
  • Do you have veterans’ questions? Ron Keeton, Scott County Veterans Service Officer, is available to help veterans or their dependents with a variety of veterans’ issues such as, VA benefits they may qualify for, replacing [...]


  • Helenwood Baptist Church invites kids ages 2 to 18 to participate in Awana Clubs each Wednesday night 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. for Bible based teaching by grade level along with crafts, games, group singing [...]