Oneida, TN (2018-12-25) A “knock and talk” by local drug agents led to the arrest of a pair on drug possession charges. Authorities say the couple was found in the bathroom with more than a gram of meth and a host of drug paraphernalia. [ Read More ]
Oneida, TN (2018-12-25) An unruly customer that allegedly attempted to steal money from a Salvation Army drop box at a local fast food restaurant was arrested early Christmas Eve. The same suspect reportedly caused a scene at the local hospital earlier in the night. [ Read More ]
Nashville, TN (2018-12-24) Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips have released unemployment statistics that show the seasonally adjusted statewide jobless rate dropped by 0.1 of a percentage point in November to 3.6 percent. [ Read More ]
Wartburg and Oneida, TN (2018-12-22) With roughly a million yearly visitors, there are numerous business opportunities within the boundaries of Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area and Obed Wild and Scenic River, and the National Park Service must determine what types of commercial activities are necessary and appropriate. That is to say, all commercial activities should provide high quality visitor experiences while protecting important natural, cultural, and scenic resources. [ Read More ]
A.A. meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday and Friday evenings at First United Methodist Church on Main Street in Oneida. Please enter the Church Avenue entrance. Parking available in the lower parking lot and on Church Avenue.
Nashville, TN (2018-12-18) Road construction won’t delay travelers during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. The Tennessee Department of Transportation is once again halting all lane closure activity on interstates and state highways in anticipation of higher traffic volumes across the state. No temporary lane closures will be allowed for construction on Tennessee roadways beginning at 12:00 p.m. Friday, December 21, 2018 until 6:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 2, 2019. [ Read More ]
East Tennessee Enterprise Partnership Intermediary Relending Program, funded by the USDA-Rural Development, offers small loans to eligible small businesses that create or save jobs. For more information, an application, and an appointment, call (423) 286-9090.
Oneida, TN (2018-12-18) For the past nine years, For the Love of Paws, Inc., a local non-profit pet rescue, has been working to find homes for stray and displaced pets and prevent unwanted animals through its low cost spay and neuter program. In 2018, more than 550 animals were “fixed” through the local program. [ Read More ]