2013 Elk Hunt Application Dates Scheduled for June 12 – July 24

March 29, 2013

Nashville, TN (2013-03-29) The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has announced the application period for Tennessee’s 2013 elk hunt will be June 12 through July 24. This year’s application period, which also includes the youth hunt application period, will be held concurrently with the Wildlife Management Area (WMA) and WMA Youth quota period. [ Read More ]

Local Unemployment Rate Down In February

March 28, 2013

Nashville, TN (2013-03-28) The unemployment rate in Scott County dipped nearly a full percentage point in February; however, despite the improvement, the county remained at the top of state standings in joblessness. [ Read More ]

Groundbreaking Held For Newest Habitat Family

March 27, 2013

Oneida, TN (2013-03-27) Appalachia Habitat for Humanity, along with partner family, Michael and Savannah Smith, broke ground on their new home last week.  The home is being funded by Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati, Citizens First Bank of Wartburg and Oneida, Habitat for Humanity of Tennessee, Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA), and Appalachia Habitat for Humanity. [ Read More ]

Tennesseans To Benefit From Narcotic Drug Reporting Starting April 1

March 25, 2013

Nashville, TN (2013-03-25) Effective April 1, 2013, prescribers will be required to look up their patients in the state’s Controlled Substance Monitoring Database before beginning a new treatment with an opioid or benzodiazepine and at least yearly thereafter if treatment continues. The reporting will ultimately benefit all Tennesseans in helping to decrease the complex collection of problems associated with improper use of prescribed drugs. [ Read More ]

County Signs APA With Pioneer Health Services

March 25, 2013

Huntsville, TN (2013-03-25) Three weeks after reaffirming its interest in assuming the operations and ownership of the Scott County Hospital, Pioneer Health Services has signed an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire the 58-year old facility. [ Read More ]

Nationwide Recognizes Local Agent For Community Service

March 21, 2013

LaFollette, TN (2013-03-21) Helping community members protect their future is more than just a job for Gary Gray, it’s a way of life. A Nationwide employee and agent for 33 years, Gray has dedicated his career to counseling customers on their insurance and financial services needs, providing them with security for the people and things they value most – their loved ones, their homes and their businesses.  His love of his community has resulted in a monetary donation to a Campbell County organization. [ Read More ]

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