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Former Scott County deputy pleads guilty to assault, charge diverted
SCOTT COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) - Former Scott County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Rachel Thomas pleaded guilty Thursday to an assault charge she picked up in July of last year. Scott County Sheriff Brian Keeton told WVLT News she is no longer with the department. According to the Oneida Police Department,...
Highschool Basketball | 26 February Oneida Girls Game Notice
The Oneida Girls Basketball team will have a Non-conference game with Alcoa(Alcoa, TN) on 26 February, 2024, None. As of now, Indians has won 4 games and lost 6 games, and the winning rate is 0.4.
Morgan County Commission passes resolution urging the completion of widening Hwy 62
The Morgan County Commission in their meeting last week approved a resolution unanimously to ask state representatives and TDOT to put the widening of Highway 62 from Pettit Lane to Oliver Springs back on there to do list. The highway was listed in 2017 as one of the Prime areas for improvement but since then no progress has been made to continue four laning the highway to Oliver Springs. County Executive Brian Langley stated in the meeting that the widening of Highway 62 was not in the 10-year plan of TDOT when it was released late last year. They are now urging lawmakers to put pressure on TDOT to put the highway back on the priority list for improvements. The roadway between Pettit Lane and Oliver Springs has seen its share of fatalities some eight in the last several years.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.79 and $2.89 in Jamestown as of 2024-02-25. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.262, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Scott County, TN High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 23
If your plans today include tracking the local high school basketball games in Scott County, Tennessee, then there are some important details for you to know. Find out how to watch or stream today's high-school action in the piece below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network!...
Lady Rebels Suffer Early Playoff Exit
South Greene was given an early exit from the Region 1-2A tournament as the Oneida Lady Indians used a full court press style of defense to win 48-42, Friday night in South Greene. “I felt like our team just didn’t show up tonight,” South Greene coach Stephen Gregg said. “I’m just disappointed for this team because they’ve grown a lot and come together. You just can’t have a bad night at this point your season. There was a lot of stuff we just didn't do.” ...
Rural telehealth investments coming to East Tennessee
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - If you live in a rural community, you might have to drive far to find the closest doctor or hospital. Access to healthcare could soon become a little bit easier in some East Tennessee counties. This week, the Biden administration announced it’s investing over $770 million...
Car Wash Fire
A fire Monday at a closed car wash in Oak Ridge is believed to have been. intentionally set and a juvenile has reportedly been charged with arson. The. city’s police and fire departments were called to the structure fire at 80. Jefferson Ave. Firefighters extinguished the fire. But according...
Local Traffic Alert: Upcoming Construction and Lane Closures in East Tennessee, Feb 22-28, 2024
The East Tennessee weekly construction report for February 22-28, 2024, is now available. It outlines construction activities in Campbell, Carter, Claiborne, Cocke, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Jefferson, and Knox counties. Motorists should anticipate temporary lane closures, workers on site, and potential traffic delays.
Who are the members of the enrollment committee recommending a new Oak Ridge school?
Who are the members of the enrollment committee that have been studying Oak Ridge Schools' increasing student population and future needs?. Bruce Borchers, Oak Ridge Schools (ORS) superintendent. Bruce Lay, executive director of school leadership, ORS. Kelly Williams, executive director of teaching and learning, ORS. Allen Thacker, director of maintenance...
Two East TN fires kickstart the spring season
Crews responded to a fire in LaFollette and Wears Valley Road on Wednesday. So far, the Wears Valley Road fire has been 100% contained.
Campbell County fire burned an estimated 60 acres, no damage reported
Crews are work to contain a forest fire that broke out in LaFollette on Wednesday afternoon.
Former East TN corrections officer charged with illegally photographing female inmates
A former Fentress County corrections officer is facing a charges of official misconduct and unlawful photography, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Wednesday.
Anderson County's African American cemeteries
The once-neglected Black Family Cemetery has been open to the public since 2021.
Sacred Ground: Campground Cemetery
On a narrow ridge above the main road through the Coal Hill community in southern Scott County is the Campground Cemetery. This old, no-longer-active cemetery is a throwback to the early days of the Campground community — to a time when this now-remote area was part of the breadbasket of civilization on the south end of Scott County.
Harriman veteran’s life of service from the Navy to the pulpit
A retired Navy veteran served his country for 20 years and now he's been serving his community for more than 20 years.
Through the years: Scot County’s superintendents of school
A total of 33 different people have served as Scott County School Superintendent through the years. For a while they were appointed by the Scott County Quarterly Court, which was a forerunner of the Scott County Commission. For a while they were elected. Today they are once again appointed by the County Commission, though they’re no longer known as school superintendents but as directors of school.
Local Legacy: The Impact of WWII on Black Workers in Our Community
The Wage and Hour Division aims to protect workers from violations of basic workplace rights, including minimum wage, overtime, and job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act. This commitment is influenced by the efforts of leaders who improved working conditions for Black workers, especially during World War II. One example is the Double V Campaign, which led to better working conditions for Black workers at the Department of Defense.
Experience Authentic Mexican Cuisine at these 4 Oak Ridge Hotspots
In this article, we're exploring four noteworthy Mexican restaurants in Oak Ridge. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Another referee controversy factors into another district tourney loss for SHS
HUNTSVILLE | After Friday's semifinal loss to Anderson County, Scott High coach Rusty Yaden was succinct in sharing his thoughts about officiating, which saw a late-game call factor large into the game's outcome. After Monday's consolation game loss to Union County, Yaden's response was much simpler: “I don't know.”