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Scott County’s tax burden is among lowest in Tennessee

The following is reprinted from the Independent Herald. Scott County has one of the lowest tax burdens in Tennessee — and in the nation...

March 28, 2024

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Boys & Girls Club opens new STEM center

ONEIDA  |  Youth and teens at the Boys & Girls Club of the Cumberland Plateau in Scott County will now have access to modern,...

March 26, 2024

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Three Scott County businesses recognized for 100+ years

The Tennessee Department of Economic & Community Development on Wednesday, Jan. 24, recognized three businesses in Scott County as...

January 27, 2024

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Chamber of Commerce names new president

The 2024 annual meeting of the Scott County Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Hal Leftwich, CEO of Big South Fork Medical Center, will serve as the...

January 27, 2024

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McDowell named Office on Aging director

HUNTSVILLE — Jatolia Keeton McDowell has been named the director of the Scott County Office on Aging, County Mayor Jerried Jeffers...

July 19, 2023

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Historic designation sought for O&W Bridge

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County is seeking to have the historic Oneida & Western Railroad Bridge over the Big South Fork River placed on...

July 19, 2023

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97th annual Scott County Fair: August 5-12

ONEIDA  |  The 97th annual Scott County Fair is just around the corner, scheduled to begin Saturday, August 5 and...

July 13, 2023

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Mayor Jeffers, county officials attend D.A.G.’s victims’ walk

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County Mayor Jerried Jeffers and a large number of Scott County officials were among the attendees of 8th Judicial...

April 28, 2023

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Scott County receives grant to extend water service

HUNTSVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation announced Wednesday that Scott County is among 102 communities...

April 28, 2023

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Mayor Jeffers proclaims April ‘Child Abuse Prevention Month’

HUNTSVILLE — Scott County Mayor Jerried Jeffers on Tuesday signed a proclamation declaring the month of April 2023 as Child Abuse...

April 4, 2023

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