Gov. Ivey visits Appalachian

Monday morning, Appalachian rolled out the red carpet for a...

Council looks to draw new businesses

On Tuesday, May 10, the Oneonta City Council convened to...

Two resolutions presented

At the Monday evening Oneonta City Board of Education meeting,...

STAR ID federal deadline fast approaching

If you have not obtained your STAR ID yet, you...

Kids Day on the River

The Friends of the Locust Fork River are holding the...


People of Blount County – Debbie L. Graves

Sometimes life has a way of putting you in the right place at the right time – and when you least expect it. Today’s People...

More than a basketball coach

It was 1966 when Oneonta High School hired a young...

Summer camp sign up underway

Blount County Education Foundation is once again offering a variety...

Commission split; votes to proceed

The Blount County Commission met yesterday for its monthly business...

Six teams advance to regionals

While Hayden wrapped up their area tournament with another championship...

Got pictures? Feeling artsy?

Got that perfect – or maybe-not-so perfect – picture of...

Marjorie ‘Margie’ Glover

MARJORIE ‘MARGIE’ GLOVER passed away May 5, 2022. She was preceded in death by her mother Willie P. Jones, father...

June Violet Legieber Gosnell

JUNE VIOLET LEGIEBER GOSNELL, 93, Oneonta, passed away May 12, 2022. She was preceded in death by her husband Jack...

Lois Tesseneer Lassiter

LOIS TESSENEER LASSITER, 89, Locust Fork, died May 6, 2022, She was born Feb. 4, 1933, in Mooresboro, N.C. Surviving...

Paula Darlene Peek Love

PAULA DARLENE PEEK LOVE, 50, Locust Fork, died May 11, 2022. She was a wonderful mother and wife who was...

Emma Annette Wilcox Tate

EMMA ANNETTE WILCOX TATE, 81, Oneonta, passed away May 11, 2022. She is preceded in death by her husband Billy...

Linda Sue Chambers Tawbush

LINDA SUE CHAMBERS TAWBUSH, 67, Geraldine, died May 8, 2022. Graveside service was held May 15, at 3 p.m., at...

Fred Lesley Terry

FRED LESLEY TERRY, 88, Blountsville, died May 7, 2022, at Diversicare of Oneonta. Born Oct. 8, 1933, he worked in...