The Scott County Sheriff's Department is a full-service law enforcement agency that protects and serves various citizens. It is a part of Scott County in Tennessee, which is governed by a board of commissioners. The county has several churches, libraries, and lodging and dining facilities. It offers financial, veteran and human services. Scott County also has various civic organizations, including Oneida Lions Club, Oneida Kiwanis Club, Scott County Shrine Club and Masonic Lodge. In addition, it organizes social events, such as Heritage Festival, Spring Planting Festival and Haunting in the Hills.