Cougars face Powell on Tue. Lady Cougars take on Halls on Wed.

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - The regular basketball season for Campbell High is over. However, the District 3-AAA Basketball Tournament starts Monday at Oak Ridge with games being played on Prudden Court.  For the Cougars and Lady Cougars, it's sudden death; a loss ends their seasons while a win keeps the seasons alive.  Campbell's post season games are radio only coverage over AM 1450 and FM 100.9.  Starting at 7:20 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday, you can also listen HERE.


UPDATE: Arrest made in LPD's narcotics search warrant execution

Andre Houston (left in black hoodie) was arrested Friday morning at Nevada Heights.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - La Follette Police executed a narcotics search warrant at 121 Nevada Ave. not long after daybreak and ended up making an arrest.


'She was truly born to teach' - Donnie Poston on Ruby Childress

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Her career spanned generations.  She touched countless lives.  And along the way, unintentionally, Ruby Childress became a legend.


Craw in legal limbo as murder trial remains on calendar

JACKSBORO, TN- (WLAF)- Lindsay Craw’s (above) first degree murder trial is slated to begin next month. However, she is lacking a lawyer to represent her.


Early voting and petition pick ups continue this week

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Early Voting numbers total 219, which includes mail-ins and nursing home voters, after the first four days of early voting in Tennessee's Presidential Primary which continues through Tue., Feb. 25. Also continuing is the open window for potential candidates to obtain a petition to run for office in the August 2020 General Election.  That deadline to turn in petitions is noon on Thu., April 2.


TCAT Signing Day scheduled for Thursday

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - On Thurs., the Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Jacksboro will host National Technical Letter of Intent Signing Day from 11 am until 1 pm. This is the fourth annual initiative celebrating the value of a technical education.


Vote now in the WLAF - Gray Insurance CCHS "Player of the Week" survey

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Come along and vote in this week's WLAF - Gray Insurance CCHS "Player of the Week" survey.  With the regular season just concluding, we thought it might be fun for you to select from the CCHS seniors in this week's survey.


'He did so much more for me' - Matt Housley on Shayne White

TOP PHOTO:  Shayne White received a standing ovation on Tuesday night.

Cougar Basketball Manager Shayne White listens as CCHS Public Address Announcer Pat Pebley pays homage to White at Tuesday's CCHS - Central games.

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Shayne White on wheels rolling quickly around John R.W. Brown Court.  His big smile.  Those "give-me-five" moments.  It's been a good run for the faithful manager of the Campbell County High School Basketball Team.  But perhaps it's been a better run for all those of us who crossed Shayne's path over these past 10 years.


Sunday afternoon crash takes out mailboxes, signs and a fence

TOP PHOTO:  A car left the four lane and took a bumpy ride before coming to a stop after it leveled a large sign.

Police say the driver of this car walked away after he took an airbag to the face in a wreck that happened around 3 pm on Sunday.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - A car veered off the four lane at the Tri-City Medical Practice on Sunday afternoon taking down mailboxes, a large sign and a fence.


Postmark Jamboree is tonight in Downtown La Follette

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - As WLAF's Elmer Longmire would say at the start of the original Tennessee Jamboree performances in the 1960s, "Folks, we've got a big show lined up for you here tonight."  The same can be said of tonight's modern day Postmark Jamboree which features live, local talent one Saturday night a month.  All the fun takes place at the old La Follette Post Office on North Tennessee Ave. for a big February show.


Wreck cleared at MM 132 southbound on I-75

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) - An accident that occurred just before 1 pm on Saturday afternoon has southbound traffic backed up on I-75 in Campbell County.


Horne is Supervisor of the Year. Sampieri is the Principal of the Year.

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - In a late Friday afternoon release, Campbell County Director of Schools, Jennifer Fields announced Achieving Excellence Through Equity


Cougars to play on Tues.; Lady Cougars will play on Wed.

OAK RIDGE, TN (WLAF) - Opening round games are set for the Campbell County Cougars and Lady Cougars in next week's District 3-AAA Basketball Tournament to be played on Prudden Court.


Rodney Woods joined Hatfield's sports talk show Jan. 31, 2020, on WLAF

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Former Cougar and La Follette native Keith Hatfield (above) hosted his sports-talk show "Holding Court" on WLAF as usual last week.  That's over AM 1450, FM 100.9 and WLAF-TV 12, and you can listen to his interview with former Tennessee Vol great Rodney Woods HERE


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