Jellico plays for district title tonight on "The Hill"

TOP PHOTO:  Jellico visits Cosby Tuesday night to determine the District 2-A District Tournament Champion.

COSBY, TN (WLAF) - The gym will be standing room only.  Popcorn's enticing aroma will fill the air.  And there'll be a basketball game that will linger in memories for years.  Tonight at the gym the folks in Cosby call "The Hill," Jellico will battle the Eagles for the District 2-A District Tournament Championship.  Listen HERE for Tuesday's JHS game starting at 7:30 pm. 

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Tennessee Supreme Court declines to hear big pharma appeal on I-75 corridor opioid suit

KNOXVILLE, TN (WLAF) — On Monday, Feb. 24, it was announced that the Tennessee Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal from multiple opioid producer defendants that would have provided another opportunity for those companies to argue that they should be dismissed from the I-75 Corridor opioid lawsuit.
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Meadors wins Lions Club Peace Poster Contest

Club President Lion Brandon Johnson (back right) and Contest Chairman Lion Larry Elam (back left) pose with the award winners.
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – A LaFollette Middle School Student is this year’s annual Campbell County Lions Club Peace Poster Winner.  Hannah Meadors impressed the local Lions Club with her peace poster’s originality and artistic creativity.
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It's free lunch Tuesday

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - The La Follette Seventh-day Adventist Church welcomes you to a free lunch on the last Tuesday of every month (Feb 25th) from 11:00 am -1:00pm at its worship center in Woodson's Mall.

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Signed petition opposing a homeless shelter presented at workshop

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Monday evening, the City of LaFollette at its monthly workshop, received the 2019-year end audit results.  A representative from Pugh and Company summed the audit by saying “the city is in a steady, healthy financial position”.

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Muncy notes this is Severe Weather Awareness Week

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Campbell County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) Director Jay Muncy reminds us that this is Tennessee’s Severe Weather Awareness Week (Feb. 23 to Feb. 29, 2020).  The week is to promote preparedness to Campbell Countians and Tennesseeans.

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Lamarr arrested on multiple drug charges

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Justin Steven Lamarr, 33, LaFollette,  was arrested on multiple drug charges on Sunday.

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Today is the last day to vote early ahead of Super Tuesday

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Early voting numbers total only 698, which includes mail-ins and nursing home voters, after 11 days of the first 12 Early Voting days in Tennessee's Presidential Primary.  Today is the final day of early voting.  On Monday, 135 early votes were cast.

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Lindsay’s Carpet and Paint Center holding gigantic paint sale

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Lindsay’s Carpet and Paint Center  is hosting a  gigantic paint sale.

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Six indictments returned by the Grand Jury

JACKSBORO, TN. (WLAF)- The following indictments were returned by the Campbell County Grand Jury last week:

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Comer's Walters State Lady Senators claim TCCAA title

Former Lady Cougar Haley Comer (left) is part of a run out as Blayre Shultz lays in a bucket.

JACKSON, TN (WLAF)  — Walters State clinched its 11th straight regular season conference title on Saturday, taking down Jackson State 58-56 to finish off the regular season.

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Workshop day for La Follette

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Today is a workshop day for the City of La Follette.  The workshop is at 5:30 pm at city hall.

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Elk Valley Elementary STEM School Awarded TVA STEM Education Grant

Left to right)  EVES Principal Nancy Lay and Senator Ken Yager listen to EVES Teacher Steve Greek visit during a ceremony last summer at the award winning school.

ELK VALLEY, TN (WLAF) - Elk Valley STEM School is excited to announce a recently awarded grant of $5000 by the Tennessee Valley Authority, in partnership with Bicentennial Volunteers Incorporated for a STEM (science, technology, education and math) education project.

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