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.


Yager to hold community town hall at Jacksboro on Thursday

Senator Ken Yager (right), a regular visitor to Campbell County, visits with School Board Member Faye Heatherly (left) in December when Yager hosted the Chamber Coffee.

NASHVILLE, TN (WLAF) – State Senator Ken Yager (R-Kingston) will be holding a community town hall on February 20th at 5:00pm at the Jacksboro Courthouse. 


Horne is supervisor of the year; Sampieri is 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


Leadership Campbell County accepting applications

By Charlotte Underwood

JACKSBORO, TN. (WLAF)- Leadership Campbell County is now accepting applications. Committee members believe its a great way to learn more about the community while also improving leadership skills.


$500 reward offered in stolen ATV case

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - In the wee hours of Saturday morning, members of a Campbell County family safely escaped their burning home with nothing but the pajamas they were wearing.


Don’t play politics with your portfolio

Zach Sheets (above) with Edward Jones can be reached at or 423.566.4010.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - You’re probably aware this is an election year. During the next several months, the candidates will discuss issues that should greatly interest you as a citizen. But as an investor, how concerned should you be with the results of the presidential and congressional elections?


WATCH the Feb. Postmark Jamboree right HERE

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - WATCH HERE for the Feb. Postmark Jamboree. 


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 Friday 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.


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