TOP PHOTO: Volunteers picked up 10 tons of trash off Norris Lake on Saturday, September 17, in the Sugar Hollow Marina area.
By Charlotte Underwood
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – The Sugar Hollow area of Norris Lake had ten tons of trash removed during its latest lake cleanup.
Campbell County Litter Control Officer Glennis Monday, along with a group of 25 volunteers, spent the day (Sat., Sep. 17) picking up everything from car tires to tons of Styrofoam during the Norris Lake Cleanup event that covered more than two miles of shoreline. According to Monday the weather was perfect and the cleanup was a huge success thanks to the community effort of volunteers.
“Our 25 volunteers cleaned up 10 tons of trash,17 tires, Styrofoam, and other litter material on 2.5 miles of shoreline,” Monday said.
He also wanted to say a “huge thank you to WLAF Radio, Billy Ball with LaFollette Mine Supply, Little Caesars Pizza (Lori, Rob, Katie), Walt Buttrill and Dave Hoover, along with Tony and his staff at Sugar Hollow Marina and all the wonderful volunteers.” (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 09/28/2022-6AM)