The Town of Jacksboro has two events coming up. The first event is the 8th annual Shop with a Cop Golf Tournament on Fri., Sept. 29. The next event is the town’s Fall Festival on Sat., Oct. 14.

At the La Follette Country Club, the golf tourney’s Flight #1 will begin at 8 am, and Flight #2 will begin at 2 pm. Lunch will be served between flights. The cost to participate in the event is $375 per team, hole sponsorship is $50. For more information about the event contact Emily Hicks at (865)315-0853 or

The town’s Fall Festival on Oct. 14. The event will start at noon and continue until 8 p.m. The festival will have live music, food, drinks, and games. The festival will be held on Main Street. Vendor set up will be from 8 am to 11 am.  For more information about the festival, call (423) 562-9312. The town will be selling t-shirts at the Fall Festival to benefit Shop with a Cop. The T-shirts will sell for $16 each or 2/$30, shirts will be available in black, orange and Jacksboro Middle School blue. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 09/11/2023-6AM)