Emergencies can't wait for snow and ice to go away

Members of the La Follette Rescue Squad assisted Campbell County EMS on some emergency runs during the unforgiving weather of the past 24-hours.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - When the going gets tough, the tough get going. Make no mistake, the tough have been going during this third winter storm in less than a week.


Black ice creating hazardous driving conditions

It was a mighty alarming site driving upon this overturned big TDOT truck. The driver escaped injury.

TOP PHOTO: A TDOT salt/plow truck overturned in the 2am hour Monday on West Central Avenue at 13th Street between E.E. Hill & Son Insurance and Martin Wilson Funeral Home. The road has since been reopened.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Black ice and brisk conditions are challenges both in driving and keeping yourself safe and warm on this Monday morning.


LUB power outages down to a handful compared to 7,000+

Here's an LUB truck heading out on Sunday evening to a power outage.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Here as we close in on 4pm, it marks a non-stop 24-hours for crews with the La Follette Utilities Board.


Closings, time changes and such for Tuesday from WLAF

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - The Karns at Campbell basketball games for Tuesday on Brown Court have been postponed. This postponement along with the calling off of school leads the list of inclement weather related changes.


A high above look at the snow

It's a snowy Cove Norris Monday.

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) - Our friend Lance Wilson at Wilson Gas shares some aerial beauty shots from the south end of Campbell County.


LUB and road crews kept busy

TOP PHOTO: Heavy snow falling on Mill Street about 6pm Sunday. 

Gary Smith with the Campbell County Road Department is headed to Long Hollow on Sunday night.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Road crews and LUB crews were all out on Sunday and into Monday clearing roads and restoring power.


Black ice, downed trees, power outages this AM

TOP PHOTO: Charlie Cooper is putting chains on this LUB truck along with Patrick Angle and Richard Goodman. Richard is getting ready to head to the top of Walnut Mountain. There were reports of about 8 inches of snow and a power outage on Walnut Mountain (PHOTO COURTESY OF WLAF'S CHARLIE HUTSON).

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Monday morning snow has covered roads across Campbell County.


Senator Yager shares thoughts on education funding

TOP PHOTO: Tune in Senator Ken Yager's recap of last week's first week of the legislative session right here from WLAF.

NASHVILLE, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) - The 2022 Tennessee Legislative Session began last week with redistricting and education funding topping discussions on Capitol Hill.


La Follette to hold executive session meeting on Wednesday

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - The City of La Follette holds an executive session meeting on Wed., Jan. 19, 2pm.


LaFollette Library is January Business of the Month

TOP PHOTO: County Mayor E.L. Morton, LaFollette Librarian Nancy Green and State Representative Dennis Powers were at Friday's event at the library.

By Charlotte Underwood

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - The LaFollette Library held a luncheon on Friday in honor of being chosen as the Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for January. 


Snow totals from third winter storm of the season

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Light snow accumulation is expected through the day on Monday as a Winter Weather Advisory runs until noon.


Winter Weather Advisory until noon Monday

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Safe travels as you are out driving today. Black ice and dangerously cold winds are making travel treacherous.


Whited is Gray Insurance player of the week

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Karlie Whited led the ballot in the latest WLAF - Gray Insurance player of the week. Whited, a freshman, was the top voter getter for a Campbell Cougar and Lady Cougar.


Connect here to join an Ayers Auction & Real Estate online auction

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - The region's auction leader leads the way again with online auctions. Take a moment this weekend and see what Ayers Auction and Real Estate has on the block and what's going on the block in the near future.


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