By Matthew Moore
CAMPBELL COUNTY, TN (WLAF) – There are several events that happen around town each week, and I’m keeping you in the loop about what’s going on in our neck of the woods. Each week, I will share local happenings, and you’ll be up-to-speed.(more…)
JACKSBORO, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – After 15 years away, Special Olympics is coming back to Campbell County. “It’s been far too long that athletes in our community have gone without the opportunity to compete,” said Area Director Brandon Johnson. “We are starting a team now that seeks to change that.” The group is looking for volunteers, and is hosting a meeting for those interested in supporting the program on Tues., Sept. 27 at 6 pm at Manahouse Coffee. Special Olympics Staff from Nashville will be on hand to discuss details on how to restart the program effectively.(more…)
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Yesterday afternoon, the LaFollette City Council met with a workshop agenda full of promotions. The first promotion for next week’s monthly meeting will be in the fire department with Andrew Carroll being promoted to captain at a salary of $38,623.96, next will be the promotion of Jeff Fugate to full- time lieutenant at a salary of $36,606.57, Robert McLeay and Jordan Jones to full- time fire fighter at a salary of $31,077.47 effective Oct. 8, 2022.(more…)
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – The annual benefit golf tournament for the Campbell County Christian Learning Center is tomorrow.(more…)
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – The LaFollette City Council met Monday afternoon prior to the monthly workshop for a round table discussion. The discussion was about various topics and project updates for the city.(more…)
JACKSBORO,TN. – (WLAF)- The following indictments were returned last week by the Campbell County Grand Jury. These individuals will be arraigned Mon., Oct. 3 at 8:30 am.(more…)
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Enchanted Trees is a first-ever Christmas event that will likely be around for years to come, and it’s hosted by the Hammacs, Joyce and Danny, at The Depot Event Center.(more…)
TOP PHOTO: Jacksboro’s Riley Faulkner won first place at the two day Phoenix Bass Fishing League Super Tournament on Cherokee Lake on September 20th.
By Charlotte Underwood
JEFFERSON CITY, TN (WLAF) – Jacksboro’s Riley Faulkner won first place at the two day Phoenix Bass Fishing League Super Tournament on Cherokee Lake on September 20th. The tournament was hosted by the Jefferson County Department of Tourism.(more…)
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Have you signed up for WLAF Express? If you follow WLAF and would like notifications anytime and anywhere WLAF publishes a story, brings you breaking news or posts anything, sign-up now to WLAF Express.(more…)
JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – Big Four Road, where it joins Stinking Creek Road, will be closed beginning this Monday from 8am -3pm until further notice.(more…)
TOP PHOTO: Bobby Buckner, 29, was identified as the individual responsible for starting a fire in November 2020 in Jellico.
JELLICO, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – An investigation by special agent fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Campbell County man for arson and reckless endangerment charges.(more…)
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – It’s that time of autumn where the time between sunrise and sunset comes out exactly to 12 hours on the button.(more…)