Audio from county infrastructure committee meeting now available

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - County commissioners held their first infrastructure committee meeting on Thursday evening via Zoom. Due to hacking issues, the meeting was quickly closed to the public.  Audio and/or video of the meeting will be published on WLAF as soon as it is received from the county  LISTEN HERE.
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29 active COVID-19 cases in Campbell County

NASHVILLE, TN (WLAF) - As of Monday afternoon, the number of PCR positive tests for COVID-19 during the pandemic according to the Tennessee Department of Health is 81, and that includes 72 cases confirmed and probable (two more than on Sunday).  Of the cases, 42 of those patients have recovered while 29 patients  are recovering and one patient has died.  Results through Monday from 3,512 COVID-19 tests in Campbell County have come back negative.

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CCHS Boys Basketball tryouts set for next week

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Cougar Coach Ernie Mac Clawson is holding boys basketball tryouts starting next week.

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COVID-19 spike prompts La Follette to close its lobby and library

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Out of an abundance of caution to keep its staff and patrons safe, the City of La Follette has temporarily closed its lobby due to the recent local spike in active COVID-19 cases.

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Haynes was a well loved corrections deputy

LOUDON, TN (WLAF) - Campbell County native Victor Haynes passed away suddenly last week at his Knoxville home.
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FOUND! SAFE! Have you seen Isabel? Reward offered for her return.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Isabel, the dog (above), is missing from near the La Follette Middle School area.  She's been missing since Thursday and has been spotted on Pleasant Ridge, Long Hollow and Race Track Hollow.

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Monday opens with a bear sighting

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - A faithful WLAF listener phoned in a bear sighting first thing on this Monday morning.

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Caryville meets tonight

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) - The Town of Caryville meets tonight with a light agenda.

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Mowing crews are out today on the four lane

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Crews from the City of La Follette Public Works Department are out in full force today mowing on the four-lane.

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Dangerously hot days are ahead starting mid-week

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Very hot conditions will develop this week. Afternoon heat index values are expected to be near or even a bit above 100 degrees at times across portions of the region Wednesday through Saturday.

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State supreme court issues order requiring face masks

NASHVILLE, TN. (WLAF)- The Tennessee Supreme Court  issued an order last week requiring all persons entering a courthouse for the purpose of court-related business to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth. The face covering shall be worn at all times while in the building.

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Local criminal court to continue via Zoom

JACKSBORO, TN. (WLAF)- The Eighth Judicial District  Criminal Court will continue to operate via Zoom for now.

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Look for the Twigloo bus Monday at Jellico for a Grab-n-Go Meal Day

Ryan and Haven Pittman have been to a Grab-n-Go Meals distribution site.

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Monday is a Grab-n-Go Meal Day at Jellico.

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