Jacksboro man likely to face multiple charges

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - It was a busy Friday morning for the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office Special Weapons and Tactics Team.  Just before 9 am, the team executed a narcotics search warrant at 149 Poplar Lane at Jacksboro.


Flash Flood Watch through tonight; active weather day ahead.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Today’s weather has its issues of high humidity and winds as well as temps in the lower 80s, however, the more pressing issue is the possibility of heavy rain and flash flooding.  So much in fact, the National Weather Service has issued a FLASH FLOOD WATCH from 8 am Monday through midnight.


Byrge, who just got his license back, arrested for DUI

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) - A Rocky Top man recently claimed he was lost and begged officer to not arrest him.


Sheriff’s “Fill the Van” school supply drive is accepting supplies

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) –  Campbell County Sheriff Robbie Goins has announced the dates for the annual “Fill the Van” school supply drive and “Back to School Bash” give-a-way. 


Campbell County Central Office Staff introductions continue

LAFOLLETTE, TN. (WLAF)- As school draws nearer, WLAF will continue to introduce members of the Campbell County Central Office Staff to the community. Today is Pam Walden.


Tax free shopping starts this Friday

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Tennessee’s annual tax free weekend is almost here.

It begins this Friday, July 26, at 12:01 a.m. and ends at 11:59 p.m., Sunday, July 28.


What a difference, or not, 50 years make

ONE MAN'S OPINION - By Jim Freeman

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - It was fun seeing Sunday's News Sentinel.  If you saw it, you know what I'm talking about.  It featured the front page and second page from its Monday, July 21, 1969, edition highlighting the man on the moon landing.  What a great keepsake!  And what a great trip down Memory Lane!


Clayton Homes Jacksboro has a fulltime opening

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Medical, dental and vision coverage.  A 401 (k) with aggressive employer match plus performance bonuses/profit sharing.  These are just a few of the perks for the person who fills a current job opening at Clayton Homes in Jacksboro.


TBI concludes LPD officer involved shooting investigation

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Previously, Eighth Judicial District Attorney General Jared Effler requested the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) to investigate an officer involved shooting which occurred in the City of La Follette on April 1, 2019.


Jacksboro Metals now open in new location

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Jacksboro Metals is now open in its new location.  It is located directly across Towe String Road from the Convenience Center.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED - 07/22/2019-6AM)


Multiple agencies work a daybreak drug bust at a home at Jacksboro

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Jenny Siler is now having her own issues with law enforcement.  Investigators have revealed to WLAF News that a search warrant executed at her Jacksboro home and based off the sale of schedule II prescription pills, will likely lead to charges.  


Roving rain reporter David Graham shares his Sunday photos

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - La Follette's reputation for becoming the Seattle of the East was enhanced Sunday afternoon. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED - 07/21/2019-6PM)


LFD's C Shift earns an A for its quick response

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - C Shift of the La Follette Fire Department made short work of a house fire on Short Street in West La Follette during the wee hours of Saturday morning.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED - 07/20/2019-6AM-PHOTO COURTESY OF LFD FIREFIGHTER BRAD YOUNG)


I-75 wreck sends two to the hospital

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) - A late Thursday night wreck involving three vehicles sent two people to the hospital.  At 11 pm, just before the Huntsville-Oneida Exit 141, on northbound I-75, two cars and a big rig wrecked. 


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