Third suspect in massive stolen property ring is in custody

Truck after truck load of items were recovered at this south La Follette home last week.

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - The person authorities have been searching for since Friday afternoon is housed in the Campbell County Jail this evening.


Protect people, pets and pipes from the extreme cold

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - With temps in the teens tonight and wind chills in the single-digits, it won't take much for a person or pet to freeze to death nor for pipes to freeze.  A warming center is open from 6 pm Tuesday to 8 am Wednesday morning at the former West La Follette School aka the West End Community Center.


Botts bolted through a briar thicket, jumped a fence and hid under a truck

Chris Botts remains housed in the Campbell County Jail this morning.

CARYVILLE, TN (WLAF) - Officers with Caryville and Jacksboro Police answered what developed into an adventersome domestic disturbance call on November 4 on Abilene Circle at Caryville.


Criminal court operating on regular schedule on Tuesday

JACKSBORO, TN. (WLAF)- Eighth Judicial District Criminal Court is operating on  the regular schedule. Court will begin at 8:30 am.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED 11/12/19 7AM)


Veterans Ceremony held at courthouse

By Charlotte Underwood

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - A crowd gathered at the Campbell County Courthouse on Monday morning for a special Veteran’s Day Ceremony.


Orick chosen as president-elect for TCCA

 Campbell County Commissioner Rusty Orick (at podium) has been chosen as the president-elect for the Tennessee County Commissioners Association (TCCA).

Campbell County Commissioners (left to right) Johnny Bruce, Scott Kitts, Rusty Orick, Robert Higginbotham and Charles "Goat" Baird at Knoxville in late October.

By Charlotte Underwood

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Campbell County Commissioner Rusty Orick has been chosen as the president-elect for the Tennessee County Commissioners Association (TCCA).


Tree shines brightly as darkness falls on Veterans Day

It was a night for the veterans.  (Left to right)  War veterans E.L. Morton, Siler McCarty and Mike Stanfield attended.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) -  A few sprinkles and chilly temperatures did not dampen spirits Monday evening as a large crowd gathered for the lighting of the Veterans Tree at the Nevada and 5th Street V.


LPD's Chili Cook Off is Saturday

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - The second annual La Follette Police Department Chili Cook Off is Saturday.


Coffee with the chief is set for next Tuesday

La Follette Chief of Police Bill Roehl in Saturday's Veterans Day Parade.

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Everyone is invited to the next “Coffee with the Chief."


CCHS Basketball tips off in one week at Oneida

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – One week from today, the Campbell County Cougars and Lady Cougars open their roundball season.  Fulton, Oak Ridge and Science Hill are among the traditional state basketball powers that dot the 2019-20 Campbell County Basketball Schedule.


CASA is searching for its next executive director

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates, is accepting applications to fill its executive director opening.  Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by mail or email.


What can investors learn from Veterans?

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Each year, Veterans Day allows us to show our respect for the sacrifices that military veterans have made for our country.


Students learning about Veterans Day

JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) - Students in Miss Ali's Pre-K Class at Jacksboro Elementary School learned about Veterans Day today.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED - 11/11/2019-1PM)


Veterans Day in Downtown La Follette

LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) - Veterans Day 2019 in La Follette, Tennessee (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED - 11/11/2019-1PM)


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