The Campbell County Artist Association will have its regular monthly meeting on March 12 at 7 p.m. The group will meet at the West LaFollette Recreation Center in the Chanoitt and Carroll Studio. Enter through the front of the school, second entrance, and first room on left. Please bring a work in progress so that we can all be working on some sort of project. Refreshments will be served. For more information or directions please call Karen Cumorich at 562-8468. Buzz Buffington will be the speaker at the March 12 Clinch River Trout Unlimited meeting. Buffington will make a presentation on a trip he and several chapter members made to fish Alaska's Kenai Peninsula. Unless otherwise noted, the chapter meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at St. Francis Episcopal Church in Norris. For more information, visitwww.crctu.com. The East Tennessee Human Resource Agency (E.T.H.R.A) will distribute commodities on March 13 from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at West LaFollette School in the back of the old kitchen part. Please bring a box for your commodities and a helper to carry the food out to the car for you. For more information call E.T.H.R.A at 562-2948. CASA of Campbell County will sponsor pre-school story time on March 13 at the Jacksboro Library at 10 a.m. For more information call Ms. Peggy at 562-3675. Cumberland Mt. Eagles #4363 will have Karaoke by Ronnie and Ellen on March 13 and 14 at 8 p.m. The Campbell Culture Coalition announces the Campbell County premiere performance of the play, Between a Ballad and a Blues,the story of Campbell County native, Howard “Louie Bluie” Armstrong. The original play, written by Linda Perris-Bailey and performed by the acclaimed Carpet Bag Theatre ensemble, is scheduled for March 13, 7 p. m. at the LaFollette Middle School Auditorium. Advance tickets are $5 and can be picked up at the Campbell County Historical Museum in downtown LaFollette Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., or may be ordered online at www.campbellculturecoalition.org. E-mail CCCHighlanders@aol.com or call 566-3641 for special student rates or for more information. The LaFollette Book Club will meet March 14 at 10:30 a.m. at the Historic Wedding Chapel in LaFollette. Discussion will center on The Shack by William P. Young. Community Health of East Tennessee will offer Divorcing Parents Class on March 14 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Jacksboro City Hall. Registration forms are available at the Administrative Office in Jacksboro. Pre-registration is $30. Registration paid on the day of the class is $40. Call 563-1040 or 562-1156 for more details. The Christian Academy of Campbell County will host a spaghetti dinner on March 15 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. sponsored by Fazoli’s. The tickets are $7 and can be purchased at the school or by mailing a check to the school and the tickets will be held at the door. The menu will be spaghetti with meat sauce, salad, bread, cheesecake and a drink. Look Good, Feel Better® is for women in cancer treatment. Community Health of East Tennessee, sponsors services for the Look Good, Feel Better® program. The class offers hands-on tips for make-up and wig care and styling tips for women in cancer treatment. A make-up session with a certified, trained cosmetologist will be offered on March 16 at 10 a.m. at the Community Health Clinic, 502 West Central Avenue, Suite 1, LaFollette. For questions call Jennifer at 423-563-1025. The Boys and Girls Club of Campbell County board will meet March 16 at 5:30 p.m. at the Comfort Inn Exit 141. Anyone interested in helping further this community endeavor please feel free to attend. The American Legion Post 58 will be holding nominations for officers on March 16, at 7 p.m. at the American Legion. Clear Fork Watershed Council will meet March 17 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Jellico Library Conference Room. The Campbell County Historical Society will meet March 19, at 7 p.m. at the Historic Wedding Chapel. Ron Broyles, an adventurer, will speak about his exciting challenges. The 2008-09 Leadership Campbell County will host an awareness breakfast for Celebrate Recovery on March 20 at 7 a.m. at First Baptist of Jacksboro. All proceeds will go to Celebrate Recovery. CASA of Campbell County will sponsor pre-school story time on March 20 at 10 a.m. at the LaFollette Public Library. Please contact Nancy Green at 562-5154 for more information. The Campbell County Shrine Club will host a spaghetti supper, cake sale and auction on March 20 at Campbell County High School. Dinner will be from 5 to 7 p.m. and auction starts at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $7 per donation with net proceeds going to the Shriners Hospital for Children. Tickets are available from Shriners or at the door. Bus inservice for Campbell County Bus Drivers will be held March 20 at Jellico High School from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., March 30 and March 31 at Jacksboro Middle School from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Clinch Bend Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will meet at noon on March 21 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Oak Ridge. The program will feature winners of the American History Essay Contest Award and Good Citizen Award. In addition, there will be the election of new officers and delegates to the Continental Congress. For info, contact Kathy Vogel, 481-4911.
Cove Lake Hiking Club will hike the Smokey Mountain Segment of the Cumberland Trail on March 21. The group will meet at Jacksboro Middle School parking lot at 9 a.m. For more information or reservations contact Richard Helm at 562-1110. Cumberland View Baptist Church will begin revival March 22 and going through March 25. Brother Sampson Ridenour will be preaching on Sunday night and Brother Travis Baker will be preaching the next three nights. Service will begin each night at 7 p.m. each night. CASA of Campbell County will sponsor pre-school story time on March 27 at 10 a.m. at the Caryville Public Library. Please contact Ms. Robyn at 562-1108 for more information. The Democratic Party of Campbell County will hold the County Convention for Reorganization on March 28 at 11 a.m. at the Campbell County Courthouse. The purpose of the county convention is to elect the leadership for Campbell County Democratic Party, including chairperson, vice-chairperson, treasurer, secretary and a male and female district chairs from each Campbell County electoral district. Also, the Campbell County Democratic Party by-laws will be reviewed and adopted. For more information or a copy of the by-laws, please contact Vic Pryor at 907-0907. The Clinch-Powell Home Team will be hosting a free workshop on April 2 at 6 p.m. at the LaFollette Community Center. This workshop is for anyone at risk of losing their home to foreclosure or any interested parties. RSVP to Suzie Eribarne at (865)828-5927 or 800-814-6355. The 2nd annual Relay for Life $100K Shootout 4-Ball Golf Scramble Sponsored by the Roane State Team will be held April 24 at 1 p.m. at the LaFollette Golf and Country Club. Each winning team member gets a shot at $100K. Also, win a Sharp LCD TV, Callaway Irons and Roundtrip Airline tickets for two. RSVP by April 10 to Dennis Powers at 562-8885 (day) or 562-5150 (evening) or email DennisHPowers@comcast.net or mail checks to Relay for Life, P.O. Box 179, Jacksboro, TN 37757. Organizers for the Relay for Life event are looking for family entertainment on the night of May 1. Anyone interested in performing should contact Paige Powers at 907-8000. A beginning drawing class will be held at the Chanoitt and Carroll Studio of Art every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 p.m. The class will cover all the basics of drawing, and will explore several different mediums. This class is open to all artists who want to improve their drawing skills as well as beginner level. For more information call Terri Chanoitt at (423) 907-2282 The Campbell County Adult Education Program’s GED Classes have moved from East LaFollette Elementary to the LaFollette Housing Authority Apt. 1003. Classes are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to noon. Survivors wanted: We want to honor you, let you meet other survivors, and have a party for you. If you are a cancer survivor please email Traci Dower to Survivor@AyersAuctionRealty.com . Make a lifelong difference in the life of an abused or neglected child. Call CASA of Campbell County today to find out how. Contact Jennifer Holt at 562-2700 for more information. Anyone needing forms for filing income tax for 2008, an ample supply is available at the LaFollette Public Library. These are for filing purposes only. We have no employer forms such as 1099's, etc. The library does not provide assistance for filing taxes and we cannot answer tax questions, but we are happy to provide forms for you. AARP Tax Aide counselors Charles Gladwell, Pearl Randall, Dan Panzaru and David Green will be available to do tax returns at the LaFollette Public Library. They will do taxes returns every Thursday morning starting Feb. 5 at 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m, continuing through April 15. Reservations can be made by calling Nancy Green at the LaFollette Public Library, phone number 562-5154.