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News Notes

By The Staff

 

The Campbell County Emergency Food and Shelter Board will meet at the LaFollette Utility Board Room on Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. LRO’s should bring their final reports for Phase 27 and ARRA. For more information contact Diane Carr at 562-2948.   The Campbell County Artist Association will have its regular monthly meeting on Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. They will meet at the West LaFollette Recreation Center in the Chaniott and Carroll Studio. Terri Chaniott will be teaching the art of multi cut snow flake cutting, bring a sharp pair of scissors. Refreshments will be served. For more information or directions please call Karen Cumorich at 562-8468.   LaFollette mail carriers will have a local food drive to benefit Food Life Services on Nov. 14. Please leave non-perishable food items next to your mail box for pick up.   Learn to make bows from a floral designer on Nov. 14. The event will be held at Caryville City Hall. Drop in anytime during 12-4 p.m. Event sponsored by the Friends of Caryville Public Library, and all proceeds benefit the children’s department. Please call the library for directions or more information at 562-1108, Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Please note that we close for lunch from 1-2 p.m.    General Carl Stiner will be giving a special presentation in honor of Veteran's Day on Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. at Briceville 1st Baptist Church.   Bariatric (Weight Loss Surgery) Support Group meeting will be held Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Recreation Center at 7 p.m. For more info call 566-2298 after 5 p.m.   The Campbell County Scottish Rite Club will meet Nov. 16 at 7 p.m. at the Campbell County Lodge. All Master Masons are invited to attend.   First Baptist Church LaFollette will once again be the collection site for shoe boxes for the Samaritans Purse Operation Christmas Child. The times of collection are Nov. 16-20, 4 – 7 p.m., Nov. 21, 1 to 4 p.m., Nov. 22, 12:30 – 3 p.m. and Nov. 23, 9-10:30 a.m. If a different time is needed, call the church at 562-7649 or John Faulkner at 562-4432. If brochures are needed for packing the boxes, call these numbers also.   The Campbell County Historical Society will meet Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Historic Wedding Chapel.Guest speaker will be Jerry Lyons, retired U. S. Army Colonel, who will be talking about American Memorials andmilitary cemeteries located outside the United States.   The LUB Operation Roundup Board will meet on Nov. 19, at 9 a.m. in the LUB conference room. The last day for acceptance of applications is Nov. 17.   The Campbell County Artist Association will host a class on Nov. 21. They will be doing a Christmas decorative canvas flag banner of Holly and Ribbon. The project will be a combination acrylic and oil. It will be held at the Chanoitt/Carroll Studio in the West LaFollette School Recreation center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The $40 fee includes six hours of instructions, materials.   Participants will need to bring brushes, oil and acrylic, gloves if you don’t like getting paint on your hands. Bring lunch and something to drink Reservations required. Please call Karen Cumorich at 562-8468 or (423) 907-2980.   The Clinch Bend Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at noon on Nov. 21 at St. Stephens Episcopal Church, 212 n. Tulane, Oak Ridge.  Sandra Augustus will speak on "Nineteenth Century Women's Clothing." For more information call Johnanna Sprague (865)457-9632.   The Appalachian Arts Craft Center in Norris will celebrate the season with a Holiday Open House, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Nov. 27-28, at the center. There will be refreshments, craft demonstrations and lots of beautiful handmade crafts to purchase as gifts. For more information call (865)494-9854 or see www.appalachianarts.net.   Clairfield Christmas Parade will be held Nov. 28 at 1 p.m., line up will be at 1 p.m. at the Clairfield School. In case of rain or inclement weather the parade will be held Dec. 5. For more information contact Patsy Cobb at 784-3567.   Submit your items for Church News by 3 p.m. on Friday. Items concerning community events run free of charge. Send items by mail to 225 N. 1st Street, LaFollette, TN  37766, by fax at 566-7060 or by email to stories@lafollettepress.com.