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Today's News

  • Early voting has begun

    In the wake of the second presidential debate, Campbell County residents began to make their choices as early voting began yesterday.

    In order to participate in this election, voters had to register by Oct. 8. There has been a rush to register, because of the amount of people who want to participate in the election.

    “We’ve been almost as busy sending out new voter registration forms as we were in the redistricting process,” Campbell County Administrator of Election Ann Ayers-Colvin.

  • Hit and run leaves one dead; investigation opened

    Police are investigating a possible hit and run fatality that occurred Tuesday night.

    Just after 11 p.m. Terenia D. Grubbs, of Middlesboro, Ky., was crossing Highway 25W in Jacksboro when she was struck by a vehicle. It was believed at that time the vehicle was a white pick up truck. Reports from the Tennessee Highway Patrol indicate the vehicle fled the scene.

    Grubbs was later pronounced dead. She had allegedly been drinking, the THP report said.

  • Caryville's candidates for mayor answer questions

     Duties of the mayor:

    A. The Mayor:

    1. Shall be chief executive officer of the municipality and shall preside at meetings of the board;

    2. Shall communicate any information needed, and recommend measures the mayor deems expedient to the board;

  • Are we trusting God or fleeting things

    What do we see in this world that is not tangible? Last week I wrote about the things that are tangible. Things that can be touched, things that are substantially real; something that can be touched or felt.

    The word of God and the promises found in the Bible for all who seek fellowship and a closeness with Him, is the most tangible thing we have. Personally, to live in this world without depending on Him, would absolutely be one of the most terrifying things I can imagine.

  • Senior Citizens Schedule

     Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Oct. 18 – Oct. 26

     

    Nutritious Meals Served Daily $4 per person

     

    Thursday

    9:30 a.m. line dance class

    11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Lunch serving beef stroganoff, broccoli, bread, dessert

    7 p.m. Live Music Jamboree with Junior and Friends $5 per person

     

    Friday

    10 a.m. bingo

    11:15 a.m. Lunch serving catfish, tater tots, slaw, bread, dessert

     

    Monday

  • Senior Citizens Schedule

     Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Oct. 18 – Oct. 26

     

    Nutritious Meals Served Daily $4 per person

     

    Thursday

    9:30 a.m. line dance class

    11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Lunch serving beef stroganoff, broccoli, bread, dessert

    7 p.m. Live Music Jamboree with Junior and Friends $5 per person

     

    Friday

    10 a.m. bingo

    11:15 a.m. Lunch serving catfish, tater tots, slaw, bread, dessert

     

    Monday

  • Accepting help from another can sometimes be your gift to them

     

                      “A woman of Samaria came to draw water. Jesus said to her, ‘Give Me a drink.’Then the woman of Samaria said to Him, ‘How is it that You, being a Jew, ask a drink from me, a Samaritan woman?’” (John 4:7-10).

  • Church news Oct. 18

     Conference

    Whitman Hollow Bible Church will have its annual bible conference Oct. 19 - 21 at Galilee Bible Camp. Services are as follows: Friday at 7 p.m.; Saturday at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday at 10 a.m.

     

    Revival

    Indiana Avenue Baptist Church will have revival on Oct. 21 at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Services Oct. 22 – Oct. 25 will be a t 7 p.m. Nursery is provided for babies up to three years.

     

    Homecoming

  • School menus for Oct. 18

     Campbell County

    School Menu

    Oct. 22 – Oct. 26

     

    Monday 

    Breakfast

    Sausage n biscuit

    Gravy

    Scrambled egg

    Grapes

    juice

    Lunch

    Sicillian pizza

    Caesar salad

    Steamed vegetables

    Cantaloupe and blueberries

    Chilled fruit cocktail

     

    Tuesday

    Breakfast

    French toast sticks

    Sausage

    Applesauce

    juice

    Lunch

  • The compassionate Christ calls us to come and rest

                When Jesus and his disciples became so pressed by the demands and needs of others; there came a time when he addressed his closest followers, the 12 Apostles by saying, “Come aside by yourselves to a deserted place and rest awhile.” For there were many coming and going and they did not even have time to eat” (Mark 6:31).