Today's News

  • Seniors hold upcoming election

    The Campbell County Senior Center on most days is bustling with activities for area seniors.

    This is all thanks to the elected board members of the center. The board consists of a president and seven board members; some are non-voting members whose names are made available to the public, according to Jim Finley, center director.

  • Church News

    Ladies Fellowship meeting will be held Sept. 17 and 18 at 7 p.m. at Midway Baptist Church with guest speakers and singers. For more information call (423) 912-6803.


    Cumberland View Baptist Church will have homecoming on Sept. 19 beginning at 10:30. Visiting singers include God’s Three and Barbara Sanders.


    Fordtown Baptist Church will have homecoming on Sept. 19 at 10:30 with Pastor Adam Hunley and the Singing Hamby’s.


  • School menu's


    Campbell County School Menu

    Sept. 20 – Sept. 24



    Pepperoni Pizza

    Pinto Beans

    Steamed Corn

    Tossed Salad

    Tomato Cup


    Mixed Greens

    Apple Slices


    Chicken Fajitas or Chicken Tenders

    Whipped Potatoes

    Whole Baby Carrots

    Southern Fried Okra

  • Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Sept. 16-Sept. 25



    11: 30 a.m. Lunch serving meatloaf

    6 p.m. Snack bar serving hamburgers and hot dogs

    7 p.m. Live Jamboree w/Junior and Friends $3 admission



    10 a.m. Bingo

    11:30 a.m. Lunch serving chicken     

    12 to 1 p.m. Silver sneakers exercise class

    1 p.m. St. Mary’s Physical Fitness Therapist




  • News Notes

    Campbell County Chamber of CommerceCoffee will be hosted by American Trust Bank of East Tennessee from 8:30 am to 9:30 am on Sept. 16.


    The Humane Society of Campbell County will hold its monthly meeting Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. at the LaFollette Recreation Center.  They will be discussing upcoming events and future grants for cats and dogs to be spayed/ neutered.


    Jellico City Council will meet Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m.


  • Substitute training offered

    The Campbell County Board of Education will be offering free substitute training to individuals who wish to become certified on Sept. 20 and 21 at Jacksboro Middle School.  The class begins at 5 p.m.  Individuals must complete eight hours of substitute training to become certified to substitute in the Campbell County Schools.  Interested participants should call the Central Office at 562-8377, extension 121 to register for the class.

  • Art in the Park

  • Church News

    Indiana Avenue Baptist Church will be hosting a True Woman Conference on Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. and Sept. 18 at 9 a.m. Breakfast and lunch will be served on Saturday.


    A benefit singing will be held Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m.  at Friendship Community Church for R.L. Baird who has cancer. Singers will be Jimbo Bolton and daughter, Mike Franklin and the House of Prayer and Praise, Walking by Faith, Brenda Bolton and Sherry Bolton. There will also be a bake sale. For more information contact Andrew Ayers at 784-9835 or Dessie Smiddy at 784-0307.


  • Caryville approved new building codes

    The 2009 edition of the international building codes were approved by the Caryville Board of Mayor and Aldermen Monday night. The new codes are being recommended by the state for all municipalities to have up to date requirements for inspections.

  • CCHS students recognize local officers for Sept. 11 project

    Nine years ago, a monumental tragedy struck the United States when the World Trade Center in New York City was attacked.

    As organizations and individuals around the nation remembered that fateful day, Campbell County High School students highlight the work of local law enforcement in a local remembrance service.