Today's News

  • School menu's

    Campbell County School Menu

    March 14 – March 18  



    Chicken Salad

    Lettuce, Tomato

    French Fries

    Fresh Veggies

    Strawberries and Bananas



    Country Fried Steak

    Meat Loaf

    Whipped Potatoes

    Green Beans

    Broccoli w/ cheese sauce

    School made rolls

  • News Notes

    The Campbell County Artist Association will have its regular monthly meeting on March 10 at 7 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the Chaniott and Carroll Studio in the West LaFollette Recreation Building. Bring something for show and tell, or something that you’d like some input on. The group will be discussing the “marketing” side of selling finished products.  Refreshments will be served.  For more information or directions please call Karen Cumorich at 562-8468.


  • Public Records

    Editor’s Note: Readers are cautioned that some names may be the same as or similar to other members of the community.



    Campbell County Property Transfers

    Feb. 28 - March 4


    Eddie Hughes to Eddie Hughes and Laquada A. Hughes, Dist. 5, $0.

    TW Osborne and Glenna Osborne to Cheryl Leach, Dist. 2, $500.

    Timothy D. Knight and Amy S. Knight to Sheri R. McDeerman, Dist. 3, $144,000.

  • Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    March 10 – March 19



    9:30 a.m. Pat’s line dance class

    11: 30 a.m. Lunch serving roast beef, mashed potatoes w/gravy, peas, slaw and cake 

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

    7 p.m. Live Jamboree w/Junior and Friends $5 admission



    10 a.m. Bingo

    11:30 a.m. Lunch serving Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, green beans and apple pie

  • Spiritually Speaking

    Remembering trip to the Holy Land


    When I wrote last week about Gideon Shor, our guide when we were in Israel, it reminded me of the places we visited.

    Overlooking Jerusalem was breathtaking.It seemed to sparkle. As we approached the site where we could overlook the city, the group started singing “Marching up to Zion, beautiful, beautiful Zion.” To say it was impressive would be putting it very mildly. It was a very emotional moment, something I will never forget.

  • The 1990-91 CCHS Lady Cougars: Where are they now?

     Audrey Orick Pahach

    Audrey was awarded a college scholarship from Cleveland State Community College, and was a star for 2 seasons in the Tennessee junior college ranks. She went on to attend the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, where she graduated in 1997. After college, she taught elementary school in Tennessee, Maryland and North Carolina. She currently lives in a suburb of Greenville, S.C. and has been married 12 years to Brent Pahach. The couple has a 6-year-old son named Drew, who is involved in basketball, soccer and taekwondo.

  • Girls on 1990-91 state team left a legacy of hard work

      In the long and glorious history of the Campbell County High School girl’s basketball program, one team stands alone.

    It’s been two decades since the Lady Cougars’ first trip to the state tournament, and the 1990-91 squad still is the CCHS girl’s team by which all others are measured.

    That team produced half a dozen future college players, spawned a couple of brief coaching careers and created an elite basketball fraternity.

  • Jellico boys come up short against Cloudland in home sub-state game

     Twenty years after their only sub-state appearance, Jellico High School’s boys found themselves one win away Monday night from qualifying for the state basketball tournament.

    Playing on their home court before a record crowd (1,076-plus), the Region 2-A champion Blue Devils attempted to extend their 9-game winning streak against Region 1-A runner-up Cloudland.

  • Blue Devils upset Harriman for region title

     Brothers in arms, Jellico High School basketball players Cody Malicoat and Brent Ayers walked out of the visitor’s locker room together Thursday night to a hero’s welcome.

    “We’re going to state. I’ll die before we lose,” declared Malicoat, who was proudly carrying the Region 2-A Tournament Most Valuable Player plaque, his third MVP award during what has been a spectacular season for the junior forward.

  • Utility board discusses rate decrease to settle customer complaints

    In a time when the price of fuel, produce and other necessities are rising, the Jellico Utility Board was asked to consider a rate decrease for electricity.

    “The mayor has asked me to take a look at the financials and see if there is a possibility of doing a rate reduction,” said Jellico Electric and Water System General Manager Mike Bethurem.