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Today's News

  • Jellico’s Tiller to play softball for Union College

    Jellico High School senior Noel Tiller has decided to continue her softball career and education at Union College, Ky.

    Tiller made the announcement last week during a signing ceremony at JHS. She plans to pursue a degree in physical therapy.

    “I’m really excited about college,” said Tiller, who hit .385 this year and was one of the top pitchers in District 4-A.

    Earlier, Tiller was leaning toward the University of the Cumberlands. However, after a campus visit and tryout, she was offered a spot on Union’s team.

  • Heatherly earns All-OVC honors

    Jake Heatherly was Tennessee Tech’s most consistent golfer and the best in the field on the short holes, helping him tie for fifth place and earn all-tournament honors as the Golden Eagles finished in sixth place at the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference men’s golf championships, April 26-28, at Grey Stone Golf Club in Dickson.

  • Girl’s middle school soccer team forming

    Eighteen to 20 positions will be up for grabs this summer during a tryout for Campbell County’s first all-girl’s middle school soccer team.

    The tryout dates are July 19, 20 and 22, from 6:30-8 p.m., at the LaFollette fields. Eligible players will be incoming fifth, sixth and seventh graders, since the team will have to play a junior varsity schedule the first season. The season is scheduled to run from Sept. 9-Oct. 14. Matches will be played on Monday and Thursday evenings.

  • Ward scheduled to run in NAIA National Championships

     Courtney Ward of Jacksboro will be one of 11 University of the Cumberlands track and field athletes competing next week (May 27-29) in the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion.  She will run a leg of the women’s 4x100-meter relay along with Dominique Gainer of Miami, Lauren Martin of Detroit and Diana Unuode of Nigeria.

    Both the men’s and women’s teams from UC will be well represented this year at the national championship meet. The men have six participants, while the women have five qualifiers.

  • Changing Lanes: The story continues

    Many of the players that played for Jim Lane’s championship teams the previous three years played on the CCHS Middle School Baseball team this season.

    This significantly reduced the number of players Lane would have on his new 13-14 year old baseball team.

    After much patience and deliberation Lane and long-time sponsor Dave Dunaway moved their team to a newly revised Senior League, which includes teams from LaFollette, Jellico and Harrogate.

  • Jacksboro meeting is full of bull talk

     

  • Candidates invited to meet and greet

     

    With the campaign season in full swing, the Davis Chapel Community Association is hosting a public forum on June 18 at 6 p.m. at the historic Davis Chapel School to provide residents an opportunity to meet the candidates.

  • Reunions

     

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  • Senior Citizen's of Campbell County