Today's News

  • Weddings and anniversaries for Nov. 4

    Scroll through the photos to the most recent weddings and anniversaries from Nov. 4.

  • Birthdays for Nov. 4

     Happy Birthday to Kayla Nicole Long who was 15 years old on Oct. 30. Kayla is the daughter of Angela L. Long. She has two sister's Kandace and Katelin Long. She is the granddaughter of Sandra Lay of Scott County and Donald and Peggy Lay of Jacksboro and the late Marvin and Juanita Long of Bruce Gaps, Caryville. Happy birthday baby girl we all wish you a great birthday. We love you. 

    Scroll through the photos to see more birthdays.

  • School menu's


    Campbell County School Menu

    Nov. 8 – Nov. 12



    Stuffed Crust Pizza

    Garden Salad

    Steamed Corn

    Fresh Veggies




    Chicken Nuggets

    Barbeque Chicken

    Whipped Potatoes

    Green Beans

    Hot Rolls



  • Church News

    A Beth Moore Ladies Retreat is scheduled for Nov. 5-6 at Galilee Bible Camp.  Beth will be teaching by way of video from the book of Proverbs. Ladies may spend the night at the camp or drive back and forth.  Cost of the retreat is $20 - $35 depending on whether staying at the camp or driving back and forth. For a registration form and/or more information, check the website www.galileebiblecamp.org or call Galilee Bible Camp at 562-4910.


  • Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Senior Citizens of Campbell County

    Nov. 4 – Nov. 13



    9:30 a.m. Pat’s line dance class

    11: 30 a.m. Lunch serving chicken noodle soup

    6 p.m. Snack bar serving chicken noodle soup and hot dogs

    Halloween party

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



    10 a.m. Bingo

    11:30 a.m. Lunch serving chicken cordon blue       

    12 to 1 p.m. Silver sneakers exercise class

  • Pleas

    The following criminal cases were resolved last week with the use of plea agreements:

    Shane Alan Trombley- three counts theft of property under $10,000, two counts desecration of venerated objects, auto burglary, domestic assault; split confinement of time served since Oct. 5 to Nov. 15, seven years probation, court costs, $750 to ECF, $16,020 restitution to victims.

    Randy Alan Wilson- sexual exploitation of a minor; eight years TDOC, court costs.

  • News Notes

    The East Tennessee Human Resource Agency will take applications for the USDA Commodities at the Campbell County E.T.H.R.A.  beginning Nov. 1 and at the Jellico Library on Nov. 9 from 9 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Please bring the following items, valid I.D., current mailing address, current income statements for all members staying in the household, check stubs, SSI/social security benefits, DHS or food stamp print-out, individuals may be asked for their social security numbers. For more information call 562-2948.


  • Disgruntled employee found lingering after termination

    Travis D. Williams, 27, was observed outside his prior place of business last week after being told not to return by his previous employers.

    Caryville Sgt. Freddy Walker was on patrol when he observed a 1992 black Chevy truck. The vacant vehicle was parked at the cul-de-sac of McGhee Lane with the windows down, said Walker.

    Walker called for back up as he began looking for the driver, he said.

    “At this time a white male walks up the bank,” said Walker.

  • New mayor and aldermen take over Jellico

    Jellico voters have called for new faces and ideas. Among those new faces is Mayor-elect Les Stiers. The retired CSX worker and football coach beat out his five opponents with over 50 -percent of the vote, according to election commission records.

    Approximately 402 Jellico citizens voted for Stiers. His closest competition was Tim Huckaby with 114 votes.

    “I wanted the job,” said Stiers early Wednesday morning. “And the people wanted change.”

  • CCSD finds two labs last Thursday

    Five people had an unexpected wake up call last Thursday.

    At 8 a.m. officers with the Campbell County Sheriff’s office used a halligan tool to announce their arrival. When the group went through the door of the 151 Bowman Drive trailer, they found two people attempting to flee out the backdoor, according Chief Deputy Jonathan Finley.