http://www.lafollettepress.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Animal shelter ordered to stop all adoptions http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/animal-shelter-ordered-stop-all-adoptions <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/animal_shelter_-_danna_inman_with_puppy_-_11-20-14.jpg" alt="Friends of Campbell County Animals volunteer Danna Inman tends to a stray puppy at the Adrion W. Baird Animal Center on Tuesday. The center is no longer allowing adoptions or taking owner surrrenders of pets." title="Friends of Campbell County Animals volunteer Danna Inman tends to a stray puppy at the Adrion W. Baird Animal Center on Tuesday. The center is no longer allowing adoptions or taking owner surrrenders of pets." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> No adoptions, no owner surrenders until further notice.</p> Trial set for May for Jellico official charged with theft http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/trial-set-may-jellico-official-charged-theft <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/linda_douglas_1.jpg" alt="Linda Douglas" title="Linda Douglas" align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> Family displaced after Fincastle blaze leaves smoke damage http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/family-displaced-after-fincastle-blaze-leaves-smoke-damage <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7999.jpg" alt="Smoked damaged items are piled along the outside of the home." title="Smoked damaged items are piled along the outside of the home." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> FINCASTLE&mdash;A Monday morning fire left a family displaced in a blaze that firefighters suspect started because of faulty electrical wiring.</p> Cougars fall in playoffs to unbeaten South-Doyle http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/cougars-fall-playoffs-unbeaten-south-doyle <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9443.jpg" alt="Cougars quarterback Ethan Jeffers (9), playing his final high school game, runs for a first down during the fourth quarter of last Friday’s playoff contest at South-Doyle." title="Cougars quarterback Ethan Jeffers (9), playing his final high school game, runs for a first down during the fourth quarter of last Friday’s playoff contest at South-Doyle." align="left" hspace="6" width="124" height="85" /><p> KNOXVILLE&mdash;Never has a final score been so misleading.</p> Woman dies in Fincastle mobile home fire http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/woman-dies-fincastle-mobile-home-fire <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fatal_fire_-_jeremy_goins_-_josh_carroll.jpg" alt="Campbell County Sheriff’s Capt. Jeremy Goins, right, and Detective Josh Carroll inspect the remains of a singlewide mobile home on Morton Lane that burned early Tuesday, killing a 69-year-old woman." title="Campbell County Sheriff’s Capt. Jeremy Goins, right, and Detective Josh Carroll inspect the remains of a singlewide mobile home on Morton Lane that burned early Tuesday, killing a 69-year-old woman." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> FINCASTLE &ndash; Betty Miller, 69, died early Tuesday in a fire that consumed the mobile home where she lived with her husband.</p> Two restaurants planning to offer liquor by the drink after LaFollette referendum http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/two-restaurants-planning-offer-liquor-drink-after-lafollette-referendum <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7991.jpg" alt="Jessie Osborn, a server at El Pueblito, prepares a beverage." title="Jessie Osborn, a server at El Pueblito, prepares a beverage." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> With the passage of the liquor-by-the -drink referendum in last week&rsquo;s election, at least two businesses within the LaFollette city limits plan to add spirits to their menus.</p> Six lanes through LaFollette only way to fix traffic woes, commissioner says http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/six-lanes-through-lafollette-only-way-fix-traffic-woes-commissioner-says <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/traffic_backup_on_jacksboro_highway_-_11-11-14.jpg" alt="Traffic backs up in both directions on Jacksboro Pike on Tuesday as crews work on new turn lanes in front of the Weigel’s convenience story under construction on the east side of the road. " title="Traffic backs up in both directions on Jacksboro Pike on Tuesday as crews work on new turn lanes in front of the Weigel’s convenience story under construction on the east side of the road. " align="left" hspace="6" width="148" height="85" /><p> Cougars advance in 5A on career high by Jeffers http://www.lafollettepress.com/content/cougars-advance-5a-career-high-jeffers <img src="http://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_9103.jpg" alt="CCHS senior quarterback Ethan Jeffers cocks his right arm to throw a pass against the Morristown West defense, which he shredded for a school-record 501 yards and four touchdowns last Friday night." title="CCHS senior quarterback Ethan Jeffers cocks his right arm to throw a pass against the Morristown West defense, which he shredded for a school-record 501 yards and four touchdowns last Friday night." align="left" hspace="6" width="66" height="85" /><p> Throughout his high school football career, Campbell County senior quarterback Ethan Jeffers has turned in some big-time performances.</p>