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Town Cleanup

April is Cleanup Caryville Month. Appliances, furniture, tires, etc. will be picked up each Thursday, in April. Call 562-9478 or (865) 740-9820.

April 4


Knoxville Symphony Orchestra quartet perform “How Many Cats?”. 10:30 a.m. Caryville Public Library. Free. 562-1108.

April 5


Service and Singing with Ronny Hinson of the Original Hinson’s singing group. 7 p.m. The Gospel Light Church of God, 127 Tackett Lane, Lake City. 865-659-6592.

April 5-6

Yard Sale

Community Yard Sale. Dewey Hunter Center. Set up fee $3. 377-5184


Book Sale

LaFollette Public Library Spring Book Sale. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Old Claiborne Olds Cadillac building.

Flea Market

Indoor Flea Market. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Glade Springs Baptist Church. 562-3134.


Camp Galilee Ladies Retreat. 7 to 10 p.m. April 5. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 6. 562-4910 or visit


April 6

Pancake Breakfast

Campbell County Lions Club Spring Pancake Breakfast. 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. LaFollette Methodist Church. $5.


Farmers Market

Farmers Market. 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. Jacksboro Middle School. Call 566-0329 to reserve a spot.

Fishing Tournament

A benefit fishing tournament in honor of Katelyn Norman. 7 a.m. or safe light to 2 p.m. The public boat launch behind Kilgore’s Auction. $25 per person. 907-2195.


Glory Bound Express and others singing. 6 p.m. Lick Creek Holiness Church.

Four-wheeler run

White Oak Volunteer Fire Department four-wheeler and Jeep run. Registration 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. Ride begins at 11 a.m. Early registration ends April 4, cost is $20 for single riders and $25 for double. Registration cost on April 6, $30 for single riders and $35 for double.

Cancer telethon

The annual telethon to benefit the Campbell County Cancer Association. 7 to 11 p.m.  Airs on WLAF 1450 AM radio or online at www.1450WLAF.com  For information or to pledge, 562-2246.

April 9


The Friends of the Bakers Forge Memorial Cemetery important meeting. 7 p.m. The Historical Wedding Chapel. Call 562-1232 or 912-6066.

Celebration Event

The annual Campbell Culture Coalition Celebration and Honors event. 6 to 8 p.m. The Artists’ Village Gallery 203 Main Street, Caryville. ccchighlanders@aol.com. 

April 10


Christian Women’s Connection luncheon. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. LaFollette United Methodist Church. Call 562-1962 or 437-2524 for reservations. Call 201-2994 for childcare.

April 11-13


“Ministers and Leaders Conference 2013.” April 11 6:30 p.m., April 12 and 13, 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Lassie’s Lodge. Call 871-6474. 

April 13


Special singing and fellowship with The Singing
Hambys and The Motion of Grace Drama Team. 7 p.m. The House of Prayer and Praise Church on Pleasant Ridge Road, LaFollette.

April 14


Campbell County Artist Association meeting. 7 p.m. Channiott and Riekardt Studio. 562-8468 ext. 224.

April 17


Campbell County Children’s Center Child Abuse Awareness Luncheon. 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. LaFollette Church of God. $25.


Zaxby’s will donate 10 percent of proceeds to Relay for Life Campbell County. 5 to 8 p.m.

April 18


Relay for Life team captains meeting. 6 p.m. Jacksboro Middle School.

April 19-21

Service and Singing

“Battle Cry” featuring Rock Band from New Hope Ministries Church of God, Stanfield COG Drama Team, The White Oak COG Drama Team, Rev. Michael Addison, Brian Smith, and Speaker Randy Bargo. April 19, 7 p.m., April 20, 6:30 p.m., April 21, 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. 912-5435 or

April 20


Autism Awareness Walk. 10 a.m. Jacksboro Middle School to Cove Lake State Park. 865-242-9224


Welcoming a new pastor. 9:30 a.m. The LaFollette Seventh-day Adventist Church, in Woodson’s Mall.

April 27

5K Run/Walk

Third annual “Run for the Music” 5K. 8 a.m. Cove Lake State Park. Student cost $15, pre-registration $20, registration day of $25. Call 562-8687 or 562-3885.

April 28

Fundraising Dinner

The Pregnancy Help Center fundraising dinner. 5:30 p.m. Rickard Ridge Cove Lake Restaurant. $25. Call 201-0572, 562-2319, or 562-7348.

May 3-4


WannaB Children’s Consignment Sale. May 3 12 to 7 p.m. and May 4 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. First Baptist Church Jacksboro. 201-9275 or amy@fbcjacksboro.org. 

May 4


Jacksboro High School Class of 1973 40th Reunion. 5 p.m. The Lodge at Idlestone Farms, Jacksboro. Call 912-9325.

Bike and Car Show

Campbell County Honor Guard Benefit Bike and Car Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Kickstands up at noon. Grace Rehab Parking Lot. $10 donation. 566-2407 or

June 1


Jacksboro High School Class of 1963 50th Reunion. 6 p.m. McCloud Mountain Restaurant.

June 15


Campbell County High School 1993 Reunion. 6 p.m. LaFollette Country Club. Contact cougarreunion93@hotmail.com or find the group on Facebook for cost.


Campbell County Christians United for Change prayer service. Every Tuesday. 7 p.m. West LaFollette Community Center.


Prevent A Litter low cost spay and neuter. Accepting applications for dogs and cats. Call 562-8043.


Leadership Campbell County. Accepting applications for 2013/2014 class. Email Johna Russell: chamber@campbellcounty.gov.com. 562-0329.


Campbell County Habitat Resale Store needs donations. Pick up and delivery available. Call 566-2031 or 871-1453.


The 2014 Ayers Real Estate calendar is dedicated to Cancer survivors. Survivors name will be placed on their birthday in the calendar for a $10 donation.


The ETSSA Campbell/Claiborne Songwriters meet on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. at Kubil’s Place on Highway 63. Call 562-9866 or (770)-377-6817.


The ETSSA Big Valley Songwriters meet on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at Escapees Campground in Heiskell. Call 562-9866 or (770)-377-6817.


Campbell County Historical Society has books for sale. Call 566-3581.


Community Heath of East Tennessee Family Services Center hosts domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault support group. Call 562-8325.


The Campbell County Adult Education program provides free pre-GED testing, Monday through Friday. Call 566-5436.


Jellico Highway Church of God offers a complete meal in a box, each third Thursday of the month. 6 to 7 p.m.


To report child abuse call the Tennessee toll free hotline at 1-877-237-0004.


Narcotics Anonymous meets Wednesday and Sunday at 7 p.m. at 117 Cumberland Lane, Suite 2, Jacksboro.


Alcoholics Anonymous meets at Jellico United Methodist Church.


Alcoholics Anonymous meets Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7 p.m. at 117 Cumberland Lane, Suite 2, Jacksboro. The hotline number is 1-800-905-8666. Al-Anon for families can call (865)-525-9040.


Celebrate Recovery a 12-step program meets at First Baptist church of Jacksboro, each Thursday at 6:15. Call 494-5801.


The Landing provides a safe place for students ages 13-18 to apply the principles of Celebrate Recovery. Call 494-5801.


Volunteers from the LaFollette United Methodist Church will build ramps for people in Campbell County. Call 566-7666.


If interested in becoming a volunteer at LaFollette medical Center, call Janell Durham: 907-1522.


Submit you items for the Campbell Calendar by 5 p.m. on Monday. Items concerning community events run free of charg. Send items by email to stories@lafollettepress.com, by mail to 225 N. 1st Street, LaFollette, TN 37766, or by fax at 566-7060.