https://www.lafollettepress.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Katie’s hosts fundraiser for flood victims https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/katie%E2%80%99s-hosts-fundraiser-flood-victims <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/girls.jpg" alt="The Roberts Sisters sing a duet." title="The Roberts Sisters sing a duet." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> Katie&rsquo;s Restaurant in downtown LaFollette hosted a fundraiser for the band New Harvest after they lost most of their musical equipment during the June flash flood.</p> Ladies clothing store opens in LaFollette https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/ladies-clothing-store-opens-lafollette <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/20190708_135037.jpg" alt="Teresa Bailey poses for a photo inside her store." title="Teresa Bailey poses for a photo inside her store." align="left" hspace="6" width="48" height="85" /><p> Teresa Bailey remembers being in a shop as a customer and seeing the look on a girl&rsquo;s face as she found just the right prom dress.</p> Animal shelter had largest number of intakes in June https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/animal-shelter-had-largest-number-intakes-june <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/patricia_and_dog.jpg" alt="Campbell County Animal Center Director Patricia Siwinski plays with Biscuit, who had been at the shelter since January but was adopted on Monday." title="Campbell County Animal Center Director Patricia Siwinski plays with Biscuit, who had been at the shelter since January but was adopted on Monday." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> Last week, the Adrion W. Baird Animal Center put out a plea for fosters for its animals in attempt to alleviate some of its overcrowding.</p> State recognizes Caryville mayor’s lifesaving efforts https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/state-recognizes-caryville-mayor%E2%80%99s-lifesaving-efforts <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bobby_and_yager.jpg" alt="State Sen. Ken Yager presents the award to Stooksbury." title="State Sen. Ken Yager presents the award to Stooksbury." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> Ex-elementary school custodian files age discrimination lawsuit https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/ex-elementary-school-custodian-files-age-discrimination-lawsuit <p> A former LaFollette Elementary School custodian has sued the Campbell County school system for age discrimination.</p> CCHS student places third in international contest https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/cchs-student-places-third-international-contest <img src="https://www.lafollettepress.com/sites/www.lafollettepress.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/chelsea_elkins_23.jpg" alt="Chelsea Elkins attended the HOSA International Leadership Conference, where she placed third." title="Chelsea Elkins attended the HOSA International Leadership Conference, where she placed third." align="left" hspace="6" width="64" height="85" /><p> Campbell County High School HOSA student Chelsea Elkins placed third in the HOSA International Leadership Conference in Orlando last month.</p> Campbell County Rural Fire Services receives $50K USDA grant https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/campbell-county-rural-fire-services-receives-50k-usda-grant <p> Caryville applies for dog park grant https://www.lafollettepress.com/content/caryville-applies-dog-park-grant <p> The planning commission has applied for a grant for a park being designed at the old Caryville Elementary School site.</p>