Tag Archives: Campbell County

CCSO conducts raids on back-to-back days

It seems like every week more drug raids are happening in Campbell County as now we know the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Investigation Unit has been busy this week, conducting two raids in as many days following separate investigations. Tuesday, deputies executed their second search warrant in just over …

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Caryville man pleads guilty in elk shooting

Wednesday, the TWRA announced that a 33-year-old Caryville man has pleaded guilty to illegally killing an elk in late December of 2019.Sean Doney, according to TWRA, pleaded guilty Tuesday to hunting big game in a closed season, hunting without a license, hunting without hunter education, illegal take of big game, …

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CCSO makes felony drug arrest after traffic stop

Campbell County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a woman on felony drug charges following a traffic stop Wednesday night. According to a CCSO press release, while on patrol in the Stinking Creek area at around 8 pm last Wednesday (May 20th), Deputy John Minor spotted a vehicle driving erratically and failing to …

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CCSO seeking info on runaway girl, 16

The Campbell County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile. Chloe Cosper, age 16, was reported missing from her Duff area home on May 17, after family members could not locate her and noticed that some of her personal belongings were missing. Chloe’s family …

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Incoming Roane State freshmen win Tennessee Scholars awards

Thirteen incoming Roane State freshmen from five counties in the community college’s service area have won Roane State Tennessee Scholars scholarships of $500 each. The Tennessee Scholars initiative, in effect for more than a decade, encourages students to take more demanding classes throughout their high school years as well as …

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Campbell County Commission appoints 5 to Equalization Board

Wednesday night the Campbell County Commission met via Zoom to appoint members to the county equalization board. Angel Richardson, Martha Wells, Marlene Broadway; Keith Clotfelter and Jerry Neal were all appointed to the Board on Wednesday. The county equalization board is appointed to review all property dispute claims where those …

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Campbell County Hires New Boys Basketball Coach

Ernie Mac Clawson with his then team, Cumberland Gap. Photo courtesy of Claiborne Progress. The Lafollette Press is reporting that Campbell County High School has hired Ernie Mac Clawson to fill their boys head basketball coaching vacancy, athletic director Sherry Chapman says in a press release. Clawson was previously the …

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Two injured in single-vehicle Campbell crash

Two people were injured in a single-vehicle accident in Campbell County on Sunday afternoon.The Campbell County Rural Fire Service responded to the scene shortly after 3 pm and reported that a car had rolled over after leaving the side of Demory Road. Two people were transported to an area hospital …

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