Superintendent Brown Will Retire

Press Release – At the conclusion of last night’s Campbell County School Board Meeting, Superintendent Dr. Boyd Brown announced he is stepping down. Brown said he will resign as superintendent of the district at the end of the fiscal year, which is June 30th. “ I couldn’t have asked for a better place to have […]

Boys & Girls Club Awarded Daniels Fund Grant

Press Release – The Boys & Girls Club of Campbell County is very pleased to announce that we have been awarded the requested $320,000 from the Daniels Fund, which in conjunction with funds contributed from the City, County at $50,000 each, and the Club itself, will finalize an incredible renovation of the building and grounds […]

Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker Says He Will Not Run For Re-Election

Sen. Bob Corker, one of the most outspoken Republican critics of President Trump, has decided not to run for re-election, ending weeks of uncertainty about his future. The Tennessee U.S. senator has spent much of this month rethinking his decision to forgo a third term and saying little in public about his status. On Tuesday, […]

West Virginia Schools Still Closed As Teachers Strike For Better Wages Enters Its Fourth Day

Public schools in West Virginia remained closed Tuesday as thousands of schoolteachers continued their demands for better wages. Teachers on strike have demanded a face-to-face meeting with Gov. Jim Justice and leaders from the state legislature to address their complaints, a union official said Monday. Schoolteachers announced they would continue to strike until they are […]

Steve Martin And Martin Short Announce Netflix Comedy Special

Steve Martin and Martin Short are coming to Netflix. The comedy legends announced a new special for the streaming service, which will be called “Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget For The Rest Of Your Life.”  The special will launch globally on Netflix later this year. Martin tweeted a brief video […]

Disney Donates $1 Million to STEM Programs Following ‘Black Panther’ Success

The Walt Disney Company is celebrating the enormous success of Black Panther by donating $1 million to the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, according to a news release. The donation is meant to further develop the organization’s youth STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs. “Marvel Studios’ Black Panther is a masterpiece of movie making […]

Brett Young Gets Engaged to Taylor Mills

Country singer Brett Young proposed to his longtime girlfriend — Taylor Mills, who accepted — earlier this month. The couple told People, “We are both more excited than we can express, and looking forward to starting this chapter of our lives together.” Young proposed at the Graduate Hotel near Ole Miss, where he went to college. […]

Led Zeppelin To Release Limited-Edition 7″ Single On Record Store Day

Led Zeppelin will release a yellow vinyl single featuring unreleased versions of Rock And Roll and Friends to celebrate “Record Store Day 2018.” Two previously unreleased tracks will be released for this Year’s Record Store Day, which takes place on April 21. The single, a yellow vinyl 7″, features the “Sunset Sound Mix” mix of Rock And Roll, which […]

ZZ Top And John Fogerty Announce The “Blues And Bayous” Tour

ZZ Top and Creedence Clearwater Revival co-founder John Fogerty have announced a joint US tour. The Blues And Bayous Tour will get underway in Atlantic City on May 25 and will travel to an additional 22 cities, with further dates to be added. ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons says: “John Fogerty along with ZZ Top have been […]