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About Brad Jones

Brad is the Owner/Operator of BBB TV 12, and has been with the company since August of 1996. Brad is a 1987 graduate of Coalfield High School and a 1995 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Communications. He won the 1995 broadcast production student of the year award. Brad worked at Shop at Home, Inc. a home shopping network that was located in Knoxville, TN from 1993 - 1995 and then at Via TV (RSTV, Inc.) from 1995 - 1996. After some freelance work in Nashville, Brad joined the BBB Communications staff in August of 1996. A short stint at WVLT TV as a news photographer was in 2001, but he continued to work at BBB TV as well. Brad is married to Nicole Jenkins Jones, a 1990 graduate of Oak Ridge High School, who works at Oak Ridge Gastroenterology and Associates in Oak Ridge. They have 3 kids, Trevor Bogard, 21, Chandler 16, and Naomi 6. On December 12, 2013 they welcomed their first grandchild, Carter Ryan Bogard. Brad is also the assistant boys basketball coach at Coalfield High School for the past 4 years. In 2013-14 the Yellow Jackets won their first district title since 1991 and just the 4th in school history.

Rockwood Police Chief to Step Down January 31st

Rockwood Police Chief Danny Wright has announced he will not ask for an extension to his employment contract, effective Jan. 31.The..

January 20, 2017 with 0 Comments


Renewal Fee Drops from $500 to $200 NASHVILLE – Tennessee citizens with a valid handgun carry permit now have the option to upgrade to a..

January 19, 2017 with 0 Comments

BREAKING NEWS: Deadly 2-Car Accident in Rockwood

Breaking news out of Rockwood around 4:00 this afternoon. A two car crash on Kingston Ave just passed the Methodist Church has resulted in..

January 6, 2017 with 1 Comment

CNS names Cary VP of Safeguards, Security & Emergency Services at Pantex, Y-12

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. – CNS CEO Morgan Smith has announced Lyle Cary as Vice President of Safeguards, Security and Emergency Services at the..

December 22, 2016 with 0 Comments

Notice of NO MEETING in January

The Environmental Review Board will NOT meet in January 2017

December 22, 2016 with 0 Comments

MEETING NOTICE – Emergency Services Committee

The Emergency Services Committee will meet on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Office of Emergency Services located on Third..

December 22, 2016 with 0 Comments

MEETING NOTICE – Public Utilities Board

The County Board of Public Utilities will meet on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 5:30 pm in the conference room at the Waste Water Plant..

December 22, 2016 with 0 Comments

Holiday Closings – Kingston Library

THE KINGSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE NEW YEAR HOLIDAY beginning:  December 31, 2016 through Monday 2, 2017.  We will reopen..

December 22, 2016 with 0 Comments


The Fire Board will meet on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 6:15 p.m. in the Qualls Commission Room at the Courthouse in Kingston. The Fire..

December 20, 2016 with 0 Comments

Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence for Murders of Young Knoxville Couple

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Supreme Court has affirmed the convictions and sentences of death for Lemaricus Devall Davidson for the..

December 20, 2016 with 0 Comments

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