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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.

6-year-old bit by Copperhead

A Roane County 6-year-old girl is recovering after being bit by a copperhead snake on her foot, Saturday, May 20. The girl reportedly was..

May 22, 2017 with 0 Comments

Stealth Mark Relocates Headquarters in Oak Ridge, TN

Joining a town with a legacy of technology and world-class science HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL – May 12, 2017 (NEW MEDIA WIRE) —  Wellness..

May 17, 2017 with 0 Comments

Thursday Wreck leads to Arrest

A single vehicle wreck Thursday night, just outside the city limits of Rockwood, on Eureka Road, landed a Rockwood man in jail.  The..

May 5, 2017 with 0 Comments

UPDATE on Rockwood Shooting

On 05-02-2017, Rockwood Police Department responded to the area of Douglas Ave and Wheeler Street to the report of possible shooting. ..

May 3, 2017 with 0 Comments

National Day of Prayer ceremony Thursday at Ritz Theater

CLINTON–Anderson County will participate in the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 4, 2017.  But instead of hosting the..

May 2, 2017 with 0 Comments

BREAKING NEWS – Shooting in Rockwood

Rockwood Police are investigating a double shooting that occurred this morning around 8am. According to Rockwood Police Chief Bill..

May 2, 2017 with 1 Comment

Phyllis Ellis, 60, of Harriman

Mrs. Phyllis Ellis, age 60 of Harriman, passed away peacefully at home on April 13, 2017 after a brave and courageous battle with ALS. She..

April 14, 2017 with 0 Comments

School Board to Revisit Consolidation Plan

The Roane County Board of Education is scheduled to meet Thursday evening April 6th at 6:30 at The Roane County High School Auditorium due..

April 6, 2017 with 0 Comments

Former member of Congress, Bob Clement (D-TN) to speak and sign books at the Green McAdoo Cultural Center in Clinton, Tennessee

Clement’s new memoir, “Presidents, Kings and Convicts: My Journey from the Tennessee Governor’s Residence to the Halls of..

March 20, 2017 with 0 Comments

Man dies in Mobile Home Fire South of Rockwood

West Roane County Fire, Sheriffs Department Officials and State Fire Inspectors were on the scene of a fatal structure fire on Mountain..

March 16, 2017 with 0 Comments

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