NEWS


8:24 pm
Updated: 8:26 pm. |    
Solar eclipse 2017
2:26 pm |    
Annual Bike Run successful
12:32 pm |    
Public Records
12:29 pm |    
Vamp opens in New Tazewell
1:36 pm |    
Congratulations
Church Events

Church Events

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Good news from schools

It looks as though the new director of schools is all for good news. Dr. Joseph Miller has implemented a positive information program that, he says, w...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Yoakum in East Tenn. Hall of Fame

Yoakum in East Tenn. Hall of Fame

Claiborne County’s Eleanor Yoakum has been named to the East Tennessee Business Hall of Fame. She received the honor during the 29th Annual Awar...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Area Happenings

Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Claiborne CTE students earn national awards

Claiborne CTE students earn national awards

Jan Runions | Claiborne ProgressThree Claiborne High Career and Technical Education (CTE) students were recognized during the August school board meet...

August 15th, 2017 |  


‘Bizarre Foods’ highlights WRSP, Boone

‘Bizarre Foods’ highlights WRSP, Boone

A local park and its living history was recently highlighted on an international television show.The “Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern” c...

August 15th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


4:13 pm |    
CGHS shuts out Cherokee
Photo gallery: Panthers football wins season opener

Photo gallery: Panthers football wins season opener

The Cumberland Gap Panthers said forget about the little eclipse because it was time to play football. In a game that was delayed due to illness, the ...

August 21st, 2017 |  


Gap has home opener

Gap has home opener

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August 21st, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Springdale Volunteer Fire Department Car Show

Photo gallery: Springdale Volunteer Fire Department Car Show

Here are some photos from a record breaking Springdale Volunteer Fire Department Car Show. Over 200 vehicles were present and pedestrian traffic was e...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Bulldogs versus Indians

Photo gallery: Bulldogs versus Indians

Claiborne and their football fanatics traveled well for the Bulldogs first game of 2017 but the end result wasn’t exactly what they had desired....

August 19th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: CMS keeps Hammer Trophy

Photo gallery: CMS keeps Hammer Trophy

And the Hammer Trophy….stays with Claiborne. The Claiborne Middle School Bulldogs held off a very good Horace Maynard team August 17 to keep the...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Area football teams compete in jamboree

Area football teams compete in jamboree

Instead of traveling to a jamboree this football season Claiborne played host to the 2017 Farm Bureau Claiborne High School Football Jamboree.The game...

August 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


2:45 pm |    
A servant’s heart
2:26 pm |    
Annual Bike Run successful

Surviving nuclear attack

President Donald Trump has vowed to meet more North Korea threats with “power the likes of which the world has never seen” and Kim Jong-un...

August 20th, 2017 updated: August 20th, 2017. |  


ETSU confers degrees at spring commencement

JOHNSON CITY – East Tennessee State University conferred nearly 1,900 degrees in two spring commencement ceremonies, one in the morning and one ...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Vamp opens in New Tazewell

Vamp opens in New Tazewell

Photo submittedVamp recently held a grand opening and ribbon cutting. Vamp is a new store located at 134 Main Street in New Tazewell. Vamp is a clothi...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Year of the tick

Year of the tick

I’ve always heard that a mild winter would lead to a summer with more bugs, and I’ve found that to be the case, especially this year with ...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Congratulations

Congratulations

Photo submittedThe good Lord has led two lives to take one path. Jock Keen and Connie Mcbee will wed at the Wedding Bell Chapel in Pigeon Forge, Tenne...

August 18th, 2017 |  


OPINION


2:45 pm |    
A servant’s heart

Surviving nuclear attack

President Donald Trump has vowed to meet more North Korea threats with “power the likes of which the world has never seen” and Kim Jong-un...

August 20th, 2017 updated: August 20th, 2017. |  


Year of the tick

Year of the tick

I’ve always heard that a mild winter would lead to a summer with more bugs, and I’ve found that to be the case, especially this year with ...

August 19th, 2017 |  


Spotlight in Education

Spotlight in Education

My name is Dr. Joseph A. Miller and I am your new Director of Schools. It is indeed an honor to be selected as your new Director of Schools for the Cl...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Help needed in community

To the editor:I would like to get support from our community to help homeless people in our local town and Knoxville Rescue Ministries Center. We also...

August 17th, 2017 |  


How I got a thumb

How I got a thumb

A prayer and a dreamWhen I was a little girl, I prayed the same prayer every night. I asked God to heal my scarred hands in my dreams. In my heart, I ...

August 13th, 2017 |  


God’s textbook, the Bible

God’s textbook, the Bible

Textbooks have changed over the decades. I remember carrying all my books in one arm; nowadays on the list of things kids need to purchase for school ...

August 13th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


12:51 pm |    
SunCrest relocates

Commercial Bank places AEDs in all branches

HARROGATE — Commercial Bank, based in Harrogate, is pleased to announce that 21 branches were equipped with an Automated External Defibrillator ...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Salon, school relocates

Salon, school relocates

Marisa Anders | Claiborne ProgressSandra Academy of Salon Services, Inc. has relocated and recently held a grand re-opening and expansion celebration....

August 9th, 2016 |  


Wreck ends chase

Wreck ends chase

There was a large police presence in Harrogate Tuesday evening after two men led law enforcement on a chase that began in Middlesboro and ended on Pro...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Middlesboro ARH examines priorities

Middlesboro ARH examines priorities

In an effort to measure the impact of current public health efforts, identify respective health concerns and priorities and guide the appropriate use ...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Claiborne Marine now open

Claiborne Marine now open

Claiborne Marine is now open as a second location for Morristown Marine. Sam and Delores Phillips have owned Morristown Marine LLC since May 2006. Nat...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Gap Boutique holds ribbon cutting

Gap Boutique holds ribbon cutting

Photos by Mike Grimm | Claiborne ProgressThe Boutique In Cumberland Gap held its official ribbon cutting ceremony last week. From left, Daniel England...

April 21st, 2016 |  


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