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LMU-Caylor Nursing to host info sessions

The Caylor School of Nursing (CSON) at Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) will host a Nursing Information Session for ... Read more | Add your comment

Free admission day at Lincoln Museum

The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum (ALLM), on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University (LMU), will open its ... Read more | Add your comment

Local community kicks off Operation Christmas Child

Volunteers from Claiborne, Union and surrounding counties will gather to kick off the Operation Christmas Child collection season. ... Read more | Add your comment

Feds plan reduction of opioid manufacture

There could be a significant reduction in the amount of opioids manufactured across the nation, if certain federal ... Read more | Add your comment

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Majority PVEC members vote ‘status quo’

Powell Valley Electric Cooperative (PVEC) voters came to the polls on Sept. 15 en masse to elect their favorite contenders for three director seats. However, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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EOC ready to help with FAFSA

The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) is ready to help all comers with their FAFSA Financial Aid for the upcoming Fall, Spring and Summer semesters. Now ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

Opinion

A little lesson for those who’ve forgotten

I’m baffled at times when President Trump takes particular actions. You know the actions to which I refer. I ask myself if perhaps he was ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Photo gallery: Bulldogs versus Blue Devils

Claiborne battled Unicoi Friday, September 14. The Bulldogs struggled with injuries before and during the game but looked good early. The second half was unkind ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CGHS soccer defeats CHS 3-2

The Claiborne High Lady Bulldogs soccer team battled rival Cumberland Gap September 11. The Lady Panthers withstood a huge comeback attempt from CHS to win ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Opinion

How Can Life Insurance Help You?

You may not be aware of it, but September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. Of course, you probably recognize, at least in a general sense, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Walking on Water

If you’re around ponds or rivers much you will have no doubt noticed long legged bugs literally walking on water. These are water striders (also ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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2018 Claiborne County Fair sets records

The Claiborne County Fair Association began its 2018 fair Aug. 27 with senior night along with gospel and Bluegrass music. Up at the livestock barn, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CHS vs UC football

The Claiborne Bulldogs traveled to Union County and faced a Union County team that has seemingly turned the corner and is staring at a bright ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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Sandefur to be nominated for president of Ky. Baptist Convention

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) – Pastor Nick Sandefur, a champion of the Cooperative Program who has an impressive record of leading churches to major growth, will ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Photo gallery: Panthers versus Bobcats

Oliver Springs Middle School came into Cumberland Gap and looked to get a victory from the Panthers. The Bobcats were on target with their offense ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

New event wows fans at fair

The Claiborne County Fair Association tried a new motor sports this year. The drag racing ATV’s and side by side were expected to put on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Sunset on the 2018 Claiborne County Fair

The sun went down on the 2018 Claiborne County Fair, September 1. As the sun was setting, the tractors and trucks lined up to pull ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Claiborne County Fair Day 5

The tractor pull was the feature event of day five and the antique and modified tractors were on display for the large crowd gathered in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Opinion

Consider financial gifts for your grandchildren

National Grandparents Day is observed on Sept. 9. If you’re a grandparent, you may get some gifts or cards – or maybe even a phone ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Photo gallery: CC Fair demolition derby

Day four of the Claiborne County Fair featured the highly anticipated demolition derby. There were two classes this year plus the added bonus of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CC Fair Day 3

Day three of the Claiborne County Fair featured the 4-H Chick Chain, Poultry Show and Auction. The Grand Champion was Brooke Scott and the Reserve ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CC Fair day 2

Day two of the 2018 Claiborne County Fair featured the 4-H Junior Sheep Show, lawn mower pull and the 2018 Fairest of the Fair Pageant. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Opinion

Through God we can overcome it all

Most of the time, we create our own struggles with our thoughts. The enemy loves to overwhelm us with the future. If we are constantly ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Love Letters

A few weeks ago, I commented that Julie and I would have our 40th anniversary by the end of the month. As I type this, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Labor Day – You Can Work to Become a Better Investor

Next week, we observe Labor Day, a holiday to honor all the hard-working people in this country. As one of them, keep in mind that ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

CMS Bulldogs fall to Eagleton

Only a few weeks ago, the Claiborne Middle School Football program was on the verge of not being able to field a team. After a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website each week for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website each week for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Panthers defeat Indians

Cumberland Gap welcomed Hancock County into the land of the Panthers for battle on the gridiron on Aug. 24. Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Jackets survive battle with Bulldogs

Claiborne High School took its football team through the tunnel to play against Middlesboro’s Jackets in a border war. The game was called the Veteran’s ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: 2018 Claiborne County Fair Opening Day

The Claiborne County Fair got underway August 27 and the first day featured gospel, bluegrass music, the youth dairy show and much, much more. Here ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Panthers versus Indians

Here are a few photos from the Cumberland Gap versus Hancock football game. The Panthers got the victory to move to 2-0 on the season. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Jackets versus Bulldogs

If the future meetings between Claiborne and Middlesboro High Schools are as entertaining as the one August 24, sign us up for more of them. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CMS Bulldogs versus Eagleton Royals

The Claiborne Middle School Bulldogs struggled to get enough players to field a team but at kickoff of the first game, August 23, they had ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.