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Reece Monuments cuts ribbon on new location

Mike Reece and his monument company, Reece Monuments, completed their move to Tazewell and held their grand opening ... Read more | Add your comment

Estep dispenses with plea agreements

Judge Robert Estep dispensed with several plea agreements, during hearings in Claiborne Sessions Court. Read more | Add your comment

‘The grave that they dug him had flowers’

Decoration Day, as it was first called, came about as a way to honor those who died during ... Read more | Add your comment

CCSO tracks drugs

The Claiborne County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) focused a good portion of its efforts last week on illegal drugs. ... Read more | Add your comment

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Gap amends traffic laws

The Tennessee General Assembly recently amended its statutes that limit municipalities to Class C misdemeanors when adopting and enforcing city ordinances. The town of Cumberland ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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Public Records

The following public records are the only public records that have been made available to the Claiborne Progress. If you feel that there has been ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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CHS football spring scrimmage

Claiborne Bulldogs football held a scrimmage, May 18, against the South Greene Rebels. The Bulldogs were coming off an away scrimmage against Volunteer and the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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Boldon has huge weekend, wins individual regional championship

For years and years, Jimmy Boldon had dreamed of winning a regional fishing championship and has worked hard in pursuit of it. “Minner” as many ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: History making Panthers fall to G.P. in sub-state

The most impressive soccer team in the history of Claiborne County high school sports had its season ended, May 19. The regional and district champion ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CHS vs South Greene football scrimmage

The Claiborne Bulldogs football team held their only home spring scrimmage against South Greene, May 18. The Bulldogs played from behind the entire scrimmage as ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Reece Monuments ribbon cutting

Reece Monuments has completed the move to their new location in Tazewell, Tennessee and they held their ribbon cutting, May 18. Many local government officials ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Panthers win Regional Championship

Two highly competitive teams met on the pitch at Cumberland Gap, May 16 for the Class A, Division 1 Regional Championship. Cumberland Gap and Oneida ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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Public Records

The following public records are the only public records that have been made available to the Claiborne Progress. If you feel that there has been ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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Photo gallery: Panthers soccer too much for Warriors in regional battle

After winning both the regular season and post-season district championships, the Panthers began their pursuit of a state title, May 14. The first step was ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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God is love

It’s so easy to judge. All we can see is a person’s actions and we don’t know what their heart is feeling at the time. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Public Records

The following public records are the only public records that have been made available to the Claiborne Progress. If you feel that there has been ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

Sports

Photo gallery: Special Olympics Track and Field

The Area 17, Special Olympics Track and Field was held, May 11 at the Tazewell Park. Many area schools fielded teams and there were many ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: A glance into Farm Day

The 11th year of Farm Day presented by Farm Bureau and the Claiborne County Soil Conservation District was once again a huge success. Kids were ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Bubba Lake signs with Berea

Bubba Lake joined family, friends, teammates, school officials and coaches in the library of Cumberland Gap High School to sign with the Berea Mountaineers, May ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CHS battles Greeneville and West Greene in back to back games

The Claiborne Bulldogs had stayed on the winners side of the bracket until they met up with Greeneville, May 9. The Bulldogs jumped ahead of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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Church Events

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

Photo gallery: Heartache in Harrogate as Panthers eliminated from tournament

After falling to Claiborne earlier in the evening May 9, West Greene had to quickly get back up to play a very good Panthers team. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CHS advances after defeating West Greene

The Claiborne Bulldogs baseball team was facing a huge task when they met West Greene, May 8, during the district tournament. Both teams were without ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Cedric Brown signs to play baseball with the Wasps

Cedric Brown met with family, friends, teammates, coaches and school administrators on May 3 in the Claiborne High School Library to sign his letter of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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Meet the Staff: Karen Rhymer

The true ‘personality’ at the Claiborne Progress is receptionist, classified advertising representative and all-around handy person Karen Rhymer, whose main job is to assist visitors ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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Gap soccer seniors recognized

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by Staff Reports.

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Gap soccer has undefeated season

The Cumberland Gap High School boys’ soccer team made history by going undefeated on the regular season this year. Read more | Add your comment

by Marisa Anders.

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Celebrating 75 years together

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by Staff Reports.

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Happy 70th anniversary

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by Staff Reports.

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Cemetery News

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by Staff Reports.

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Claiborne hands Bell County 17-2 loss

Over the past five games, Bell County, Kentucky, High School has hit a rough patch. Unable to get the bats going, the Bobcats lost 17-2 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Sports

Panthers down Black Knights

The Cumberland Gap High School Panthers baseball team got a big district win April 30 against Chuckey-Doak by the final score of 12-6. Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Offense struggles as West Greene takes 2 from Claiborne

The Claiborne baseball team has been struggling at the plate for the last few games and they were trying to get out of that slump ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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