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Man charged with attempted murder of officer

A Tazewell man is charged with attempted murder of a police officer after an incident overnight. Read more | Add your comment

Man charged with attempted murder of officer

A Tazewell man is charged with attempted murder of a police officer after an incident overnight. Read more | Add your comment

Keck: ‘I’m not resigning!’

What has become known as the landfill excavator controversy had its official airing Monday evening, during the Claiborne ... Read more | Add your comment

Suspect indicted in commissioner home invasion case

It appears that Claiborne commissioner Bill Keck spent a bit of time late last year, dodging bullets in ... Read more | Add your comment

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Calling all books!

The Claiborne Public Library is granting a one-week stay of execution of late materials fees during the week of April 8-14. Those who have failed ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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Sexton hears criminal plea agreements

Judge Shayne Sexton heard several plea agreements recently, during sessions in Claiborne Criminal Court. Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

Sports

Photo gallery: Green Devils baseball gives Bulldogs their first district loss

Claiborne High School baseball had its six game district winning streak snapped by a hungry Greeneville team April 17. The Bulldogs came in with no ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Opinion

Living inspired for God

Regardless of how well we try to live, some people will still perceive us wrong. Instead of accepting our love and kindness, others might find ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Who is your authority?

My home sits surrounded by farmer’s fields. Living in this environment is conducive to having a problem with mice, especially around harvest time. As the ... 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.

News

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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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.

Sports

Corey Russell to be inducted into the SAC Hall of Fame

Corey Russell has been selected for induction into the South Atlantic Conference Hall of Fame. The ceremony will take place May 31 in Greenville, South ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Claiborne football holds banquet

Claiborne High School celebrated its 2017 football players and playoff season with a banquet April 8 in the multi-purpose room. The event began with catering ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Lady Bulldogs complete regular season sweep of Lady Panthers

One day after making the trip to Greenville and getting a big 13-5 victory in part by home runs from LeeAnn Parker, Isabelle Widner and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Bulldogs baseball keeps adding wins

The Claiborne High School baseball team is quietly putting together a noteworthy season. They are competitive in every game, including the ones where they play ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Gap drops JFWA for a win

Cumberland Gap High School’s Tyler Nelson kicks the ball from his position as keeper. Nelson closed the game for the Panthers. The final score had ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Like waiting for hours on an ambulance? You’ll love single-payer

“Hello, 9-1-1? I think I’m having a heart attack.” Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

If you quit

This column is about something I’ve thought about doing before and that’s just saying the heck with it. Some of you might say it a ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

Opinion

Filibusters are frivolous fanfare

American filibusters — What! Why grown men and women in the U.S. government would engage in such blabbermouth antics is beyond me. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Benefit for Trent coming up

A local woman is receiving help from the community in her battle against cancer. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Burkhart back in jail under revoked bond

The principal in the infamous ‘shock collar case’ is back in jail under a revoked bond. Wayne Carol Burkhart, 47, who recently underwent what turned ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

Sports

Photo gallery: CHS baseball now 5-0 in district after defeating Grizzlies

Claiborne High School baseball held off a late charge by a very good Grainger team to get their fifth district win against no losses. The ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Smith signs with Carson Newman

Stephen Smith signed to play football with Carson Newman in a ceremony April 9 at CHS. I’ll have more on the signing on the website ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

News

Admissions suspended to Diversicare of Claiborne

Tennessee Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner, MD, MPH, has suspended new admissions of residents to Diversicare of Claiborne, according to a news release from the Tennessee ... Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.

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Photo gallery: CHS football gallery

Claiborne High School held a banquet to celebrate their football season, April 8, in the multi-purpose room. After a nice meal catered by Haymaker Farms ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Opinion

Using my gift from God

God created us all for a purpose. If you’re anything like me, you might need to let that sink in for a moment. The all-magnificent ... 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: Lady Bulldogs softball versus Lady Panthers game 2

Claiborne and Cumberland Gap softball teams played the second of two regular season games April 3 and the Lady Bulldogs were victorious winning 13-2 against ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

News

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.

News

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.

Sports

Tazewell Speedway results

After a long, cold winter without the smells and noises of dirt track racing, Tazewell Speedway came alive March 31. The night was held in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Tenn. spring turkey season now open

The Tennessee spring turkey season began March 31 and continues through May 13. Bag limits are one bearded turkey per day, not to exceed four ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Gap lets game slip away to Greenville

Cumberland Gap High School played host to the Greenville Green Devils, March 27. The Claiborne County students were off all week due to spring break ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

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