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Meet the Staff: Allen Earl

Veteran sports writer and photographer Allen Earl is no stranger to overcoming whatever punches life has to offer. ... 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

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

Grand jury returns indictments

The Claiborne Grand Jury has returned several indictments during its 2018 term. Stacy Dwayne Patterson, 37, was indicted ... 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: Little league opening day

After being delayed two weekends for inclement weather the 2018 New Tazewell Little League baseball opening day ceremony went on without a hitch. Here are ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Opinion

Joy in the morning

God is on our side. When our strength falters, His strength begins. Even though I know this in my heart, sometimes I still feel so ... 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: Cheyenne Tolliver signs to play basketball with Alice Lloyd

Claiborne High School basketball is sending another Lady Bulldog to play for Alice Lloyd. Cheyenne Tolliver signed to play basketball with the Eagles, April 20 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: Heaven Holt signs to play soccer for King University

Lady Bulldog Heaven Holt signed to play soccer with King University, April 20. Here are a few photos from the signing. There will be more ... Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Photo gallery: CMS baseball extends win streak out to eight

The Claiborne Middle School Bulldogs baseball team played Pineville April 19 on a very cold and windy baseball diamond looking for their eighth consecutive win ... 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.

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.

Sports

Stephen Smith to play college football with Eagles

Bulldog Stephen Smith has agreed to further his education and football career with Carson Newman University as a walk on. Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Panthers defeat Rebels on the road

Cumberland Gap baseball battled South Greene on the baseball diamond April 10. Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Bulldogs baseball sweeps Grainger

For Claiborne High School baseball to start getting the recognition they deserve, this team needed to get a signature district win. Read more | Add your comment

by Allen Earl.

Sports

Schaeffer’s Spring Nationals wows fans at the Taz

Tazewell Speedway held its first of many feature events of the new season April 13. The Schaeffer’s Spring Nationals $5,000 to win race was bad ... 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.

News

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.

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

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.

News

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.

News

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.

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