Jan Runions, Author at Claiborne Progress

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Airstreams: silver in the Gap

Motor travel really came into its heyday during the 1920s, when long strips of proper roads like the Dixie Highway were developed. As the open ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Friday, October 22, 2021 8:46 am

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Industrial board wins tug-of-war; county reverses mayor veto

The Claiborne Commission overrode during its October meeting a veto of a resolution that had been adopted just the month before. The reversal hands back ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, October 21, 2021 8:28 am

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Clays for Children raises record $55,000 for Children’s Centers

Upper East Tennessee folk have a long history of coming out in support of a worthy cause. This year’s Clays for Children felt the love ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:42 am

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It’s Halloween time in Claiborne County

Halloween just wouldn’t be All Hallows’ Eve if we didn’t get to celebrate the day prior to All Saints’ Day in the traditional hainting of ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, October 20, 2021 9:14 am

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Area Happenings: Mobile Lifehouse, Candlelight Tour of the Old Jail

NOW-MAY 15 Debris burn permits are required continues, running through May 15 for leaf and brush piles. You may find permits at no charge via ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Tuesday, October 19, 2021 11:09 am

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NTPD officer saves life, nabs armed robber

Members of the New Tazewell Board of Mayor and Aldermen say the city is fortunate to have the kind of police officers who, by their ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 1:37 pm

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County mayor, industrial board plays tug-of-war with finances

Claiborne County Mayor Joe Brooks has vetoed a resolution that, if left alone, would have allowed the Claiborne Industrial Development Board (IDB) to stand as ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Friday, October 8, 2021 12:05 pm

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Law enforcement kept busy over the past week

Law enforcement officials have been busy recently in Claiborne County as they have worked multiple reported crimes in the past week. On Oct. 5, Claiborne ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, October 7, 2021 5:33 pm

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Area Happenings: Library book sale continues; revival at full gospel church of Springdale

OCT. 4-9 The Claiborne County Library Fall Book Sale is ongoing the week of Oct. 4-9 in the basement of the building. Hardbacks, audio books, ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, October 7, 2021 4:46 pm

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Lutheran church gifted with hand-made altar cross

Those who worship at the Chapel of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church were pleasantly surprised on Oct. 3 to see a beautifully handcrafted altar wall ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, October 6, 2021 1:40 pm

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