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A meeting of the minds
Outdoor skit for kids highlights WRSP July programs

Outdoor skit for kids highlights WRSP July programs

EWING, Va. — A first of its kind outdoor nature skit for kids, Tall Tree Tales, on July 23 at 7 p., highlights the second half of July’s s...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Church Events

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Man missing since June found

Man missing since June found

The body of a missing Claiborne County man has been found.Eugene J. Elmore, 78, also known as “Jack,” was last seen June 13 in the Midway ...

July 19th, 2016 updated: July 19th, 2016. |  


RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

RNC: Ohio delegation overjoyed by ‘Down Under’ speech

The Ohio delegation to the Republican National Convention received a visit from “Down Under” during its kickoff breakfast Monday.Australia...

July 18th, 2016 |  


WLTF Pageant winners

WLTF Pageant winners

The annual White Lightning Trail Festival Pageant was held in June and several winners were chosen. Photos courtesy of the Claiborne Economic Partners...

July 17th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


New Tazewell defeats Greeneville, moves to championship

New Tazewell defeats Greeneville, moves to championship

New Tazewell All Stars (NTAS) Senior League baseball team continued its run for the state championship July 12. After losing their first game of the t...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Tazewell Speedway results

Tazewell Speedway results

Fighting to keep the track race-able due to the rains, the staff of Tazewell Speedway had to work hard in order to get the race program in over the we...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Tazewell Speedway results

Tazewell Speedway results

Each season Tazewell Speedway hosts a wonderful night of racing action during the Independence Day weekend. This time it came in the form of the Iron ...

July 13th, 2016 |  


New Tazewell All Stars making run at state

New Tazewell All Stars making run at state

The New Tazewell Senior League All Stars baseball team is on a remarkable run that has seen them cruise through the District 6 tournament and qualify ...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Local girls compete at World Series softball

Local girls compete at World Series softball

Five young ladies from Claiborne County are making strides playing travel softball. The young softball players are learning the game and perfecting th...

July 13th, 2016 |  


P.V. shoots well at world tourney

P.V. shoots well at world tourney

The 2016 Powell Valley Indians Archery Team wrapped up their season in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, at the World Archery Tournament. The team came to...

July 13th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Community Calendar
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Community Calendar
Community Calendar

Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the an...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Church Events

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the an...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

To place an event in the Community Calendar, email: bmoore@civitasmedia.com; fax: 606-573-0042 attention Bethany Key; or drop a written copy of the an...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Festival ‘Quilt Block Contest’ announced

The Cumberland Mountain Fall Festival 2016 Quilt Block Contest, co-sponsored by Cosby’s of Harrogate, the Cumberland Mountain Fall Festival and ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Another time
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Shortleaf pine troubles

Bad trade deals keeping economy in neutral

Standing beneath a statue of Ho Chi Minh in Vietnam earlier this year, U.S. president Barack Obama bragged about his ability to ram a rigged, crony ca...

July 17th, 2016 |  


‘Extremely careless’ usually has consequences

When I was 16 years old I drove my old ‘64 Chevelle about 70 mph to school one morning and ended up over a steep bank which resulted in a two we...

July 17th, 2016 |  


What they’re fighting over

Barring a surprise at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland later this month, the race for the presidency is set. So this seems a good time ...

July 13th, 2016 |  


Millennials shouldn’t gamble wealth on health

Millennials are increasingly making traditional “adult” purchases. In 2015, Americans in their twenties and thirties bought four million v...

July 10th, 2016 |  


Obama pulls bait, switch on Atlantic offshore drilling

President Obama just had a change of heart on offshore energy development.Last year, the president put forward a blueprint to expand oil and gas explo...

July 10th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Wreck ends chase
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Claiborne Marine now open
Gap Boutique holds ribbon cutting

Gap Boutique holds ribbon cutting

Photos by Mike Grimm | Claiborne ProgressThe Boutique In Cumberland Gap held its official ribbon cutting ceremony last week. From left, Daniel England...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Commercial Bank acquires National Bank of Tennessee

Commercial BancGroup, Inc., the holding company of Commercial Bank based in Harrogate, recently announced the acquisition of National Bank of Tennesse...

January 26th, 2016 |  


Mays builds new business center

Mays builds new business center

MIDDLESBORO, Ky. - Local business leader Justin Mays spent much of 2015 building a new business center at 1475 Hwy. US 25E, moving his State Farm Insu...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Food City recognizes volunteerism

Food City strives to be well-known for their superior customer service and vast community involvement. In keeping with their service standards, each y...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Pure Bliss: Just upon the hill

Pure Bliss: Just upon the hill

Jan Runions | Claiborne ProgressBrittany Johnston and Kasie Stanley (sixth and fifth from the left), owners/operators of Pure Bliss Nails & Esthet...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Something for everyone at Papa Chum’s

Something for everyone at Papa Chum’s

Oldies, goodies and new items can all be found in a new shop in Cumberland Gap.Papa Chum’s Music & Rarities, located at 522 Pinnacle Alley, ...

November 18th, 2015 updated: November 18th, 2015. |  


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