NEWS


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Public Records

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 an o...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Library ‘certs up’

Library ‘certs up’

The Claiborne County Public Library is taking a proactive approach, it seems, to ensure business is conducted in the best possible way.Library board c...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Cancer’s origins run deep

Cancer’s origins run deep

An international team of researchers, including Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine Assistant Professor of Anatomy Zach...

August 20th, 2016 |  


Water on the brain

It appears the town of Cumberland Gap will be raising its sewer tap fee, if an ordinance proposed during the August meeting of the board of Mayor and ...

August 19th, 2016 |  


LMU hosts leadership symposium

LMU hosts leadership symposium

Lincoln Memorial University welcomed 19 young women from Knox, Claiborne, Union and Scott Counties in Tennessee for “TheCORE: Youth Leadership S...

August 19th, 2016 |  


A hot hobby

A hot hobby

When you take a drink of your steamy hot coffee in the morning, pay special attention to the mug you’re drinking from. Chances are if the mug is...

August 19th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


12:54 pm |    
CHS falls in home opener
Breaking through the line

Breaking through the line

Confident is the best word to describe Claiborne Middle School football’s newest addition to the program. This player has played both little lea...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


CMS girls’ soccer kicks off

CMS girls’ soccer kicks off

After weeks of practices and hard work in the summer heat the sports season began with middle school soccer. Claiborne’s Middle School Lady Bull...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Lady Bulldogs preparing for season

Lady Bulldogs preparing for season

Shawn Peters has assembled his 2016 girls’ soccer team for Claiborne High School. Tabbed as “team six,” this team has a great mix of...

August 19th, 2016 |  


CHS tractor pull benefits SkillsUSA participants

CHS tractor pull benefits SkillsUSA participants

A partly cloudy sky and temperatures in the mid- to high- 80s greeted the participants of the 2016 Claiborne High School SkillsUSA Antique Tractor Pul...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Familiar names take checkered flags at Taz

Familiar names take checkered flags at Taz

Two local drivers grabbed checkers August 13 and Jason Trammell won his 100th feature. Trammell reached a milestone when he won in the Limited Late Mo...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Panthers middle football ready for season

Panthers middle football ready for season

The Ben Owens era has started at Cumberland Gap. He was named the head coach of the middle school Panthers football team and is now working hard to ge...

August 19th, 2016 |  


LIFE


11:59 pm |    
Community Calendar
2:17 pm |    
Celebrating 85 years
11:59 pm |    
Community Calendar

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...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Sunbeams: A natural light show

Sunbeams: A natural light show

I was admiring a beautiful light display the other day when the early morning sun went behind a small cloud, resulting in rays of sunlight appearing t...

August 23rd, 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...

August 23rd, 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...

August 18th, 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...

August 17th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Claiborne Outside: Mountain tea

Claiborne Outside: Mountain tea

This article came from my Mom sharing her experiences of growing up on a local Tennessee hillside farm back in the day before you could go to the stor...

August 15th, 2016 |  


America’s responsibility

Most of us make our decisions every day. When the point comes that someone else is making all of our decisions then that’s not very great for an...

August 12th, 2016 |  


We count on the mail

I got the mail today.A couple of bills. A greeting card. Some catalogs. A newspaper. One package that my wife grabbed right away. (Wonder what that wa...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Hillary’s big night can’t overcome history of deception, avarice

They ordered flags.They ordered USA signs, and they trained attendees to chant USA when Bernie’s folks sought to disrupt.They even made the back...

August 7th, 2016 |  


An exposé, part two

An exposé, part two

My wife and I recently had the opportunity to tour a few Western states and it gave birth to a flood of stirring thoughts - it was perceptive insight ...

August 6th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


3:12 pm |    
Salon, school relocates
4:37 pm
Updated: 5:37 pm. |    
Wreck ends chase
Claiborne Marine now open

Claiborne Marine now open

Claiborne Marine is now open as a second location for Morristown Marine. Sam and Delores Phillips have owned Morristown Marine LLC since May 2006. Nat...

June 8th, 2016 |  


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 |  


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