NEWS


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Dubin celebrates 30 years
10:46 am |    
Boots on the ground
9:15 am |    
Celebrating 58 years
8:30 am
Updated: 8:30 am. |    
Budget committee resolution scratched
7:09 pm
Updated: 7:09 pm. |    
School director finalists ‘duke it out’
2:32 pm |    
Public Records
From the archives — 1903

From the archives — 1903

Photos submittedClaiborne Progress reader Betty Barnard found an 1903 issue of the newspaper and shared it with us for our 130th anniversary celebrati...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Contribute to anniversary issues

Happy anniversary to us! This year marks the 130th anniversary of the Claiborne Progress! To commemorate our anniversary, we are having a year-long ce...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


LMU to host public health fair for people, pets

LMU to host public health fair for people, pets

Lincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine (LMU-CVM) will host a public health fair for people and their pets on March 25, from 10 a.m...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Bonnaroo to offer all-night stage for dance, hip-hop artists

MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Music fans will have more options to dance the night away at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, which is unveiling a...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


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...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


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...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Cornhole tournament held

Cornhole tournament held

The Area 12 Special Olympics first annual cornhole tournament was held March 24 at the Springdale Elementary School Gymnasium.Last year an event was h...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Panthers defeat Claiborne

Panthers defeat Claiborne

The Claiborne Middle School Bulldogs hosted the Cumberland Gap Panthers March 24. The Panthers were able to go back home with a 7-2 victory.It was a b...

March 28th, 2017 |  


CHS takes on Greeneville

CHS takes on Greeneville

After playing at Greeneville March 20 and falling 12-4, the Claiborne Lady Bulldogs softball team hosted the Green Devils March 21. The hopes were tha...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Middle school rivals take to softball field

Middle school rivals take to softball field

The middle school softball teams from Claiborne and Cumberland Gap met on the diamond at Cumberland Gap High School March 20. Some rivalries are made ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Panthers middle school baseball gets victory over the Bulldogs

Panthers middle school baseball gets victory over the Bulldogs

The rivalry middle school baseball game between the Panthers and Bulldogs was on March 24 and the Panthers got ahead and stayed ahead to win 7-2. For ...

March 26th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Special Olympics Cornhole Tournament

Photo gallery: Special Olympics Cornhole Tournament

Springdale Elementary School hosted the Special Olympics Cornhole tournament March 24. There were 125 plus participants that enjoyed the event to its ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


9:15 am |    
Celebrating 58 years
1:02 pm |    
God’s acceptable bouquet
God’s acceptable bouquet

God’s acceptable bouquet

The belief that Hell is not a real place is gaining steam in some circles of Christianity. This teaching causes huge problems with Christianity in gen...

March 26th, 2017 |  


From the archives — 1903

From the archives — 1903

Photos submittedClaiborne Progress reader Betty Barnard found an 1903 issue of the newspaper and shared it with us for our 130th anniversary celebrati...

March 24th, 2017 |  


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...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


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...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Goins places in science fair

Goins places in science fair

Photo submittedBreanna Goins recently placed third out of 25 students who competed at the annual Clinch-Powell Educational Cooperative science fair, h...

March 21st, 2017 |  


OPINION


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God’s acceptable bouquet
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Christian influence
Public notices play key role in open government

Public notices play key role in open government

Something good happened last month in the South Dakota Legislature. House Bill 1167 was killed.HB 1167 would have allowed municipalities with more tha...

March 15th, 2017 |  


It’s your right, it’s your business

It’s your right, it’s your business

Every action of government is your business.Every document held in government halls is your piece of paper.Every penny spent by government is your mon...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Sunshine Week celebrates the public’s right to know

Sunshine Week celebrates the public’s right to know

Rita Ward had a question: Why did a weekly listing of causes of death suddenly stop appearing in the local newspaper?It turned out the health departme...

March 15th, 2017 |  


The power of God

The power of God

Do you have the power of God? Maybe an even more important question would be - what is the power of God?When asking Christians about God’s power...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Let Tennesseans choose their shopping days

The sale of wine in supermarkets was a long, hard-fought victory. One that received the overwhelming support of more than 70 percent of Tennesseans.Fo...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Would the kind people please stand up?

I’m missing people.In recent years I have eulogized my wife’s father’s funeral as well as her mother’s funeral this past Janua...

March 9th, 2017 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA