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Making a pretty pastime

Making a pretty pastime

Crocheting is becoming one of the many lost mountain arts; however New Tazewell resident Susan Grana is helping to keep the tradition alive by making ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Thornsbury joins Medical Center Clinic

Thornsbury joins Medical Center Clinic

Max Money and all of the Medical Center Clinic staff are proud to be welcoming a new provider, Angela Thornsbury, who is a Certified Family Nurse Prac...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Walking in style

Walking in style

Do you remember these styles in tennis shoes? What about the prices? This ad is from the April 22, 1987 issue of the Claiborne Progress. .neFileBlock ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Tourney champs — where are they now?

Tourney champs — where are they now?

These young men composed the fifth and sixth grade SMMS Blue Devils team that won the tournament in 1987. This photo was in the April 22, 1987 issue o...

February 17th, 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...

February 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Photo gallery: Grizzlies defeat Black Knights on second day of district tournament

Photo gallery: Grizzlies defeat Black Knights on second day of district tournament

The second day of the TSSAA District 2A tournament held at Cumberland Gap High School February 18 started with a girls game that saw the Lady Grizzlie...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Trent Graves drops 29 as Panthers eliminate the Buffaloes from district tournament

Photo gallery: Trent Graves drops 29 as Panthers eliminate the Buffaloes from district tournament

The final game of day one at the TSSAA District 2A tournament held at Cumberland Gap High School February 17 featured the hosting Cumberland Gap Panth...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: West Greene Lady Buffaloes fall in district tournament play to Lady Black Knights

Photo gallery: West Greene Lady Buffaloes fall in district tournament play to Lady Black Knights

The third game of the TSSAA District 2A tournament held at Cumberland Gap featured Chuckey-Doak and West Greene in a girl’s first round meeting....

February 18th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: The Black Knights end Bulldogs season with district tournament win

Photo gallery: The Black Knights end Bulldogs season with district tournament win

The second game of the District 2A tournament belonged to the boys of Claiborne High and Chuckey-Doak. Cumberland Gap High School played host to the t...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Lady Panthers send Lady Bulldogs home from district tournament

Photo gallery: Lady Panthers send Lady Bulldogs home from district tournament

The Tennessee Secondary Schools Athletic Association District 2A basketball tournament got underway February 17 at Cumberland Gap High School.The open...

February 18th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Tips for planting trees
The Aladdin attitude of prayer

The Aladdin attitude of prayer

As we go through the Christian life, we experience life. There will be good days; there will be bad days. As the Bible says, “To every thing the...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Cancer: Thriving and Surviving workshop

Cancer can strike fear, confusion, and helplessness in individuals diagnosed with the disease and their caregivers. Cancer patients and survivors must...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Jacobs visits Kiwanis Club

Jacobs visits Kiwanis Club

Photo submittedSula Jacobs, left, superintendent of the Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, gave members of Wilderness Road Kiwanis Club a previe...

February 9th, 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...

February 8th, 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...

February 8th, 2017 |  


OPINION


The Aladdin attitude of prayer

The Aladdin attitude of prayer

As we go through the Christian life, we experience life. There will be good days; there will be bad days. As the Bible says, “To every thing the...

February 12th, 2017 |  


The religion of self

The religion of self

Donald Trump is now the 45th President of the United States. One could conclude a majority of Americans were aware their land was being indoctrinated ...

February 12th, 2017 |  


A speech everyone should read

A speech everyone should read

As a country, we make a habit of looking forward, not backward. But I’m going to ask you to turn your attention back a few weeks, to Barack Obam...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Open letter to Claiborne County School Board

Dear School Board Members:Every year before school begins, I can’t sleep. Not a wink. This is a very odd thing for me considering how much I enj...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Trump declares war on sanctuary cities

President Donald Trump entered his earliest rallies and his inauguration among crowds cheering “build the wall!” Now, he will finally do i...

February 1st, 2017 |  


How online education can fix its student retention problem

The recent growth of online education has been astounding. Last year, 35 million people signed up for at least one online class. That’s more tha...

February 1st, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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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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