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Public Records
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ROHO fundraiser coming up

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...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Grand Jury indicts Poston

Grand Jury indicts Poston

A former Powell Valley Elementary School bookkeeper was indicted by the Claiborne County Grand Jury for allegedly embezzling school funds over a two-y...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Drop off unwanted prescriptions safely

Drop off unwanted prescriptions safely

Pharmaceutical Take-Back Program prescription drug take-back boxes provide a secure location where unused and unwanted prescription drugs can be safel...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Estep decides plea agreements

Estep decides plea agreements

Judge Robert Estep decided several plea agreements recently during hearings in Claiborne County Sessions Court.David C. Jones, 31, charged with domest...

April 15th, 2017 |  


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...

April 15th, 2017 |  


And, the winner is…

And, the winner is…

The Claiborne County School Board can now breathe a sigh of relief as plans are being made to welcome the new director of schools, slated to officiall...

April 14th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


ROHO fundraiser coming up

ROHO fundraiser coming up

Named after famous celebrity personality Archie Campbell, the ROHO organization has been in operation since 1965 and have been active in Middlesboro e...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Panthers baseball defeat West Greene

Panthers baseball defeat West Greene

Cumberland Gap High School played host to the Buffaloes of West Greene for an important game of district baseball.In a game full of ups and downs for ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Stallworth makes history

Stallworth makes history

William Stallworth made history at Cumberland Gap High School when he took a pen and signed to play soccer for a college team April 12. Stallworth is ...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Panthers grab early lead

Panthers grab early lead

One inning was all Cumberland Gap needed to create a comfortable lead during their game against Scott County on April 10. The Panthers tallied five ru...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Lady Bulldogs sweep regular season sweep of rival

Lady Bulldogs sweep regular season sweep of rival

Claiborne High School and Cumberland Gap High School met on the CHS softball diamond April 10 for the second rivalry game of the 2017 season.The Lady ...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs baseball comes back to win against Bell Co.

Bulldogs baseball comes back to win against Bell Co.

Claiborne High School baseball welcomed the Bell County Bobcats onto the diamond for a game of non-district baseball​ April 13.The weather was s...

April 19th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Uneasy preachers
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The best fishing weather
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Bible prophecy and Syria

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...

April 19th, 2017 |  


A voice for God – a voice for good

Our Good Lord in Heaven has been so good to me.Ask someone their name and they’ll often reply, ‘I’m a Smith or I’m a Jones, Jo...

April 16th, 2017 |  


History of hickory trees

History of hickory trees

Hickory trees are so common in our area that most of our woodlands are classified as the “oak-hickory” forest type. They provide humans an...

April 15th, 2017 updated: April 15th, 2017. |  


Playing ball in 1964

Playing ball in 1964

Photo courtesy of Bridget DayThe girl’s basketball team at Midway School in 1964. Front row, Francis Cupp, Charlotte Lynch, Sandy Cardwell, Bren...

April 13th, 2017 |  


A visit to history – Long Tom

It may have been a 30-pounder Parrott Rifle, but to the Civil War soldiers at Cumberland Gap it was “Long Tom.”Both Union and Confederate ...

April 13th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Uneasy preachers

National Park Week: A great time to celebrate what’s right with America

This week is National Park Week. It’s a great time to celebrate what’s right with America — to reflect on the beauty, magic and sere...

April 21st, 2017 |  


A voice for God – a voice for good

Our Good Lord in Heaven has been so good to me.Ask someone their name and they’ll often reply, ‘I’m a Smith or I’m a Jones, Jo...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Bible prophecy and Syria

Bible prophecy and Syria

Whenever there is saber rattling in the Middle East, the questions about Armeggedon begin to flow. Just to get the Armeggedon question answered, the t...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Sessions begins the process of ending war on police

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered the Justice Department review of all consent decrees entered into with police and corrections departments a...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Bill O’Reilly’s alleged escapades

Bill O’Reilly most likely can afford to retire and he probably should be thinking about it before he spends all of his life savings on settling ...

April 12th, 2017 |  


More than clothes or a rabbit’s wiggly nose

More than clothes or a rabbit’s wiggly nose

Easter is upon us!Have you noticed how the holidays have gone from celebrating a person or event to a lot of, well, not celebrating an individual or e...

April 9th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Salon, school relocates
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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 |  


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