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Public Records

Estep processes plea agreements

Judge Robert Estep processed several plea agreements recently during hearings in Claiborne Sessions Court.Dennis Evans, 47, charged with driving under...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Goode graduates as THP trooper

Goode graduates as THP trooper

After serving over a decade with various police agencies in his hometown of Claiborne County, one police officer’s dream of becoming a state tro...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Local land certified as Stewardship Forest

Local land certified as Stewardship Forest

Curtis Rosenbalm is a fourth generation owner of a 250-acre farm in Claiborne County that has been in his family over 100 years. Most of the property ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Wreck ends chase

Wreck ends chase

There was a large police presence in Harrogate Tuesday evening after two men led law enforcement on a chase that began in Middlesboro and ended on Pro...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


A meeting of the minds

A meeting of the minds

The “invisible industry” that is tourism is getting a serious leg-up locally via the creation of the Cumberland Gap Region Tourism Associa...

July 21st, 2016 |  


SPORTS


New Tazewell faces off with Putnam for championship

New Tazewell faces off with Putnam for championship

On a hot, humid July evening the all stars of New Tazewell and Putnam took to the diamond for game one of the 2016 Senior League All Star championship...

July 20th, 2016 |  


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 |  


LIFE


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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 27th, 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 25th, 2016 |  


Tenn. AAA president retires

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — AAA — The Auto Club Group welcomed Tony Alberton as Tennessee territory vice president on May 31. He succeeds Tim Wrigh...

July 24th, 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 22nd, 2016 |  


Local land certified as Stewardship Forest

Local land certified as Stewardship Forest

Curtis Rosenbalm is a fourth generation owner of a 250-acre farm in Claiborne County that has been in his family over 100 years. Most of the property ...

July 22nd, 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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