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Man guilty of child rape

A Campbell County man has been found guilty of child rape.A jury found Norman C. Good, of Jacksboro, guilty Thursday afternoon after a two-day trial.A...

January 19th, 2017 |  


A big buck amounts to big bucks in restitution

A big buck amounts to big bucks in restitution

NEW MARKET — Recent legislation that increases financial penalties on those convicted of illegally killing big game was enforced in a case invol...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Drought sign-up ends Jan. 30

Claiborne and Union Counties have been declared eligible for assistance under the Livestock Forage Program (LFP) as a result of the Drought of 2016 as...

January 19th, 2017 |  


CHS students earn ACT benchmark medals

CHS students earn ACT benchmark medals

Claiborne High School recognized several of its seniors who reached or surpassed their ACT benchmarks by Oct. 21, 2016 during the recent ballgame agai...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Parties, protests to take over DC for Trump’s inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation’s capital for Donald Trump’s inauguration and a ma...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Booze on the brain

Booze on the brain

The somewhat controversial passage during the November general election of a referendum allowing the sale of wine in retail food stores had the Tazewe...

January 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Bulldogs stun Lady Indians

Lady Bulldogs stun Lady Indians

The Hancock County High School played host to the Claiborne High School Bulldogs Jan. 10 for a total of four basketball games. The first two were juni...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs take another victory over Hancock

Bulldogs take another victory over Hancock

The Claiborne boys basketball team took the floor at Hancock County January 10 against an Indian team that was set on springing the upset. The two coa...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Panthers’ hot shooting dooms Bulldogs

Panthers’ hot shooting dooms Bulldogs

It was definitely Friday the 13th for the Claiborne High School Bulldogs when the Cumberland Gap Panthers walked onto the court as everything seemed t...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Lady Panthers shine in win over rival

Lady Panthers shine in win over rival

Cumberland Gap brought its basketball teams into the Claiborne County High School gymnasium for three games of rivalry basketball. The first game was ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Lady Panthers defeat Lady Bulldogs

Photo gallery: Lady Panthers defeat Lady Bulldogs

The Cumberland Gap Lady Panthers went into the Dog Pound and defeated the Lady Bulldogs January 13. The Lady Panthers turned their season around with ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


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...

January 18th, 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...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Eldridge recognized by national association

Eldridge recognized by national association

The National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC) represents over 7,000 trucking companies in the U.S. and Canada that employ over 90,000 d...

January 15th, 2017 |  


VFW holds annual Christmas Angels program

VFW holds annual Christmas Angels program

Photo courtesy of Stacy CurryChristmas was made special again for some young people by the local VFW Post #8779 in New Tazewell. Several people and bu...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Simple reasoning for predator harassment

Simple reasoning for predator harassment

You may have seen a group of crows or other birds appearing to attack a hawk or owl sitting in a tree. This is called mobbing and is done to a number ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Record expungement right for Ky.

Just because someone has been incarcerated for a low-level crime doesn’t mean he or she is a bad person.A lot of people who have been convicted ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Things God wants you to take

A Christian heart is a generous heart. It is not in the Christian spirit to be greedy or selfish. Everyone would agree that being a giving, benevolent...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Guantanamo Bay prisoners should be transferred

As the Obama administration makes a final push to reduce the number of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay, President-elect Donald Trump is vowing to halt tra...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Staying motivated in America

Many Americans need more motivation.One of the greatest internal dynamics that any human can possess is motivation. Life is very difficult for many Am...

January 11th, 2017 |  


How Trump could increase military spending without increasing the deficit

In fiscal year 2016 the U.S. national debt rose $1.4 trillion to almost $20 trillion, a drag on the economy that has undermined sustainable economic g...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Look forward to 2017

I hope 2017 can be a good year for you. Whatever you can do to assist with the success of your year will be very helpful. A local businessman remarked...

January 8th, 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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