Claiborne High School held its highly successful Pink Out for Black (POFB) event Feb. 3 and for the sixth year filled the lobby and gymnasium with the color pink.The annual POFB featured the always heart-touching memory room and special performances from the TNT Eagles Dance Team, the CHS cheerleaders and CHS dance team. The first performances of the night belonged to the CHS Dance Team and the TNT Eagles who performed to an already huge crowd that had gathered during the junior varsity girl’s game. The TNT Eagles are coached by CHS seniors Alexis Britton, Chloe Crutchfield, Emily Neely and Charity Smith. They are sponsored by Mrs. Laura Ellison.
The Tazewell Speedway 2014 racing season gets underway March 22 with the Fifth Annual Charles Trammell Memorial.This year’s edition is a $1,500 to win race for the limited late models.
The Claiborne Lady Bulldogs won their opening round game in the District 2-AA basketball tournament and then lost in the semi-final round to a great Grainger team 75-20 followed up with a loss to Greeneville, 77-34 in the consolation game.During the semi-final contest against Grainger, the Lady Bulldogs struggled to find an offensive flow and found it extremely hard to score the basketball. During the first two periods, the Bulldogs’ offense was able to score only 10 points. ...
The Claiborne High School Bulldogs found trouble in the form of the Green Devils during the semi-final round of the District 2-AA basketball tournament, losing in controversial fashion 58-48 and then falling to Grainger in the consolation game, 57-52.The Bulldogs earned a spot in the semi-final round by defeating the Cumberland Gap Panthers but their hopes of a district title were erased by the Greeneville Green Devils who didn’t score any points in the final period except fr...
The Claiborne High School Lady Bulldogs defeated the visiting Lady Indians of Hancock County on senior night 48-25.CHS coach Misty Cooper’s team took the game over from the start and allowed the Lady Bulldogs to cruise to a victory over Hancock.Dakotah Turner and Haley Bolden combined for 21 points while playing their final home game of their high school career.Turner dropped in 14 points to lead the home team in scoring while Bolden scored seven....
The Claiborne High School Bulldogs held senior night festivities Feb. 10 and celebrated by defeating the Indians of Hancock County 61-38.The two teams battled as near even teams during the opening period with one point separating the two. The home team rallied behind a great fan base to lead at the half, 24-17.
Chuckey-Doak Lady Black Knights defeated Cumberland Gap Lady Panthers52-38 in district basketball action which began Feb. 15 at Hal Henard Gymnasium in Greeneville.Despite eight Lady Panthers recording scores, Chuckey-Doak won by 14 points.A slow scoring effort by the Lady Panthers allowed the Lady Black Knights to compile a 10 point advantage by the end of the opening period. The Lady Panthers trailed 26-13 at the half. Cumberland Gap outscored the Lady Black Knights 13...
The Claiborne Lady Bulldogs opened district tournament play against West Greene. With a determined effort by junior center Dakotah Turner and a slashing Lora Bunch, Claiborne secured a 59-55 win.Sydney Honeycutt set the tone early, hitting two huge three pointers in the first half. The Lady Bulldogs fell behind by a point after one period, but came on strong during the second to lead 28-21 at the half.Turner gave a great effort during the third period by scoring 10 point...
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