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Livesay defeats Midway for 2021 5-6 grade championship, Video: A championship minute

The Midway Red Devils had the daunting task of playing the Eagles of H.Y. Livesay. On paper the ... Read more | Add your comment

Livesay wins 2021 5-6 grade Championship, Video: A championship minute

The Claiborne County 5-6 grade middle school tournament concluded, February 26, with the championship games. The girls game ... Read more | Add your comment

Libby Barker: Her personal Covid battle

Libby Barker is 60 years old and has battled an extreme case of COVID-19 for weeks now. Barker ... Read more | Add your comment

GLOSS – a way out for those caught in addiction

A band of six former addicts have taken what they know about the consequences of addiction during this ... Read more | Add your comment

BREAKING NEWS

County finance director resigns; committee split on replacement

Claiborne County finance director Angelia Tucker has resigned her position effective March 31, creating a few disagreeable moments just prior to the close of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

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Free online career day set for veterans

Veteran unemployment continues to slide down the COVID curve with the latest Department of Labor Report stating the rate has locked in at 4.9% for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Jan Runions.

Sports

Photo gallery: 2021 Claiborne County 5-6 grade championship night

Here are a few photos from the Claiborne County 5-6 grade basketball tournament consolation and championship games. Enjoy the gallery and look for more on ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 11:13 pm

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Owls take third over Dragons, Video: Owen Medlin hits a basket in the paint

The boys game featured Forge Ridge and Springdale who were on fire from the start and opened an 11-0 lead. The Owls rebounded well, passed ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 10:51 pm

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Lady Dragons take third over S.M.M.S., Video: Macy England drives and scores

After a long week of competition the consolation and championship games were set. Starting the action was the girls consolation game between Forge Ridge and ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 10:45 pm

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Midway wins over Forge Ridge, Video: Noah Burke finds Lane Epperson for two easy points

The last game of the semi final round in the Claiborne County 5-6 grade tournament was the Red Devils versus the Dragons. This match up ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 11:18 am

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Forge Ridge girls fall to H.Y. Livesay, Video: Kelly Hatfield with a lay up

The third semi final game of the 2021 Claiborne County 5-6 grade basketball tournament featured the Lady Dragons and the Lady Eagles. From the opening ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 10:59 am

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H.Y. defeats Springdale 39-18, Video: Chace Robinette with the steal and lay up

The second game of the 2021 Claiborne County 5-6 grade tournament featured the Owls and Eagles on the boys side of the bracket. Just when ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 10:42 am

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Lady Indians defeat Lady Blue Devils 33-13, Video: Play was very spirited between these two

The higher seeds were introduced, February 25 at the 2021 Claiborne County 5-6 grade basketball tournament. Game one of four featured the Lady Indians versus ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Friday, February 26, 2021 10:21 am

Sports

Photo gallery: 5-6 Grade basketball tournament semi-finals

The semi-finals of the 2021 5-6 grade Claiborne County basketball tournament was held, February 25. Powell Valley girls defeated S.M.M.S., 33-13. Livesay boys defeated Springdale, ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Thursday, February 25, 2021 10:29 pm

BREAKING NEWS

TBI looking for person of interest in active Claiborne County case

Do you recognize this woman? Authorities believe she may have information that could be helpful in an active Claiborne County investigation. If you can help ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, February 25, 2021 1:33 pm

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Push on to recover Massengill truck

It has been a week since Tazewell resident Aaron Massengill climbed into his pickup truck for the last known time and drove into the night. ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 2:28 pm

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Looking to better beef during COVID-19

COVID-19 seems to be proving that a horrific situation can bring a positive to the dinner table. The pandemic is making many rethink the kind ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 1:33 pm

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Farm Bureau gives back

For nearly 100 years of operation, the Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation has carried the logo slogan “Fill a Ford with Food.” As it moves into ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 12:54 pm

Sports

Springdale defeats Soldiers Memorial, Video: Owen Medlin puts back a rare Will Compton miss down in the paint

Game two on the second day of 5-6 grade tournament basketball featured the Springdale Owls versus Soldiers Memorial Middle School. Game play during the season ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 11:52 am

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Powell Valley girls get by Springdale, Video: Allie Owens goes coast to coast and lays one in

The second day of the 5-6 grade Claiborne County middle school tournament was held, February 23. Springdale and Powell Valley tipped off for the opener ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Wednesday, February 24, 2021 11:31 am

Sports

Photo gallery: Day 2, 5-6 grade tournament

Day two featured Powell Valley girls and Springdale in the opening game. The Lady Indians pulled away and won 34-7. The second game was on ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 8:50 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Massengill found, county mourns

Official word has been released from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation concerning the disappearance of a Tazewell man who went missing on the night of ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 1:33 pm

Sports

Midway defeats Clairfield 30-16, Video: Noah Burke hurdles a chair going after a loose ball

The final day one game of the Claiborne County 5-6 grade tournament featured Midway versus Clarified in boys competition, February 22. The Eagles were down ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 10:54 am

Sports

Clarified girls lose to Forge Ridge in a close one, Video: Destiny Hamblin swishes a basket for Clairfield

The second game of day one at the Claiborne County 5-6 grade tournament, February 22, was a girls contest featuring the Lady Dragons versus the ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 10:27 am

Sports

5-6 Grade tournament begins with Forge Ridge defeating Powell Valley, Video: Game action was fast paced

The middle school teams haven’t played many games this season due to COVID-19 and tracing but it was finally their time to shine. The Dragons ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 10:09 am

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Last call for Little League softball and baseball sign ups

President C.J. Bolden and league officials are having one last sign up for the 2021 New Tazewell Little League season. The sign up will be ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Tuesday, February 23, 2021 9:51 am

Sports

Photo gallery: 2021 5-6 grade Claiborne County basketball tournament, Day 1

The highly anticipated 2021 Claiborne 5-6th grade middle school tournament began, February 22 at Claiborne High School. There were three games on the schedule. Forge ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Monday, February 22, 2021 9:17 pm

Features

McElmurray keynote speaker for Haun Conference

Walters State Community College is gearing up for the Mildred Haun Conference with acclaimed author Dr. Karen Saylor McElmurray set to deliver the keynote address ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Monday, February 22, 2021 12:27 pm

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TNT Fire Department responds to car fire

The Tazewell – New Tazewell Fire Department was requested by North Tazewell Fire Department, February 18, to respond to and assist with a car fire ... Read more

by Allen Earl, Monday, February 22, 2021 11:12 am

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County rallies in hunt for missing Tazewell man

On Feb. 16 around 10 p.m. Aaron Massengill got into his black 1991 Nissan hardbody pickup and drove off into the night. The 28-year-old has ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Sunday, February 21, 2021 11:14 pm

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Local man reported missing

The search is on for a missing Claiborne County man. Aaron J. Massengill has been reported missing as of Feb. 16. He was last known ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, February 21, 2021 4:35 pm