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Jan Runions, Author at Claiborne Progress

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Area Happenings

The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website each week for a ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, July 9, 2020 11:41 am

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Former Claiborne sheriff takes plea agreement

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spent years gathering evidence against former Claiborne County Sheriff David Ray, who was indicted in 2018 on 15 counts involving ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:12 am

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Combat veteran earns nursing degree

It looks as though combat veteran Joshua Shek knows himself well. Shek spent 10 years as a U.S. Army medic helping people in the midst ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Friday, June 26, 2020 3:25 pm

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Mail-in vote option under fire, state battling issue in appeals court

The ruling to expand the voter mail-in option to all registered voters has netted major repercussions as state officials scramble to appeal the decision. Davidson ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Friday, June 26, 2020 12:27 pm

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Tabled resolution fails, will it affect budget audit?

Failure of Resolution 2020-034 resulted in some scratching of heads as some spectators wondered if the state comptroller will have a problem come time to ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Saturday, June 20, 2020 10:07 am

BREAKING NEWS

WSCC reports 1st COVID-19 case

On June 19, Walters State Community College received its first report of a positive COVID-19 case. The individual who self-reported the positive case attended a ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Saturday, June 20, 2020 9:03 am

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Swann goes from Walters State to Yale

Andrew Swann says he wasn’t quite sure about college life when he first enrolled four years ago at Walters State Community College. “I did not ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:27 pm

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Three arrested on drug, other charges

A lengthy investigation by detectives of the Claiborne County Sheriff’s Office has netted the arrest of three men charged with an assortment of illegal narcotics ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:24 pm

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Homesteader, Inc. to pay back wages to 400-plus employees

Dept. of Labor investigation reveals overtime violations The U. S. Department of Labor issued its findings on June 10, incriminating Homesteader, Inc. for violating statutes ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:00 pm

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Commission nixes Charter money, votes down funds transfer

The Claiborne County Commission chose by a vote of 19 to 2 not to adopt a resolution that would have transferred $50,000 in reserves to ... Read more

by Jan Runions, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:11 pm

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