• 55°

News

Latest News

Roy Clayton Poore: Engineering a better person

Roy Poore is a Claiborne County native that went to the United States Air Force, loved the engineering side of things but decided he would ... Read more

13 hours ago by Allen Earl.

Jail to work program now a waiting game

The Claiborne Commission unanimously approved a wait and see approach to establishing a jail to work program inside the county. A couple of months ago, ... Read more

1 day ago by Jan Runions.

CCSO deputy indicted for assault

A Claiborne County Sheriff’s deputy was indicted on Oct. 19 by the Hancock County Grand Jury on one count of simple assault. Robert Reed, 36, ... Read more

2 days ago by Jan Runions.

CUD water earns perfect score, again

The drinking water originating from the Claiborne Utilities District (CUD) has aced its test a third time in a row. The Tennessee Department of Environment ... Read more

2 days ago by Jan Runions.

Coming together for family justice

A county-owned building, standing empty for some time, is the future site of the Claiborne County Family Justice Center. Located on Church Street behind the ... Read more

2 days ago by Jan Runions.

Photo gallery: Miss McKenzie Taylor homecoming queen, Bulldogs win 48-0

Miss Mckenzie Taylor was crowned 2020 Claiborne Homecoming Queen. Miss Riley Embry was the second runner up and Makenzie Walker was first runner up. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Allen Earl.

Local pastor charged with incest; victim reports “30 to 40” instances of rape; Noe released Thursday on $100,000 bond

A local man, who serves as a pastor in Kentucky, has been charged with incest and accused of raping a child. Frank Asher Noe, Jr., ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jeff Moreland.

Shining a purple light on domestic violence

Each October, the nation pauses to remember those who have lost their lives due to domestic violence. For the last several years, the Light Your ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Claiborne High School football salutes veterans

The football program at Claiborne High wanted to salute the veterans and with a heartfelt ceremony at halftime of the Johnson County game October 2, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Allen Earl.

Push on to reopen Burkhart shock collar case

The plea agreement finalized last December may not be the end of the Wayne Burkhart shock collar case. Burkhart’s adopted daughter, who initially defended him, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

| Older >