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Just a day in the life: the Thin Blue Line

As the public rushes to jobs, schools and other pursuits, we often forget who keeps us safe to do so. The Thin Blue Line represents ... Read more

1 week ago by Jan Runions.

McClure honored with scholarship endowment

The late Marc E. McClure spent a decade delving into his passion as a professor of history at Walters State Community College. McClure opened the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Area Happenings: Midway Elementary Open House dates inside our calendar

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

2 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Bell Co. sheriff alerts public to scam

Bell County sheriff Mitch Williams has issued a warning to be on the lookout for the latest scam occurring in his Kentucky jurisdiction that could ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Tazewell woman sustains brain injury, taken off life support

A Tazewell woman has left a community grieving her loss after a freak fall down a flight of basement steps left her with traumatic brain ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Commissioner Mullins: ‘county vehicles should carry proper markings’

The Claiborne Commission will be exploring the idea during its next monthly meeting whether to have all county vehicles carry proper departmental markings. Commissioner Zach ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Student art goes virtual

The pandemic has produced one positive for those interested in local student art. While COVID-19 screening points are gone and masks are no longer required, ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

Man fighting extradition in 2019 shooting now in Claiborne County Jail

What was initially thought to have been a traffic accident quickly morphed into the site of an alleged murder scene. First responders and various members ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

LMU-DCOM ranks high among U.S. News best grad schools

Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report as #2 for schools that turn out the ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Special to The Claiborne Progress.

Area Happenings: The Claiborne Hunger Ministry is open in its new location

The Claiborne County Hunger Ministry is open at its new location of 1199 Cedar Fork Road in Tazewell. Food distribution occurs each Wednesday, from 10 ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Jan Runions.

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