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Morristown Driver Services Center relocating to new facility

Morristown Driver Services Center relocating to new facility

NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security has announced that the current Morristown Driver Services Center will close...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Animal shelter rededicated

Animal shelter rededicated

The Claiborne Animal Shelter is now going to be known as the Glenn W. and Ann Shumate Bowling Animal Shelter.Family, friends and distinguished guests ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Estep considers plea agreements

Judge Robert Estep considered several plea agreements recently during hearings in Claiborne County Sessions Court.Rondal Keith Brock, 55, charged with...

February 20th, 2017 |  


The rolling store

As a child during the Great Depression years of the 1930s, there isn’t a lot I remember about the hardships of that decade. My family was living...

February 19th, 2017 |  


LMU offering free basic tax preparation

The Lincoln Memorial University School of Business is once again offering free basic tax preparation services through the Internal Revenue Service (IR...

February 19th, 2017 |  


JFWA to host preview day

The J. Frank White Academy, located on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University, will hold a Student Preview Day on Feb. 20. The event is designed to...

February 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Photo gallery: Panthers win district consolation game over Black Knights

Photo gallery: Panthers win district consolation game over Black Knights

The Cumberland Gap Panthers faced off with Chuckey-Doak in the 2017 District 2A basketball tournament and got the win. Here are a few photos from the ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Photo Gallery: Greeneville Lady Green Devils win 2017 District 2A Championship

Photo Gallery: Greeneville Lady Green Devils win 2017 District 2A Championship

The 2017 TSSAA District 2A Girl’s Championship Game hosted by Cumberland Gap High School, February 20 was won by the Greeneville Lady Green Devi...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Lady Panthers lose to Chuckey-Doak in consolation game

Photo gallery: Lady Panthers lose to Chuckey-Doak in consolation game

The 2017 TSSAA District 2A girl’s basketball tournament consolation game February 20 featured the hosting Lady Panthers of Cumberland Gap battli...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Panthers complete season sweep over Bulldogs

Panthers complete season sweep over Bulldogs

The hosting Panthers simply took it to the Bulldogs when they played earlier in the season, winning by 30 plus points. Claiborne had been playing grea...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


TWRA to resume trout stocking in Pigeon Forge area

PIGEON FORGE — Following the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s lifting of water contact advisories for rivers and str...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Photo Gallery: Lady Panthers defeated by Lady Grizzlies during second day of district tournament

Photo Gallery: Lady Panthers defeated by Lady Grizzlies during second day of district tournament

After a successful first day at the Tennessee Secondary Schools Athletic Association District 2A tournament hosted by Cumberland Gap, the Lady Panther...

February 19th, 2017 |  


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Church Events

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Celebrating 70 years together

Celebrating 70 years together

Mr. and Mrs. Tip Venable celebrated their 70th anniversary with their family: Daughters Jo-Ann Bunch and Mary Lou Mallicoat; grandchildren Charles Tip...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Area Happenings

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Church Events

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting Area Happenings, Church Events, Cemetery News, Reunions or Society items is Thursday at noon. See our website ea...

February 17th, 2017 |  


The Aladdin attitude of prayer

The Aladdin attitude of prayer

As we go through the Christian life, we experience life. There will be good days; there will be bad days. As the Bible says, “To every thing the...

February 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Hard work, right living equals singing, dancing

Years ago I heard a story about a butterfly that was tirelessly working to break from its cocoon. A man observed the struggling butterfly for several ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


9th Circuit rigged decision heralds the end of borders

It is obscene that unelected judges from the most liberal Appeals Court in the land are dictating the security of the nation and overriding the presid...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Fight fake news with the real thing

Fake news is becoming a real problem, according to successive presidents of the United States. Barack Obama described it as a threat to democracy, whi...

February 17th, 2017 |  


The Aladdin attitude of prayer

The Aladdin attitude of prayer

As we go through the Christian life, we experience life. There will be good days; there will be bad days. As the Bible says, “To every thing the...

February 12th, 2017 |  


The religion of self

The religion of self

Donald Trump is now the 45th President of the United States. One could conclude a majority of Americans were aware their land was being indoctrinated ...

February 12th, 2017 |  


A speech everyone should read

A speech everyone should read

As a country, we make a habit of looking forward, not backward. But I’m going to ask you to turn your attention back a few weeks, to Barack Obam...

February 11th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Claiborne Marine now open

Claiborne Marine now open

Claiborne Marine is now open as a second location for Morristown Marine. Sam and Delores Phillips have owned Morristown Marine LLC since May 2006. Nat...

June 8th, 2016 |  


Gap Boutique holds ribbon cutting

Gap Boutique holds ribbon cutting

Photos by Mike Grimm | Claiborne ProgressThe Boutique In Cumberland Gap held its official ribbon cutting ceremony last week. From left, Daniel England...

April 21st, 2016 |  


Commercial Bank acquires National Bank of Tennessee

Commercial BancGroup, Inc., the holding company of Commercial Bank based in Harrogate, recently announced the acquisition of National Bank of Tennesse...

January 26th, 2016 |  


Mays builds new business center

Mays builds new business center

MIDDLESBORO, Ky. - Local business leader Justin Mays spent much of 2015 building a new business center at 1475 Hwy. US 25E, moving his State Farm Insu...

January 14th, 2016 |  


Food City recognizes volunteerism

Food City strives to be well-known for their superior customer service and vast community involvement. In keeping with their service standards, each y...

January 5th, 2016 |  


Pure Bliss: Just upon the hill

Pure Bliss: Just upon the hill

Jan Runions | Claiborne ProgressBrittany Johnston and Kasie Stanley (sixth and fifth from the left), owners/operators of Pure Bliss Nails & Esthet...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


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