NEWS


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Neighbors pitching in
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Giving Coats for the Cold
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2 arrested for trailer theft
CPEC Head Start/Early Head Start, LMU partner to provide health screenings to children

CPEC Head Start/Early Head Start, LMU partner to provide health screenings to children

As part of CPEC’s commitment to promoting health and wellness in the lives of young children, Clinch-Powell Educational Cooperative Head Start/E...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Food City hosts annual pet hunger drive

The Food City Pet Club is gearing up for their annual Pet Hunger Drive. This year’s drive will take place Nov. 28 through Jan. 6 throughout the ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Keep your house healthy for yourself, family

We all want to do our best as we raise our children. It’s the most joyous, yet daunting responsibility most of us will ever experience. But how ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


School board handles bits and pieces

The Claiborne School Board spent a bit of time during its regular November session handling its slate of agenda items that included the choice of an i...

December 4th, 2016 |  


FMC Harrogate brings back Gratitude Project

On Thanksgiving Day, the staff of Family Medical Clinic (FMC) of Harrogate served a turkey dinner to the staff of Claiborne Medical Center to once aga...

December 4th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Jellico girls visit Clairfield

Jellico girls visit Clairfield

The Clairfield Lady Eagles hosted the Jellico Lady Blue Devils November 17 for two games of rivalry basketball. Things did not go the Lady Eagles way ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Mountain 8 All-Conference Awards

Region 1-3A recently announced its awards for the 2016 season.Player of the Year: Corey Russell - Elizabethton High SchoolOffensive Player of the Year...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Powell Valley alumni, community hosting fundraiser

A local young man is fighting cancer and the community is coming together for a benefit.On December 10, the Powell Valley and Speedwell athletic commu...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Photo gallery: Claiborne hosts Hancock

Photo gallery: Claiborne hosts Hancock

The long awaited meeting between Coach Brian O’Dell and his Bulldogs versus Coach Evan McCoy took place December 2 at the Bulldogs Gymnasium. Al...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Gerber shines for Clairfield during win

Gerber shines for Clairfield during win

November 17 ended up being a date that Jellico Blue Devils fans would like to forget. They got to see a player shine on the Clairfield basketball cour...

December 1st, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Gathering firewood
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Treats for all

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...

December 4th, 2016 |  


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...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Gathering firewood

Gathering firewood

For a good number of people in our area, gathering firewood to heat the home or to burn recreationally in a fireplace or fire pit is an annual event. ...

December 4th, 2016 |  


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...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


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...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Unleashing the potential
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Winter prediction folklore
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How Trump won

GOP can reshape education policy

Educational reform for the last decade has relied on the simple notion that all Americans can learn the same way and meet the same federal standards. ...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Unleashing the potential

Unleashing the potential

Of those I spoke to after election night, I found very few who were willing to stay up and watch the final results of the presidential vote. My wife a...

November 27th, 2016 |  


A holiday crisis – again?

America’s next crisis most likely started around the Halloween holiday. Many Americans buy more candy than they give away to the children trick ...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Trump – what Americans can do

Donald Trump is our next President of the United States. It’s amazing what Americans can do.America elected him to be our 45th President. The po...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Winter prediction folklore

Winter prediction folklore

A lot of thought goes into predicting how hard of a winter we will have. Sea temperatures like El Nina and La Nina, solar flares, global temperature, ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Salon, school relocates
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Wreck ends chase
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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA