NEWS


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Against the abuse
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Enjoy a local rare river
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Area Happenings

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...

April 26th, 2017 |  


The river is wide

The river is wide

The Powell River is indeed a wide draw for all things waterways. And, the annual Powell River Regatta has proven in just two short years the magnetism...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Claiborne GOP holds election

Claiborne GOP holds election

The Claiborne County Republican Party has officially elected its new Executive Committee members.County Republicans met recently for their customary p...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Public Records

Public Records

The following public records are the only public records that have been made available to the Claiborne Progress. If you feel that there has been an o...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Criminal violators returned to custody

Criminal violators returned to custody

Claiborne Criminal Court Judge E. Shayne Sexton recently found the following individuals in violation of their supervised release and remanded them in...

April 21st, 2017 |  


ROHO fundraiser coming up

ROHO fundraiser coming up

Named after famous celebrity personality Archie Campbell, the ROHO organization has been in operation since 1965 and have been active in Middlesboro e...

April 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Forge Ridge Archery helps young man shoot straight

Forge Ridge Archery helps young man shoot straight

There are times in our lives when we know we are doing what God has called us to do. Every year I see children’s lives affected by being on the ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Cumberland Gap sweeps rival Claiborne

Cumberland Gap sweeps rival Claiborne

The Cumberland Gap Panthers baseball team renewed their rivalry with the Claiborne High Bulldogs April 17. The Panthers, behind Jace Hamilton’s ...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Bulldogs defeated by Grizzlies

Photo gallery: Bulldogs defeated by Grizzlies

The Claiborne Bulldogs stayed close to the Grizzlies early but fell in the end 11-1. A couple bad breaks was all it took for the Grizzlies to pull awa...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Lady Bulldogs scare Lady Grizzlies

Photo gallery: Lady Bulldogs scare Lady Grizzlies

The Lady Bulldogs softball team traveled to Grainger County and made the undefeated-in-district Lady Grizzlies work hard to get the win. It was a pitc...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: CHS softball hosts Pink Out event

Photo gallery: CHS softball hosts Pink Out event

Claiborne High School softball battled the Chuckey-Doak Lady Black Knights April 20. The Lady Bulldogs hosted their Pink Out game and activities with ...

April 20th, 2017 |  


ROHO fundraiser coming up

ROHO fundraiser coming up

Named after famous celebrity personality Archie Campbell, the ROHO organization has been in operation since 1965 and have been active in Middlesboro e...

April 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Enjoy a local rare river
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Area Happenings

GOP wake-up call

Republicans in Washington today are breathing a huge sigh of relief that Democrat House candidate Jon Ossoff did not attain the 50 percent plus one ma...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Make sure your property’s assessed value is correct

Some homeowners can’t wait to see the assessed value of their home drop. In fact, they’ll tell you the bigger the drop, the better. Why? Y...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Enjoy a local rare river

Enjoy a local rare river

The Powell River is truly one of our area’s most unique natural areas and one that is greatly underutilized. It offers fantastic scenery, fishin...

April 27th, 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...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Uneasy preachers

Uneasy preachers

God uses different preaching styles to bring the same message. Jesus was a storyteller; the gospels are full of parables that Jesus used to rivet home...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


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GOP wake-up call

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Uneasy preachers

Trump undoes regulatory over-reach

President Trump is slowly but surely dismantling the “mare’s nest” of regulations imposed by the Obama administration, says Dan Webe...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


We need to safeguard the ‘public’ in public office

For the last few years, I’ve been keeping a file of clippings about the erosion of transparency and candor in government. I’m sorry to rep...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


National Park Week: A great time to celebrate what’s right with America

This week is National Park Week. It’s a great time to celebrate what’s right with America — to reflect on the beauty, magic and sere...

April 21st, 2017 |  


A voice for God – a voice for good

Our Good Lord in Heaven has been so good to me.Ask someone their name and they’ll often reply, ‘I’m a Smith or I’m a Jones, Jo...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Bible prophecy and Syria

Bible prophecy and Syria

Whenever there is saber rattling in the Middle East, the questions about Armeggedon begin to flow. Just to get the Armeggedon question answered, the t...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Sessions begins the process of ending war on police

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered the Justice Department review of all consent decrees entered into with police and corrections departments a...

April 16th, 2017 |  


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 |  


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