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Area Happenings
Several injuries in morning crash

Several injuries in morning crash

At least three people were injured in a three-vehicle crash Monday morning.The crash occurred around 9:47 a.m., according to a preliminary report from...

May 22nd, 2017 updated: May 22nd, 2017. |  


WSCC revises summer hours

All campuses of Walters State Community College are adopting summer hours, according to a news release from the college.The college will extend its ho...

May 20th, 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...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Snakes generate a universal fear

Snakes generate a universal fear

I don’t know of anybody that doesn’t respond in fear when they stumble across a snake in the woods or the tool shed. The usual reaction is...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Cemetery news

Chumley CemeteryThe annual meeting will be May 21 at 2 p.m. at the cemetery, located on Chumley Cemetery Rd. in Arthur. Anyone with family members bur...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Tax hike most likely in the future

Tax hike most likely in the future

It looks as though the county property tax hike of ten cents last year was just a warm-up for bigger things to come. The Claiborne Budget Committee sp...

May 18th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Bulldog Football Camp scheduled
Photo gallery: Sassy Sluggers defeat Salon Bliss

Photo gallery: Sassy Sluggers defeat Salon Bliss

The Salon Bliss and the Sassy Sluggers met on Mandalyn Noe Field May 22. The Sassy Sluggers got the win, please enjoy the gallery and look for more on...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Player pitch, Battitudes versus Lady Diamonds

Photo gallery: Player pitch, Battitudes versus Lady Diamonds

The Battitudes and Lady Diamonds faced off against each other May 22. The two teams took to the Mandayn Noe field with cool temperatures but the Batti...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: Soccer awards, Peters wins 2017 TSSAA Coach of the Year

Photo gallery: Soccer awards, Peters wins 2017 TSSAA Coach of the Year

Claiborne middle and high school soccer held their awards dinner May 18 and after enjoying a great meal the awards were given out and at the end it wa...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Photo gallery: CHS scrimmages Volunteer

Photo gallery: CHS scrimmages Volunteer

After scrimmaging Anderson County last Saturday, Claiborne came home to host Volunteer for their second scrimmage of spring activities. the Bulldogs l...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Panthers win championship

Panthers win championship

The Cumberland Gap Panthers Middle School Baseball team ended their 2017 Season last week with a win in the District Championship over rival Oneida In...

May 16th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Area Happenings
Area Happenings

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...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Take time for Mom

Editor’s note: This was written by a regular columnist before Mother’s Day.I wish I had my mother this Mother’s Day, actually every ...

May 21st, 2017 |  


A simple man’s view of the King James Bible

A simple man’s view of the King James Bible

Have you ever been in a situation where you know what you are about to say, or write, will be in disagreement with the majority of people, including m...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Time to clean up the nation’s voter rolls

Jill Stein finally has something to be happy about, after losing the presidential election, Stein began inquiring about national voter fraud — a...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Cemetery news

Chumley CemeteryThe annual meeting will be May 21 at 2 p.m. at the cemetery, located on Chumley Cemetery Rd. in Arthur. Anyone with family members bur...

May 19th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Take time for Mom

Time to clean up the nation’s voter rolls

Jill Stein finally has something to be happy about, after losing the presidential election, Stein began inquiring about national voter fraud — a...

May 20th, 2017 |  


The budget process remains broken

The budget process remains broken

Think about this for a moment: Two days away from a federal shutdown, Congress comes up with a stopgap measure to keep the government operating…...

May 19th, 2017 |  


7 churches and only 7

7 churches and only 7

There are seven churches in the book of Revelation. Much can be said of these churches individually and as a group. Specifically, these seven churches...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Hooray for less taxes, we hope

Americans pay too much in taxes. President Trump’s idea to eliminate four of the seven tax brackets is an excellent idea. Most Americans are sic...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Charter schools worthy of celebration

Charter schools worthy of celebration

Last week marked the 18th annual National Charter Schools Week, a time to celebrate the 3.1 million children who attend one of the 6,900 public charte...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Will Schumer funding win open GOP eyes?

Chuck Schumer’s victory on the 2017 Omnibus funding bill will hopefully serve as a wake-up call to Congressional Republicans who have not adapte...

May 13th, 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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