Marisa Anders

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Hundreds of people turned out at the Harrogate City Park Friday evening, united for one night and one reason: Fighting cancer.
The annual Claiborne County Relay For Life was again a success, with numerous businesses, churches and organizations entering teams and raising funds for the American Cancer Society.
According to Relay chairperson Michell

Claiborne Relay surpasses goal in quest to fight cancer

Hundreds of people turned out at the Harrogate City Park Friday evening, united for one night and one reason: Fighting cancer. The annual Claiborne County Relay For Life was again a success, with numerous businesses, churches and organizations entering teams and raising funds for the American Cancer Society. According to Relay chairperson Michell

HCA planning 5K, soup bean supper

Heritage Christian Academy (HCA) is gearing up this new school year and has some events planned for the upcoming days. On Sept. 20, the school will host the “Let Your Light Shine” Night 5K Run/Walk. It will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the school, located at 323 Harmon Road in New Tazewell. The race course will travel on Harmon Road, across

A tractor-trailer hauling a tanker wrecked early Wednesday morning, shutting down both lanes of U.S. Hwy. 25E at the Claiborne and Grainger county line.
According to officials at the scene, the truck hit the end of the bridge abutment around 1 a.m., ripping several axles and the fuel tanks.
Although the tanker itself was empty, approximately 180

Tanker wreck shuts down both lanes of 25E

A tractor-trailer hauling a tanker wrecked early Wednesday morning, shutting down both lanes of U.S. Hwy. 25E at the Claiborne and Grainger county line. According to officials at the scene, the truck hit the end of the bridge abutment around 1 a.m., ripping several axles and the fuel tanks. Although the tanker itself was empty, approximately 180

The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is a night for celebrating those individuals who have survived cancer and a time for remembering those who have not.
Each year, hundreds of people show their support during this event.
Claiborne County's annual event is scheduled for Friday at the Harrogate City Park, with the opening ceremony beginnin

Claiborne 'Relay For Life' this weekend

The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is a night for celebrating those individuals who have survived cancer and a time for remembering those who have not. Each year, hundreds of people show their support during this event. Claiborne County's annual event is scheduled for Friday at the Harrogate City Park, with the opening ceremony beginnin

Marisa Anders | Claiborne Progress
Servolution Health Services held its second annual telethon Sunday to raise funds for the free clinic. The clinic operates on donations and grants, and the telethon is a major fundraiser. Through gifts and pledges, over $30,000 was raised. The funds will go toward hiring a dentist, according to clinic officials.

Telethon raises funds for Servolution

Marisa Anders | Claiborne Progress Servolution Health Services held its second annual telethon Sunday to raise funds for the free clinic. The clinic operates on donations and grants, and the telethon is a major fundraiser. Through gifts and pledges, over $30,000 was raised. The funds will go toward hiring a dentist, according to clinic officials.

Marisa Anders | Claiborne Progress
Servolution Health Services held its second annual telethon Sunday to raise funds for the free clinic. The clinic operates on donations and grants, and the telethon is a major fundraiser. Through gifts and pledges, over $30,000 was raised. The funds will go toward hiring a dentist, according to clinic officials.

Telethon raises funds for Servolution Health Clinic

Marisa Anders | Claiborne Progress Servolution Health Services held its second annual telethon Sunday to raise funds for the free clinic. The clinic operates on donations and grants, and the telethon is a major fundraiser. Through gifts and pledges, over $30,000 was raised. The funds will go toward hiring a dentist, according to clinic officials.

A veteran of the war in Iraq died Friday as the result of injuries he sustained in a motorcycle wreck in Harrogate.
Thomas R. Bussell, 30, of Rogersville, wrecked around 8 p.m. Friday on Tiprell Road according to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol.
According to the report, Bussell was traveling south on Tiprell Road when his motorcycle le

Man killed in motorcycle wreck

A veteran of the war in Iraq died Friday as the result of injuries he sustained in a motorcycle wreck in Harrogate. Thomas R. Bussell, 30, of Rogersville, wrecked around 8 p.m. Friday on Tiprell Road according to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol. According to the report, Bussell was traveling south on Tiprell Road when his motorcycle le

Tune in for local telethon

A local health care clinic that provides free services to the uninsured of the area is having a telethon Sunday to raise much-needed funds. Servolution Health Services, located in the old Powell Valley High School vocational building in Speedwell, provides health, dental and other services to many uninsured in the area who meet the income criteria

Tune in for local telethon

A local health care clinic that provides free services to the uninsured of the area is having a telethon Sunday to raise much-needed funds. Servolution Health Services, located in the old Powell Valley High School vocational building in Speedwell, provides health, dental and other services to many uninsured in the area who meet the income criteria

The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is a night for celebrating those individuals who have survived cancer and a time for remembering those who have not.
Each year, hundreds of people show their support during this event.
Claiborne County's annual event is scheduled for Friday at the Harrogate City Park, with the opening ceremony beginnin

Relay For Life this weekend

The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life is a night for celebrating those individuals who have survived cancer and a time for remembering those who have not. Each year, hundreds of people show their support during this event. Claiborne County's annual event is scheduled for Friday at the Harrogate City Park, with the opening ceremony beginnin

Claiborne Medical Center's seventh annual bike run was held recently and organizers are very pleased with the results.
Unlike last year's event day, this year brought a beautiful sunny day with no threat of rain, so there was a great turnout with 125 bikes and 200 riders participating. Several hospital employees and other volunteers helped with th

Claiborne Medical Center holds annual Relay For Life Bike Run

Claiborne Medical Center's seventh annual bike run was held recently and organizers are very pleased with the results. Unlike last year's event day, this year brought a beautiful sunny day with no threat of rain, so there was a great turnout with 125 bikes and 200 riders participating. Several hospital employees and other volunteers helped with th




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