Thursday Dec 12
Free clinic opens in Claiborne County
A new clinic opened its doors in Speedwell Thursday morning and will offer several much needed services to qualifying low income families.
Mission of Hope kicks off Blue Barrel Christmas Campaign
In our own backyard, there are thousands of people hungry and cold tonight. Thankfully, the Mission of Hope works all year to help ease the burden In our own backyard, there are thousands of people hungry and cold tonight.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Claiborne County man, sons sentenced in prescription drug case
A Claiborne County man and his two adult sons all have received lengthy prison sentences in federal court stemming from a drug conspiracy case involving more than 100,000 prescription pills.
Opana painkiller abuse common in East Tennessee
Another painkiller is becoming a problem for law enforcement in East Tennessee. It's called Oxymorphone Hydrochloride, or Opana.
Police: Tennessee Man admits to shooting mother
The Claiborne County Sheriff's Office says 27 year old Charles Shaw called 911 Friday evening and told dispacthers he shot his mother then locked himself in the bathroom.