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Making a difference by sponsoring a child
A community outreach initiative called Sponsor a Child, Make a Difference offered free haircuts as part of a back-to-school campaign to promote education, self-esteem and improved decorum in classr...
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Canning all she can can
Most people keep their cars in a two-car garage. Shirley Shadden’s car is squeezed into a space between shelves and shelves of canned food. “I like to see my shelves full when wintertime comes,” sh...
Aug 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local caregiver enjoys roller derby
As a cardiac rehabilitation nurse at SkyRidge Medical Center, Lara Burns Harwood said she enjoys treating her patients like family in caring for their needs. As a roller derby enthusiast playing on...
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Jesse May becomes fire chief for a day
It was a dream come true for a boy whose hope is to one day join the ranks of the Bradley County Fire-Rescue Service and don the uniform that real-life firefighters wear. Jesse May, a 9-year-old wh...
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Nancy Casson’s Red Ribbon shop is a one-stop celebration of shopping
Nancy Casson had always dreamed of having a year-round Christmas shop, but the dream had never materialized. She and her husband, Flavis, were owners of Casson Art Interiors when he began “talking ...
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A new reality for Melody DeLong
She’s bright, she’s bubbly, she’s from Cleveland and she is one of the stars of a hot new reality show on TNT called “72 Hours,” airing this month. Melody DeLong may be on the verge of stardom with...
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Mother, son enjoy a sporting relationship
Leslie Montgomery, 48, and her son, Clayton, 31, have a unique relationship that has flourished through their competitive natures. Both have led active lifestyles and are now pursuing goals through...
Jul 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jacqueline Finch debuts ‘The Seedling’ at special screenings
According to the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, “As many as 1 out of 4 girls and 1 out of 6 boys will experience some form of sexual abuse before the age of 18. However, because child sex...
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Trousdale’s Got Talent
Allen and Shannon Clark, directors of Trousdale School, are proving they are “doing what we say we’re doing.” The 29 students — high functioning adults — are reaping the benefits of 80 years of tea...
Jul 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Pooled Elements — a Jewelry Collective’ is August feature
Five jewelry artisans present their versatile creations in a unique collection during August at In-Town Gallery. Mary Clor, Laura Brock, Barbara Murnan, Marian Kern, and Eleanor Goodson express the...
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