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Lisa McGarvey: A class act in season’s greetings and music
Surrounding herself with colorful images of holiday cheer and warm season’s greetings, Lisa McGarvey clearly knows how to create a festive atmosphere in her home with spectacular opulence and lavis...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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A breakthrough for Bradley County’s jail: Volunteers for prison ministries welcomed at Bradley County Justice Center
Sheriff Eric Watson made good on his promise to open the Bradley County jail to a variety of faith-based ministries as volunteer leaders from several denominations went through orientation at the B...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giving thanks for a second chance: How Bradley County’s sheriff is showing appreciation for the opportunity to make a difference
It’s been 20 years since the life of Eric Watson was interrupted when the mystery disease of Guillain-Barré syndrome struck. It happened on Nov. 7, 1994. But with that, Watson said, “God gave me a ...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tony Dunn: Thankful to be alive a year after escaping death
Thankful to be alive after his heart stopped beating for nearly an hour and doctors prepared to pronounce him dead, Tony Dunn, his family, friends and the medical professionals from Memorial Hospit...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Changing the way people form families: Why Andrea and Barry Shaw opened their hearts and home to adopt teenagers
With more than 104,000 children in the United States in the foster care system waiting for someone to offer them love, the need for adoptive families has never been greater. Adoption is, in fact, c...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Meet Micah Morrow: Cleveland Country Club’s newest chef
If you ask Micah Morrow, the new executive chef at the Cleveland Country Club, what is his favorite dish to cook, be prepared for his signature answer and a smile. “I like to cook whatever they’re ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holiday classic ‘The Nutcracker’ starts Dec. 6
Special to the Banner The 10th anniversary performance of “The Nutcracker” will be presented by the Tennessee Youth Ballet on Dec. 6 and 7. The ballet will be presented at 3 p.m., in the Dixon Cent...
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Frankie Valli And the Four Seasons tribute show blasts off on Thursday
Special to the Banner Bradley Concerts Inc. presents “Let’s Hang On!” Thursday at 7 p.m. at Conn Center, on the campus of Lee University. The group of eight seasoned entertainers preserve the music...
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Why writers from around the country come to Cleveland
Every year visitors and tourists spend $126 million in Bradley County, thanks in part to journalists from around the country coming to visit and write about the attractions that inspire tourism in ...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘No One Special’ has exceptional music history
Someone inquired about who was playing at the recent Halloween Block Party. “No One Special” was the answer. “No, really, who’s playing?” “‘No One Special’ is playing.” That’s about like “Who’s on ...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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