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Old thesis offers new insight: College Hill graduate discovers principal’s 60 year old research
Few people in Cleveland may remember Arlee E. Martin, principal of College Hill High School for more than a decade. But Dr. Cornell D. Lane has discovered a thesis submitted by Martin which gives a...
Jul 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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A mother tells her story in ‘Revolving Choices’
By BETTIE MARLOWE Banner Staff Writer For 12 years, Evie West said, she has had a burden to write a book to share her story — to “expose myself.” She has spoken of her experiences at churches, conf...
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Centuries Farm families feted at celebration
By BETTIE MARLOWE Banner Staff Writer On June 23 Scottie and Lisa Mayfield hosted Century Farm families from eight counties on the Mayfield Farm. Besides being a time of fellowship among area farme...
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Celebrating century-old farms
McMinn County, which was established in 1819, was named for Gov. Joseph McMinn. Athens is the county seat.
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Taking the weight off and fitness on
Losing baby weight might be easier said than done, but Erika Cooke is one mother who took her extra pounds and turned her flab into a fabulous, prize-winning hard body.
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Celebrating century-old farms
EDITOR’S NOTE: In this series, we will visit “Century Farms” in Bradley, Polk and McMinn Counties. In addition to contacts with farm owners, historical information and some photos were obtained fro...
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Staring death in the face: Local pastor on a mission trip takes a terrifying turn
When E. Roger Ammons of Cleveland was thrown into a car at gunpoint by four large men and driven to parts unknown in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa, his death was the only thing tha...
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Surgery on a mega-tumor
In the latest update of his recently discovered brain tumor, David Sink Sr., was hit with more devastating news.
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Taking a huge leap of faith
Moving out of the Bronx in New York to the cozy city of Cleveland took a leap of faith for 19-year-old Ninoska Lory Firpo.
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Bobby Lyle retires to the more ‘fruitful’ life
When gardening has been a way of life since childhood even in those twilight years a person can find their way back to their field of dreams. Such has been the case with retired gardener Bobby Lyle...
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