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Amber Kienlen: A ‘Favorite’ among her peers
When Amber LaShae Kienlen, the first African-American to win Lee University’s 2011 Miss Parade of Favorites was crowned the favorite among her peers, she took a humble and modest approach to making...
Dec 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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A closer look at holiday lights: How those festive lights became associated with the birth of Christ
Christmas lights have come a long ways from the days when only candles adorned many frost-covered windows on cold winter nights. The use of decorative, festive lights during the holiday season is a...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Randy Speegle: Reserve Champion at Extreme Mustang Makeover
Special to the Banner Randy Speegle of Benton competed in the Legends Division of the Extreme Mustang Makeover, presented by the Mustang Heritage Foundation, where he took Reserve Champion aboard S...
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Seniors are earning ‘extra’ income
Seniors across the Southeast are taking advantage of an easy way to earn extra income, have fun and possibly be in the movies thanks to Atlanta’s premiere producer, director, writer and actor Tyler...
Dec 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cleveland ‘Music Lovers’ Club: ‘Let the music begin’
The Cleveland Music Club is celebrating its centennial anniversary Dec. 4. Founded in 1911, the club has always remembered its purpose to promote musical art and culture in Bradley County. The Clev...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sassy Brass Big Band: Ready to ‘Swing into Christmas’
The Museum Center at Five Points with the Sassy Brass Big Band will hold a Christmas concert called “Swing into Christmas” on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. The evening will include a light dinner of thr...
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‘Natural Instincts’ artists set for In-Town Gallery
Sassy Brass Big Band: Ready to ‘Swing into Christmas’
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Giving thanks in Cleveland: Local residents voice their appreciation
One of the first Thanksgiving celebrations was said to be in 1621, when Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast. For more than 200 years following that feast, days o...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Providing more for the poor
Being homeless and helpless while feeling hopeless and hungry are not conditions Sharon Elaine Foskey merely read about and sympathized with. It was her life. Living on the streets, wearing the sam...
Nov 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local runners take on Chicago marathon
Excitement tinged the air as 43,000-plus runners waited for the gun to signal the start of the race. Wendy Simko and Dawn Carson of Cleveland stood with the throng of expectant participants in this...
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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