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Boy Scouts, VFW dedicate new flag disposal site
Six young men, wearing the uniform of their generation, took the lead Saturday as they helped honor those who have worn uniforms of other generations and the flag under which they served. They were...
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Firestone, Merrell win at state 4-H Roundup
Two Polk County 4-H members attended the annual 4-H State Roundup held at the University of Tennessee campus in Martin recently. Roundup delegates enjoyed many activities including 4-H project comp...
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North Lee Ruritan
Pearl Harbor survivor George Allen and former Korean prisoner of war Bill Norwood spoke at the North Lee Ruritan August meeting. The Ruritan members were fascinated and inspired by the stories of t...
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Internationa Cowpea Festival and Cook-off: Gardner’s Market’s Holsomback embraces Southern cuisine
From Pennsylvania to Tennessee, chef Tonya Holsomback has enjoyed a life of cooking. Her experimentation with cooking began when she was a child. “My mom would cook meals when I was little and I wo...
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Your Best Shot 9-7
Recent photos — within the last year — may be submitted for Your Best Shot by emailing gwen.swiger@cleveland banner.com, mailing good quality photos to Your Best Shot, P.O. Box 3600, Cleveland, TN ...
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‘Gee’s Bend’ opens Wednesday at Chattanooga Theatre Centre
The Chattanooga Theatre Centre and ShawNuff Productions presents “Gee’s Bend,” a play with traditional music, Sept. 10 through 21, on the MainStage of the Chattanooga Theatre Centre. The run coinci...
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Three trustees added to TCPS board
Dr. Bill Balzano, president of Tennessee Christian Preparatory School, announced three nominees have been voted on to the board of trustees. According to Balzano, “It is a delight to welcome three ...
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Carpenter updates Kiwanians on Lee’s progress on NCAA Division II process
Lee Athletics Director Larry Carpenter provided an update on the university’s membership process into NCAA DII at a recent Kiwanis Club of Cleveland luncheon. He explained the university is several...
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2014 Bed Race Festival planned for Sept. 20
Participants of the 2014 Bed Race Festival have two weeks to finish the transformation of their sensible mattresses and frames into fast, lightweight racing rides. “This year’s Bed Race will not ev...
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Church Activities 9-7
Randy McCoy will speak at His Hands Extended Devotional at 7 a.m. Tuesday at the Garden Plaza, 3500 Keith St. N.W. ——— Solid Rock Baptist Church in Calhoun will have a singing today at 10:45 a.m. L...
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International Cowpea Festival and Cook-off: Stadium BBQ trio plan to prepare bean burger
Stadium BBQ trio Keith Porter, Steve Langstaff and Casey Blaylock are putting a smoked twist on a traditional favorite for their International Cowpea Festival and Cook-off entry. It took the three ...
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Cleveland firefighters will ‘Fill the Boot’ for MDA this weekend
For six decades, firefighters have fueled MDA's mission to find treatments and cures for life-threatening muscle diseases. The Cleveland Fire Department and the Cleveland Professional Firefighters ...
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Frontage Road English cottage to be shown Sunday, 2-5 p.m.
An English cottage-styled dwelling has been selected as the Home of the Week. The house will be shown during an open house Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. The 2,140-square-foot finished abode, located at 5667 ...
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Shoes for Orphan Souls boxing party
DOZENS volunteered their time at Westwood Baptist Church Thursday night in order to help Shoes for Orphan Souls box the 3,700-plus donated pairs of shoes collected in Bradley County. The shoes will...
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Riding for Lungs set Saturday
On Saturday, motorcycle riders will leave from the Village Green to participate in “Riding for Lungs.” Proceeds from the ride will help Roger Hambright, who is struggling with lung cancer. Hambrigh...
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