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Girl Scouts from Cleveland Troop 41556
Girl Scouts from Cleveland Troop 41556 brought Christmas spirit to residents during a special visit to The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer’s Center of Excellence in Collegedale. The girls made ...
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Letters to Santa 12-24
Dear Santa, My name is Tristan. I am 5 years old. For Christmas, I would like an X-Box II, Dragon II movie, and a new desk. Please bring my cousin Jackosn a new bottle. I have been especially good ...
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Around Town
Larry Green proving once again to be the invaluable elf of information ... Michelle Kamplain sending along some inspiring words for the New Year from a special person ... Sharon Hughes making an ex...
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Government trio recalls memories of Christmas Past
As Christmas comes, thoughts often turn to days gone by and happy times of childhood. Local leaders took time this holiday season to reminisce about favorite memories. “As a child, I was an electri...
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The Cookie Jar: Celebrating Christmas traditions
The familiar scent of fresh baked sugar cookies filled the kitchen. Jamie and her siblings were crowded around the dining room table selecting cookie cutters. The air was filled with laughter as th...
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I See by the Banner
Cleveland Urban Area Transit System will be closed today, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day, and also on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
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Writing a church Christmas event with no carols?
Can you imagine going to your church’s Christmas program and hearing not one note of Christmas music? There would be no “Joy to the World,” “Away in a Manger,” or “It Came Upon A Midnight Clear.” C...
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Saying goodbye to holiday Scrooge: Newspaper reporter learns the love of Christmas
I’m not someone you’d describe as “festive,” by any stretch of the imagination. The holidays, as I view them all indiscriminately, are just another square on my desk calendar — a time to be worked,...
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“Bilbo Award for Excellence in Teaching”
Three Lee University student teachers were awarded the prestigious “Bilbo Award for Excellence in Teaching” and were presented with a golden apple during the Student Teacher Banquet.
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Cleveland State provides holiday cheer to several local nonprofits
Cleveland State Community College has been busy spreading good cheer this holiday season throughout its five-county service area. The college had a variety of projects and services the faculty, sta...
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Lee student teachers celebrated
The Helen DeVos College of Education at Lee University celebrated the accomplishments of its student teachers with a banquet recently in the Centenary Room on Lee’s campus. Student teachers, cooper...
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Black Fox fifth-graders give Christmas donation to help children in Honduras to Honduras kitchen
A class of Black Fox Elementary School fifth-graders demonstrated “what Christmas is all about.”  The students gave a gift instead of receiving gifts on the last day of school before the holiday. T...
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Special Days 12-24
Rhonda Logsdon, Chris Beavers, John Tyler Jr. and Susan Ledford, who are celebrating birthdays today ... Alvin and Ruth Bankston, who are celebrating 45th anniversary today. ... Gregory Cook, who w...
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Police: Missouri officer kills man who pulled gun
BERKELEY, Mo. (AP) — A suburban St. Louis police officer shot and killed a man who pointed a gun at him at a gas station, police said. Scuffles broke out early Wednesday between police officers and...
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WVHS band brings Christmas cheer to busy floor at Amazon
If there is one place in Bradley County guaranteed to be busy during the Christmas season, it is the Amazon fulfillment center in Charleston. Workers at the center recently got a visit from their n...
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