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AmVets, Elks sending care packages to 252nd MP Unit
In this, the season of Christmas charity, the AmVets Post 13 and Cleveland Elks Lodge 1944 have joined together to give to those who are making an undeniably arduous sacrifice – the men and women w...
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Sheriff's Office: New holiday cyber scams
Our recent focus has been on the goodness of the Christmas season. Many people enjoy holiday traditions of shopping, gift-giving and donating to charities during December. As stated in my last colu...
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$10,000 needed for basket fund
Some $2,575 was donated this week to the William Hall Rodgers Christmas Basket Fund. This brings the total to $18,469, which is approximately $10,000 less than the goal of $28,000 needed to fill th...
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HCI grant to fund new playground
The Healthy Community Initiative grant awarded to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland appears to be the gift that keeps on giving. The grant awarded $33,000 to develop health care, wellness and qua...
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Rowland has Polar Express experience
Kindergarten students at Blythe-Bower Elementary School have completed their annual trip to the North Pole. It was aboard the Polar Express in a visit to Santa Claus, his elves and reindeer. More t...
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Lee Singers to appear on Charles Stanley’s ‘In Touch Christmas Special’ on Dec. 20
Lee Singers, one of Lee University’s premiere mixed choral ensembles, will appear on Dr. Charles Stanley’s “In Touch Christmas Special” beginning Saturday, Dec. 20. Stanley invited Lee Singers earl...
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DAV holds Christmas dinner
DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS Chapter. No 25 recently held a Christmas dinner. During the evening, Commander Bill Gray was honored as the Veterans of the Year 2014-2015.
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Educational review to have public input
All Tennessee residents have the opportunity to share their opinions on the educational standards that dictate how public school students learn. The Tennessee Department of Education has launched a...
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800 wreaths placed to honor nation’s vets
People gathered Saturday at the Chattanooga National Cemetery to honor veterans and their families at the annual Wreaths Across America event. Across the nation, wreaths were placed at hundreds of ...
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Jenkins is special guest for Lions Club meeting
Gospel music singer and songwriter Jon Jenkins was the special Christmas guest this week for the Cleveland Lions Club. Bob Stem, who invited Jenkins to be speaker, sang with Jenkins. Jenkins master...
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Ad hoc committee begins work on county employee handbook
Employees of Bradley County government may see some changes in the rules and policies currently included within their employee handbooks before 2015 ends. An ad hoc committee of the County Commissi...
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SPCA to host ‘Deck the Paws’ adoption event
The SPCA of Bradley County will host a special adoption weekend Saturday and Sunday, from noon until 6 p.m. both days. The event will be held at the SPCA animal adoption center located at 1570 John...
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Gift wrapping to benefit Alzheimer’s awareness
Saturday and Sunday, from noon to 6 p.m. each day, will be a festive time when the public can bring Christmas gifts to T.J.Maxx on Paul Huff Parkway (next to Aldi’s) to have gifts wrapped for Chris...
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I see by the Banner 12-12
The Hiwassee Chapter of Trout Unlimited will hold its annual Christmas banquet Saturday at 6 p.m. at Mars Hill Presbyterian Church, Athens. The setup will be at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served at ...
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BZA grants zoning variance for location of new billboard
The decision came easy earlier this week for the Cleveland Board of Zoning Appeals, as it cleared the agenda in less than two minutes. The board approved a variance “on the separation distance for ...
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