Samples Act back on General Assembly's agenda

Although the effort to pass the James "Dustin" Samples Act foundered during the Tennessee General Assembly's 2022 legislative session, the drive to pass the PTSD bill is back on the legislature's …
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UPDATE: Celebration of Cowan's life to be held Sunday

A memorial gathering to celebrate the life of Cleveland restaurateur Kay Jenkins Cowan will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, at Jenkins’ Restaurant & Deli in Cleveland.Cowan, 76, …

Election commissioner reflects on civic duty

With the November general election in the rearview mirror, Bradley County Election Commissioner Kezmond Pugh has had time to reflect on getting through his first election cycle.In an interview with …

Restaurant Inspections 2-4-23

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Tennessee's First Lady Maria Lee to undergo bone marrow transplant

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee released the following statement regarding his wife, Maria Lee, who has been undergoing medical treatment after a lymphoma diagnosis late last year.Lee said he and his wife …

City and county schools closed Friday due to illness

Cleveland City Schools and Bradley County Schools issued a joint statement Thursday, Feb. 2, announcing both school systems would be closed Friday, “due to the increased amount of illness …
Latest Sports
    • Cougars drop two at Walters State

      MORRISTOWN — Cleveland State's hoop squads hit the road to always tough Walters State Wednesday evening and came back home with a pair of …

    • Former Flame, pro soccer star giving back hope

      Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.For Haitian soccer star, Ricardo Pierre-Louis the game of soccer …

    • Scoreboard 2-3

      Friday, Feb. 3BASKETBALLBradley Central at McMinn County, 6 (JV, 3:30)Walker Valley at Cleveland, 6 (JV, 3:30)McMinn Central at Polk County, 6 …

    • Check Into Cash Player of the Week 2-2

      Congratulations to Walker Valley wrestler Christian Wilson on being selected as the Check Into Cash Player of the Week. The 138-pound junior …

    • Raiders roll past Owls

      After sweeping Ooltewah earlier in the season, the Cleveland hoop squads cruised to dominant victories over the Owls once again, this time in …

    • Herds stampede Hustlin' Tigers

      The Walker Valley basketball teams tuned up for a pair of tough District 5-4A battles against county rivals with a Senior Night sweep of league …


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Truman Club donates to CSCC scholarship fund

4 days ago
A donation from the Harry S. Truman Club will support the John and Charlotte Bivens Scholarship at Cleveland State Community College.The $1,000 donation is given in honor of Craig Bivens for his …

Dear Annie: Struggling to support wife amid health changes

4 days ago
Dear Annie: I never thought I would need to reach out for advice regarding my marriage, but here I am. I've been with my wife for 12 years. It's the second marriage for both of us. There's a 14-year age gap between us. She has two children from her previous marriage, and I have two as well. With the exception of one, all of our children are now out of the home and creating new and exciting life memories for themselves.

HINTS FROM HELOISE: Pillow makes travel crate comfy

4 days ago
Dear Heloise: I just read the suggestion of the lady from Louisiana about using crib sheets to protect pet beds. I discovered a king-sized pillow would fit a large-sized travel crate. That was my little doxie's, Charlie, favorite place to nap in the daytime. Before I put it in the crate, I covered it with a water-proof pillow protector and put a pillowcase over that. I bought washable pillows. They lasted until he finally chewed a hole and started taking the stuffing out.

AACA presents 'Crooners of the 1950s'

4 days ago
Athens Area Council for the Arts House Blend Concert Series continues with Crooners of the 1950s on Friday, Feb. 3, 2023, at 7:30 p.m. at The Arts Center in Athens.
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