United Way of the Ocoee Region celebrates 85th year

F. Alan Smith received the William F. Johnson Community Service Award during the United Way of the Ocoee Region’s Impact Report and Awards luncheon held Wednesday, March 29, at the Museum & …
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Food Lion donates $1,500 to Lee University student food bank

The Food Lion Feeds Charitable Foundation donated $1,500 to Lee University to help feed students in their time of need. Lee used the gift to contribute stock to its on-campus food bank.Located at …

Restaurant Inspections 4-1-23

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Jail Dockets 4-1-23

The following information was gathered solely from the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office. This list includes individuals who are, or have been, incarcerated in the Justice Center, and can include arrests made by the BCSO, the Cleveland Police Department, the Charleston Police Department, Tennessee Highway Patrol, Drug Task Force and other local law enforcement agencies.

COVID infection rates low, but continuing

Bradley County’s COVID-19 active case count rose by 36 from the prior week, according to the latest report from the Tennessee Department of Health on Wednesday, March 29. As of March 25, …

County commission receives update on tire disposal fee

The cost of tire disposal at the Bradley County Landfill will be dropping again.In a letter sent on Jan. 30, the Bradley County Commission requested for the cost of the waste tire program to be …
Latest Sports
    • Soccer 'Stangs shut out Bears

      In the teams’ first battle since an emotional upset in the District 5-AAA quarterfinals last May, the Walker Valley Mustangs got their …

    • Braves lose Fried, beat Nats

      WASHINGTON (AP) — The Atlanta Braves overcame the early exit of NL Cy Young Award runner-up Max Fried because of a bad leg Thursday with four …

    • Scoreboard 3-31

      Friday, March 31BASEBALLCleveland State at Chattanooga State, 2Lee at Valdosta State (Ga.), 5Clinch River ChallengeWalker Valley vs. Heritage …

    • SB Lady Flames torch King

      The Lee University softball team sed timely hitting a solid pitching to earn a double header sweep against King University on Wednesday …

    • Scoreboard 3-30

      Thursday, March 30SOCCERWalker Valley at Bradley Central, 7Cleveland at Howard, 7SOFTBALLWalker Valley at Cleveland, 5Bradley Central at McMinn …

    • SB Lady Raiders drop first game

      ATHENS — Cleveland High softball squad suffered its first loss of the season Tuesday in a one-run battle with District 5-4A foe McMinn …

    • Bears' Watson makes college choice

      Two-time all-state linebacker Knox Watson made his collegiate choice Thursday morning as he inked with Cumberland University.Choosing the …

    • Lee netters split with VSU

      The nationally-ranked Lee University tennis teams entertained Gulf South Conference foe Valdosta State (Ga.) Wednesday with split results at the …


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100 years of filmmaking in Tennessee

4 days ago
2023 marks the 100th anniversary of the first feature film shot in Tennessee, and a lot has changed within "the seventh art" over the past hundred years.With films transitioning from the silent era …

Hints from Heloise: Drizzle chocolate without the mess

4 days ago

Dear Readers: Here's an easy way to melt semi-sweet chocolate chips, to use as frosting for a cake or as decorations on cookies. Keep the chips in the bag they come in, place the bag into a bowl of hot water and knead until the chips are melted. Then, just cut a small hole across one corner of the bag and drizzle the chocolate right from the bag onto the cookies or cake. No mess to clean up. — Heloise

Dear Annie: DNA site sparks fresh family drama

4 days ago
Dear Annie: I have a family estrangement issue. It all started when a 44-year-old woman contacted my older brother on a DNA site. I immediately wrote her and acknowledged paternity and expressed a strong desire to establish a long-term relationship. She seems to be a very nice person.

More than $60K raised for CF Foundation at 65 Roses/Great Strides

4 days ago
More than 500 people participated in the Great Strides/65 Roses walk/run event this weekend, raising more than $60,000 for cystic fibrosis research.This was the 22nd year the event has been held …
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