From here to Chattanooga and back: a 'God-awful' ride

(Editor’s Note: This is an introduction to a multipart series examining the Tennessee Department of Transportation’s planned widening of Interstate 75 from Exit 20 in Bradley County to the …
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County leaders to vote on whether to charge hospitals for long ambulance waiting times

Wait times at hospitals may not just cost lives, but Bradley County taxpayers as well. To counter long wait times, the Bradley County Emergency Services Committee has recommended the County …

BULLETIN: Multiple shots fired into residence, one person injured

One person was injured when multiple shots were fired into a Zion Hill Road residence, where six adults and one child were present.The incident took place at approximately 2 a.m. today, Aug. 13, …

Tennessee 'Sheriff of the Year' is Bradley County's own

With all 95 county sheriffs in consideration, Bradley County Sheriff Steve Lawson was selected by the Tennessee Sheriff's Association as the recipient of the "Sheriff of the Year Award" …

Blackburn talks PIE Center, Trump

U.S. Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), in town to tour the new Partnerships in Industry and Education Innovation (PIE) Center on Thursday, Aug. 11, decried the FBI's raid at former President Trump's …

CSCC makes history starting with Stone

Cleveland State Community College made history with the appointment of Ty Stone — the college’s first Black female president. “I'm just so fortunate and blessed to be here,” Stone said. …
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Students get backpacks, supplies as school starts

4 days ago
School begins in Cleveland and Bradley County this week, and many youngsters will be better prepared after three local events provided them with supplies, including backpacks.On Aug. 3, the Peerless …

Author delights in art sessions at museum

Monday, August 8
The Vincent in question at the Museum & Cultural Center at 5ive Points' weekly event "Art With Vincent" is not Van Gogh — though he might help you find your inner-impressionist — but rather …

The Caring Place: new facility, new services

Saturday, August 6
The Caring Place for 20-plus years has served the community and soon will do it with expanded programs at a new location.The new site, which will be called The Caring Place Care Center, will be …

Matt's Chats: Sometimes you meet your heroes in the most unlikely way

Saturday, August 6
We’ve lost some legends in the world of sports over the last couple of days.Celtics great Bill Russell, the ultimate American winner and a critical athletic voiceduring the Civil Rights Movement, …
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