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Brooke McMahan: Bradley County’s rising star
When Brooke McMahan won Female Vocalist of the Year at the recent Tennessee/Georgia Country Music Association, it came as no surprise to her parents, Tommy and Melissa, who recalls their 14-year-ol...
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Dr. Jim Osborn: Finding joy in foundation work
“Life is a journey,” Dr. Jim Osborn observed. “Everything in life,” he said, “has meaning down the road.” The proof of this statement is his own journey beginning at Loma Linda, Calif., where he wa...
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Living with dialysis: How Blanche Rogers is smiling all the way
Having been on dialysis for the past 13 years could have given Blanche Rogers a reason to be cynical and self-centered. Instead, the 90-year-old Cleveland resident is a funny, fun-loving senior who...
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Two No More: Giving marriage and music a voice
Being adept at communication is what brought them together. Being transparent with their feelings is how they fell in love. Now Stephen and Lee Preston of Cleveland have a message and a mission to ...
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Connie Gatlin: A mother’s dream comes true
Like most parents, Connie Gatlin wanted the best for her daughter Abbe and much more. So to see her only child step onto the Radio City Music Hall stage as a Rockette for the first time was a dream...
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In-Town Gallery celebrates Jane Yelliott, a special artist
The oldest member of In-Town Gallery, Jane Yelliott, 87, joined the gallery in 1984, and has been a very special presence there for almost 30 years. Diagnosed with stage four cancer of the liver, s...
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In-Town Gallery will ‘Celebrate Art!’ in 2014
Kicking off the New Year, In-Town Gallery plans to “Celebrate Art!” Every medium involved in the original work of our 34 artists will be represented on the front wall as an introduction to the weal...
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Assisting the Hispanic community
With an increasing population of Hispanics living and working in Cleveland, Dr. Tom Biller and his colleagues at Health Management Services were asking how they could meet the needs of the fastest ...
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The joy of giving: How one Cleveland family went from being hopeless to hopeful
Tragedy hit the Payne family on Nov. 13, as fire swept through their rental home. Almost everything was destroyed. Only a few things were left that could be salvaged. Even sadder, however, their bu...
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Mexican mom seeks American Dream for family
Ana Paz is certain she would not be alive today if she was still in her homeland of Mexico. Her doctors told her family that the then 6-year-old child would be dead by the age of 13. Fast forward 2...
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