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‘Extra Mile’ eyed by city on Saturday
A smile can make a huge difference in someone’s day; hence, the philosophy behind “Extra Mile Day.” Cleveland Mayor Tom Rowland has declared Nov. 1 “Extra Mile Day” and is encouraging members of th...
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Job Fair at the Cleveland Family YMCA
Several companies, staffing agencies and recruiters from around the region were on hand for Thursday’s Job Fair at the Cleveland Family YMCA. The Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce and the Tenne...
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Turn your clocks back!
THE END of Daylight Saving Time is officially at 2 a.m. on Sunday. Make sure to turn your clocks back one hour before going to bed Saturday night and enjoy an “extra hour” of sleep. As always, a go...
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Pumpkin painting held on Greenway
“Friends of the Greenway” recently hosted its first event. Paint and pumpkins were supplied by the committee and more than 125 people of all ages put their creativity to work on pumpkins at the Rai...
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O negative blood supply severely low
Supplies of O negative blood are severely low in the community. Blood Assurance is restricting shipments of O negative type blood to hospitals in the region until the supply rebounds. O negative bl...
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Your Best Shot 10-31
Recent photos — within the last year — may be submitted for Your Best Shot by emailing gwen.swiger@cleveland banner.com, mailing good quality photos to Your Best Shot, P.O. Box 3600, Cleveland, TN ...
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911 Communications District board gets update on litigation
Those 911 service fees everyone sees on their phone bills are designed to do exactly what the item says — help fund 911 services. The catch is getting the phone service providers to send the money ...
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Ringstaff, Conn sign construction contract for CHS gymnasium
Director of Cleveland City Schools Dr. Martin Ringstaff and Cason Conn of Tri Con Inc., signed a contract Thursday to name the construction company head of the Cleveland High gymnasium project. Upl...
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Benefit event Saturday for Hannah Evans
A singing event to benefit Hannah Evans, the daughter of the late Cleveland businessman Perk Evans, will be held Saturday at Park View Elementary School. The concert is free and will begin at 6 p.m...
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Overcoming racism
New generation leading the way by pushing away greed: Perkins
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Lottery Numbers
(AP) — These state lotteries were drawn Wednesday: Tennessee Cash 3 Evening: 4-5-3, Lucky Sum: 12 Cash 3 Midday: 1-8-4, Lucky Sum: 13 Cash 3 Morning: 1-8-4 Cash 4 Evening: 3-5-4-7, Lucky Sum: 19 Ca...
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Basket Fund
The William Hall Rodgers Christmas Basket Fund provides the needy in the community with food staples for the holidays. The fund, which is a 501(c)(3), is a volunteer-supported effort. Some 1,100 bo...
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Around Town
Mackenzie Price visiting with her Nana Trish at the Banner, and raising money for Mayfield Elementary ... Amy Strubhart painting colorful Halloween nail art ... Mark Grissom enjoying a new song sun...
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It’s a Special Day For...
Rebbeca Pressley, John Burns, Bo Blackmon, Michelle Thomas, Denise Bivens, Kevin Greenhill, Sharon Vaughn, Larz Hanson and Brad Boring, who are celebrating birthdays today.
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Cleveland NET adds new board members
Cleveland NET welcomed new members to the advisory board of directors during a recent meeting. Susan Fowler, Bill Winters, Chris Blake, Jonny McDaniel and Maranee Stowell joined the board of the pr...
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