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BGCC cuts ribbon on new and innovative playground
Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland members can begin to enjoy a new, and very unique, playground with the installation of some very radical equipment. The new playground, the only one of its kind in t...
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7-year-old boy works to aid family in need
When 7-year-old Evan Gray heard a close family friend and his family had lost everything in a house fire, he wanted to help. The family’s home burned down around Thanksgiving. Evan has now raised $...
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UT students eye Inman safety work
Improvements to pedestrian and bicyclist safety on Inman Street was the focus of recent presentations by University of Tennessee senior design project students to Cleveland leaders. The presentatio...
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Top 10 Newsmakers No. 9: TDOT projects take Newsmaker No. 9 spot
The Tennessee Department of Transportation could have moved its headquarters to Bradley County in 2014. The state’s transportation agency was and remains very active in the area, and that activity ...
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Metropolitan Bell of Chattanooga
The Metropolitan Bells of Chattanooga will present “Christmas with the Metropolitan Bells,” a concert of sacred and secular Christmas favorites, tonight at 7:30 in the sanctuary of First United Met...
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CHS instructor Athena Davis reflects on teaching honor from TV talk show
Athena Davis can attest to the fact you never know what the future may hold. Davis is the Cleveland High School instructor of advanced placement literature and Holocaust literature. In May, she was...
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Asylum to be featured at Saturday benefit concert
The 10th Judicial District Children’s Advocacy Center has scheduled a benefit concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Candies Creek Baptist Church. The concert will feature the band Asylum. Funds raised will...
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Wrapping for Alzheimer’s
The Creative Story Project, a member of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, collaborated last weekend with the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office to execute an altruistic holiday fundraiser. The fu...
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I See by the Banner 12-17
The Young at Heart group from Big Spring United Methodist Church will meet Thursday at 9 a.m., at Old Fort restaurant.
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Ocoee Run for Health celebrates residents’ tobacco-free lifestyle
Benton — Participants in the Ocoee Run for Health celebrated their tobacco-free lifestyles as they completed either the 1-mile walk or 5K run on Dec. 6. The Ocoee Run for Health was held to encoura...
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Your Best Shot 12-16
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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CSCC introduces new scholarships to support wide range of students
Cleveland State Community College has introduced a new set of scholarships for fall 2015, including one for adults who do not qualify for the state-led Tennessee Promise program. During an announce...
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Beekeepers win first place
THE OCOEE REGION BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION received the first-place plaque for the Civic — School division of the 2014 Polk County Christmas Parade. The theme this year was “Peace on Earth.” It was th...
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Safety on Lauderdale
The long-awaited and much-needed improvements at Interstate 75 Exit 33 have begun. State Rep. Dan Howell said Tuesday construction crews were already on site and working. That exit, along with Laud...
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Lottery Numbers
(AP) — These lotteries were drawn Monday: Tennessee Cash 3 Evening: 3-3-8, Lucky Sum: 14 Cash 3 Midday: 9-3-5, Lucky Sum: 17 Cash 3 Morning: 6-7-1 Cash 4 Evening: 1-1-2-1, Lucky Sum: 5 Cash 4 Midda...
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