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Trustee taking applications for tax programs
Eligible Bradley County home and property owners can now apply for tax-relief and tax-freeze programs through April 6, 2015, according to an announcement by Mike Smith, trustee. Both taxpayer-frien...
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JA awareness grows with Greenway event
Leaving its pads, pencils and an assortment of instructional materials in the classroom — at least for one Saturday morning — Junior Achievement of the Ocoee Region recently took a new path in educ...
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Personality Profile: Local artist Nikki DeLong living her dream
Nikki DeLong is living her lifelong dream at the age of 21. “In my mind, my life was going to be going to school, getting my college education, going overseas and teaching … then come back, settle ...
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Mike Bell files bill to cancel CC plan: State Legislature to get proposal
Legislation was filed today in Nashville seeking to establish a Tennessee Standards Commission that would recommend to the State Board of Education for adoption all standards to be used in the stat...
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Restoring a neighborhood: Impact Cleveland completes 16th house
Don Ingram stood outside of his home in the Blythe community overseeing the work being completed by High Point Construction. Several workers removed the half-wall barrier on his porch while another...
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Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders Today to hold community forum Monday
Members of Family Cornerstone’s Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders Today hope to highlight the growing issue of self-harm among local youth in Monday night’s community forum. “There is so much informatio...
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Culberson explains division monitors nonprofits, charities
Director of the Tennessee State Department of Division of Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Brent Culberson met with local nonprofit leaders recently at the United Way of Bradley County office. C...
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Sunrise Rotary makes donation to Habitat for Humanity
MEMBERS of the Bradley Sunrise Rotary Club’s Sunrise Foundation made a $10,000 donation to Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland on Thursday. The money was raised through the club’s annual Sunrise Suns...
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Lee to host lecture on social unrest in Mexico
Lee University faculty and students will present a lecture on the current social unrest in Mexico, caused by the disappearance of 43 college students in Ayotzinapa (Iguala, Guerrero) Mexico. The ev...
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Bernhardt named Lee’s Honorary Alumnus of Year
Lee University has named Robert Bernhardt as 2014 Honorary Alumnus of the Year. The award will be presented to Bernhardt on Nov. 21, when the Lee University Symphony presents a fall pops concert in...
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I See by the Banner 11-16
Community Chapel Church of God, 1807 Blythe Ave., will have its monthly food giveaway, Wednesday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information call 479-2143. ——— Bradley County Democratic Party will...
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Woodmen of the World make donations

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McGirt named director of Lee’s Charlotte Center
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Last month, Lee University tapped Dr. Jeffery McGirt as the new director of the school’s Charlotte Center campus. The campus operates under Lee’s Division of Adult Learning (DAL) ...
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City scheduling leaf pick-up
The color is falling from the sky and leaves are scattering the ground. Public works crews are out within the city limits keeping the mounds at bay. Public works director Tommy Myers said the depar...
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Commission to look at funds, pets
Money and animals will be the dominant issues when the Bradley County Commission meets for a voting session at noon on Monday. Commissioner Milan Blake is expected to present a motion on behalf of ...
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