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Veterans should mark calendars for outreach event
Our nation’s veterans are due respect and the utmost care for their dedication and required activities that help to keep us safe and protected each and every day. The stress and strain that this ma...
Sep 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Many uses for an apron back in the day
Every once in a while a person comes into my life who makes a lasting impression. I bet the same is true for you. My most recent example of this is a lady who lives down in the great state of Alaba...
Sep 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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While you sleep
It is a shift change on a busy weekday evening, and 11 Bradley County deputies, along with a lieutenant and sergeant, gather for roll call. Information from the previous shift is discussed which in...
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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In search of life’s map
‘Trust’ sometimes is very best guide of all The Fountain of Youth, the Holy Grail and the Road to El Dorado can remain a mystery. My eyes are wide open for another treasure: a roadmap for this craz...
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Reflections on the International Cowpea Festival
“Festivals promote diversity, they bring neighbors into dialogue, they increase creativity, they offer opportunities for civic pride, they improve our general psychological well-being. In short, th...
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All required paperwork is almost finished for Greenway connector
When anyone talks about how slow the government moves, the Cleveland/Bradley County Greenway has experienced that “dotting of the I’s and crossing of the T’s” that comes with accepting grants from ...
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our City: SCI is moving us forward with new data
Our city and the University of Tennessee are partners in something new for our state. It's called the Smart Communities Initiative. The idea is to pair students from many different fields of study ...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Graves' Yard: A fine line between cheerful giving and giving cheer
“Every man according as he has purposeth in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.” — 2 Corinthians 9:7 That is one of my favorite scriptures ...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our County: Domestic violence not just an issue in NFL
Recent events seem to highlight the news that is not only a national concern, but also one that our community has dealt with as well — family violence. The NFL is reeling from additional episodes t...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tales of boyhood and riding a milk cow
We have a television station in nearby Little Rock that has a feature each week on the 10 p.m. news titled, "Everyone Has a Story." If you will think about it, you have one too. Each week this attr...
Sep 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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This Week in History 9-21
The following items were compiled by the Cleveland Bradley County Public Library from old issues of the Cleveland Daily Banner and its forerunners, the Cleveland Banner, the Journal, and the Journa...
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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InkSpots: Autumn’s in the air!
Take a lesson from ‘T,’ enjoy the season
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Strong Thoughts: Learning from all those embarrassing moments
We all have our embarrassing moments, moments that make us cringe and wonder why people have not yet invented teleportation devices like we see in sci-fi movies. Those who advocate happy, carefree ...
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Our City: CUATS is an important link for many travelers
For some, the Cleveland Urban Area Transit System is a vital link to work, to the doctor and to anywhere else they need to go. Our city's public transportation service, provided through the Southea...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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