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Monday, July 17th

From the Tennova Healthcare Cleveland News Desk, here is your news for Monday, July 17th, on Mix 104-1 and Talk 101-3 The Buzz.

Topping our news today, from the Cleveland Daily Banner…

MurMaid Mattress will be celebrating the groundbreaking of a new flagship retail location on Wednesday, July 26 at 11 a.m.

The new store will be located at 6255 Lee Hwy, in Chattanooga.

MurMaid Mattress hopes to have this new store open in approximately 6 months. This will be the twelfth MurMaid location with its original location being just 2 miles to the north east opened in 1979 which will soon be converted to a 14,000 square foot clearance center.

MurMaid Mattress is a factory direct mattress manufacturer/retailer selling its own brand as well as national brand mattresses, boxsprings, adjustable power bases as well as top of bed accessories direct to the public.

The company’s other locations are in Cleveland, Hixson, Red Bank, downtown Chattanooga on the North Shore, Ft. Oglethorpe and Dalton.

For more information please contact Roger Pickett at or visit

Also from The Banner…

THE FIRST BAPTIST Church of Cleveland’s choir sang the National Anthem just before the game between the Atlanta Braves and Arizona Diamondbacks Friday evening. The choir must have been good luck, as the Braves won the game, 4-3. Singing the National Anthem was a part of the choir’s visit to Atlanta, where they provided mission help in many areas.

From WRCB Channel 3…

The 2018 governor’s race in Tennessee added a new name to the list on Sunday.

Tennessee’s Republican Speaker of the House of Representatives Beth Harwell announced her campaign for governor of Tennessee.

“Tennessee needs someone who possesses the experience from day one to lead our state to the next level and who has a steady hand when challenges come our way,” Harwell said in a release. “As governor, I will lead on jobs, cutting taxes, guaranteeing every child has a great school, and ensuring our Tennessee values are protected. Every Tennessean should have every opportunity to succeed and prosper in our state. That’s why I am running to be Tennessee’s next governor.”

Harwell joins fellow Republican candidates Mae Beavers, Randy Boyd, and Bill Lee and Democratic candidate Karl Dean as those who have announced they’re running for governor.

This has been your local and state news. You can get news anytime by visiting our website,, powered by Pioneer Credit. From the Tennova Healthcare Cleveland News Desk, this is Jeremy Gault reporting.