Thursday, February 26


For Friday, February 27, 2015 Bradley County and Cleveland City Schools are Closed Friday (2/27) For Thursday, February 26, 2015 Mix 104.1 Offices will be closed today. School Closings due to Weather: Cleveland City Schools are closed today. Bradley County Schools are closed today. All Cleveland State locations will be closed today due to inclement weather. All Lee classes are cancelled for today ... Read More »

Wednesday, February 25, 2015


News for Wednesday, February 25, 2015 The Bradley County Board of Education voted 4-3 Tuesday to buy out the remainder of the employment contract for Director of Schools Johnny McDaniel .Board member Chris Turner made the motion to accept the buyout which was seconded by vice chairman Charlie Rose. Board members Vicki Beaty and Dianna Calfee joined in the affirmative ... Read More »

Friday, February 20th


The Latest school and business closings: Athens City Schools     Closed TN Schools     Bachman Acad     Closed Fri TN Schools     Bledsoe Co Schools     Closed TN Schools     Bradley Co Schools     Closed Fri TN Schools     Christ Legacy Academy Athens     Closed Fri TN Schools     Cleveland Christian School     Closed Fri TN Schools     Cleveland City ... Read More »

Thursday, February 19th

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CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The board of Cleveland City Schools will consider an estimated $71,500 in air conditioning maintenance needs in March. On Wednesday, the board’s site committee recommended the full board consider hardware replacements and software upgrades that control air conditioning systems at Cleveland High School and several elementary schools. “It’s kind of one of the unglamorous things we do,” ... Read More »

Wednesday, February 18th


CLEVELAND, Tenn. – A planned vote by the Bradley County Commission on whether to issue a statement publicly supporting Johnny McDaniel, director of Bradley County Schools, has been scrapped. On Monday, Commissioner Robert Rominger, who sponsored the resolution, asked that it be removed from the scheduled agenda shortly after the commission meeting began. Rominger gave no reason for the action ... Read More »

Tuesday, February 17th


From Paul Leach/The Times Free Press Reports CLEVELAND, Tenn. – The Bradley County Commission is expected to vote today whether to make a public statement of support for Johnny McDaniel, the director of Bradley County Schools. Commissioner Robert Rominger placed the measure on the agenda Feb. 9 after discussion of a reported buyout of McDaniel’s contract. The buyout was officially ... Read More »

Monday, February 16th


This Report from The Times Free Press: Over the weekend, news still on everybody’s mind was  the The Bradley County school board and Jonny McDaniles contract .All local news and media outlets reported on the issues. It may seem surprising that the 2013 Tennessee Superintendent of the Year now has a target on his back. But even his supporters say ... Read More »

Friday, February 13th


Athens City Schools will be closed today because of widespread illness, according to the system’s website.  Monday is a school holiday due to Presidents Day, so students will get an extra-long weekend. Kids Connection will also be closed Fridaybut will meet at Ingleside School on Monday, the system’s website states. Athens, Tenn., is located in McMinn County. On Monday, McMinn ... Read More »

Thursday, February 12th


Sheriff Eric Watson is pleased to announce the return of the DARE Program in Bradley County schools, administered by the Bradley County Sheriff’s Office. The return of the DARE Program will be highlighted by an event this Friday, February 13, at 1pm at Park View Elementary School on Minnis Road. Sheriff Watson expressed excitement about the return of the DARE ... Read More »