Wednesday , 23 June 2021

News

Monday, November 16th

Channel 3- A McMinn County man was killed Saturday while trying to cut down a tree. McMinn County Sheriff Joe Guy tells Channel 3 the accident happened Saturdayafternoon along Highway 30 West. He says Clifford Drumwright was trying to pull down the tree with a chain attached to a backhoe when it fell. The Cleveland Daily Banner reports- 16 Bradley …

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Wednesday, September 16th

Chattanooga Unite Schedule 2 p.m. Armed Forces Parade along Broad Street from M.L. King Boulevard to the riverfront at Ross’s Landing 3 p.m. * Memorial Service and Remembrance * National anthem and Pledge of Allegiance * Presentation of military colors * Tributes from community and military leaders * Eternal Father” (Navy and Marine funeral song) * Flags presented to families …

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Tuesday, June 16th

From The Chattanoogan- The Bradley County Commission on Monday voted 7-6 against a proposed 10-cent property tax increase to fund new construction at Lake Forest Middle School. Several members of the commission articulated their opinions that the proposed tax increase was unnecessary until next year, if necessary even then, and that no real benefits would be seen from that increased …

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Tuesday, September 15th

The Chattanoogan reports- The executive secretary to Dr. William “Bill” Estes, dean of the Helen DeVos College of Education at Lee University, was one of two people killed in a wreck in the Florida Panhandle on Friday. Karen Brown, 67, was traveling on a vacation trip with friends. The driver of one of the vehicles involved, 49-year-old Sandra Kidd of …

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Monday, December 14th

The Cleveland Daily Banner- The Massachusetts developer and manufacturer of a special fleece fabric used in popular outdoors and military winter clothing said Friday that it would close its original factory in Lawrence, MA, and move about 200 jobs to Cleveland, TN. Polartec LLC, formerly known as Malden Mills, purchased the Cleveland-based United Knitting L.P. in late September, and said …

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Monday, September 14th

The Cleveland Daily Banner- Lee University’s fall enrollment was boosted by a “strong upsurge” of incoming freshmen, closing registration last week with an overall enrollment of 5,041 students. Freshman enrollment is up 10 percent over last year, according to Phil Cook, vice president for enrollment. Some 835 full-time freshmen signed up for classes this fall, compared to 756 last year. …

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Breaking News

OFFICIAL MEDIA RELEASE On Tuesday, October 13, 2015, Lee University student, Olayinka Opaso, from Nigeria, age 18, confessed to a senior Lee University official about his involvement in the Yik Yak post describing potential threats to Lee University students. Opaso was immediately placed into custody by the Campus Security Director, Matt Brinkman. Mr. Brinkman transported Opaso to the Cleveland Police …

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Friday, November 13th

Channel 3- BRADLEY COUNTY, TN (WRCB) – A double-death investigation is underway in southwest Bradley County. It happened last night in McDonald on Clear Lake Road. A spokesperson for the Sheriff’s Office says a man and woman have been found dead inside a home owned by a family member. Investigators do not know an exact cause of death but suspect …

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Public Input Survey

Below is a link to a public survey we are asking anyone interested to complete in order to provide guidance to the Bradley County School board of the public perception of needed attributes and experience in a candidate for Bradley County Schools. The survey will conclude on Thursday April 16th at 5pm. Nicholas Lillios Chairman Bradley County School Board

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