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  1. Michael GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Brenda Woods Grant; children: Brian Grant and Jeffrey Grant; siblings: Elizabeth Cardin, of Riceville, Tony Grant , of Phoenix, Ariz., and Shirley Horn, of Athens; cousin, Gary Grant, of Etowah; brother-in-law, Dennis Woods , of Cleveland; nephews: Joe Woods, of Cleveland, Jackie Cook , of Athens, Richard Cardin , of Athens; nieces: Angie Chandler, of Athens and Jennifer Daughtery, of Athens; aunt and uncle: Essie and Jack Sams, of Melrose, Fla., and James and Jan Parrott, of Bremerton, Wash.; special friends: Tomie Bunch, Dorothy and David Bunch, Tony and Shirley Crumley, and Sandy and Neil Taylor; and more extended family and friends.

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  2. Postseason plans finalized for 5-AA teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Coaches and administrators from the District 5-AA basketball teams met Wednesday and prepared plans for the district tournament, chose the all-district teams and MVPs for the regular ATHENS - Coaches and administrators from the District 5-AA basketball teams met Wednesday and prepared plans for the district tournament, chose the all-district teams and MVPs for the regular season, plus planned the district awards banquet. Named to the 5-AA All-District girls team were Jacobi Lynn, Jordan Wright, and Hannah Cherry from McMinn Central; Madi Haymes, Emily Hawkins and Kaitlyn Harris were chosen from Sequoyah; Arianna Davidson and Shelby Watson were the choices from Sweetwater and Briana Baxter and Mariah Small, from Loudon, were also named.

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  3. Sue Triplett PrichardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Sue Triplett Prichard, 82, a lifelong resident of this area, passed away on Sunday evening, Feb. 5, 2017, in a Spring City health care facility. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Edward Prichard; one brother, Edward "Buster" Triplett; and four sisters: Lillian Higdon, Kathleen Morgan, Bobbie Coleman and Lorene Martin.

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  4. Raiders fall just short of century mark in district win over McMinn TribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Cleveland Blue Raiders fell just two points short of the century mark Tuesday night after controlling the entire 32 minutes of hardwood against McMinn County in a District 5-AAA CLEVELAND'S KREGG WARE goes to the hoop against McMinn County in a District 5-AAA matchup between the Blue Raiders and Cherokees Tuesday, in Athens. District battles take over local focus.

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  5. Lester James WalshRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    He was born in Heaton, N.C., raised in Elk Park , N.C., a former resident of Elizabethton, and a resident of McMinn County, since 1965. He was a son of the late Judd Dewey Walsh and Flora Bernice Cook Walsh.

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  6. Cartwright tips in Bear buzzer beaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    "Being in the right place at the right time" is how Bradley Central senior Trevor Cartwright explained his amazing game-winning shot Tuesday night in Athens. BRADLEYa SCENTRALa Ssenior Trevor Cartwright, center dark uniform, puts back in the game-winning basket off an offensive rebound at the buzzer to give the Bears a 56-54 District 5-AAAa Svictory over McMinn County in Athens Tuesday evening.

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  7. Perfect Attendance partnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Bradley County Virtual School recently participated in the Fall 2016 Bradley County Perfect Attendance partnership with Sonic. Blake Pressley was awarded the grand prize of a Coca-Cola bicycle Dec. Bradley County Virtual School recently participated in the Fall 2016 Bradley County Perfect Attendance partnership with Sonic.

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  8. Ralph Baldwin named as Banner publisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Ralph Baldwin Jr., a 42-year veteran of the newspaper industry, has been named publisher of the Cleveland Daily Banner, effective Jan. 9. Ralph Baldwin Jr., a 42-year veteran of the newspaper industry, has been named publisher of the Cleveland Daily Banner, effective Jan. 9. The announcement was made by Sarah Ireland, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Cleveland Newspapers Inc. Baldwin succeeds publisher Stephen Crass, who recently retired after 16 years of leading the Cleveland newspaper.

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  9. Cedar Ridge Bluegrass to be at Cowboy JubileeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Cedar Ridge, the Bluegrass Music band from Athens, will headline the Cowboy Gospel Jubilee on Jan. 13, at 7 p.m. Cedar Ridge, the Bluegrass Music band from Athens, will headline the Cowboy Gospel Jubilee on Jan. 13, at 7 p.m. "Cedar Ridge is a very capable group of musicians," said Steve Poteet, producer of the free weekly musical show. "The Cowboy Gospel Jubilee is excited about bringing this band to our stage.

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  10. John PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    John Summerfield "Chick" Price, 76, of Athens, passed away Thursday evening, Jan. 5, 2017, at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville. A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was the son of the late Jasper Otis and Mae Richesin Price.

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  11. CSCC puts community first with disaster relief effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    When Cleveland State Community College heard about the tornado devastation experienced by two of the counties in its five-county service area, the CSCC faculty and staff swung into action to The CSCC Wildlife Society was one of the groups from Cleveland State Community College that assisted in clearing of trees and other debris after the recent tornado devastation in McMinn and Polk counties. CSCC Student Senate leaders assembled comfort kits for the American Red Cross.

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  12. Lawmakers get list of CSCC, TBR concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    More funding for capital projects and campus security, and help expanding rural broadband internet access are among the things colleges are lobbying state legislators for as they prepare for the STATEa SLEGISLATORSa Slisten as Tennessee Board of Regents member Tom Griscom, left, describes colleges' needs during a Legislative Luncheon with area college officials Friday. From left are Griscom, state Rep. Johna SForgety, state Sen. Mike Bell and state Rep. Dan Howell.

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  13. Ricky Lee BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Survivors include two sisters and brothers-in-law: Pat and Charlie Bird of Cleveland and Towanna and Jackie Plaster of Niota; nieces and spouses, Calissta Shaye Rogers and fiance' Eddie Coulter, Rachel Elizabeth and Shayne Boston, and Becky and Cesar Zaidman; great nieces: Laura Elizabeth Boston, Olivia Ann Boston, Isabella Rose Boston, Lydia Cleo Boston, Emma Jadyn Rogers; and great-nephews; Judah Samuel Boston, Matthew Cole Rogers, and Jacob Austin Rogers. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. today, Dec. 28, 2016, in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home in Athens with the Rev.

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  14. Austin Jerel DotsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Austin Jerel Dotson, 28, of Athens, went to be with his Lord on Friday, Dec. 23, 2016, at a local hospital. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Marshall A. Arnwine and Dorothy R. Arnwine, Virginia Jo Dotson; and great-grandmothers: Gertha Hicks and Estella Vaught.

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  15. Tashawna M. McCannRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents ,Katherine Caramella Rymer and Marston Mullikan; and her dad, Bobby Swafford. She a 2001 graduate of Bradley Central High School.

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  16. Johnny Lee FryeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Johnny Lee Frye, 60, a resident of Athens, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga. He served in the U.S. Army 101st Airborne and later transferred to serve on the Military Honor Guard at Arlington Cemetery.

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  17. Carl Lee MeltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late Hershel and Artie Dixon Melton. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Vorus Ingle, and her husband, Bill Ingle; and a brother, Jack Melton.

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  18. Ruby DentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    She was a remarkable person, raising her family, working, and going back to school where she completed her GED. She loved cooking, gardening and selling her home-grown produce at the local farmer's market.

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  19. William Roy LovelaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    William Roy "Bill" Lovelace, 82, of Etowah, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, Dec. 3, 2016, at Star Regional Medical Center in Athens. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Jesse Lovelace and Laura Mae DeArmond Lovelace, and infant son, William Randall Lovelace; and his sister, Patsy Lovelace Frye.

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  20. Copeland, Howard shine in Bradley winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Bradley Central opened the District 5-AAAa Sslate with a pair of victories over their oldest rivals Friday night at Jim Smiddy Arena, which included the defending conference Players of the Year a BRADLEYa SCENTRALa Ssenior Cole Copeland drives past McMinn County's Sam Hammonds for two of his 28 points in Friday evening's Bear victory at Jim Smiddy Arena. Copeland moved up to 10th on the Bear all-time scoring list with the performance.

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