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  1. A Christmas miracle: Bobby Shankle owes his life to some angels in uniformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... "I know the day we got that call I was doing one of my second jobs and I heard a lot of sirens going east toward Polk County," he said. He said he had been around and for all the paid and volunteer people who do such work every day, "This is the ...

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  2. $1M LEAP grant to benefit communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Cleveland State Community College and the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in Athens received some exciting news that will benefit the community in the form of almost a $1 million grant through the Labor Education Alignment Program . The program is a state effort focused on increasing opportunities for Tennesseans to obtain a certificate or degree beyond high school that is aligned with the needs of the workforce in the communities.

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  3. Sons of American Revolution install officers, discuss projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... the pledges to the American flag and the Flag of Tennessee at the celebration of the 175th Anniversary of Polk County in the county courthouse at Benton. Other chapter members attending this event were Carl Collums, Shawn Pritchett and state Rep. ...

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  4. Beekeepers win first placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    THE OCOEE REGION BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION received the first-place plaque for the Civic - School division of the 2014 Polk County Christmas Parade. The theme this year was "Peace on Earth."

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  5. Tennessee health profile - Polk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Examiner.com

    Polk County , Tennessee is definitely the place for an adventurous vacation. It is on the Georgia border in the extreme southeast of the state and includes action on the Ocoee, Hiwasee, and Consauga Rivers.

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  6. Polk Had Founders of FaithRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Polk County News

    If someone asked you to name the biggest change you have witnessed or read about since the founding of Polk County November 28, 1839 what would you say? The industrial or technology revolution, invention of the automobile and airplane, space travel, medicine to cure dread diseases that formerly wiped out whole towns - or what? It would take the whole paper and more to name all the exciting inventions and events that have taken place in those 175 years. However, one of the most disturbing changes to me is something that is happening even as I write this - the urgent and unrelenting push by unbelievers to rid our nation of any mention of God.

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  7. Polk County, TN Sheriff's Office gets search and rescue vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Polk County News

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office has received two search and rescue vehicles from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Supply Office . The donation was coordinated by District 22 State Representative Dan Howell who worked with PCSO Captain Brian Fields and Special Deputy Richard Jackson to facilitate the exchange.

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  8. United Way hits 92 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... hosted a breakfast and lunch for those volunteers that day. Mazzolini said that the first Day of Action event in Polk County included the development of a learning trail at the Benton Boys & Girls Club. Wacker Chemie provided volunteers for the Make ...

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  9. Polk County TN Arrest Report 12/1 - 12/7Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Fetch Your News

    Pursuant to the state open records law, Tennessee Code Ann. section 10-7-503 to 10-7-512; 10-7-701 to 10-7-702; 10-8-101 to 10-8-103 Open Records Act allows for www.fetchyournews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Polk County, Tennessee.

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  10. PCSO gets 2 Hummers for search and rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    TWO HUMMERS to be used for search-and-rescue missions in the rugged terrain of Polk County have been received by the Polk County Sheriff's Office thanks to a coordination effort by state Rep. Dan Howell, R-Cleveland who represents the 22nd Legislative District. Showing the Hummers, at left, is Howell.

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  11. Annie Mae Cole Hyde: ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Fetch Your News

    Annie was born in Polk County, TN to the late Everett and Mabel Hughes Henson. She was retired from the Copper Pantry Convience Store where she was the store manager.

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  12. Polk County TN Arrest Report 11/24 - 11/30Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Fetch Your News

    Pursuant to the state open records law, Tennessee Code Ann. section 10-7-503 to 10-7-512; 10-7-701 to 10-7-702; 10-8-101 to 10-8-103 Open Records Act allows for www.fetchyournews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Polk County, Tennessee.

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  13. Mr. Fred Taft 'Freddie' Prince, Jr. : ObituaryRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Fetch Your News

    Fred Taft "Freddie" Prince, Jr., age 66 of Cleveland, TN passed away on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at his home. He was born in Polk County, TN on Friday, October 22, 1948 to the late Fred Prince, Sr. and Ila Lea Hembree Prince.

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  14. Miss Chattanooga Stephanie McKain To Have Clothing Giveaway On Dec. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of T-Shirts International which donates clothing worldwide and she will have a local ... (click for more) The Polk County Sheriff's Office has received two search and rescue vehicles from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Supply Office. The donation was ...

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  15. Former Educator Releases Book On Life Of Unsung LeaderRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... night of the signing at the Bessie Smith Cultural Center (200 E. ML King Blvd) and is available online now. The Polk County Sheriff's Office has received two search and rescue vehicles from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Supply Office. The donation ...

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  16. Heating Assistance Available For Tennessee ResidentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Follow us on Twitter @chattanoogagas and tweet us your question using the hashtag #CHAenergyassist. The Polk County Sheriff's Office has received two search and rescue vehicles from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Supply Office. The donation was ...

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  17. Search And Rescue Vehicles Given To Polk County Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Chattanoogan.com

    District 22 Rep Dan Howell and Polk County Sheriff Steve Ross stand in front of two Hummers donated to the PCSO.

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  18. Chattanooga Airport And Chattanooga Community Kitchen Hosting Family...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and register for the chance to win two round-trip tickets to anywhere in the U.S. from Delta Air Lines. The Polk County Sheriff's Office has received two search and rescue vehicles from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Supply Office. The donation was ...

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  19. Polk County TN Arrest Report 11/17 - 11/23Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Fetch Your News

    Pursuant to the state open records law, Tennessee Code Ann. section 10-7-503 to 10-7-512; 10-7-701 to 10-7-702; 10-8-101 to 10-8-103 Open Records Act allows for www.fetchyournews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Polk County, Tennessee.

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  20. Beekeepers elect new officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Polk County News

    ... of Treasurer. Rachel brings years of Bookkeeping and Accounting experience from positions she has held with Polk County Government. Gary Beavers has been elected to serve a three-year term as a member of the Board of Directors. As past President, ...

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