Polk County Newswire (Page 2)

Polk County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, TN. (Page 2)

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  1. Car theft suspect cuts Polk County deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Following a pursuit of a stolen vehicle followed by a foot pursuit, a Polk County deputy was injured when one of the suspects pulled a knife, according to a report from Polk County Sheriff Steve Ross. At approximately 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Polk County Deputy Logan Brooks observed a vehicle eastbound on Highway 64 that had been reported stolen out of Bradley County.

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  2. Meigs County receives $609,263 Gear Up grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 25 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... the administrator of the state's GEAR UP TN grant. This year's other grant recipients included the Bradley and Polk County school districts. Bradley County Schools was awarded $948,230, while Polk County Schools was awarded $867,210. Details of ...

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  3. Angelo Giansante named head ranger at Hiwassee/Ocoee Rivers ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Hiwassee/Ocoee Rivers State Park in Polk County has a new manager. Recently, TDEC Deputy Commissioner of State Parks Brock Hill made the announcement at the park office in Delano.

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  4. Poston a vet who loves helping othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... e, it's hard to learn and help yourself," said does with the Rotary club, she gives some of her time to help the Polk County nonprofit Safe

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  5. Polk County receives Gear Up grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Polk County is preparing to education its students on their educational and vocational opportunities for the future, and the school system now has the funds to do so.It was confirmed early in the POLK COUNTY EDUCATORS Dr. Ryan Goodman, left, and Dr. Jason Bell announced the school system has received a state GEAR UP grant for more than $800,000. Polk County is preparing to education its students on their educational and vocational opportunities for the future, and the school system now has the funds to do so.

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  6. Summer Food Service Program seeks feeding sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    With summer right around the corner, it's time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Bradley-Cleveland Community Services Agency provides free meals to children during the summer.

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  7. David JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... E.K. Baker, Reliance, Etowah City, and Riceville schools. He was the editor of the Etowah Enterprise, owned the Polk County News, and served his community as a city commissioner and former vice mayor of Etowah. He is survived by his loving wife of ...

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  8. "The Year of the Woman"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... Olivia Calfee (Cleveland), Mollie Burris (Bradley Central), Macie Boggess (Meigs County), Emily Pritchett (Polk County) and Haden Blair (McMinn Central). On a celebratory evening deemed "The Year of the Woman," Klepzig was awarded the Chris Leggett ...

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  9. On Tap 4-13Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Friday, April 13BASEBALLCleveland State at SW Tennessee, 3Maryville Christian at Polk County, 5Silverdale at Walker Valley, 7Cleveland in the Scott Dean Memorial at Farragut H.S., a

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  10. Supervisors Announce High School Art CompetitionRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2018 | Cityview Online

    The Polk County Board of Supervisors will be hosting an art competition for local public high school art programs to create a mural for the newly renovated Polk County Justice Center. Each public high school art program that submits an entry will receive $1,000 towards their art program and the winning school will be awarded $5,000.

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  11. County Commission considering resolution to request new auditorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Daily Times

    ... would require county administration to use a private auditing firm if new auditors are not assigned. After a Polk County commissioner voiced concerns about the same auditors being used year after year in her county, Monroe said she looked into ...

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  12. Walking track opens officially in BentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    A brand-new walking track was unveiled at a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Frank Hammons Memorial Park in Benton on Wednesday. Attendees at the ribbon cutting for a new Polk County walking track eagerly awaited Polk County Executive Hoyt Firestone's cutting of the ribbon.

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  13. Dockery charged in Easter Sunday auto burglary at churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Dockery was arrested for breaking into a vehicle parked at the church and taking items from the vehicle. Zachary Lee Dockery, 28, of Benton, was arrested on charges from the Polk County Sheriff's Office of burglary to an auto and theft.

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  14. Polk Commission begins foreclosure on medical centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Polk County Commission, meeting in called session Thursday evening at the courthouse in Benton, took the first step in foreclosing on the property of the Copper Basin Medical a POLK COUNTY COMMISSIONER Greg Brooks, center, reads a resolution Thursday evening on the county's effort to foreclose on property belonging to the Copper Basin Medical Center. At the left in Polk County Court Clerk Angie Sanford, with Commissioner Daren Waters, right.

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  15. Harry Rymer Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... nation can also be made to the Harry Jackson Memorial Fund at any First Volunteer Bank locations, to be used for Polk County charities in his memory.

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  16. New Markers Dedicated At Nancy Ward Grave Site State ParkRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Nancy Ward grave site in Polk County, near Benton, was in readiness for 'Dedication Day': The hill with the huge umbrella shaped Cedar tree over Nancy Ward's grave was colorful with an array of colorful flags, wreaths, and men in Revolutionary uniforms standing beneath its' boughs.

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  17. Lady Redskins split district gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | Loudon County News

    The Loudon High School Lady Redskins softball team split its first two district games of the season with a 17-5 win Thursday against the Polk County Lady Wildcats and a 10-0 loss Monday to the Meigs County Lady Tigers. "I think the biggest positive from our game against Polk was we got behind them at first," Admiral Webster, LHS head softball coach, said.

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  18. Several races open in Polk electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    This year's Polk County election will feature some interesting races, some changes in major offices, and wide participation for six Polk County Commission seats.But, Election Administrator a POLK COUNTY Administrator of Elections Steve Gaddis, seated, joins assistant clerk Cynthia Bell at the Election Commission offices last week. These two, and other assistants, are preparing for this year's May 1 Republican and Democratic primaries in the foothills community.

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  19. Red Bank Blanks Polk In Ooltewah TournamentRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Red Bank Lionettes needed just four innings to post an 11-0 victory over Polk County on Friday in the Marco's Pizza/Ooltewah Invitational softball tournament at the Summit complex.

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  20. Campaigning Karl Dean visits areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Karl Dean spent two terms in the mayor's office in Nashville, from 2007 to 2015, then went back to school.Dean has been teaching at Belmont University, prior to re-entering the political arena this a TENNESSEE gubernatorial candidate Karl Dean, left, was greeted Thursday on the steps of the Polk County Courthouse during a visit to the community by James Woody, who was representing the Polk community's Chamber of Commerce. Karl Dean spent two terms in the mayor's office in Nashville, from 2007 to 2015, then went back to school.

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