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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Jim Jarvis replaced at Ooltewah High as principals shuffled at local schoolsfall. Leadership changes are underway at Dalewood Middle School, Orchard Knob
Jim Jarvis replaced at Ooltewah High as principals shuffled at local schools
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
fall. Leadership changes are underway at Dalewood Middle School, Orchard Knob Middle School and Woodmore Elementary. Only Brainerd High School and Orchard Knob Elementary will have the same principals. In January, the Tenenssee Deparment of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Peterson's Emotional Race Helps Signal Mountain Winwas very good, but I didn’t even know I had won because I was trying to help ta
Peterson's Emotional Race Helps Signal Mountain Win
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 hours ago
was very good, but I didn’t even know I had won because I was trying to help take care of Simone Hicks, a thrower from Brainerd who was competing with a broken foot. I had knee surgery in September and it took several months to get back, but I... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crash injures driver in Baxterreported Adam Charles Walen, 28, Baxter, was turning to travel southbound on Me
Crash injures driver in Baxter
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
reported Adam Charles Walen, 28, Baxter, was turning to travel southbound on Memorywood Drive and Martin Dean Fraley, 58, Brainerd, was westbound on Highway 210 when the vehicles crashed. Fraley was transported by North Memorial Ambulance to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Memorial Day round-upBRAINERD The Brainerd Memorial Day ceremonies will begin 8:30 a.m. Monday at t
Memorial Day round-up
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
BRAINERD The Brainerd Memorial Day ceremonies will begin 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Laurel Street bridge, where a wreath honoring those veterans lost at sea will be tossed into the Mississippi River. A prayer will be given by Pastor Mark Skinner,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Berke establishes Witness Protection and Victim Assistance Fund after death of Bianca Hortonto make resources available to protect witnesses from retaliation, according to
Berke establishes Witness Protection and Victim Assistance Fund after death of Bianca Horton
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
to make resources available to protect witnesses from retaliation, according to a text message from Bishop Kevin Adams and Brainerd High School assistant principal Dr. Charles Mitchell. They both asked the mayor to establish the fund in response... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Evergreen Cemetery weekend hours announced Drive-in gate hours at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd will be from 8 a.m. to
Evergreen Cemetery weekend hours announced
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 12 hours ago
Drive-in gate hours at Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. Monday hours for the Third Avenue Gate will be from noon to 8... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
NJPA recognizes BHS art studentsin Centennial Auditorium in Staples, saw judges evaluate entries from students
NJPA recognizes BHS art students
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 12 hours ago
in Centennial Auditorium in Staples, saw judges evaluate entries from students in grades 7-12 across Region Five. Some Brainerd High School students were among those to take home awards: • Tenth-grader Gemma Hollen took first place in Drawing... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Ready for takeoffinvolved in the community and want to remain close to home. "It's a good mix,
Ready for takeoff
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 hours ago
involved in the community and want to remain close to home. "It's a good mix, it's a good balance," Wright said. Building Brainerd The Brainerd airport features two new runways and a new terminal building, Wright said. It's safe and in wonderful... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Monnier files for Brainerd City Councilsaid. People have been talking about their concerns, she said, especially with
Monnier files for Brainerd City Council
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 hours ago
said. People have been talking about their concerns, she said, especially with businesses disappearing from downtown Brainerd, she said. Some people approached her about running again so she decided to give it a shot. Monnier has lived at... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Club names 'Sertoman of the Year'in this club that works so hard to see that our children and grandchildren enjo
Club names 'Sertoman of the Year'
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 14 hours ago
in this club that works so hard to see that our children and grandchildren enjoy the same great community that we call the Brainerd lakes area," stated Bolt in the release. Bolt was joined by many members of his family at the recent celebration,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Department of Education assigns new principals to 16 Hamilton County schools– Dalewood Middle Tiffany Earvin – Orchard Knob Middle Jeana Turner – Big Rid
Department of Education assigns new principals to 16 Hamilton County schools
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
– Dalewood Middle Tiffany Earvin – Orchard Knob Middle Jeana Turner – Big Ridge Elementary Ruthie Panni – Dupont Elementary Marthel Young – East Brainerd Elementary Cheri Grant-Guerdon – Rivermont Elementary Brenda Cothran – Woodmore Elemen... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
HCDE Releases Central Office And School Administrative AppointmentsEarvin – Orchard Knob Middle Jeana Turner – Big Ridge Elementary Ruthie Panni
HCDE Releases Central Office And School Administrative Appointments
The Chattanoogan / Posted 17 hours ago
Earvin – Orchard Knob Middle Jeana Turner – Big Ridge Elementary Ruthie Panni – Dupont Elementary Marthel Young – East Brainerd Elementary Cheri Grant-Guerdon – Rivermont Elementary Brenda Cothran – Woodmore Elementary Central Office: Keri... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
More than 500 turn out to ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’fought against such violence for decades, helping to form the Alexandra House i
More than 500 turn out to ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’
ABC Newspapers / Posted 17 hours ago
fought against such violence for decades, helping to form the Alexandra House in Blaine and Mid-Minnesota Women’s Center in Brainerd, both safe places for battered women and their children, he said. Nearly 540 walkers raised over $29,000 for... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Brainerd High School Alumni Association Announces 2016 Scholarship RecipientsIn 2008, the Brainerd High School Alumni Association (BHSAA) established a scho
Brainerd High School Alumni Association Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipients
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 hours ago
In 2008, the Brainerd High School Alumni Association (BHSAA) established a scholarship fund to provide financial assistance to deserving graduating Brainerd High School Seniors. To date, we have awarded thirty-one (40) scholarships for a total amount... Read more
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Daily Herald
Car show calendarand Sept. 21, on Church Street, downtown Libertyville. See classic cars, 25 yea
Car show calendar
Daily Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
and Sept. 21, on Church Street, downtown Libertyville. See classic cars, 25 years and older. To display your car, enter on Brainerd and a volunteer will assist you. mainstreetlibertyville.org. Mount Prospect: Bluesmobile Cruise nights, 6-9 p.m.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
May 26Baxter. Subject was selling "Iowa steaks" door to door. DOMESTIC—Report at 9:1
May 26
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
Baxter. Subject was selling "Iowa steaks" door to door. DOMESTIC—Report at 9:12 p.m. Monday of a physical domestic in Brainerd. Report at 2:46 a.m. Monday of a verbal domestic on the 6100 block of Crow Wing County Road 8, Brainerd. Parties... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Authorities believe Bianca Horton may have been killed for testifying in daughter's shootingof her lungs, one of which had collapsed from the bullet. Kiara Jones, a makeu
Authorities believe Bianca Horton may have been killed for testifying in daughter's shooting
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
of her lungs, one of which had collapsed from the bullet. Kiara Jones, a makeup artist in Chattanooga, said she went to Brainerd High School with Horton and reconnected with her after the shooting. "I was very supportive with her when that... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Homeless youth program receives county...other business, the county board: Approved a club liquor license and a 3.2 per
Crow Wing County Board: Homeless youth program receives county...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
other business, the county board: Approved a club liquor license and a 3.2 percent malt liquor license for the Brainerd Curling Club, excluding the week of the Crow Wing County Fair. The curling club uses a building on the fairgrounds,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rhinestones Runway Show and Silent Auction plannedThe show will introduce all of the 2016 Miss Brainerd/Baxter contestants as the
Rhinestones Runway Show and Silent Auction planned
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The show will introduce all of the 2016 Miss Brainerd/Baxter contestants as they walk the runway and compete for the Runway Modeling Award. The winner of the show will receive a diamond pendant necklace and a photo shoot with Justin Grierson. Along... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Meet Keno, Sparta and Kilo: K-9 handlers to graduateThe K-9s are Belgian Malinois police dogs that will help take a bite out of cri
Meet Keno, Sparta and Kilo: K-9 handlers to graduate
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The K-9s are Belgian Malinois police dogs that will help take a bite out of crime. Keno, who was with Brainerd Police Officer Tony Runde, is now with Brainerd Sgt. Paul Dooley; Sparta is with Mille Lacs Tribal Police Officer Adam Cook; and Kilo is... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: How organized should Unorganized be?also known as the First Assessment District, was completed in 1997. Unorganize
Crow Wing County Board: How organized should Unorganized be?
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
also known as the First Assessment District, was completed in 1997. Unorganized Territory includes the area north of Brainerd and Baxter, stretching from Woida Road north to Cinosam Road and east from the Crow Wing/Cass county line to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Storm with rotation blows through areain central Minnesota. The storm was the second to fire up Wednesday after a bri
Storm with rotation blows through area
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
in central Minnesota. The storm was the second to fire up Wednesday after a brief thunderstorm dropped heavy rain on the Brainerd lakes area shortly before noon. A half-inch of rain fell at the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport Tuesday night,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Brainerd Mission Cemetery To Hold Flag Raising Ceremony June 8Society of the Sons of the American Revolution John Sevier Chapter, will hold t
Brainerd Mission Cemetery To Hold Flag Raising Ceremony June 8
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Society of the Sons of the American Revolution John Sevier Chapter, will hold the annual flag raising ceremony at the Brainerd Mission Cemetery on Wednesday, June 8 at 2:30 p.m. The speaker will be Dr. Vicki Rozema. Dr. Rozema is the author... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Wussow files for Brainerd City Councilcandidates, he said. "It gives me a special knowledge of what goes on," Wussow
Wussow files for Brainerd City Council
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
candidates, he said. "It gives me a special knowledge of what goes on," Wussow said. Wussow retired when he left his Brainerd post, but has been active, serving on the city's Housing Redevelopment Authority board and the Rental Dwelling... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Fire moves along edge of road, extinguished The Brainerd Fire Department was called at 3:35 p.m. Tuesday to a grass fire
Fire moves along edge of road, extinguished
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The Brainerd Fire Department was called at 3:35 p.m. Tuesday to a grass fire on the 12000 block of Pine Hurst Road. Upon arrival, 700 feet of slow moving fire was on the edge of the wood. Firefighters and... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Corps reopens Gull Lake Dam and Recreation Area to campingU.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is reopening its campsites at
Corps reopens Gull Lake Dam and Recreation Area to camping
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is reopening its campsites at Gull Lake Dam and Recreation Area, near Brainerd. The Corps will begin accepting campsite reservations Wednesday, today, via www.recreation.gov or by calling... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers Penmanship Classcheap ones had been the mainstay of their own writing classes. But Time marche
Chester Martin Remembers Penmanship Class
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
cheap ones had been the mainstay of their own writing classes. But Time marched on, and 1946 became 1947 - and I was at Brainerd Junior High School. Then, out of the blue, without any publicity, there was an absolutely astounding new writing... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Gallery Open Housepositions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, Th
Gallery Open House
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
positions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, The Journal in New Ulm and settling at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1975. I have been teaching fine art black and white and color photography at Central Lakes College for... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Planting Timepositions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, Th
Planting Time
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
positions at the Daily News in Wahpeton, ND. , Country Echo in Pequot Lakes, The Journal in New Ulm and settling at the Brainerd Dispatch in 1975. I have been teaching fine art black and white and color photography at Central Lakes College for... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Two boys blamed in Chattanooga brush fire that threatened apartmentsa fast-moving brush fire late Tuesday that threatened the Amberleigh Ridge Apar
Two boys blamed in Chattanooga brush fire that threatened apartments
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
a fast-moving brush fire late Tuesday that threatened the Amberleigh Ridge Apartments near Interstate 75 and East Brainerd Road. Chattanooga firefighters extinguished a fast-moving brush fire late this afternoon that threatened the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: Another year, still no beera beer garden." Gary Doucette, manager of the Crow Wing County Fair Board, sai
Crow Wing County Board: Another year, still no beer
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
a beer garden." Gary Doucette, manager of the Crow Wing County Fair Board, said they've discussed partnering with the Brainerd Jaycees to run a beer garden. He said the Jaycees are experienced with managing a beer booth and some of the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Shootout At Brainerd Gas Station Goes On Big Screen In General Sessions CourtA March 20 shootout at a Brainerd gas station was played out on the big screen
Shootout At Brainerd Gas Station Goes On Big Screen In General Sessions Court
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
A March 20 shootout at a Brainerd gas station was played out on the big screen at General Sessions Court on Tuesday. A new video system was recently installed at the court. In the past, attorneys and the judge had to huddle around a laptop computer... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Funeral Will Be Friday For Chattanooga Attorney Who Was Shot And Killed At His HomeMaddox and Susanne (Greg) Phillips. Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the c
Funeral Will Be Friday For Chattanooga Attorney Who Was Shot And Killed At His Home
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Maddox and Susanne (Greg) Phillips. Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Heritage Funeral Home on East Brainerd Roadl with Reverend Chuck Patrick and Reverend Gus Hernandez, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow at Lakewood... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
UPDATE: Car strikes motorized bicyclist in Brainerd15-20 people watched emergency crews work at the crash site, which was near the
UPDATE: Car strikes motorized bicyclist in Brainerd
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
15-20 people watched emergency crews work at the crash site, which was near the Washington Educational Services Building. Brainerd Police officers set up a perimeter to block off Oak Street and state patrol troopers processed the crash... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Famous Dave’s Restaurants Host 10th Annual "Operation Famous Salute"returns for a 10th year to all Tennessee Famous Dave’s restaurant locations, in
Famous Dave’s Restaurants Host 10th Annual "Operation Famous Salute"
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
returns for a 10th year to all Tennessee Famous Dave’s restaurant locations, including the local metro location in East Brainerd over the Memorial Day holiday weekend. “Operation Famous Salute” is a letter writing campaign geared to deliver... Read more
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Daily Record
Travel: Visit Cranbury, a small town with a big historytown for 36 years. Some of the other must-see stops are Cranbury’s Town Hall,
Travel: Visit Cranbury, a small town with a big history
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
town for 36 years. Some of the other must-see stops are Cranbury’s Town Hall, which was originally built as a school, and Brainerd Cemetery, which has more than 40 graves pre-1800 and the graves of eighty Revolutionary War veterans. Cranbury is... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd Public Schools: building plan draft presentedat certain schools, Lund said. This would help balance enrollment without havin
Brainerd Public Schools: building plan draft presented
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
at certain schools, Lund said. This would help balance enrollment without having to add space to each school, he said. Brainerd High School The plan for BHS is focused on supporting academics, activities, athletics and the arts, Lund said.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Car strikes motorized bicyclist in Brainerd15-20 people watched emergency crews work at the crash site, which was near the
Car strikes motorized bicyclist in Brainerd
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
15-20 people watched emergency crews work at the crash site, which was near the Washington Educational Services Building. Brainerd Police officers set up a perimeter to block off Oak Street and state patrol troopers processed the crash... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd City Council: Reviving Brainerd OaksThe Brainerd City Council met in a workshop session Monday night to discuss an
Brainerd City Council: Reviving Brainerd Oaks
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
The Brainerd City Council met in a workshop session Monday night to discuss an offer from Paxmar, a real estate development company specializing in purchasing so-called failed developments and re-marketing them to building companies, according to one... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County: Committee recommends approval of Northwoods...of which were in favor of the proposal. The proposal would designate trails wi
Crow Wing County: Committee recommends approval of Northwoods...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
of which were in favor of the proposal. The proposal would designate trails within a piece of land nestled between the Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport and the Crow Wing County Landfill. Using existing forest roads and motorized trails carved... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd website goes liveRevTrak will work much better with the new website design as opposed to the old
Brainerd website goes live
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
RevTrak will work much better with the new website design as opposed to the old one, he said. In August of 2015, the Brainerd City Council approved the use of strategic initiative funds to pay for the $9,949 initial purchase price of a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Woman Driving Stolen Car Charged With Almost Running Over Police Officers; Causing Wreck That Causes "Multiple injuries"multiple charges. She is being held on bonds totaling over $100,000. The incid
Woman Driving Stolen Car Charged With Almost Running Over Police Officers; Causing Wreck That Causes "Multiple injuries"
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
multiple charges. She is being held on bonds totaling over $100,000. The incident started when a woman driving on I-24 in Brainerd spotted her car that had been stolen. She began following it. The vehicle pulled off the freeway at Fourth Avenue... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
A Day In The Life Of A 5-6-Year Old Ball Playerthe scheduled start of his game. Both sets of grandparents were now there to wa
A Day In The Life Of A 5-6-Year Old Ball Player
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
the scheduled start of his game. Both sets of grandparents were now there to watch the first game of the day as his East Brainerd NightHawks would face the Ooltewah Owls "B" all star team. He wanted to make sure he had a jug of Gatorade in the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
City installs diagonal diverter at Brainerd intersectionAn intersection in Brainerd is changing at the request of some people in the ne
City installs diagonal diverter at Brainerd intersection
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
An intersection in Brainerd is changing at the request of some people in the neighborhood. According to a release from the Chattanooga Department of Transportation, the city is installing a diagonal diverter at the intersection of South Sweetbriar... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Comcast Awards $23,000 In Scholarships To Chattanooga Area Seniorsas they continue their educational journeys.” One student, Christian Sinclair,
Comcast Awards $23,000 In Scholarships To Chattanooga Area Seniors
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
as they continue their educational journeys.” One student, Christian Sinclair, a resident of Chattanooga and student at Brainerd Senior High School, was selected to receive an additional $5,000 Comcast Founders Scholarship - instituted in honor... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Debate Of North Brainerd Candidates To Be Held TuesdayThe North Brainerd Community Council will host a debate on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at
Debate Of North Brainerd Candidates To Be Held Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
The North Brainerd Community Council will host a debate on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Eastdale Youth and Family Development Center. The following will be in attendance: State Representative District 28 - Dennis Clark and Joanne Favors; State Senate... Read more
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NBC Chicago
5 Dead, 32 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoShe was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where her condition was stabili
5 Dead, 32 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
She was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where her condition was stabilized. In the 1000 block of W 92nd in the Brainerd neighborhood, a 20-year-old man was walking at 6:16 p.m. A green car drove past, police said, and fired shots. He... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Neighbors open up after double shooting leaves father, son deadwell-known Chattanooga attorney and his son are dead after a double shooting on
Neighbors open up after double shooting leaves father, son dead
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
well-known Chattanooga attorney and his son are dead after a double shooting on Sunday afternoon in an otherwise quiet East Brainerd community unused to violence. At 3 p.m. deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department were gathered at the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Off the Couch: Get your vuvuzelas in shape for soccer seasoncountry star Chase Bryant at Revelry Room. And Tuesday, Chicken Salad Chick loc
Off the Couch: Get your vuvuzelas in shape for soccer season
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
country star Chase Bryant at Revelry Room. And Tuesday, Chicken Salad Chick locations in downtown Chattanooga and East Brainerd will donate a portion of sales to Garrett's fundraising effort. If he's working as hard on his dance moves as he is... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire County Track and Field Honor Roll, May 222. Jared Haley (HV), 4:47.3, 5/6/16; 3. K. Rayner (P), 4:48:74, 5/20/16*; 4. S.
Berkshire County Track and Field Honor Roll, May 22
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
2. Jared Haley (HV), 4:47.3, 5/6/16; 3. K. Rayner (P), 4:48:74, 5/20/16*; 4. S. Harding (L), 4:51.83, 5/21/16*; 5. D. Brainerd (W), 4:56.00, 5/6/16. 400 METER RELAY — 1. Monument Mountain, 45.5 (B. Tonini, T. Alston, W. Serkin, M. Weston),... Read more
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