Cleveland City Schools Events For Week Of Oct. 30

Monday, October 30, 2017

Week of October 30

Students and staff at Cleveland Middle School and Cleveland High School will be collecting nonperishable food for the Fall Food Drive in partnership with Southern Heritage Bank all week. 
Cleveland City Schools Board of Education will have a Special Called Board Meeting on Facilities today at 4:00 pm at the Administrative Office Building.
 Click here to view the agenda. For more information contact Andrea Byerly, 423-472-9571, 

E. L. Ross Elementary hosts the MyOn Kickoff Family Night on Thursday5:30-6:30 pm. MyOn is a program that personalizes reading for students by recommending books based on their interests and reading level. Students and families are invited to read and learn how to access this amazing program! For more information contact Lisa Earby,
Blythe-Bower Elementary will host the All Pro Dad Breakfast on Friday7:40 am. All students and fathers are invited to attend this monthly breakfast program. For more information contact Laura Murray,

E.L. Ross Elementary hosts the Student of the Month Sundae Party on Friday. This month Ross' focus habit is "First Things First." Students that best exemplify this habit will be treated to an Ice Cream Sundae party on Friday. For more information contact Lisa Earby,   
Mayfield Elementary BETA Club hosts Mother/Son & Father/Daughter Dance on Friday. Kindergarten-2nd grade will participate 5:00-6:30 pm; 3rd - 5th grades will participate 6:30–8:00 pm.Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door. Photos and concessions will be available for purchase. For more information contact Randall Stephens, 423-472-4541,

Parent Teacher Conferences:
  • Yates Primary - Thursday4:00-7:00 pm

Judge David Campbell Chapter, NSDAR Visits Whitwell Elementary School

Whitwell Elementary School fourth graders learn about the causes of the American Revolution and flags from then to now when members of the Judge David Campbell Chapter, NSDAR visited the school.  The chapter also donated a George Washington framed print to the school.  (click for more)

Wnuk Presents At ACA Conference

Lee University student Kelly Wnuk, a senior anthropology major from Chattanooga, presented at the Appalachian College Association Annual Summit held in Kingsport, Tn. Ms. Wnuk was invited to present her findings after she was awarded a Ledford Scholarship from the ACA to conduct original research during the summer of 2018, under the supervision of Dr. Arlie Tagayuna, associate ... (click for more)

Man Fires At Woman Stealing His Car At Broad Street Raceway; Both End Up In Jail

A man had his car stolen at the Raceway on South Broad Street on Sunday night and both he and the car thief wound up in jail.   Police said they charged Donald Kenyatta Domino, 23, of 747 E. Henderson Dr., with aggravated assault and reckless endangerment when he came out of the store and started shooting at the driver as she sped off in his car. Denise Farmer, 35, ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Police Investigating Shooting That Victim Says Happened A Week Ago

Chattanooga Police responded to a local hospital on Friday evening after a person arrived with a gunshot wound.   The injured man told police he was shot on Thursday, Oct. 11. He said he was shot while on the dance floor of a club somewhere along Brainerd Road.   If you have any information about the incident, call Chattanooga Police at 423-698-2525. You ... (click for more)

Rhonda Thurman Was On Target On The Magnet Schools

I can remember Rhonda Thurman telling the other members of the School Board that she would love to go to Las Vegas with certain parents that won the right to go to a Magnet School because they beat all odds.  She also called Magnet Schools"Private Schools" long before anyone else did.  It is truly amazing what some people won't or don't hear.  I hope some ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Who Do You Trust?

About this time last month a 25-year-old kid with a fresh degree in “public policy” left me a phone call hoping to get my views. Joda Thongnopnua is the Democratic candidate for the State House in District 30 and he is like a load of other erstwhile politicians in my experience who I’ve never heard of but “really want to meet me” … this with less than a month before they “really” ... (click for more)