Cleveland City Schools Present This Week's Calendar

Monday, March 20, 2017
Cleveland High School Raider Outreach Day will be Tuesday.  As the underclassmen take the ACT or Pre-ACT, the entire senior class will be providing a day of service throughout the community. The seniors will be volunteering at elementary schools, nursing homes, churches, the Greenway as well as Fort Hill Cemetery.  
For more information contact Whitney Harden, 
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Mayfield Elementary hosts Science Night on Tuesday5:30-7:00 pm. First and Second grade students and their families will rotate through several hands-on stations including STEM construction, Float Your Boat, Alka Seltzer Rockets, and Water Penny station. The event begins at 5:30 with pizza; activities begin at 6:00. For more information contact Randall Stephens, 423-472-4541rstephens@clevelandschools.org.
 
Cleveland High School partners with the Chamber of Commerce for Senior Interviews on Thursday8:30 am - 12:00 pm.  Local business professionals will conduct mock job interviews.  Seniors submit resumes and receive feedback from the professionals. For more information contact Whitney Harden, 423-478-1113wharden@clevelandschools.org
 
Parent - Teacher Conferences:
  • Arnold - Tuesday4:00-7:00 pm
  • Cleveland Middle School - Tuesday4:00-7:00 pm

PTO Meetings:
  • Cleveland Middle School - Tuesday1:30 pm
  • Arnold - Tuesday5:30 pm
  • George R. Stuart - Tuesday6:30 pm 


Judge David Campbell Donates School Supplies To Veteran Family

Regent Stacy Kehoe of the Judge David Campbell, Tennessee Society Daughters of the American Revolution presented two young ladies school supplies for the upcoming new year.   Their grandfather, Mr. James Cosey has moved into a new home on Veteran's Way. (click for more)

CHS Open House Is Thursday

Cleveland High School hosts Open House this Thursday from 5-8 p.m. Students and their families are invited to meet the teachers, purchase Raider Passes for athletic events, and more. Contact Whitney Harden, at 423-478-1113 or wharden@clevelandschools.org for more information. (click for more)

Girlfriend Says Wright Was Driving Her PT Cruiser When He Left With Pair Whose Bodies Were Found At Cemetery

The girlfriend of William Howard Wright testified Tuesday that Wright and "Little Tony" were with two youths whose bodies were afterward found in a cemetery at Shepherd. General Sessions Court Judge Clarence Shattuck bound two counts of criminal homicide and especially aggravated robbery to the Grand Jury against Wright. A 17-year-old is facing similar charges. The girlfriend ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Police Pay Increases Announced

Chattanooga Police officers will be earning more under a $1.4 million pay improvement plan announced Tuesday. New officers would get increases in each of their first six years with the department, which has been dealing with a number of newly trained officers going to other cities. City officers now make $35,913 upon joining the force. Under the plan, they will receive about ... (click for more)

The Soul Of Chattanooga Is In Trouble

As a child growing up in the Chattanooga area, at an early age I became fascinated with the history that cloaks the city. In those days there was enough pollution to cover the town and its history but that didn't stop tourists from coming to visit Lookout Mountain, Missionary Ridge and the Chickamauga battlefield.     Chattanooga's leadership was not very far sighted ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Ordinary To Extraordinary

A handsome black guy, from the looks of it still in high school, appeared in a video during A Celebration of Valor luncheon at the Chattanooga Convention Center Tuesday afternoon and described a Medal of Honor winner. Easily over 500 were there, including our famed Charles Coolidge, and all heard this young achiever say, “A Medal winner if an ordinary person who performs in an extraordinary ... (click for more)