Cleveland City Schools' Activities For The Week Of Sept. 24

Monday, September 24, 2018

Week of September 24


George R. Stuart Elementary hosts Take Your Parent to PE Week. Parents are invited to join their student in PE on Tuesday and Thursday during school hours. Parents and students can also participate in a PE class on Thursday night, 6:00-7:00 pm. Promoting an active lifestyle is a goal of PE. If we can involve our families and not just our students, we know that being active will become important for everyone! For more information contact Mindy Kiser, 423-476-8246, mkiser@clevelandschools.org.
 

Cleveland High School Theater Department presents The Man Who Came to DinnerThis is a brilliantly witty madcap play, which manages to combine the sophistication of great comedic literature, the frenetic energy of the silliest farce, and a genuine sweetheart into one of the most beloved comedies of the American theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students. For more information click here or contact Don Markham, theater director at Cleveland High School, dmarkham@clevelandschools.org.  

Show Times:

  • Friday, September 28, 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, September 29, 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, September 30, 2:00 pm
  • Monday, October 1, 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, October 2, 7:00 pm   

All performances will be held in the Betsy Vines Memorial Theater at Cleveland High School. 
 

Ross/Yates Fall Festival will be Thursday, 5:30-7:30 pm. Students and their families will have a fun, memorable night with activities and games such as nine holes of golf, face painting, Zorb Balls, and more. Click here for more information on dinner and ticket costs.
 

The Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Career Awareness Fair at Cleveland State Community College on Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Eighth grade students from Cleveland Middle will be joining with those from Ocoee Middle and Lake Forest Middle to receive a hands-on look at the world of work.  They will learn the traits and skills that are important for many different careers and occupations in an effort to help them prepare for their futures. For more information contact Luz Price, 423-479-9641, lprice@clevelandschools.org
 


Bread And Words Poetry Reading Held At Chattanooga State Kimball Site

Chattanooga State Spanish Club Distributes 3,236 Food Items

Baylor Students Awarded, Appointed At Model UN


The fifth annual Bread and Words poetry reading was held at the Chattanooga State Kimball Site on Nov. 20. Bread and Words is an open-mike poetry reading held in celebration of the Thanksgiving ... (click for more)

At Chattanooga State Community College, the Thanksgiving season means sharing with others who have less. Students, faculty and staff eagerly await the annual food drive that benefits LaPaz, Chattanooga’s ... (click for more)

Three Baylor students received Honorable Mention awards for their performances at the 2018 Southeastern High School Model United Nations conference held in Chattanooga. Awarded were junior Caroline ... (click for more)


Student Scene

Bread And Words Poetry Reading Held At Chattanooga State Kimball Site

The fifth annual Bread and Words poetry reading was held at the Chattanooga State Kimball Site on Nov. 20. Bread and Words is an open-mike poetry reading held in celebration of the Thanksgiving season. Students, faculty and staff bring homemade soups and bread to share at the event, as well as non-perishable food items to donate to the Marion County Food Bank. The event is organized ... (click for more)

Chattanooga State Spanish Club Distributes 3,236 Food Items

At Chattanooga State Community College, the Thanksgiving season means sharing with others who have less. Students, faculty and staff eagerly await the annual food drive that benefits LaPaz, Chattanooga’s leading Hispanic and Latino organization in Southeast Tennessee, and the Tiger Food Pantry at ChattState to help students who experience food insecurity. A record-breaking total ... (click for more)

Breaking News

New Pro Soccer Team Is Interested In Building Training Facility At Camp Jordan Park

The Chattanooga Red Wolves professional soccer team may be coming to East Ridge. In Thursday night’s Agenda Session of the East Ridge City Council meeting, Red Wolves owner Bob Martino told the council that he wants to enter into a public/private partnership with the city to build a practice facility near the existing Weldon Osborne Stadium in Camp Jordan Park. The facility would ... (click for more)

Center Turn Lane To Be Added On Cummings Highway Beginning Next Week

The Tennessee Department of Transportation in conjunction with the City of Chattanooga will modify a 0.7-mile section of U.S. 41/Cummings Highway in the Tiftonia/Lookout Valley area of Chattanooga to add a continuous center turn lane. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, TDOT contract crews will restripe the section of Cummings Highway from the entrance of the Walmart Supercenter to ... (click for more)

Opinion

Tom Caldwell Was Always A Champion For Orange Grove

Tom Caldwell was a devoted husband, father of four children and 13 grandchildren, veteran of World War II, Harvard University law school graduate, church member and outstanding corporate, tax and estate planning attorney at three of Chattanooga's leading law firms. His family, personal, legal, military, religious and civic duties are too many to list. As a member of the Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: So Long, 'Mr. Chaudion'

It’s been a couple of years ago, almost three, when I walked into a well-respected horse barn at the foot of Lookout Mountain, not far into Georgia, and caught sight of four black men, silently watching me enter. When I got to their midst, I nodded my respect to each of the four, as I was taught from the very start in my life, before I said, “I’d like a word with Mr. Chaudion Womble.” ... (click for more)