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Mary Ann Hutsell Elrod  The Daily Post-Athenian

Mary Ann Hutsell Elrod, 80, of Athens, died on Wednesday night, Nov. 7, 2018, at Hospice of Chattanooga Care Center. She was a lifelong resident of McMinn ...



McMinn Middle football schedule changes  The Daily Post-Athenian

The McMinn County middle school football team's game that had been scheduled for Thursday at Webb School of Knoxville has been moved to Sept. 20.



Cook School memories and history live on  The Daily Post-Athenian

EDITOR'S NOTE: Part 1 of this article ran in Thursday's edition of The Daily Post-Athenian. Around the time Ray Johnson and Stanley Blair were at Cook (1960s) ...



MCHS teacher relieved of duty after inappropriate communications with student  The Daily Post-Athenian

A McMinn County High School teacher's employment with the McMinn County Board of Education has been terminated after the teacher communicated ...



Chad C. Swafford  The Daily Post-Athenian

Chad C. Swafford, 50, of Cleveland, and formerly of Riceville, departed this life on Friday morning, Oct. 12, 2018, at his home. He was a devoted son, father, and ...



Church Events | Religion | dailypostathenian.com  The Daily Post-Athenian

The Greenhouse: The Greenhouse is offering the Athens community an opportunity to join in a gathering at the Athens Market Pavilion. The free, Good Friday ...



Martha Ann Goins | Obituaries  The Daily Post-Athenian

Martha Ann Goins, born Sept. 8, 1952, went to be with her Lord, Jesus Christ, on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. Ann attended McMinn County High School. She was ...



Billy Jack "Jackie" Clark | Obituaries  The Daily Post-Athenian

Jackie Clark, 68, of Winnie, Texas, died on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. He was born to Nellie Gray Clark and Luther Clark Jr. on Sept. 23, 1950 in Athens. He was ...



George W. Bush to speak at 2019 Athens Area Chamber of Commerce benefit  Chattanooga Times Free Press

George W. Bush is headed back to Tennessee next year. The 43rd president of the United States will be the featured speaker at the Athens Area Chamber of ...



McMinn Co. teacher dismissed for talking to student on Snapchat  WBIR-TV

McMinn County School leaders dismissed a math teacher for inappropriate communications with a student.



Bo Jackson continues stellar run of Athens Chamber speakers  Chattanooga Times Free Press

There is only one person in the history of this planet to earn an opportunity to compete in Major League Baseball's All-Star game and the NFL's Pro Bowl.



McMinn High's Erick Innis named Tennessee's science teacher of the year  The Daily Post-Athenian

Erick Innis, biology teacher at McMinn County High School, was recently named the Tennessee Science Teachers Association High School Science Educator of ...



Hugh H. "Buddy" Biddle Jr. - June 14, 2018 | Obituaries  The Daily Post-Athenian

Hugh H. "Buddy" Biddle Jr., 90, of Athens, died on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Life Care Center of Athens.



Consequences & rewards 2017 Life Maze teaches students about decisions  The Daily Post-Athenian

A maze simulating real life taught students the consequences and rewards of their decisions Tuesday.



Lloyd 'Doc' Kimbrough Jr. | Obituaries | dailypostathenian.com  The Daily Post-Athenian

Lloyd “Doc” Kimbrough Jr., 75, of Riceville, died on Monday morning, Oct. 22, 2018, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He was a lifelong resident of McMinn ...



Dillon Scott Clayton - April 2, 2018  The Daily Post-Athenian

Dillon Scott Clayton, 23, of Niota, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018. A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was preceded in death by his ...



Lunch menu - McMinn County Schools  The Daily Post-Athenian

Oct. 2-6. * School menus are subject to vary. ** McMinn County Schools offer a free break fast and lunch to Pre-K to 8th grade students every school day; ...



McMinn Hall of Fame inducts five for 2017  The Daily Post-Athenian

The McMinn County High School Sports Hall of Fame inducted its five-member fifth class on Saturday at the school.



Teachers of the Year thanked for giving students 'hope'  The Daily Post-Athenian

Teachers don't fly. They don't have X-ray vision. They don't wear capes. Nevertheless, Superman, Wonder Woman, Spiderman – none of them can do what a ...



David Nolan Guffey - May 24, 2018 | Obituaries  The Daily Post-Athenian

David Nolan Guffey, 73, of Athens, passed away on Thursday evening, May 24, 2018, at his home. A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was born ...



Troy Burton - June 18, 2018 | Obituaries  The Daily Post-Athenian

Troy Burton, a lifelong resident of McMinn County, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018, at his home in Riceville surrounded by loving family members.



John Nolan Seaton - Feb. 15, 2018  The Daily Post-Athenian

John peacefully passed away at his home on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. He was 78 years old. John was born on March 30, 1939, to Paul Revere and Mary Nolan.



Middle school wrestling starts in McMinn  The Daily Post-Athenian

Area wrestling may have just gotten the jump start it needed. A middle school wrestling program will start Monday that will enable middle-school aged students ...



Norman Bridwell | Obituaries  The Daily Post-Athenian

I've written a few things in my life, however, this is a first. On Sunday, August 5th, 2018, our daddy left this life and went to be with his Lord. His name is Norman ...



Volleyball program sees improvement at McMinn County  The Daily Post-Athenian

McMinn County High School's volleyball team celebrated a season that was a step forward in the program's direction.



Emily Boles finding success in blooming bull riding career  The Daily Post-Athenian

For Emily Boles, it began with a quick call from a friend. It's quickly turned into a major and successful part of her life.



Sandra Jo (Nipper) Ratledge - Feb. 19, 2018  The Daily Post-Athenian

Sandra Jo (Nipper) Ratledge, 69, of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at her residence after an extended illness.



Jimmy Parris - Nov. 9, 2017  The Daily Post-Athenian

Jimmy Parris, 80, of Athens, passed away Thursday morning, Nov. 9, 2017, at his home. He was a native and lifelong resident of Athens and was the son of the ...



Ron Baker fights cancer  The Daily Post-Athenian

A McMinn County High School legendary basketball coach is caught in a fight for his life. Ron Baker, who coached boys' basketball at McMinn High from ...



McMinn cross country made strides  The Daily Post-Athenian

McMinn County cross country made some pretty large strides this season that Coach Jeff Galloway celebrated with the team earlier in November at Western ...



Middle school baseball now part of TMSAA  The Daily Post-Athenian

It has been a long time coming, but sanctioned middle school baseball is finally a reality in McMinn County.



Elementary tourney finals set  The Daily Post-Athenian

Girls' 2-3 matchups produces pair of upsets. Both No. 2 vs. No. 3 girls' matchups yielded upsets in the McMinn County Elementary School Basketball ...



TN state representative donating $15000 to support McMinn Co. high schools  WRCB-TV

A Tennessee state representative donated a total of $15000 to three Tennessee schools.



Virginia Rhea McKinney Webb | Obituaries | dailypostathenian.com  The Daily Post-Athenian

Virginia Rhea McKinney Webb, 84, passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018, at Erlanger Medical Center. Virginia was a lifelong resident of Englewood. She was ...



'Bikini Babe' from 'Baywatch' is a McMinn County native  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Casey McCullum, a 2007 McMinn County High School graduate, moved to Los Angeles last October chasing her dream of being an actor. She has small roles in ...



CHS rolls to region crown  Cleveland Daily Banner

ATHENS — When the state traditionals wrestling tournament gets underway Thursday in Franklin, the local area will be well represented as 32 athletes from ...



Lady Tribe bounces back  The Daily Post-Athenian

As it turned out, Tuesday night was an aberration for the McMinn County girls.



Biology teacher uses 'Hamilton' rap to connect with students  WBIR-TV

ATHENS, Tenn. - A McMinn County High School biology teacher is grabbing students' attention through music. His creativity is connecting with students all while ...



George W. Bush to visit Athens for benefit in 2019  WRCB-TV

He will be the keynote speaker for the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce at their 13th annual benefit to be held June 22, 2019.



Will Matthews - Aug. 24, 2017  The Daily Post-Athenian

William Thomas "Will" Matthews II, 29, of Riceville, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, at his residence.



Samaritan House offers a 'safe haven' for area's homeless men  The Daily Post-Athenian

A few "Good Samaritans" have extended their hand to provide shelter to those in need. Samaritan House, a new shelter with a mission of providing a safe haven ...



Tellico Plains' Mullinax announces retirement | Sports  Advocateanddemocrat

John Mullinax never knew exactly at what point in time he would finally end his storied football coaching career. The McMinn County High School legend just ...



George W. Bush to speak at Pigeon Forge conference  WRCB-TV

Folks in East Tennessee will have two chances to see the 43rd president of the United States in person.



Calhoun School Celebrating 100 years of 'Minks'  The Daily Post-Athenian

"Minks? Who has a mink as a mascot anyway?" This a question Calhoun School often gets, but the answer is a resounding, "We do! That's who!" Minks are ...



2 supervisors shot, killed by longtime employee of Athens factory  WATE 6 On Your Side

WATE 6 On Your Side Staff - ATHENS (WATE) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has identified the two people killed and the suspect after a shooting at ...



State Rep. Forgety donates $5,000 to TPHS | News  Advocateanddemocrat

State Rep. John Forgety made a big announcement at Thursday's Monroe County Board of Education meeting.



'Big Game' Bob will be missed  Cleveland Daily Banner

One of the greatest benefits of my job is the friendships you build and enjoy. I was saddened this last week to learn one of the coaches I have had a strong ...



James "Jamey" Terrell Martin Sr. - Aug. 2, 2017  The Daily Post-Athenian

James "Jamey" Terrell Martin Sr., 46, of Athens, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, at home surrounded by loved ones. He was preceded in ...



Calhoun girls were an area power  The Daily Post-Athenian

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is part two of a two-part series about Calhoun High School.



Rev. D. Oran Creasman - Oct. 8, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Rev. D. Oran Creasman, 82, of Riceville, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.



Harrill trading Central Blue for West Point Gray  The Daily Post-Athenian

For McMinn Central High School senior Lucy Harrill, summer school consisted of a week of throwing grenades, shooting M240 machine guns, and attending ...



More experienced Tribe aiming high  The Daily Post-Athenian

Building McMinn County boys' basketball into a consistent contender in the district is an ongoing process, but Coach Ed Clendenen is already approaching the ...



Free medical clinic coming to McMinn County in July  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Remote Area Medical, which delivers free medical, dental and vision care to underserved and uninsured individuals, children and families, will hold a clinic July ...



Austin Jerel Dotson - Dec. 23, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Austin Jerel Dotson, 28, of Athens, went to be with his Lord on Friday, Dec. 23, 2016, at a local hospital.He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Marshall ...



Alana Jade King - Oct. 2, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Alana Jade King, 21, died suddenly on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, in Athens. She was a nursing student at Cleveland State Community College, and an assistant ...



Athens Teachers of the Year honored | Community  The Daily Post-Athenian

Teachers don't fly. They don't have X-ray vision. They don't wear capes. Nevertheless, Superman, Wonder Woman, Spiderman - none of them can do what a ...



Austin Brian Steven - May 29, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Austin Brian Steven, 16, of Athens, passed away Sunday morning, May 29, 2016, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.



James Robert "Bob" Long - Sept. 30, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

James Robert "Bob" Long, 74, of Etowah, passed away on Friday evening, Sept. 30, 2016, at a local healthcare facility. Born Aug. 21, 1942, in Etowah to the late ...



Sports Clips for June 29  The Daily Post-Athenian

The McMinn County High School girl's rugby team was recently honored with a proclamation after their state champinonship season. The Lady Cherokees ...



Spotlight on Adam Cook, He's changing careers, but serving the same people  The Daily Post-Athenian

Adam Cook is making a career change, but he hopes that it will simply mean serving the same people in a different uniform.



Athens, Riceville win championships  The Daily Post-Athenian

The Riceville Cutters and Athens Juniors finished the 2016 season as conference division champions while the Athens Cutters are classic division champs.



Brooke Denise Matthews - Aug. 15, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Brooke Denise Matthews, 25, and would have been 26 on Aug. 16, of Riceville, passed away Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at Starr Regional Medical Center in ...



UPDATE: Thomas & Betts facility in Athens set to reopen on Monday  WRCB-TV

The Thomas & Betts facility in Athens reopened on Monday. The facility was temporarily closed as loved ones mourned the loss of two employees, after they ...



Fairview's Harris signs with TWU  The Daily Post-Athenian

After winning two state golf championships, Tanner Harris is ready for a new challenge at Tennessee Wesleyan University.



Spotlight on Jon Wilson - Dog trainer got start in military  The Daily Post-Athenian

A desire to serve his country led an Athens native to a career in and around the military and then law enforcement, but a passion for training dogs drives him.



Area Prep Notebook: TSSAA denies Brainerd, Austin-East appeals  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The TSSAA denied the appeals of Brainerd and Austin-East high schools during a special called meeting Thursday afternoon. The schools were requesting the ...



Humble beginnings, twists and turns led Mincey to Carson-Newman  The Daily Post-Athenian

EDITOR'S NOTE: Johnny Coffman is the long-time "Voice of the Cherokees." This is the second installment of a three-part article. Part 3, detailing Michael ...



TBI releases names of Athens, TN workplace shooting victims  WMC Action News 5

According to McMinn County Sheriff Joe Guy, a shooter walked into a factory on Thursday in Athens, ,TN and began firing.



Lady Owls take 'feisty' out of Fillies' streak  Cleveland Daily Banner

ATHENS — After splitting their first two meetings this season, by a margin of just one run, Ooltewah flexed its muscle at the plate and in the circle to snap Walker ...



TSSAA-mandated dead period starts  The Daily Post-Athenian

It's that time in the year again for all workouts, practices and facilities in high schools around the state to shut down for two weeks. The summer dead period, ...



Luttrell earns DYW honors | News | dailypostathenian.com  The Daily Post-Athenian

Anna Luttrell was named the 2017 McMinn County Distinguished Young Woman at the conclusion of the 55th Annual Distinguished Young Women program.



Free medical clinic to offer services in McMinn County this weekend  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Remote Area Medical will offer free services to uninsured and underserved individuals in Athens on July 8-9.



Dr. Vant Hardaway: the power of prayer  WTVC

You've heard the saying the power of prayer, but for one young man he says it's literally transformed his troubled life.It's why he nominated the person he calls ...



Sports Clips for Friday, May 13, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Meigs softball rained out. The District 3-A softball tournament championship round between top seed Meigs County and second-seeded Midway was postponed ...



Robert “Bob” Lewis Miller - Dec. 22, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Robert “Bob” Lewis Miller of Athens passed away on Thursday night, Dec. 22, 2016, at the age of 74 after an extended illness.



Kim Ann Whitlock Altstatt - Jan. 29, 2017  The Daily Post-Athenian

Kim Ann Whitlock Altstatt, of Englewood, passed away following a long illness on Sunday night, Jan. 29, 2017. She was 53 years old.



Fairview looking to add more titles  The Daily Post-Athenian

Fairview Christian Academy's basketball teams are both coming off of Tennessee Athletic Association of Christian Schools (TAACS) state championships last ...



Sports key to Adamses' legacy  Cleveland Daily Banner

Throughout history men have handed down their beliefs and practices to their children. For many dads, sports has been the means by which life lessons have ...



Sports Clips for Monday, May 16, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

McMinn softball tryouts. Tryouts for the McMinn County 2016-17 softball team will take place on Wednesday, May 18, and Thursday, May 19, from 5 to 6 p.m. at ...



Hargis: Herschel Walker energizes crowd in other Athens  Chattanooga Times Free Press

ATHENS, Tenn. - Taking the stage inside the McMinn County High School gym, just about an hour from where he introduced himself to the college football world ...



Former Wildcat standout directing successful AAA program  Cleveland Daily Banner

Editor's Note: This is part two of a four-part July series checking in with former local athletes. “Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and ...



Academic Olympians bring home gold | Community  The Daily Post-Athenian

While many competitors took home medals, all of this year's Academic Olympics participants were winners.



Fairview Christian girls win fourth straight state title  The Daily Post-Athenian

Another year, another state championship for the Fairview Christian Academy girls' basketball team.



Vant Hardaway: Man of the Year  The Daily Post-Athenian

The Man of the Year has the "soul and spirit of a warrior" and the "heart and humility of a servant."



5K fundraiser set for McConnell Memorial Scholarship  Cleveland Daily Banner

A family is honoring the memory of a lost loved one by establishing a scholarship in her honor. In order to raise funds, the Carrie Wolf McConnell Memorial ...



Mary Grace Feezell Starnes - Oct. 17, 2016  The Daily Post-Athenian

Mary Grace Feezell Starnes, 76, died Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, at her residence. She was born to the Rev. Lee Asbury and Nettie Hope Feezell on Feb. 3, 1940, in ...



Spotlight on Yashan Long - Big business step pays off  The Daily Post-Athenian

Yashan Long has been part of the family business since he was a young boy and now he's striking out on his own as the sole owner of his own.



* Spotlight on Peyton Eastman * Children's librarian ready for challenge  The Daily Post-Athenian

When Peyton Eastman took on the position as children's librarian at E.G. Fisher Public Library on April 11, she knew she would soon be facing her busiest time ...



Mixed results for local teams | Sports | dailypostathenian.com  The Daily Post-Athenian

The Labor Day weekend started with some football with local Sequoyah Conference teams Athens, Riceville, Meigs, Rogers Creek and Central all in action.



TWU bowlers making strides  The Daily Post-Athenian

In only its second year as a program, Tennessee Wesleyan University bowling has already made massive strides.



Webb and Sisson  The Daily Post-Athenian

Brooklyn Webb and Hunter Sisson, both of Athens, were united in marriage on Oct. 14, 2017, at Hiwassee Farm Venue in Delano during a ceremony officiated ...



McConnell, Carrie Elizabeth Wolf (Athens)  The Chattanoogan

Carrie Elizabeth Wolf McConnell, 26, of Athens, Tennessee, passed away Friday, February 26, 2016. Carrie brightened the lives of all who encountered her and ...



Robert “Bob” Hargis  Cookeville Herald Citizen

MONTEREY — Funeral services for Robert “Bob” Hargis, 77, of Cookeville, will be conducted on Wednesday, March 15, at 1 p.m. at Monterey High School, 710 ...



Lively, Sondra Kay  The Chattanoogan

She was born and raised in Athens, Tn. Sondra graduated from McMinn County High School and Tennessee Wesleyan College. She started her career as an ...



George W. Bush speaks at Pigeon Forge conference  WBIR.com

The 43rd president of the United States spoke in East Tennessee Wednesday in front of a crowd of nearly 8,000 people. George W. Bush was the featured ...



Gendron, Meagan Rachelle (Cleveland)  The Chattanoogan

Meagan Rachelle Gendron, 20, of Cleveland, TN, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the family residence. Meagan was a 2010 graduate of Bradley ...



40 students from Chattanooga area named National Merit Semifinalists  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County. • Baylor School: Ashley Augustine, Sophia Conwell, Jesse Fowler, Austin Ngo, Meghan Ray, Darby Schumacher. • Chattanooga Christian ...



Good for you: Deborah Smith, principal at Chattanooga Center for Creative Arts, wins national arts award  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Deborah Smith, principal at Chattanooga Center for Creative Arts, received the Jeffrey Lawrence Award from the Arts Schools Network during its annual ...



Wiedmer: What if Tim Tebow had gone to Alabama?  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Everyone who follows college football knows Tim Tebow won national championships at the University of Florida in 2006 and 2008 sandwiched around his ...



Robertson pastor serves as 1 of 2 TBI midstate chaplains  The Tennessean

One of the last times Robertson County pastor Randall Harmon was called to serve as chaplain for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) was when the ...



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