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Williene Wade Robertson, 83, a resident of Hixson, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, April 6, 2019. Willene was born on Feb. 1, 1936, in Decatur, Tn., to the ...
Making an 'IMPACT' on the community The Daily Post-Athenian
IMPACT is the Youth Health Taskforce in McMinn County and is comprised of students from McMinn County High School, McMinn Central High School and ...
Baseball Cherokees get only one hit in extra-inning loss to Ooltewah The Daily Post-Athenian
McMinn County just couldn't get much going at the plate, and it doomed the Cherokees to a season-opening loss Tuesday.
James R. "Jim" Dodson The Daily Post-Athenian
James R. “Jim” Dodson, 85, of Athens, died on Friday night, Jan. 18, 2019, at his home. He was a lifelong resident of McMinn County and was a son of the late ...
Tickets are still available to see George W. Bush speak in Athens, Tennessee this summer Chattanooga Times Free Press
George W. Bush is headed back to Tennessee next year.
Tickets on sale now for Daddy Daughter Dance The Daily Post-Athenian
Athens Parks and Recreation will host the 34th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance on Friday, Feb. 8, and Saturday, Feb. 9, at the McMinn County High School ...
George W. Bush to speak at 2019 Athens Area Chamber of Commerce benefit WRCB-TV
Bush's visit to Athens will mark the first time since 1985 that a U.S. president has visited the McMinn County seat, when President Ronald Reagan spoke from the ...
President George W. Bush heading back to East Tennessee for Athens fundraiser Knoxville News Sentinel
President George W. Bush will be making his second trip to East Tennessee in a year's time later this summer when he'll be the keynote speaker at the 13th ...
Roy Glass Cleveland Daily Banner
On Friday morning, March 8, 2019, our Daddy, “Pop,” “Pap,” “Papaw,” brother, uncle and husband peacefully left this world to be with Jesus. He was met in ...
Robert Lawrence Versa Jr. The Daily Post-Athenian
Robert Lawrence Versa Jr., 62, went to Heaven on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. He was a graduate of McMinn County High School Class of 1974, where he played ...
Martha Ann Goins 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 ...
Kenneth "Kenny" Lynn Parson Jr. The Daily Post-Athenian
Kenneth “Kenny” Lynn Parson Jr., 57, of Athens, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at Starr Regional Medical Center as the result of a stroke ...
William Chestnutt Cleveland Daily Banner
William Porter “Bill” Chesnutt, 80, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, at Athens home peacefully, surrounded by family and friends, after a lengthy battle with ...
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 ...
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; ...
Jeffery E. Sliger The Daily Post-Athenian
Jeffery E. Sliger, 51, of Decatur, and formerly of Athens, died on Monday morning, March 4, 2019, at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville. He was a native of ...
Virginia Bryant Creasman The Daily Post-Athenian
Virginia Bryant Creasman, 84, of Riceville, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at Starr Regional Health and Rehabilitation in Etowah.
Bo Jackson visits Athens Saturday The Daily Post-Athenian
Bo knows Athens, or at least he will. Former Auburn University running back Bo Jackson, who rose to fame as a two-sport athlete in the NFL and MLB along with ...
William Kevin Rouse The Daily Post-Athenian
William Kevin Rouse, 40, of Athens, passed away on Sunday night, Dec. 2, 2018, at Starr Regional Medical Center. Kevin was born on March 24, 1978, ...
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.
Troy Burton - June 18, 2018 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.
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.
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 ...
Leslie and Sue Anne Jones, Aug. 27, 1968 The Daily Post-Athenian
Leslie and Sue Anne Jones of Ten Mile were united in marriage on Aug. 27, 1968.
Cleveland-Athens Cotillion holds Holly Ball The Daily Post-Athenian
The Cleveland-Athens Cotillion held its 56th annual Holly Ball on Dec. 29, 2018 at the Cleveland Country Club.
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 ...
'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 ...
David Nolan Guffey - May 24, 2018 The Daily Post-Athenian
David Nolan Guffey, 73, of Athens, passed away Thursday evening, May 24, 2018, at his home.
Donna Lynn Gentry Hoover The Daily Post-Athenian
Donna Lynn Gentry Hoover passed away peacefully on Jan. 5, 2019, at her home with family by her side in Suffolk, Va. Donna was born in Athens, on Nov. 25,
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 ...
Ron Baker fights cancer The Daily Post-Athenian
A McMinn County High School legendary basketball coach is caught in a fight for his life.
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.
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.
Dillon Scott Clayton - April 2, 2018 The Daily Post-Athenian
Dillon Scott Clayton, 23, of Niota, passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Police: 3 dead in McMinn plant shooting, including gunman The Tennessean
A worker at the Thomas & Betts Corp. factory killed two co-workers and then turned the gun on himself, police said.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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 ...
Students realize the 'Dream' The Daily Post-Athenian
The early civil rights activist and educator W.E.B. DuBois once said, “Education and work are the levers to uplift a people.” On Sunday, a special group of local ...
Luttrell earns DYW honors 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.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
Sports Clips for June 29 The Daily Post-Athenian
McMinn All-Stars advance. The McMinn County 9-10 All-Stars advanced to the next round of District 6 Tournament by defeating Grainger County 26-6. McMinn ...
'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 ...
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.
Casey Wade Nunley - May 9, 2017 The Daily Post-Athenian
Casey Wade Nunley, 37, of Riceville, passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at his residence.
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."
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Alana Jade King - Oct. 2, 2016 The Daily Post-Athenian
Alana Jade King, 21, died suddenly on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, in Athens.
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 ...
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 ...
Teacher Aide indicted for relationship with teen WRCB-TV
By WRCB Staff. MCMINN COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- The McMinn County Grand Jury has returned indictments against teacher aide Tonia Martin for relationship ...
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.
McMinn's Underdown signs with Maryville College The Daily Post-Athenian
The environment, the familiarity and the winning program all made Maryville College too much to resist for Caleb Underdown.
Academic Olympians bring home gold The Daily Post-Athenian
While many competitors took home medals, all of this year's Academic Olympics participants were winners.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
'Second season' tips tonight Cleveland Daily Banner
Forget “Cupid” and all that mushy Valentine's Day stuff, the much-anticipated “second season” tips off tonight. While restaurants will be filled with couples having ...
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.
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.
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 ...
* 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 ...
Fairview looking to add more titles | Sports | dailypostathenian.com 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Wiedmer: Manning an all-pro in more ways than one Chattanooga Times Free Press
ATHENS, Tenn. -- Jason Estes and his family wanted so badly to see Peyton Manning speak at the ninth annual Athens Chamber of Commerce's Benefit Dinner ...
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 ...
Lyon, Elizabeth Parris The Chattanoogan
Elizabeth Parris Lyon, 94, died on Wednesday, September 25, 2013. A resident of Manor House Assisted Living in Chattanooga for the past 13 years, she was ...
Going out his way: Sportscaster Darrell Patterson retiring after almost 40 years Chattanooga Times Free Press
Darrell Patterson has spent the last three months cataloging and watching 760 3/4-inch video tapes (the old-school, pre-digital kind about the size of a decent ...
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