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  1. Lee Earl BullockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... he married Louise Polland. He proudly served in the US Navy and fought during the WWII. After serving, he moved to Cleveland and worked as a salesman for Planter's Equipment where he retired after 41 years and then moved to Oxford, Ark.. He is ...

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  2. Bayou Academy students make sweet gesture of gratitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Bayou is also partnering with the sheriff's department to assist with their canned food drive for Helping Hands in Cleveland. "So far we have over 700 canned food items," said Granville. "We asked every three grades to bring 50 cans in honor of our ...

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  3. Cleveland receives Levitt AMP grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Bolivar Commercial

    The home of the GRAMMY Museum Mississippi will now have expanded opportunities to tout its musical heritage, as Cleveland has become one of 10 recipients of the first Levitt AMP grant award. The proposal submitted by Cleveland exemplified Levitt AMP's goal to amplify community pride; enrich lives through the power of free, live music, and illustrate the power of vibrant public spaces.

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  4. Bell v. Itawamba County School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | FindLaw

    ... MS, for Plaintiffs-Appellants. Benjamin Elmo Griffith, Michael Stephen Carr, Esq., Attorney, Griffith & Griffith, Cleveland, MS, Michele H. Floyd, Fulton, MS, for Defendants-Appellees. This appeal raises a First Amendment challenge to a public high ...

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  5. How much time is devoted to test prep?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... cannot correctly use one while writing," asked Steinour. Randy Grierson, principal at East Side High School in Cleveland, said, "I can't speak for teachers and students in other schools, all that I can focus on is East Side High School. I can tell ...

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  6. Jeanette G. "Nuggie" DakinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... December 12, 2014, at Ray Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 13, 2014, at North Cleveland Cemetery with Rev. Milton Burd officiating. Interment will immediately follow. Mrs. Dakin was born in Shaw on May 28, 1953, ...

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  7. Children create Christmas craftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Laney Harris works on creating a Christmas tree ornament to be delivered to nursing homes throughout Cleveland on Saturday while dressed in her best Christmas pajamas. The children at First United Methodist Church in Cleveland are planning to spread the Christmas cheer.

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  8. Patricia JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Patricia Jones, 46, of Cleveland died Wednesday, December 10, 2014, at her home.

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  9. Planters Bank to build second locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Officials with Planters Bank have announced construction will begin in late December for a new downtown bank facility in Cleveland. This new branch will be located at the corner of North Street and Commerce.

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  10. Hawks fight off Hornets for first winRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... 22 points and 16 rebounds. Kentrell Starks aided JFK with 14 points including two 3-pointers. Shaw will travel to Cleveland on Monday, while JFK will travel to Clarksdale to play Coahoma County on Friday.

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  11. Former fire chief honored with naming of ball field at parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... great accomplishments for the community. "As we all know Gene Bishop has been here 30 plus years with the city of Cleveland and been an invaluable asset for us. He's known all over the state for great job he's done and we're proud to be able to ...

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  12. Cleveland forms nonprofit identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Cleveland Board of Aldermen recently approved the formation of the Cleveland Development Foundation, which was created by the Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce to be a nonprofit organization 501c3. According to the chamber Executive Director Judson Thigpen, this organization will allow the city to apply for grants that are only available to a 501c3.

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  13. Beauty and romance seen in Merigold historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... a town in 1900 and was incorporated in 1908. The census in 1910 had 241 people living in Merigold and 1,001 in Cleveland. The population has never gotten over 820 and presently it is 463. Westerfield talked about the yellow fever scare and how it ...

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  14. Fulgham pleads guilty, Harmon family can move onRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Harmon. The indictment charge was DUI death and Fulgham has been incarcerated since his indictment. Harmon, 20, of Cleveland was killed on U.S. Highway 61 near the Bolivar-Washington County line when she was struck by multiple vehicles traveling in ...

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  15. Santa looks for letters at BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... him at The Bolivar Commercial. The e-mail address santaclaus@bolivarcommercial.com. Mail letters to P.O. Box 1050, Cleveland, MS 38732; or bring them to 821 N. Chrisman Ave., Cleveland. The deadline to send letters or e-mails is Dec. 15. Again as in ...

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  16. Fulgham sentenced in DUI fatality caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... court to 25 years in prison. Fulgham was indicted for the Oct. 20, 2012, death of 20-year-old Shelby Harmon of Cleveland. Fulgham had been in jail since his October 2013 indictment. Authorities say Harmon was struck and killed as she walked along ...

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  17. Tamir Rice shooting and Justice Department review begins to erode support for Cleveland...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Cleveland.com

    ... a glimpse of the weakening relationship between the city administration and some black residents. The first was Cleveland City Council's evening meeting, where sign-carrying demonstrators and East Side Councilman Jeffrey Johnson demanded that ...

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  18. The Annual Christmas ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The annual Christmas Parade took place on Saturday as Bolivar County residents and visitors lined the streets of downtown Cleveland. Watchers were wowed with sparkling Christmas lights, music from four wonderful bands, and Santa Claus himself.

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  19. Dorothy Jones PateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Dorothy Jones Pate, 86, of Cleveland died on Wednesday, December 3, 2014, at Walter B. Crook Nursing Facility. Visitation will be held Friday, December 5, 2014 from noon until 1:45 p.m. at Cleveland Funeral Home.

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  20. Ross HurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Ross Hurst, 56, of Shaw died Saturday, November 29, 2014, at his home. Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Friday, December 5, 2014, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland.

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