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  1. Delta State receives $1.6M education grantRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi, has been selected as one of only 24 universities across the nation for the U. S. Department of Education's new First in the World grant. To drive innovations in higher education that increase college completion, value and affordability, the Education Department in Tuesday awarded $75 million to the 24 colleges and universities.

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  2. Robert "Big Epps" NeelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Robert "Big Epps" Neely, 80, of Cleveland, formerly of Drew, died Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at Joy Health and Rehab in Cleveland. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Holmes Chapel in Drew with Pastor Carolyn Kidd officiating.

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  3. Henry Will McDanielRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Henry Will McDaniel, 74, of Shelby died Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Byas Funeral Home Chapel in Cleveland with Minister Timothy Strickland officiating.

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  4. Pastor Lee Roy Brown, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Burial will follow in Willing Worker Cemetery in Sunflower under the direction of W.S. Brandon Mortuary in Cleveland. Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Friday, September 26, 2014, at W.S. Brandon Mortuary and at 11 a.m. Saturday at the ...

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  5. Cleveland banker retires todayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Bolivar Commercial

    Cleveland State Bank announces the retirement of R. Calvin Dye, chief executive officer, today after 25 years of service to the bank. He will remain an active member of the bank's board of directors.

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  6. Raiders fall to Bayou ColtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Finishing drives on offense and stopping folks on defense have been problems for the Kirk Raiders this season. Friday, Kirk faced division rival Bayou Academy at Cleveland looking to snap a three-game losing streak.

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  7. Wildcats explode in 4th quarter to beat TrojansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Cleveland High School Wildcats hold up the Sears Trophy, sponsored by Sears of Cleveland, for a second straight year after defeating the East Side Trojans 37-16 in the crosstown clash referred to as the "Battle of 61 " at Parker Field-McCool Stadium Friday night. The game was sponsored by the Bolivar Medical Center.

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  8. Thomas Lee SalleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Mr. Thomas Lee Salley, 69, of Clinton died Monday, September 22, 2014, at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson. Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Thursday, September 25, 2014, at Ray Funeral Home in Cleveland.

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  9. Charrette yields future plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce had its first night of planning with Community Design Solution. The meeting, which was open to the public, began with a definition of what the words "charrette" meant and then went into an explanation of the design teams process.

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  10. Sunday, September 28, 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Daily Dispatch

    ... by the Rev. Will Breedlove. She is survived by two sisters, Dora Lee Inscoe of Henderson and Rose Marie Ho of Cleveland, Mississippi; several nieces and nephews; and a dear close friend, Elizabeth Kim Kelly. NEW YORK, N.Y. - Dr. Ruth N. Gillman, 82, ...

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  11. Darnell JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Darnell Johnson, 35, of Cleveland died Monday, September 22, 2104, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 22, 2014, at T.L. Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Cleveland with Elder Willie Cummings officiating.

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  12. Former Mound Bayou mayor indicted for embezzlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Former Mound Bayou Mayor Kennedy Johnson has been indicted on three charges of embezzlement and will appear in the 2nd Judicial District Court in Cleveland on Tuesday. Johnson, 51, was booked by Special Agents of the Office of the State Auditor and Bolivar County Sheriff Deputies, and issued a civil demand by OSA Agents in the amount of $17,345.83.

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  13. Hospital prepares for city gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... CEO Rob Marshall. The recognition event will take place prior to the East Side High School Trojans versus the Cleveland High School Wildcats game Friday at Delta State at 7 p.m. The gate fee will be the same as it was for the ESHS home games and the ...

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  14. Pink helmets draw awareness to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department will be taking donations throughout the month of October and will then turn the money over to an organization for breast cancer awareness. Fireman Scott Fuquay is asking for a community member or organization to sponsor a fireman with a $100 donation and the fireman will wear a pink helmet for breast cancer awareness throughout the month.

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  15. Two more arrested in McCline deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... charged on Wednesday. Bond for both Thompson and Johnson has been denied. In 2013, McCline of 1002 Newsome St. in Cleveland was shot near Sunset Village apartment complex on 900 White St. Bolivar County Sherriff Kelvin Williams said at the time, the ...

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  16. Jack Schron for Cuyahoga County executive: endorsement editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Plain Dealer

    ... for inner-city Clevelanders as CEO of his family's company, Jergens Inc. -- which, under his leadership, built its Cleveland plant on an old brownfield. The firm makes space-age tools, clamps, holders and industrial screwdrivers that are sold ...

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  17. Residents speak out at community planning eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Judson Thigpen welcomed a crowd for Tuesday's charrette. The final night and presentation will be Thursday.

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  18. Cleveland woman charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Officers at the Cleveland Police Department received a call at 11:40 p.m. Monday that there had been a shooting at 714 Murphy St. According to Chief Buster Bingham, upon arrival officers had to "forcibly gain entry to the residence." Once inside, officers found a black male lying on the floor in the hallway.

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  19. Pink helmets draw awareness to cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department will be taking donations throughout the month of October and will then turn the money over to an organization for breast cancer awareness. Fireman Scott Fuquay is asking for a community member or organization to sponsor a fireman with a $100 donation and the fireman will wear a pink helmet for breast cancer awareness throughout the month.

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  20. Funny thing happening at CHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Bolivar Commercial

    After producing a very successful and heartening production of "The Wizard of Oz" last year, the Cleveland High School drama club has grown even more excited and ambitious about the coming school year. With a new sponsor, Amber Wolfe, the Cleveland High School drama club has many plans for the 2014-2015 school year, including 4 major school productions and community-wide fundraisers.

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