Rediscovering My Hometown

Red Clay Historic State Park

My first stop in rediscovering my hometown starts at Red Clay State Historic Park. Red Clay is in the southwest corner of Bradley County and stretches over 263 acres. Although I have always lived in Cleveland, I have no memory of ever visiting the park, which is why...

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Nancy Ward Gravesite State Park

When looking back in history for a strong woman who made an impact in our area, look no further than Nancy Ward. She was a noteworthy woman who is buried in Polk County, Tennessee just outside of Cleveland.  She was born in 1738 in Chota, a Cherokee town, which is in...

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Red Clay State Historic Park

When you need a destination for the weekend that has it all, look no further than Red Clay State Historic Park. This beautiful area on the south end of Bradley County encompasses 263-acres of narrow valleys formerly used as cotton and pasture land. The rich Cherokee...

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Sandhill Cranes: A Meaningful Migration

An outstretched wing. A simple step. A flawless formation of flight. With these daily, seemingly trivial actions, the Sandhill Cranes showcase an elegance that fills the sky. Though each Sandhill Crane is a wonderful creature in its own right, they become even more...

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The Finest of Dining in the Finest of Towns

The laughter and love around a dinner table, the celebration of a community-wide accomplishment, old college friends getting together for wings and some SEC football…Let’s make every meal a special occasion, y’all! Whether it’s fine dining or bar-be-que, around here...

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Trail Review: Johnston Woods

Tucked into the woods off of Brymer Creek Rd. just 10 minutes south of downtown Cleveland, Johnston Woods is a great hidden gem for trail lovers! Johnston Woods Retreat Center is privately owned by Broad Street United Methodist Church, but the trails are open to the...

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Terra Running Company FAQ’s

Is Terra a chain? Nope! Terra Running Company in Cleveland, TN is the only one of it’s kind and we are locally owned. Are your shoes more expensive? No way! We get all of our shoes straight from the brand, meaning there’s no distributor. The brands set the pricing and...

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Tips to Keep Running Fun

Let’s be honest: sometimes running can get boring. At the same time each day, you grab your same outfit, same shoes, and jog the same route at roughly the same pace. The weather is generally the same each day, and you find yourself listening to the same playlist. No...

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The Six Little Winters of Tennessee

Tennessee winters are as unpredictable as they come. While it’s true we usually have a mild winter here in Cleveland, TN, we do get some occasional snow. Kids even hold out hope for some good snow days in March, hearing from their parents all about the famous...

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