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Past articles by Paul:

Three contested races on Cleveland, Tennessee ballot

Fewer than half of the Cleveland offices on the Aug. 2 ballot give voters a choice of two or more candidates. → Read More

Cleveland City Council District 1 candidates push for renewal

Candidates for the District 1 seat on the Cleveland City Council want to see renewal for their community. → Read More

Bradley County Commission: Voters will decide one last seat in August

In two months, voters will decide the last contested seat on the Bradley County Commission. → Read More

Bradley County school board candidates call for putting students before politics

The District 4 candidates for the Bradley County Board of Education say their concerns come down to money and putting students before politics. → Read More

Vacant seats heat up Bradley County, Tenn., ballot

Cleveland voters will make decisions on several vacant local and state seats in the Bradley County election on Aug. 2. → Read More

Bradley County voters head to polls this week for early voting

Bradley County early voters have three choices when it comes to casting ballots for the May 1 election. → Read More

Bradley County Commission: Industrial park a top priority for District 6 Seat B candidates

Candidates seeking a District 6 seat on the Bradley County Commission cite the Spring Branch Industrial Park, located near Exit 20 on I-75, as a priority. → Read More

Infrastructure, governmental relations are top topics with Bradley County Commission candidates

Candidates seeking election to a District 4 seat on the Bradley County Commission call for better partnerships with Cleveland and improved infrastructure. → Read More

Election commission approves candidate roster for Bradley County races

The Bradley County Election Office will soon post the sample May 1 ballot on its website. → Read More

22 candidates vying for Bradley County Commission seats

Election officials will establish the May 1 primary ballot for Bradley County on Monday. → Read More

22 candidates vying for Bradley County Commission seats

Election officials will establish the May 1 primary ballot for Bradley County on Monday. → Read More

Republicans to decide most Bradley County, Tenn., primary races

Republican primary voters will decide nearly every Bradley County seat up for election on May 1. → Read More

Hamilton commissioner wants more votes for tax hikes

Hamilton County Commissioner Tim Boyd wants more time and double the votes when it comes to increasing property taxes. → Read More

Temp company claims 'squeezed' out of city contract

A temporary staffing company fired back after being locked out of a $1.8 million contract with Chattanooga city government. → Read More

Jim Hammond seeks third term as Hamilton County sheriff

Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond has announced he will seek a third term in office. → Read More

Harrison on track for new landfill

The Harrison community may have its second landfill by this time next year. → Read More

Chattanooga City Council derails temporary staffing vote

The Chattanooga City Council has sidestepped an up or down vote to hire a temporary staffing company it set aside three weeks ago. → Read More

Council may ask UTC, Chattanooga State to squash facility outsourcing

The Chattanooga City Council will weigh in today on a statewide outsourcing plan that could affect more than 160 local higher-education facility workers. → Read More

Bradley County offices set up temporary homes

Bradley County is back in business if you need to pay property taxes or renew license tags. → Read More

Desmond Doss and his 'unconditional love' recalled at Collegedale Academy

Collegedale Academy students learned today what made Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Private First Class Desmond Doss risk his own life to save many of his comrades on the horrific battlefields of the Pacific Theater in in World War II. → Read More