Cantrell, Leo Peyton

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Leo Peyton Cantrell, 79, of Harrison, died on Wednesday December 19, 2012 in a local hospital.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Advantage Funeral Cremation Services Franklin Strickland Pinkard Bryan Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave., 423 265-4414.


Beard, Ernest Cole

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May, Robert Wheeler "Bob"

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Steele, Paula Elaine (Chickamauga)

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Wittler, Nancy (Dalton)

Nancy Wittler, 65, of Dalton, Georgia, died on Sunday, July 27, 2014 in a local hospital. She was a former employee of J. C. Penney’s and was of the Baptist faith.  Survivors include her daughter, Tracy Rhudy, and sons, Nathan Barley and Daniel Wittler. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 23, at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Lakeview in Rossville. ... (click for more)

5 Hamilton County Schools Designated As Priority Schools, 3 As Focus Schools

Five Hamilton County Schools have been designated as Priority Schools and three as Focus Schools. Priority Schools are the five percent of schools across the state with the lowest overall performance. Those from Hamilton County are Brainerd High School, Dalewood Middle School, Orchard Knob Elementary School, Orchard Knob Middle School and Woodmore Elementary School. Focus ... (click for more)

Man Robbed, Stabbed At Hixson Pike Bus Stop

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