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Dirty South pushes barbecue experience
The South goes “dirty” with Brinda Bouh’s new barbecue and wing restaurant, Dirty South BBQ and Wing Joint.  “The name came about while I was working in my barber shop. We kicked around some ideas ...
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Warren Bramuchi Warren Bramuchi has been named a member of the 2011 Quality Council of New York Life Insurance Company.  Members of the Quality Council are among the most successful of New York Lif...
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Dave Says ...
Dear Dave, My wife and I are about to have our first child. She'd like to stay home with the baby after it's born, so we'll be losing about half our income. We've looked at our budget, and we can s...
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Ribbon cutting
Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce President Diane Makamson (center) cuts the ribbon at the newly named Goody’s department store. Store manager Virginia Roberson (fourth from right) and a...
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Dave Ramsey says ...
Dear Dave, My mom makes $20,000 a year, and without telling me she took out a Parent PLUS Loan for $16,000 to help me with college. She's saying she can't pay the loan, and it's been in deferment. ...
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Downtown merchants extend hours
The Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce has been working with the merchants of the downtown shopping area to organize an event welcoming the participants of Teach For America to the city. ...
Jun 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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American Treasures comes to Cleveland
The Craftsman Co. will hold a free "Finding America's Treasures," based on the televison program, in Cleveland from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, at the Sears Hometown Store at 522 Third St. "This i...
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Southern Grill restaurant to reopen with a twist
Rising from the ashes of ruin, Clevelanders will soon welcome back one of its favorite dining establishments. “We’ll be opening June 6. It will be the same Southern Grill but with a twist,” said De...
May 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ware brings spirits expertise to new city store
Brian Ware is set to open Ware Wine and Spirits, located near Kroger, at the old Verizon Wireless building on U.S. Highway 61. “We’re actually looking at opening sometime middle of next week,” said...
May 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ben Griffith appointed to American Bar’s Standing Committee on Election Law
The American Bar Association President-Elect has appointed Ben Griffith of the law firm of Griffith & Griffith to serve as chair of the ABA Standing Committee on Election Law. Griffith serves on th...
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BMC recognized for quality
A number of hospitals and nursing homes in the Mississippi are being recognized by the state’s Medicare quality improvement organization, Information & Quality Healthcare, for outstanding performan...
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Childhood fantasies come to life through Brooklyn Express
Two Bolivar Countians have dedicated themselves to entertaining children and making birthday parties as memorable as possible. Ronda and Kierre Rimmer have spent the last year operating The Brookly...
Apr 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Economy Auto changes hands; focuses on service
Economy Tire and Auto Supply on U.S. Highway 61 in Cleveland has changed hands. Don Lindsey and Cleveland Mayor Billy Nowell are working together as co-owners of the business. Sid Melton is their m...
Mar 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Darry Hardy met with Sears District Manager Bobby Crabtree to receive a prestigious premier dealer award. Employees Stefanie and Martha stood with Hardy during the presentation. The Cleveland Sears...
Mar 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sears wins top regional awards
The Sears Hometown store in Cleveland earned its highest honors for 2010. “We’ve won a ton of district awards,” said owner Darry “Doc” Hardy. “The district gives out five star awards for every mont...
Feb 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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