In nearly seven decades spent fighting for freedom and equality, Nelson Mandela inspired and challenged the world to stand up for others.
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla.— When National Park Service volunteers Donna and John Buckley left a pod of 41 stranded whales Wednesday evening, their optimism was starting to wane.
Stephen Mason raised his voice over honking motorists and whooping protesters at a McDonald's in Brainerd Thursday and explained why he thinks the federal minimum wage should be raised to $15 an hour.
A week before he killed a man with Alzheimer's disease in his backyard, Joe Hendrix and his girlfriend received a scare in the middle of the night.
Riverbend is going high tech and will replace the admission pins that have been used since 1983 with wristbands that include a bar code, according to executive director Chip Baker.
Designers of a proposed $100 million apartment and commercial project in Hixson offered what they call a villagelike development to area residents Thursday, but some still worried about its impact on neighborhoods and traffic.
Girls Preparatory School needed a leader who could make each year exemplary.
A 20-year-old Soddy-Daisy man will be in his 50s before he sees freedom again.
Q. I have seen an uptick of spam reaching my inbox from phony charities to phantom packages that want to get delivered. Does the BBB have information about popular holiday scams and some tips to not fall for one?
CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Since late last week 31 Bradley County Jail inmates have been moved into a dormitory cellblock for treatment of gastritis by the jail's medical staff, according to the Bradley County Sheriff's Office.
A lecture hall full of middle- and high-school girls listened Thursday as a Girls Preparatory School graduate said she's among the 11 percent of women in the nation with careers in engineering, one of the fastest-growing and highest-paid fields in the country.
It's not even Christmas but the music search committee at Friends of the Festival has signed its first three acts for the 2014 Riverbend Festival, set for June 7-14 at Ross's Landing.
CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Cleveland education officials have approved closing Cleveland High School's Raider Dome to students after recently receiving a structural analysis of the gymnasium, which has been showing cracks in its masonry.
There are 135 iPads at our county's STEM school. Every student has one.