Cleveland http://wutc.org en Did Cleveland, TN Really Redefine 'Mile High Club' With $42 Million in Pork? http://wutc.org/post/did-cleveland-tn-really-redefine-mile-high-club-42-million-pork <p>The Beacon Center of Tennessee's<a href="http://www.beacontn.org/wp-content/uploads/2014-Pork-Report-Final-Version.pdf"> 2014 Pork Report</a> roasts government spending that the center claims is wasteful, including $42 million for a private jetport in Cleveland, Tennessee.</p><p>"Apparently," the report says, "Cleveland officials felt our well-to-do comrades should not be relegated to commuting with the common folk from the Chattanooga airport."</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:25:13 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 40007 at http://wutc.org Cleveland Museum Center Hosts Dirt Track Exhibit, Film Screening http://wutc.org/post/cleveland-museum-center-hosts-dirt-track-exhibit-film-screening <p></p><p>Cleveland's <a href="http://www.museumcenter.org/">Museum Center at 5ive Points</a> has a lot to offer racing fans this summer.&nbsp; The exhibit <a href="http://www.museumcenter.org/calendar/2014/5/30/in-the-mud-the-fast-and-dirty-world-of-dirt-track-racing-exhibit">In the Dirt: The Fast and Dirty World of Dirt Track Racing</a> will be on display until August 16th, and the documentary film <em>It’s a Dirt Track Life: Memories of Dirt Track Racing from Dawsonville to Gatlinburg</em> will be screened on June 5th at 7:30 p.m.&nbsp; Created by Cleveland historians<a href="http://www.oldtowncleveland.com/Ron___Debbie/ron___debbie.html"> Ron and Debbie Moore</a>, the film explores the world of dirt-track racing in Tennessee and Georgia.</p><p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 21:41:50 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 38354 at http://wutc.org Cleveland Museum Center Hosts Dirt Track Exhibit, Film Screening Museum Center at 5ive Points Gains Smithsonian Affiliation Status http://wutc.org/post/museum-center-5ive-points-gains-smithsonian-affiliation-status <p>Cleveland's <a href="http://www.museumcenter.org/">Museum Center at 5ive Points</a> has been invited to join the Smithsonian Affiliations by the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:29:58 +0000 Staff 36147 at http://wutc.org Newly Uncovered History: In 1879, a Cleveland, Tennessee Mayoral Election Sparked Riots http://wutc.org/post/newly-uncovered-history-1879-cleveland-tennessee-mayoral-election-sparked-riots <p>For a little over two years in the late 1800’s, the city of Cleveland was erased from the map of Tennessee by the state legislature. The little known story was uncovered by the historians at <a href="http://www.museumcenter.org/">The Museum Center at 5 Points in Cleveland.</a> The collections curator, Lisa Chastain, talked to WUTC's Richard Winham.&nbsp; An exhibit about the story will be <a href="http://www.museumcenter.org/temporary-exhibits/2013/10/28/building-cleveland-up">on display </a>until January 4th, 2014.</p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 22:33:07 +0000 Richard Winham 31575 at http://wutc.org Cleveland's First Yoga Studio Offers Classes for All Levels http://wutc.org/post/clevelands-first-yoga-studio-offers-classes-all-levels <p>Melanie Lyon taught yoga classes at various locations around Cleveland, Tennessee, but she didn't have a permanent studio to call home. &nbsp;She enlisted the help of several other Cleveland yoga instructors and opened&nbsp;<a href="http://5ivepointyoga.com/">5ive Point Yoga &amp; Massage</a>, located in the heart of Cleveland's up-and-coming downtown district. &nbsp; 5ive Point is the area's first full-scale yoga studio, and it offers <a href="http://5ivepointyoga.com/class-descriptions/">beginner classes as well as all-levels classes</a>.</p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 19:05:58 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 25601 at http://wutc.org