Ann Pruett Putting Most Money Into East Ridge Race

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Ann Pruett, widow of former East Ridge Mayor Fred Pruett, is putting the most money into the East Ridge election for City Council.

She reported $4,175 in receipts and $3,684 in expenses, including some billboard space.

Ms. Pruett received $500 from Larry Armour and loaned the campaign $3,450.

Marc Gravitt, who is also seeking one of two open East Ridge Council seats, listed $2,650 in gifts and $2,413 spent.

His contributors include John Tilley $200, Curtis Adams $300, Jack Cagle $25, Claude Hyde $500, Elizabeth Norris $100, Cubby Owens $250, Vernon Liston $400, C.L. Storie $200 and Jeffrey Thompson $100.

Incumbent Denny Manning has raised $1,775 and spent $1,904. He has gotten $200 from Curtis Adams, $300 from Tommy Bayles, $50 from Billy Dean, $250 from Cubby Owens, $500 from Claude Hyde, $100 from John Tilley, $100 from James and JoAnn Hawkins, $100 from Robert Davis, $150 from Vernon Liston and $25 from Jack Cagle.

In the Soddy Daisy Commission race, Patti Skates has brought in $750 and spent $925. Les Jewell has taken in $510 and spent $925.

For the Signal Mountain Council, William Frank Preston has taken in $350 and spent $1,119. Bill Lusk has provided his campaign $1,929. Joe Dumas has $205 in receipts. Bill Wallace has received $20 and made no expenditures.

 



Tristian O'Kelley Gets 10-Year Sentence For Selling Large Quantities Of Marijuana, Being Felon With Guns

A Tunnel Boulevard man has been sentenced to serve 10 years in federal prison for selling large amounts of marijuana and being a convicted felon in possession of weapons. Tristian O'Kelley, 28, appeared before Judge Sandy Mattice. On Sept. 30, 2016, Chattanooga Police narcotics detectives, with the assistance of special agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms ... (click for more)

Latest Bradley County Arrest Report

Click  here  for the latest Bradley County arrest report. (click for more)

Trump - And Response

Hardly a day, even a moment, goes by when some news flash appears sharing what  Trump  said or did. Not catchy and cute as we might feel when we see the baby turn over for the first time or say Da, da. Instead, this grown man and our president defies child cooing and smiling and instead frowns amid growing anger that we voted for this man, a grown up not quite potty-trained.  ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: New Schools On Agenda

Hamilton County School Superintendent Bryan Johnson confirmed on Wednesday that a plan for several new public schools will be included on Thursday night’s School Board agenda. Hamilton County has fallen woefully behind other metro school districts in the state and, with an estimated $340 million in deferred repairs, upgrading facilities - that now average over 40 years old - was ... (click for more)

Signal Mountain Hits One Last Bump In The Road At State Volleyball

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – It’s not like Signal Mountain hasn’t been down this bumpy road before. Despite the obstacles created by losing early in the TSSAA state volleyball tournament, the Lady Eagles have proven to be cautious, but relentless drivers on a path back to title contention twice before. They’re on the same course this October. After losing to Knox Catholic ... (click for more)

Baylor Advances To State Final; Sale Creek Ousted

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Baylor Lady Red Raiders are one win away from another D-II Class AA state volleyball championship. Facing the Brentwood Academy Lady Eagles for the third time this season here at Blackman High School Wednesday morning in the winner’s bracket final, Baylor was able to advance by winning in four sets, but it was a battle for the ages where two really good ... (click for more)