Vincent Phipps Speaks On His New Ghost Story Book Wednesday

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Vincent Ivan Phipps will give a radio interview on UTC 88.1 on Wednesday at 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. about his new ghost story book and CD, Spookynooga. 

For more information email or call 703.TALK-VIP.

Entertainer/Actor Randall Franks Turns To Murder For His Latest Musical Endeavor

Murder and music is the focus of award-winning author Randall Franks', best known as “Officer Randy Goode” from TV’s “In the Heat of the Night,” new book “A Badge or an Old Guitar,” available Nov. 1. “Sharing entertaining stories for television through scripts became one of the areas that mentors such as Carroll O’Connor and Alan Autry inspired me to create,” Mr. Franks said. ... (click for more)

Brass Quintet To Serenade Dalton Nov. 6

Dalton State continues the fall concert series with a night of music exploring personal stories of New York that lead the listener through a menagerie of composers and pieces.   The Midtown Brass Quintet will perform, “Brass Menagerie,” a free concert at the First Presbyterian Church of Dalton on Sunday, Nov. 6, at 3 p.m.  The concert will feature music from composers ... (click for more)

Atlantic Capital Bank, Formerly FSG Bank, Moves Home Office To Warehouse Row

Atlantic Capital Bank, NA announced Friday that it has sold the current home office at 531 Broad St. to Harbert Realty of Birmingham, for  $5,375,000.  The bank’s new home office signals the start of a brand transition from the FSG Bank name, currently found in its eastern Tennessee and northwest Georgia markets.  Atlantic Capital will occupy the third floor ... (click for more)

TDEC Asks Residents In Southeastern Counties To Limit Water Usage To Ease Drought Conditions

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) is asking the public to temporarily limit water usage for non-essential purposes as areas in Tennessee’s southeastern counties face extreme drought conditions. Residents who receive water from the following public utilities are advised to limit their use until drought conditions subside: Fall Creek ... (click for more)

Accountability Doesn't Have To Be A Bad Word

Am I making a difference? Isn’t that the basic question we all ask ourselves, and seek to demonstrate to others?  Ronald Reagan said:  “Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference in the world. But, the Marines don't have that problem.”   We would argue teachers do not have that problem either.    Educators make a huge difference ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Guess Who Backed Kelly?

Two weeks before the August election where three members of the Hamilton County School Board were angrily replaced, the organizer of what was called “a great way for the (challengers) to raise great money to help them run smart campaigns” made a bold statement. “I'm sure the current board is well-intentioned, but the results are not there," said Paul Brock. "Leadership matters ... (click for more)