The Dixie Group Acquires Colormaster Facility

Monday, November 5, 2012

he Dixie Group, Inc. Monday announced that on Friday the company acquired the Colormaster carpet dyeing facility in Calhoun from Lineage PCR, Inc.

The Dixie Group is a marketer and manufacturer of carpet and rugs to higher-end residential and commercial customers through the Fabrica International, Masland Carpets, Dixie Home, Masland Contract and Whitespace brands.

Chattanooga Chamber Presents Business Calendar For April 24-28

MON/24 Ribbon Cutting for Oracle Wealth Management 10-10:30 a.m. Oracle Wealth Management: 6111 Shallowford Rd, Ste 101 Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting at Oracle Wealth Management.   TUES/25 LCAA AM Regathering 7:30-9 a.m. The Camp House: 149 East ML King Boulevard Free.   TUES/25  ... (click for more)

GDOL To Host Recruitment For Quality Staffing In LaFayette

The Georgia Department of Labor’s LaFayette Career Center will host a recruitment for Quality Staffing to hire 100 entry-level quality control employees to work in Rock Spring. The recruitment will be held on Tuesday, May 2, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the career center, 200 West Villanow St. in LaFayette. Due to U.S. Occupational Safety and Health regulations, all applicants ... (click for more)

Severe Storms Rake Chattanooga Area; Flash Flooding Possible

Severe storms raked through the Chattanooga area on Saturday. Sale Creek was one of the hardest hit areas. Storm damage on Cooper Road included two crushed cars. Trees were on homes and railroad tracks that are the main line between Chattanooga and Cincinnati. Cooper Road is near Lake Chickamauga. There was also damage along Providence Road at Sale Creek. ... (click for more)

Woman's Body Found On Lookout Mountain

A woman's body was found on Lookout Mountain On Saturday. The badly decomposed body was found by hunters. It was in the woods in a remote area near High Road. The GBI will be investigating. (click for more)

No Tax-Supported Entity Should Get Secrecy In Spending

A shadowy situation has emerged in Chattanooga with an organization that manages millions of taxpayer dollars with no transparency and such a surprising disregard for accountability that one wonders what it would take to wake up elected officials who are supposedly in charge. Welcome to the Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, whose lawyer threatened to sue the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Is Dr. Edwards The One?

Just hours after the chairman of the Hamilton County School Board emailed a list of 14 candidates on Friday afternoon to be considered as the next Superintendent of the 42,000-student system to the other board members, Dr. Nakia Edwards, an Assistant Commissioner with the Tennessee Department of Education, became the early “common sense” favorite. And, at first glance, she has ... (click for more)