The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society will hold its annual covered dish Christmas luncheon at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the home of Noah and Marilyn Long.
The new officers for 2013 will be installed during this meeting.
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John Wilson, former Hamilton County Historian, has written two volumes on the early families of Hamilton County and also books on Chattanooga and on Lookout Mountain. Chattanooga's Story ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Historical Commission and Tennessee Wars Commission are requesting applications for projects to protect Civil War and Underground Railroad sites in Tennessee. The grants ... (click for more)
Dalton, Ga., is featured in four old post cards that were sent by a traveling minister to his home-bound sister in North Carolina. Mabel Snead Smawley had a hobby of collecting post cards ... (click for more)
John Wilson, former Hamilton County Historian, has written two volumes on the early families of Hamilton County and also books on Chattanooga and on Lookout Mountain. Chattanooga's Story is a 500-page complete history of Chattanooga. An updated edition was published in 2013. It is available for $35, plus $3 sales tax if a Tennessee resident. The paperback Scenic, Historic ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Historical Commission and Tennessee Wars Commission are requesting applications for projects to protect Civil War and Underground Railroad sites in Tennessee. The grants are funded through the Tennessee Civil War Sites Preservation Act, established in 2013. “This is a valuable source of funding to help conserve time-honored battlefield properties,” ... (click for more)
The Unsecured Creditors Committee of Hutcheson Medical Center is opposing a motion by U.S. Trustee Guy Gebhardt for a bankruptcy judge to dismiss the bankruptcy for the financially-ailing Fort Oglethorpe hospital. Instead, the group is asking Judge Paul Bonapfel to appoint a trustee to oversee the Hutcheson finances. In a 16-page motion, the committee said if the bankruptcy ... (click for more)
A member of the Vision Hospitality Group said Tuesday that CARTA plans to lease 75 spaces at the public parking lot by Renaissance Park for its planned $14 million apartment complex. Drew Hibbard, vice president of finance and investments, told members of the North Chattanooga Council of the Chamber of Commerce that it will be under a 50-year lease with the transit group that ... (click for more)
Sheriff Hammond is exactly correct on the Muslims in Tennessee. He sees with clear eyes the problem with the Muslims in our state and country. They do want to take over Tennessee. Our politicians are selling us down the river and allowing the trouble makers to dig in like tics and suck out the life's blood of our Constitution and take us over. They ... (click for more)
There is a website known as Grammarly that just completed a profound study. An automated proof-reading company (who I hope never finds out about me) collected 100 comments that each included over 50 words from the comment blogs of the nation’s preseason Top 25 college football teams. Then they fed them into the company’s huge algorithm computer and checked each fan base for punctuation, ... (click for more)