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Thursday, December 20, 2012



Governor Haslam To Kick Off Chattanooga Convention & Visitors Bureau Annual Meeting

The Chattanooga Convention & Visitors Bureau 76th Annual Meeting and Luncheon will be held Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at the Chattanooga Convention Center.   The Chattanooga celebration of tourism and hospitality will be kicked off by Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam who will speak about tourism as an economic driver throughout Tennessee and Hamilton County. Bob ... (click for more)

Fall Tennessee Craft Fair Opens Friday, Sept. 22

Tennessee Craft invites the public to celebrate the first day of fall by attending the 39 th  annual Fall Tennessee Craft Fair, Friday, Sept. 22, through Sunday, Sept. 24. The fair is open 10 a.m.–6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. on Sunday. It will be held at Centennial Park in Nashville. Attracting 50,000 visitors each fair, Tennessee Craft ... (click for more)

Prosecutor Asks Jury To Find Morse Guilty In Massacre At Lookout Valley RV Park

Prosecutor Cameron Williams on Tuesday asked a Criminal Court jury to find Derek Morse guilty of three counts of first-degree murder as well as attempted first-degree murder in a massacre at a Lookout Valley RV Park on April 9, 2014. Morse, who was 19 at the time, is standing trial in the courtroom of Judge Barry Steelman. Skyler Allen, who was 22 when the shots rang out, ... (click for more)

Defense Will Not Get Federal Witness In Trial Of Truck Driver Charged In Wreck That Killed 6 People

The federal government is resisting sending a lab technician from Oklahoma to Chattanooga for next week's trial of Benjamin Brewer, who is charged in the wreck at Ooltewah that claimed six lives. Mike Little of the public defender's office said the defense should be entitled to have a live witness, but he also said he did not want the trial delayed again. A jury was selected ... (click for more)

Tired Of Property Tax Increases

Why is it every time the city of Chattanooga and Hamilton County want to raise money they have to punish the homeowners?  I'm sick of the few paying for the many.   If you want to be fair, I would not complain on a 1/2 cent local sales tax raise since everyone would have to contribute their fair share.  Or how about a wheel tax which would get everyone who owns ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Where’s God In This?

Over half of Florida is still trying to catch its breath and now there is another murderer, one named Maria, mauling Puerto Rico this morning on her way to the United States. On August 25 Hurricane Harvey hit Texas. It killed an estimated 50 people, displaced more than a million people and damaged some 200,000 homes in a path of more than 300 miles. The bills haven’t been sent out ... (click for more)