Vacation Bible School begins Monday at 6 p.m. at Rock Island Baptist.
Rock Island is at 2106 Camden Street off Dodson Avenue, where Rev. Ron Cook, Sr. is pastor.
This event is open to all ages. For more information, call the church at 629-1704.
December 1, 2016
The Youth Group of Red Bank United Methodist Church will be hosting their Annual Holiday Market on Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. inside the RBUMC gym (also known as the Christian Acitivity Center) ... (click for more)
Have you gotten over election campaign fatigue yet? Shortly before the presidential election, a retailer told me sales were markedly down – seems the American public was simply worn out by the ... (click for more)
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The Youth Group of Red Bank United Methodist Church will be hosting their Annual Holiday Market on Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. inside the RBUMC gym (also known as the Christian Acitivity Center) next to the tennis courts on Redding Road. The Youth Group has sponsored this event for over 15 years as a main Fundraiser for their Mission and Outreach Activities. Thirty five plus ... (click for more)
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A man who agents said was dealing large quantities of meth from his East Ridge residence has been sentenced to serve 168 months in federal prison. Kenneth Lemons appeared before Judge Curtis Collier. Agents said they made several controlled drug buys from Lemons at his residence in 2015. On Oct. 27, 2015, he drove up to a residence where DEA agents were making a controlled ... (click for more)
A Chattanooga man with five violent felonies on his record has been sentenced to serve 30 years in prison. Demetrius Joiner, 30, was given a 20-year sentence by Judge Curtis Collier after he was ruled to be an Armed Career Criminal. Judge Collier said the term would be consecutive to several state sentences imposed earlier on Joiner, including 10 years for aggravated robbery. ... (click for more)
I have been reading the buzz about Signal Mountain and other small municipalities considering a move to form their own school district within their municipal boundaries. It is quite the comedy hour considering the notion that small cities that for decades could not even manage small sewer systems or 911 districts, are somehow going to do a better job with public education ... (click for more)
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