The 3000 block of Riverside Drive, between Stuart Street and Wilder Street, will be closed for emergency water line repair, beginning Friday at 8 p.m. It is scheduled to reopen Saturday, by 6 a.m.
Detours will be posted.
March 26, 2015
TechTown and the Chattanooga Public Library will host a free Make-a-Thon with littleBits electronics on Global #InventAnything Day Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on the Library's 2nd ... (click for more)
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: South Crest Road Bridge repair project over I-24 (between MM 182.3 – 182.4) and East Main Street (Mid-State Construction ... (click for more)
Hits 96, WDOD-FM, will continue the Cinco De Mayo tradition by holding the 8th annual “Running of the Chihuahuas” on Saturday, May 2, at the First Tennessee Pavilion. Over the last seven years, ... (click for more)
TechTown and the Chattanooga Public Library will host a free Make-a-Thon with littleBits electronics on Global #InventAnything Day Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on the Library's 2nd Floor. The Library is at 1001 Broad St. This will be a free exploration workshop using littleBits magnetic circuitry kits for children and adults alike. Students, educators, and their ... (click for more)
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: South Crest Road Bridge repair project over I-24 (between MM 182.3 – 182.4) and East Main Street (Mid-State Construction Co, Inc.): Work on this major bridge repair project on the South Crest Road Bridge over I-24 and East Main Street in Chattanooga continues. During the project, the bridge itself is ... (click for more)
One person was shot during a robbery attempt at 4314 Rossville Blvd. around 1:50 p.m. on Thursday. The Chattanooga Police Department is investigating the robbery that ended in a shooting near East 43rd St. at Miller Auto Sales. The robbery victim shot the suspect. The suspect was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries. Chattanooga ... (click for more)
Chattanooga fire investigators have determined that last Thursday’s fire at 1207 Crutchfield St. that nearly killed four people was deliberately set. Lt. Henry McElvain with the Fire Investigation Division said he cannot divulge the reason why he thinks it’s arson, but he is asking for help from the public. If anyone has information that can help solve this case, call ... (click for more)
In Tennessee today, we have a major problem with prescription drug addiction, particularly when powerful opioid pain relievers are concerned. For the first time in 2012, Tennesseans abused prescription opioid drugs more than alcohol. Our young people ages 18-25 abuse prescription opioids at a 30 percent higher rate than the national average. In just five ... (click for more)
In the year of our Lord, 1927, there was a very poor child born to a very poor family in a very poor place. His name was Dasrath Manjhi and he was a native of the Musahar community somewhere in India. We know he had no education and, as a member of the lowest Hindu scheduled castes, he didn’t have a cut dog’s chance from the very get go. But after spending considerable time in ... (click for more)