Signal Mountain Veterans Recognition Program Is Nov. 9

Thursday, September 27, 2012

A recognition program for Signal Mountain veterans will be Friday, Nov. 9, at 10 a.m. at the Signal Mountain Middle/High School gym.

All Signal Mountain veterans are invited to the program which will be hosted by Cameron Holt, a senior at the school, for his senior project.

Rucknooga To Honor The Fallen Five Is Oct. 31

Rucknooga is a ruck march to honor the Fallen Five from the July 16 terrorist attack.  It will be held on Saturday, Oct. 31, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. The cost is $35 and benefits the Chattanooga Hero Fund.  Registration is available at Keyword: Rucknooga and is available until Oct. 20.  It will begin at 6219 Lee Hwy. at the Memorial and will break ... (click for more)

Dr. Jackson Katz Speaks At Women's Fund Voices Luncheon Wednesday

Dr. Jackson Katz will speak at the Women’s Fund of Greater Chattanooga’s third annual Voices Luncheon on Wednesday. Dr. Katz is known for his work in gender violence prevention education.  He is co-founder of the Mentors in Violence Prevention program, a sexual assault and relationship abuse prevention program for schools, sports culture and the military.  The MVP ... (click for more)

Attorney Patrick Says Chattanooga Is "Most Logical Place" For Consolidating Volkswagen Lawsuits; Hearing Set Dec. 3

Attorney Gary Patrick said Chattanooga is "the most logical place for consolidating the Volkswagen litigation because it is the only location in the country where VW vehicles are being produced." Attorney Patrick, of the local firm of Patrick, Beard, Schulman and Jacoway, said a hearing is set Dec. 3 in New Orleans on the issue. A host of lawsuits seeking class action status ... (click for more)

Woman Stabbed To Death On Hooker Road; Man Injured

A young woman was stabbed to death on Hooker Road early Friday morning and a man was injured. At approximately 1:54 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a stabbing at the 4000 block of Hooker Road. There police located Angel Evans, 33, deceased. She was stabbed multiple times. A second person, Gerald Nelson, 24, was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening ... (click for more)

Regulations As A Whole On Signal Mountain

A few years ago I was flying over Chattanooga on my way to Atlanta.  The sun had just come up and I enjoyed picking out Signal Mountain’s location, on Walden’s Ridge, in the morning light.  What was amazing was that I could not tell that a town existed under the tree canopy.  I hope that the same can be said 10, 20, or even 50 years from now.  During last ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: We Must Learn To Tell

On July 4th of this year, FBI agents – acting on a tip -- arrested Alexander Ciccolo, a 23-year-old with known mental problems, as he carried a duffle bag full of automatic attack weapons. Moments before, he had bought the illegal firearms from an undercover informant outside of Boston. As agents later scoured his apartment, they found bomb-making equipment including a pressure ... (click for more)