Re: A tragic mistake -The maltreatment of a lovely, gracious and worthy lady.
The moving finger writes—
And having writ moves on.
Nor all thy piety nor wit
Can lure it back to cancel half a line,
Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it.
January 15, 2017
January 14, 2017
After reading the article in today's TFP paper about the replacement of Chief Robert Simpson, I was shocked. I have had the privilege of knowing Chief Simpson for 25 years. He ... (click for more)
There is a country expression a fellow might use when he knows there will be a backlash and when it comes, “It’s a hit dog that hollers” the older men will say. Boy, U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander ... (click for more)
I respect and support the right to protest. American citizens want to be heard and to have their ideas taken seriously. Successful protests have helped our nation progress in many ... (click for more)
After reading the article in today's TFP paper about the replacement of Chief Robert Simpson, I was shocked. I have had the privilege of knowing Chief Simpson for 25 years. He is honest and a hard worker. Reading the list of improvements made for the police department and the city's benefits from his hard work, I wonder what does the city want? We always ... (click for more)
There is a country expression a fellow might use when he knows there will be a backlash and when it comes, “It’s a hit dog that hollers” the older men will say. Boy, U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander didn’t let the sun shine on his hind leg before he wailed as the USDA’s new rules to curb the soring of Tennessee Walkers became public. Crafty ol’ Lamar, of course, said he was against ... (click for more)
A 29-year-old Walker County man has been charged with murdering his girlfriend, also 29. Sheriff Steve Wilson said David Ryan Walker was charged in the slaying of Candace Ann Hankins. He said she was killed inside a house on Wheeler Road in LaFayette and her body was found in woods behind the house. The sheriff said Walker called relatives to express remorse about the killing. ... (click for more)
A man who was found to be armed with a handgun was chased by police early Saturday afternoon. He pushed shoppers out of the way during the pursuit, which included racing down an escalator. Erwin J. Rogers, 22, of 6111 Nottingham Dr., is facing multiple charges. Around 1:50 p.m., Chattanooga Police officers working at the Hamilton Place Mall ... (click for more)
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- The Tennessee football program announced Monday that Charlton Warren has agreed to terms to become the defensive backs coach for the Vols. Warren served as defensive backs coach at North Carolina the last two seasons and also has spent time on the Nebraska and Air Force coaching staffs. Willie Martinez will not be returning after ... (click for more)
McCallie School all-state quarterback Robert Riddle has committed today to attend Mercer University next season to play football for the Bears. Riddle led the Big Blue to a 7-5 record this past season, including a 42-7 victory against arch rival Baylor. On the season, he threw for 3,008 yards and 25 touchdowns and also ran for six scores. The Lookout Mountain resident ... (click for more)