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.
August 19, 2014
It is unfortunate that our system of local government is structured so that a handful of rich and powerful people in this town control almost everything significant that goes on here. Some would ... (click for more)
Isn't it ironic? Every other day, we hear about another member of the black community who gets shot and refuses to talk (a problem certainly not unique to Chattanooga) but when a cop is the one ... (click for more)
A Facebook poster recently stated that every high school teacher he talked to hated Rhonda Thurman because she tells parents they cannot be forced to pay student fees. I certainly hope this ”poster” ... (click for more)
It is unfortunate that our system of local government is structured so that a handful of rich and powerful people in this town control almost everything significant that goes on here. Some would argue that this has been going on in every government since the beginning of time. While this may be true, I don’t have to like it. I am fortunate to have this forum to vent ... (click for more)
Isn't it ironic? Every other day, we hear about another member of the black community who gets shot and refuses to talk (a problem certainly not unique to Chattanooga) but when a cop is the one who shoots, they can't talk fast enough. And when the police manage to arrest a large group of people who need to be arrested, without the assistance of the community, we hear the ... (click for more)
Five Hamilton County Schools have been designated as Priority Schools and three as Focus Schools. Priority Schools are the five percent of schools across the state with the lowest overall performance. Those from Hamilton County are Brainerd High School, Dalewood Middle School, Orchard Knob Elementary School, Orchard Knob Middle School and Woodmore Elementary School. Focus ... (click for more)
A teen who was shot twice on Wilson Street shortly after midnight said he would not help police. At approximately 12:08 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a call of a person shot at 1812 Wilson St. Chattanooga Police officers and EMS located Nathaniel Williams, 18, suffering from two non-life threatening gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to Erlanger Hospital ... (click for more)
CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Ooltewah’s Courtlyn Ison was in midseason form Tuesday night. And Cleveland’s Lady Blue Raiders had no answer for the Lady Owls’ potent offensive threat. Ison, who led Ooltewah to district, region and sub-state titles en route to the 2013 Class AAA state tournament, overpowered Cleveland with a dominating net game and the Lady Owls opened their season with ... (click for more)
There's something about that second set that gives the Hixson Lady Wildcats trouble. Hixson lost the second set in Monday's volleyball opener against Sale Creek. They did the same thing against the Silverdale Seahawks on Tuesday, but just like Monday's match, the Lady Wildcats came out on top, 3-1. Hixson won the first set with ease, 25-11. Silverdale evened the ... (click for more)