New Study Begins Wednesday At Signal Mountain Baptist

Friday, January 18, 2013

A seven-week study of Max Lucado's "Grace, More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine," will begin Wednesday, at 6:30 p.m. at Signal Mountain Baptist Church, 939 Ridgeway Ave.

An annual bowling championship will be the program for Ladies' Night Out on Saturday, Jan. 26. The group will leave the church parking lot at 4:30 p.m. or others can meet them at Holiday Bowl in Hixson at 5 p.m. Dinner will follow.

Dr. Steven Wright willl speak at the 11 a.m. service on Sunday, on "The Return of Christ," with text from I Thessalonians 5:1-11.



"The Holy Spirit ... Then And Now" Is Message Sunday At Metro Tab Church

The public is invited to worship at Metro Tab Church this Sunday at 10:30 a.m. The message, preached by Pastor Steve Ball, will be "The Holy Spirit....Then and Now."  (click for more)

Bob Tamasy: Discipline Isn't A Dirty Word

When you hear the word discipline, what comes to mind? Discipline is a versatile word with a variety of useful meanings. There’s the discipline of a talented musician, practicing for hours daily to refine her talents. Or the discipline gifted athletes use – perhaps a tennis player, ice skater or runner – to refine their skills for competing at a high level. Or the discipline ... (click for more)

Man And Woman Killed In Sunday Morning Murder/Suicide At Hixson Gas Station

A man and a woman were killed in a Sunday morning murder/homicide at a gas station in Hixson. The shooting was shortly after 10 a.m. at a Shell station at Hixson Pike and Brookaire.  Upon arrival, police located Kimberly Phillips, 48, lying in the parking lot from an apparent gunshot wound.  Also in the same parking lot, officers located Frederick Tragresser, 47, ... (click for more)

$2,060,705 Tennessee Cash Jackpot Won In South Pittsburg Friday Night

A Tennessee Cash player in South Pittsburg won a near-record jackpot of $2,060,705 on  Friday  night. A Knoxville Powerball player won $50,000  Saturday  night by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. No information is available about the winners until the prizes are claimed. The  $315.3 million ... (click for more)

Liberal Conspiracy Afoot

According to Roy Exum’s Sunday column, there are now upwards of six or seven Democrats in Hamilton County, and all of them have secretly maneuvered their way onto the boards of a couple of dozen local organizations. Unlike Republicans, some of them serve on multiple boards and some of them serve with one another on the same boards. This is outrageous. We all know that boards and ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Words For The Ages

I was probably one of few people in the entire world who didn’t get caught up in the Royal Marriage of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry this weekend. I got over having any semblance of ‘pomp and circumstance’ a long time ago and, as a rule, studiously avoid those apt to ‘put on airs and graces.’ By ignoring the magnificent occasion, I made a big mistake and today it is with delight ... (click for more)