Special Adult Study Begins Sunday At Signal Mountain Presbyterian

Wednesday, January 02, 2013

Winterim 2013 Into the World, a three-week adult study in helping others, will begin on Sunday, at Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church, 612 James Blvd., Signal Mountain, with a winter waffle warm-up from 8:45 to 9:30 a.m. in Dudley Hall. Session One will begin at 10:15 a.m. for adults, with children and youth in their regular classes. Guest speaker Brian Fikkert will speak on "Helping Without Hurting; Taking the Next Steps."

A Grief Recovery Support Group will begin Sunday, at 4 p.m. in Cornerstone Building Room 301. The 12-week seminar is a support group for people who are grieving over the death of someone close to them. For more information or to register, contact Christie Wildman at 886-2190 or cwildman@signalpres.org.

"Habakkuk For Today," a Bible study for women taught by Jean Smith, will begin Thursday, Jan. 10, at 9:30 a.m. in Cornerstone Building Room 301. Childcare by reservation is available by eamailing mlabel@signalpres.org.


Fall Festival/Trunk Or Treat At Orchard Missionary Baptist

Orchard Knob Missionary Baptist Church,1734 East Third St., is hosting a fall festival and trunk or treat on Saturday from 1-4 p.m.  Ages 4-11 are welcome to come for fun, games, food, and candy. The event is free and they request no costumes, please. For more information, contact the church at 423-629-6115. -- (click for more)

Heritage Pointe Baptist Hosts Harvest Hangout Oct. 31

Heritage Pointe Baptist Church, located at 60 Dyer Bridge Place in Ringgold, will host a Harvest Hangout with a bonfire, hot dogs, hayride and trunk of treat on Friday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 p.m. The event is free and everyone is welcome to attend.   If you need more information please call  706/858-0976 . (click for more)

2 People Shot Saturday Night On Carousel Road

Two people were shot Saturday evening on Carousel Road. At  9:11 p.m. , Chattanooga Police responded to 1406 Carousel Road on a call of a person shot. One victim on the scene suffered minor injuries.  Another victim was transported by personal vehicle to a local hospital. The s econd victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries.  The suspect ... (click for more)

Teenager Killed In ATV Accident Thursday Night

Damon Lee Jones, 15, was killed Thursday night in an ATV accident in Walker County. It was reported he was riding with a 17-year old, when they tried to enter a church parking lot, but ran into a cable barrier. The accident happened on Dunwoody Road in LaFayette. The other rider, identified as Timothy J. Wallin, was not injured.   (click for more)

Tom Dugan Was A Good Man

Tom was my boss for most of my 36 years at Carta.  At the ceremony where I was awarded my 30-year service award, Tom said, "Don disagrees with 85% of my decisions, but I wish I had 80 more employees just like him." This kind of indicates our relationship. When I asked him to help with my plans for a reunion for the group of Veterans that I served with in Vietnam, he quickly ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: More Sunday Funnies

On the last Sunday before Daylight Savings Time disappears next week, let’s go to my jokes back for some grins and giggles: * * * An old gentleman was on the operating table awaiting surgery and he insisted that his son-in-law, a renowned surgeon, perform the operation.  As he was about to get the anesthesia, he asked to speak to his son-in-law. “Yes, Dad, what is ... (click for more)