Rev. Sam Payne Honored Sunday At St. Paul's Episcopal

Thursday, January 31, 2013

The Rev. Sam Payne will retire on his 80th birthday on Monday, and he and his wife will be honored by the church on Sunday. He will preach at both morning services and will be honored at a reception from 9-10:15 a.m.

The Souper Bowl of Caring food drive will be on Sunday, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 805 West 7th St.. Contributions of non-perishable food and money are needed. Collection barrels will be in Bonner Tower, Key-Andrews Hall and the Narthex. Monetary donations are accepted.


Middle Valley COG Continues "Advent, A Time Of Hope" Series

Middle Valley Church of God, 1703 Thrasher Pike in Hixson,  announces that Pastor Mitch McClure will speak on the topic, "We Actually Do Have Hope, I Dare You To Believe," in the 10:30 a.m. service on Sunday.  This is part of a sermon series titled "Advent, A Time Of Hope."  This sermon series will focus on the advent of the Christ child at Christmas, with the hope ... (click for more)

38th Annual Moravian Love Feast Is Dec. 4

Now in it’s 38th year, First Christian Church, 650 McCallie Ave., will be offering its annual Moravian Love Feast on Sunday as a “Christmas gift to the community.” "Everyone is welcome to attend this special event," officials said. The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. with a performance by the University of Tennessee Knoxville Trombone Choir. The Moravian Love Feast begins at 6 p.m. ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Police Officer Shot 3 Times In East Chattanooga; Later Is Released From Hospital; Manhunt On For Shooter

A Chattanooga Police officer was shot three times on Thursday morning in East Chattanooga. The incident happened shortly after 9 a.m. on Mission Avenue near Glenwood Drive. He was able to drive himself to the hospital and later was treated and released. Chattanooga Police Department Chief Fred Fletcher said the identity of the officer would not be released until the investigation ... (click for more)

CSAS Students Have Long Day At School Due To Concern Shooting Suspect Might Be On Campus

Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences students had a long day at school on Thursday after there was concern that a man who shot a police officer not far away had slipped onto the campus. Amy Katcher of the county schools said, " On Thursday, Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences was evacuated around 3 p.m. as a precaution after a shooting incident in Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Tennessee River Gorge Trust Trail Warriors Make You Want To Take A Hike

Trail warriors of the Tennessee River Gorge Trust make you want to take a hike.  The Tennessee River Gorge Trust staff and volunteers make a huge difference in the Chattanooga community and have been making the outdoor areas around the River Gorge clean and protected for more than 30 years.  They deserve to be recognized and praised for all of the hard work they have ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Bible In Gatlinburg

The day after fire rained and reigned in Gatlinburg, Isaac McCord, 24 and from Tullahoma, was picking up debris at the popular Dollywood attraction. The theme park had minimal damage compared to the hundreds of structure either lost or severely damaged in Sevier County. He picked up a piece of paper that was in a puddle of water, beneath a bench. “It was one of the most surreal ... (click for more)