Walker County Chamber Calendar Of Events

Monday, January 7, 2013

Here is the upcoming Walker County Chamber calendar of events:

Jan. 8: Adult Leadership Walker County 

Jan. 10: Executive Board Meeting 

Jan. 16: Jason Long-State Farm Ribbon 

Jan. 18: Chamber Annual Dinner

Feb. 6: Ambassadors Meeting 

Feb. 7: Lunch & Learn 



New Family-Friendly Escape Room Opens At Quest2Escape

The creators of the Quest2Escape attraction have announced the grand opening of a new Christmas-themed physical adventure game called “Saving Christmas”, providing a new interactive and immersive holiday activity for the family or a group of people.  Escape rooms are reminiscent of the action in video games in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, ... (click for more)

Compañía Networking Luncheon Is Dec. 4

The Compañía Networking Luncheon will be held on Monday, Dec. 4, noon at the 5th Floor of The Edney Innovation Center.  Participants will gather together to eat traditional Latino holiday cuisine and spend time in conversation.  Organizers have plans to take Cõ. to a new level and increase the value of membership. They will also share news ... (click for more)

Former Executive Assistant To Pilot Sales Director Recalls Being Interviewed By FBI While Nursing Her Baby On The Front Porch

The executive assistant to the vice president of sales at Pilot Flying J told a Chattanooga jury on Monday that she never expected to be interviewed by the FBI on the front porch of her Knoxville home, nursing a one-month-old and with her other two young children running around in the yard. Katy Bibee, who worked directly for an expected star witness for the prosecution, said ... (click for more)

Tony Williams, 26, Shot On Dodson Avenue Late Sunday Night

Tony Williams, 26, was shot late Sunday night on Dodson Avenue. Chattanooga Police responded at 11:50 p.m.,  to the 900 block of Dodson Avenue on a shooting.   Upon arrival, police located the victim who was suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. HCEMS responded and transported the victim to a nearby hospital. The victim advised police that the ... (click for more)

Pollution For Profit?

Why should Chattanooga allow special interests to boost sediment pollution in our South Chickamauga Creek? To pad their profit margin and pass that cost on to city taxpayers? If your city council votes to reduce the storm water regulations – that is the result we can expect. Special interest homebuilders profit, but citizens pay.  More sediment pollution and paid for with ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Two From Sandy

Down through the years I have delighted in sharing stories that come from my friend Sandy Pohfal in Texas. Seeing how Thanksgiving is almost here – day after tomorrow – I figure it’s about time to slow down and let warmth of this week prepare us to give thanks for both the good and bad – without the bad things we wouldn’t recognize the real blessings. The first story I am going ... (click for more)