Chattanooga Singers Invited To Participate In McCallie Choral Union

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Dr. Lew Cisto, Director of Music at McCallie School, is inviting all interested singers in the Chattanooga area to participate in the McCallie Choral Union. The performance of “The Seven Last Words of Christ” by T. Dubois will be Sunday, March 17 at 6 p.m., and rehearsals will be every Monday from 6:30-8 p.m. beginning January 14.


Erlanger Chattanooga Marathon Kicks Off With Free Friday Concert March 3

The 2017 Erlanger Chattanooga Marathon presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee will be held Friday, March 3, through Sunday, March 5. The 26.2 mile course provides a great experience for the first-time or experienced marathon runner by providing a safe course with plenty of well stocked aid stations, spectator support, and a finish line experience with live music, food trucks, ... (click for more)

The Ringgold Playhouse Presents Southern Fried Funeral Beginning Thursday

The Ringgold Playhouse will kickoff its 2017 Season Thursday with a six-performance production of the southern comedy Southern Fried Funeral.  After ending 2016 with the classic drama Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, TRP is changing its course back to comedy to open the new year, and hopes to bring a lot of laughs to the community over the next two weekends.  "It's a really ... (click for more)

Inmate Dies At County Workhouse On Wednesday Night; Investigation Underway

An inmate died at the county workhouse at Silverdale on Wednesday night, and an investigation is underway.   Hamilton County Sheriff's deputies/CID were called to investigate the death of an inmate at CoreCivic (formerly CCA).  The inmate was transported to a local hospital and was pronounced deceased at that time.     The identity of the ... (click for more)

Walker County Will Not Seek Land For Durham Railroad Trail From Couple Who Sought To Block It

Walker County, Ga., under a new administration, will not seek to condemn land from a couple along a proposed public trail on the old Chickamauga to Durham Railroad. Former County Attorney Don Oliver, who supported the trail idea, in the waning days of the Bebe Heiskell administration went to court to condemn property in the name of Stanley Lowe and Jill Wyse at the community ... (click for more)

Getting The Message

Our school age youth have inspired me with their responses during “Q and A” sessions after my readings as a volunteer during African American History Celebrations and Read across America Celebration, too.  Before this school year, I read to classes at Orchard Knob Elementary School and at Rivermont Elementary School, here in Hamilton County.   Their answers to factual ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Ed Chief ‘Embarrassed’

At the start of the school year in September, Tennessee’s Commissioner of Education Dr. Candice McQueen held an “educational summit” with state legislators from embattled Hamilton County. The entire “summit” took a prescribed 90 minutes and was such a dog-and-pony show her strongest statement was, "Create your plan around the right vision, have some metrics and align to the right ... (click for more)