Tyner, Grace, Silverdale, East Ridge, Cleveland, Polk, Marion, Rhea, E. Hamilton Take Wins; Baylor, McCallie Lose

Friday, October 11, 2013

Oakland 31 Baylor 7 

Tyner 49 Howard 7

Grace 61 Sale Creek 7

Rhea County 56 Soddy Daisy 20

Cleveland 21, Bradley Central 20

East Ridge 20 Red Bank 6 

East Hamilton 24 McMinn County 12

Silverdale 55 Chattanooga Christian 13

Brentwood Academy 39 McCallie 16

South Pittsburg 47 Boyd-Buchanan 19 

Polk County 12 Notre Dame 10

Marion County 34 Copper Basin 6

Whitwell 50 Clay County 7

Stone Memorial 31 Sequatchie County 38

Knoxville Carter 47 McMinn Central 22

Brainerd 28 Central 26


PHOTOS: Tyner Upends Notre Dame, 27-21, In Overtime

East Ridge Rallies to Edge Brainerd, 21-14

" I would rather be ugly and 2-0 than pretty and 1-1 ... our defense played outstanding and we played our guts out at the end." East Ridge coach Tracy Malone after the Pioneers rallied to defeat Brainerd   It's the type of comeback win a senior quarterback talks about with friends and teammates for years.  Friday night on the road, down seven late in the ... (click for more)

City, County To Spend Up To $300,000 To Improve Moccasin Bend Police Firing Range

The city and county will spend up to $300,000 to upgrade the police firing range at Moccasin Bend. The city and county earlier had made plans for an indoor firing range on E. 11th Street that would have cost over $3 million, but the plug was later pulled on that idea. Officials said a new portable building will be transported to the Moccasin Bend site. The project also ... (click for more)

Hutcheson Medical Center Takes New Cost-Cutting Measures

Hutcheson Medical Center has announced new cost-cutting measures as it tries to stop ongoing losses. A trustee has asked that the Fort Oglethorpe hospital's bankruptcy process be dissolved, saying it has accumulated over $5 million in debt during the 10 months it has been in bankruptcy. The board of directors for Hutcheson Medical Center voted Wednesday evening to suspend ... (click for more)

Vote To Save Graduate Medical Education Funding

As a resident physician at UT College of Medicine Chattanooga, I know first-hand the impact Medicare financing for Graduate Medical Education has on physician education and access to care for patients in our community and communities all over the country.  GME funding provides medical school graduates the opportunity to complete the required years of clinical residency training ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘Black Lives Matter’ To Me

Between the time a 14-year-old boy was shot four times late Sunday afternoon on 7 th Street and a 20-year-old reputed gang member was killed Tuesday night on Willow Street, there appeared in my morning reading an article on “Black Lives Matter.” I read it because I mourn over what the black community continues to struggle with in both our city and our country. It is an article, ... (click for more)