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


CCS Ends Season At 25-4 After Loss To Upperman, 64-46

Chattanooga Christian led at the end of the first quarter and the half, but wound up losing 64-46 to Upperman High School in regional quarterfinals on Saturday night. CCS led 13-11 at the quarter and went into the intermission up 31-25. Upperman was ahead 41-39 by the close of the third quarter and had a fourth quarter surge to win going away. The Bees' big second half ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: McCallie Knocks Off Pope John Paul II, 67-48

Signal School Study Says Under Own School System Much More Could Go To The Classroom; Lennon Says Getting Land, Buildings A Major Issue

A panel studying a new school system operated by Signal Mountain concluded that much more money could go directly into the classroom, helping students further increase their potential.   However, County School Board member Kathy Lennon said how the town would be able to acquire the land and buildings is a major issue.   A group of Signal Mountain residents ... (click for more)

Man, 39, Shot Late Friday Night In The Vicinity Of North Chamberlain Avenue

Police said a 39-year-old man was shot late Friday night in the vicinity of North Chamberlain Avenue.   He was identified as Ruben Williams Sr.   Officers with the Chattanooga Police Department were informed just before midnight that a shooting victim arrived at a local hospital via personal vehicle.   Officers made contact with the victim who advised ... (click for more)

CVB Should Share Financials With The Home Folks

The recent debate over the Convention and Visitor's Bureau's funding and budget has gotten ugly. A Hamilton County commissioner has asked questions and made comments about the CVB. The director of the CVB has organized a campaign to dismiss the commissioner's questions and comments. The children on the playground are choosing sides and nothing useful seems to be happening. It's ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Trump's Latest Delight

I was quite amused this week when Donald Trump’s administration “locked out” several news organizations from the daily press briefings at the White House. The reason I loved it because in the 50 years I have spent in the news business, I have been locked out of press conferences, too. To be truthful, I am a longtime veteran of a bunch of “you versus me” squabbles and, if I do say, ... (click for more)