The Freedoms Foundation had a membership reception on Sunday.
New members include Linda Mines and Sabrena Turner.
Geraldine Charlton is the president.
March 28, 2017
The Partnership for Families, Children and Adults announces the list of local celebrity dancers for the 10th annual Dancing with the Chattanooga Stars presented by First Tennessee Bank. Chattanooga’s ... (click for more)
A Burger and Bake Sale benefiting the Humane Society of Chattanooga will be held Wednesday, April 5, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The event is sponsored by Louisville Tile of Chattanooga ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Trail of Tears Association met in Cleveland to elect officers for the next two years. Officials said the organization is dedicated to preserving, protecting and identifying ... (click for more)
The Partnership for Families, Children and Adults announces the list of local celebrity dancers for the 10th annual Dancing with the Chattanooga Stars presented by First Tennessee Bank. Chattanooga’s dance competition will take place on June 3 at 8 p.m. at the Tivoli Theatre. Each of the eight community leaders will participate in a dance-off to raise money for their chosen Partnership ... (click for more)
A Burger and Bake Sale benefiting the Humane Society of Chattanooga will be held Wednesday, April 5, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The event is sponsored by Louisville Tile of Chattanooga and will be held at 4615 Resource Drive. There will be homemade baked goods, burgers, chips and drinks available for purchase. For more information call 698-1512. (click for more)
The state presented testimony on Monday about a feud between two Bloods gangs that allegedly eventually led to a 16-year-old shooting up a unit at College Hill Courts - killing one woman, injuring another, leaving a child paralyzed and injuring a member of the other Bloods gang. A city police gang expert said the bitter rift between the Athens Park Bloods based on the Southside ... (click for more)
The board of directors for the Walker County Water & Sewerage Authority (WCWSA) has granted approval for the utility to move forward with a base rate increase to address aging infrastructure concerns. Starting this summer, WCWSA will begin replacing older galvanized pipe. These older water mains will be upgraded from two-inch galvanized pipe to six-inch high-pressure ... (click for more)
Back in the seventies my three oldest brothers had a buddy named Steve Slack. “Slack” was a star soccer player at Baylor and he grew up on Lookout Mountain, which is where I grew up. He and Jimmy, Henry and Bill went to the University of Virginia where they were roommates in an old, beat up house that was painted pink. Naturally, the place became known as the “Pink Palace” but lest ... (click for more)
One of my most beloved friends died early Saturday morning at the age of 67. Then again, West Oehmig’s only brother – King – died a couple of years ago at 63 so it wasn’t by happenstance I remembered Abraham Lincoln’s famous line: “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count, it’s the life in your years.” Here are two brothers who lived larger than any other pair I can ... (click for more)