Well again, Bill Knowles has shown what a great elected official he is. He truly is a man who cares about the citizens, unlike many who are elected.
Thank you for your service, Mr. Knowles.
May 22, 2015
Thursday night there was a showing of the HBO Movie "Bessie" at the Tivoli Theatre. "Bessie" was one of our most famous Chattanooga citizens. Great movie and the outfits were amazing. ... (click for more)
It seems good government can raise its head every once in a while, so we must thank our County Commissioners for listening to the voice of the vast majority of the taxpayers, and not buying what ... (click for more)
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Thursday night there was a showing of the HBO Movie "Bessie" at the Tivoli Theatre. "Bessie" was one of our most famous Chattanooga citizens. Great movie and the outfits were amazing. Cars and trucks parked out front were beautiful. Now the problem. I did not see any coverage by our local "news" persons. Will HBO want to premier any other ... (click for more)
It seems good government can raise its head every once in a while, so we must thank our County Commissioners for listening to the voice of the vast majority of the taxpayers, and not buying what Superintendent Rick Smith was selling last Wednesday as he pitched his tax increase. The "it's for the children" ploy didn't work so far this time, so I guess our high-paid superintendent, ... (click for more)
The city is applying for a $1.6 million federal grant that would be a key part of the funding needed to extend a trail by the Tennessee River from Renaissance Park to Moccasin Bend. The city is seeking an Eastern Federal Highway Division grant to go along with $234,260 of city funds. The state portion would be $259,692. Grants from the Lyndhurst and Benwood Foundations ... (click for more)
Flora Tydings is expected to be named the next president to lead Chattanooga State Community College pending approval by the Tennessee Board of Regents at a special called meeting next Wednesday. The board will meet at 9:30 a.m. CDT at the TBR System Office in Nashville. Included on the agenda is TBR Chancellor John Morgan’s recommendation for Dr. Tydings to replace Interim President ... (click for more)
MURFREESBORO – Oh, what a difference a year makes. The GPS Bruisers came through the losers bracket a year ago and beat Baylor twice after losing the first five times they played, but those two were the biggest as it gave the team in blue a state D-II softball championship. The situation was similar a year later, but the results a bit different as the Lady Red Raiders beat ... (click for more)
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – For Ooltewah, more heartbreak followed heartbreak. After a tough loss to Wilson Central on Thursday, the Lady Owls fought furiously with Dickson County in an epic 12-inning marathon Friday before the Lady Cougars’ Keely Buchanan laced a game-winning single up the middle to end the game and Ooltewah's masterful season. Dickson County, which lost ... (click for more)