A meet and greet with Joe Manuel, candidate for chancellor for Hamilton County, will be held on Thursday, Nov. 14.
The event will be held at the North River Civic Center from 5-7 p.m.
Refreshments and light hors d'oeuvres will be served.
July 7, 2015
Grandfather Mountain has unveiled a new attraction at the Linville park: the Mile High Growth Chart. The Growth Chart, located on the third floor of the Top Shop Visitor Center, allows guests ... (click for more)
There will be a memorial service for Lelian E. (Lee) Reece, formerly of Harrison, Tn., at the National Cemetery on Monday, July 20 at 2 p.m. Any veterans are welcome, as are friends and family. (click for more)
Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Safe Journey personnel will be conducting a child safety seat check at the Chuck E. Cheese, 22 Northgate Park in Hixson, Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. ... (click for more)
Grandfather Mountain has unveiled a new attraction at the Linville park: the Mile High Growth Chart. The Growth Chart, located on the third floor of the Top Shop Visitor Center, allows guests to measure their height compared to Mildred the Bear on a platform that’s exactly one mile above the sea in elevation. Guests who visit annually can watch their kids “grow” over the years ... (click for more)
A potential non-discrimination ordinance for same-sex city employees continued as a point of contention in city council on Tuesday as some called for further definitions about “gender expression and identity,” and posed questions about how the ordinance may limit the freedom of religious residents or affect individual privacy in public restrooms. The ordinance, which would ... (click for more)
Hamilton County Medical Examiner Dr. James Metcalfe testified Tuesday that he had changed his findings in the death of a teen's foetus after she said she was beaten by her boyfriend. Dr. Metcalfe first listed the death of "Promise Jones" as a homicide due to blunt force injury. He said he later determined that it could have been as the result of another cause - placental ... (click for more)
A new report indicates why Chattanooga and Hamilton County officials do not need to extend PILOTs to apartment complex developers. Demand is high, therefore developers will continue to build to meet the demand without PILOTs. What is truly needed in the Chattanooga metroplex is low-income affordable housing. “Homeownership Drops to Lowest Level in Decades” ... (click for more)
When President Barack Obama responded to the tragic killing of nine people who were worshiping at their beloved Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C., last month, he immediately blamed the gun, saying, “We don't have all the facts, but we do know that once again, innocent people were killed in part because someone who wanted to inflict harm had no trouble getting their hand on ... (click for more)