UTC’s Delta Zetas Hosts Tailgate Benefiting Speech And Hearing Center

Friday, October 25, 2013

The Delta Zeta sorority at UTC will host a special BBQ tailgate to benefit local non-profit, The Speech and Hearing Center on Saturday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

The event will be held at First Tennessee Pavilion. 

Tickets for the tailgate are $10 for adults and $8 for children, and will include food, drinks and fun before the Mocs take on Citadel.  Tickets are available for pre-sale at The Speech and Hearing Center, or by contacting Michelle Brooks at michellebrooksdz@gmail.

com.  Walk-up tickets will also be available for purchase on day of event.



The DAR And SAR Host Flag Day At Brainerd Missions Cemetery

The Chattanooga Regents’ Council of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the John Sevier Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution are hosting the Brainerd Mission Cemetery annual flag raising ceremony on Wednesday, June 13.  This year’s guest speaker is Melissa Alley Woody. Ms. Woody, for the past 18 years, has served as vice president for Tourism Development ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Festival Of Black Arts And Ideas Debuts June 14-19

With a commitment to celebrating the contributions of artists of African descent, the inaugural Chattanooga Festival of Black Arts and Ideas will premiere with a slate of work showcasing the disciplines of music, dance, theatre, visual arts, film and literature during a week-long celebration June 14-19 at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre, Coolidge Park, and other locations around ... (click for more)

Man And Woman Killed In Sunday Morning Murder/Suicide At Hixson Gas Station

A man and a woman were killed in a Sunday morning murder/homicide at a gas station in Hixson. The shooting was shortly after 10 a.m. at a Shell station at Hixson Pike and Brookaire.  Upon arrival, police located Kimberly Phillips, 48, lying in the parking lot from an apparent gunshot wound.  Also in the same parking lot, officers located Frederick Tragresser, 47, ... (click for more)

$2,060,705 Tennessee Cash Jackpot Won In South Pittsburg Friday Night

A Tennessee Cash player in South Pittsburg won a near-record jackpot of $2,060,705 on  Friday  night. A Knoxville Powerball player won $50,000  Saturday  night by matching four of the five white numbers drawn plus the red Powerball. No information is available about the winners until the prizes are claimed. The  $315.3 million ... (click for more)

Liberal Conspiracy Afoot

According to Roy Exum’s Sunday column, there are now upwards of six or seven Democrats in Hamilton County, and all of them have secretly maneuvered their way onto the boards of a couple of dozen local organizations. Unlike Republicans, some of them serve on multiple boards and some of them serve with one another on the same boards. This is outrageous. We all know that boards and ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Words For The Ages

I was probably one of few people in the entire world who didn’t get caught up in the Royal Marriage of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry this weekend. I got over having any semblance of ‘pomp and circumstance’ a long time ago and, as a rule, studiously avoid those apt to ‘put on airs and graces.’ By ignoring the magnificent occasion, I made a big mistake and today it is with delight ... (click for more)