Big Ridge Road will be closed next week on Monday and Tuesday, from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. each day, for a repaving project.
Detours will be posted using Fairview Road, Hamill Road, Cassandra Smith Road, and Hixson Pike as alternate routes.
January 29, 2015
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: South Crest Road Bridge repair project over I-24 (between MM 182.3 – 182.4) and East Main Street (Mid-State Construction ... (click for more)
Sequatchie County Fair was named Champion of Champions for 2014 when Tennessee Department of Agriculture Commissioner Julius Johnson presented awards to the state’s top county, regional ... (click for more)
The children at Signal Centers, 109 North Germantown Road, are again using a highly scientific method in predicting who will win the Super Bowl. The 9th annual Super Bowl tailgating party ... (click for more)
Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: South Crest Road Bridge repair project over I-24 (between MM 182.3 – 182.4) and East Main Street (Mid-State Construction Co, Inc. ): The contractor has closed the South Crest Road Bridge over I-24 and East Main Street in Chattanooga as a major repair project gets underway. During the project, the ... (click for more)
Sequatchie County Fair was named Champion of Champions for 2014 when Tennessee Department of Agriculture Commissioner Julius Johnson presented awards to the state’s top county, regional and state agricultural fairs. The Sequatchie County Fair was also among the 53 fairs recognized by the TDA and Tennessee Association of Fairs President Debbie Bradshaw-Hart ... (click for more)
A female student stabbed a male student twice at Lookout Valley Middle High School on Thursday morning. Sheriff Jim Hammond the students are seventh graders. He said the boy was taken by ambulance and went into surgery after the mid-morning stabbing. He said the boy received a superficial wound to the neck and a more serious wound to the stomach. However, ... (click for more)
Chattanooga Police Chief Fred Fletcher has given a maximum punishment to an officer who fired four shots toward a vehicle after he said the driver backed into his vehicle with him standing behind it. Chief Fletcher sustained a finding of “improper use of force – discharge of firearm.” He suspended Officer Alex Olson for 30 days without pay – the maximum suspension allowed ... (click for more)
Shelley Andrews was one of the kindest, most thoughtful and most effective laborers in our community. Her work with the Friends of Moccasin Bend was exemplary. She listened, she learned and she led with dignity and class. Her brave battle with ovarian cancer was a testament to her positive spirit and commitment to her work on behalf of the people of this region. ... (click for more)
Back in October of 2013 a Facebook page called “OAF Nation” was created to “boost the morale” of the heroes who make up our nation’s military.” It was tongue-in-cheek satire, putting funny captions on every-day pictures that showed members of the Army, Navy, Marines and Coast Guard as they defended our country. Our fighting men and women loved it. It quickly went viral and today ... (click for more)