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.
June 30, 2015
June 29, 2015
All vehicle emissions testing centers in Hamilton County (Chattanooga) will close on Friday and Saturday in celebration of Independence Day. Austin Road and Eastgate Loop locations ... (click for more)
Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Read 20, will present a Great American Campout Celebration Mini Camp and Family Camp Out July 8-10 at Chester Frost Park. ... (click for more)
As part of the 2009 SPLOST Renovations and Additions Project to the Courthouse and Justice Building, the LaFayette Street entrance to the Justice Building is being replaced with a larger more ... (click for more)
All vehicle emissions testing centers in Hamilton County will close on Friday and Saturday in celebration of Independence Day. Austin Road and Eastgate Loop locations will resume testing on Tuesday, and Riverfront Parkway and Bonnyshire Drive locations will resume testing on Monday. Normal hours of operation are listed below. “Planning ... (click for more)
Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Read 20, will present a Great American Campout Celebration Mini Camp and Family Camp Out July 8-10 at Chester Frost Park. Daily minicamp is for campers and their parents or guardians ages 5-10. There are two sessions: ages 5-7 (with parent of guardian present) is 10 a.m.-noon and ages 8 -10 is 2-4 ... (click for more)
Circuit Court Clerk Larry Henry said his office has been hit by another scam. He said a number of county residents are getting calls saying it is from a collection agency and they owe money through his General Sesssions Court civil division. Circuit Court Clerk Henry said, "These people are saying that if you do not pay up, you will be prosecuted and the sheriff will come ... (click for more)
An Athens,Tn., physician, his wife and college-age daughter died Sunday evening in the crash of a small plane that struck a house 30 miles southwest of Boston on Sunday evening. The victims were Dr. Joseph Rick Kalister, the emergency room director at Starr Regional Medical Center's Athens campus, wife, Betty, and their daughter. The doctor and his wife were en route for a ... (click for more)
Two-thirds of the Hamilton County Commission owe us an explanation as to why they feel it appropriate to take $900,000 of our money out of savings to spend on whatever suits their fancy, oversight be darned. Those six commissioners are: Randy Fairbanks (D-1), Jim Fields (D-2), Warren Mackey (D-4), Sabrena Turner-Smedley (D-7), Tim Boyd (D-8), and Chester Bankston (D-9). ... (click for more)
Peter Whibberley, known globally as “The Time Lord,” will freely tell anyone, “There are consequences of tinkering with time,” but tinker we must because the world – planet Earth -- is spinning slower. So tonight at 7:59:60 p.m. EDT, the Senior Research Scientist at Britain’s National Physical Laboratory will add an extra second to the hour – and our day -- before it becomes 8:00 ... (click for more)