Walgreens Partners With Children’s Hospital In Holiday Ornament Sale

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Participating Walgreen stores are partnering with T.C. Thompson Children’s Hospital at Erlanger by selling the Season of Miracles ornament and raising money for children who receive medical care at the hospital.  

“We are so pleased Walgreens is working with us to advance the healing mission of Children’s Hospital Foundation,” said Julie Taylor, Erlanger Foundations chief development officer. “Our goal is to create a kid-friendly atmosphere for children and their families by renovating our patient rooms, providing activities for the children during their stay and to purchase equipment dedicated to the medical care of children.” 

By purchasing the hospital’s official ornament, customers will be helping to make miracles happen for even the littlest patients at Erlanger, officials said.

The Season of Miracles ornament can be purchased for $10 at participating Walgreen stores now through December 31.  For more information, call Laurie Millener at 423-778-7373 or email Laurie.Millener@erlanger.org. 

Here is a list of local and regional Walgreen stores participating in this year’s ornament sale. 

2289 Gunbarrel Road

Chattanooga, TN  37421

 

5478 Highway 153

Hixson, TN  37343

 

5301 Ringgold Road

East Ridge, TN  37412

 

3605 Brainerd Road

Chattanooga, TN  37411

 

4039 Dayton Blvd.

Red Bank, TN  37415

 

4542 Highway 58

Chattanooga, TN  37416

 

35 25th Street NW

Cleveland, TN  37311

 

1302 S Congress Pkwy

Athens, TN  37303

 

1247 W. Walnut Ave.

Dalton, GA  30720

 

3550 Broad Street

Chattanooga, TN 37409

 

3508 Ringgold Rd.

East Ridge, TN  37412

 

8714 East Brainerd Rd.

Chattanooga, TN  37421

 

4800 Rossville Blvd

Chattanooga, TN  37407

 

2397 McGrady Dr.

Cleveland, TN  37311

 

1228 Battlefield Pkwy

Ft. Oglethorpe, GA  30742

 

110 N. Market St.

Chattanooga, TN  37405

 

5075 Alabama Hwy

Ringgold, GA  30736

 

121 Harrison Ln.

Soddy Daisy, TN  37379

 

1101 N. 3rd Ave.

Chatsworth, GA  30705

 

9307 Lee Hwy

Ooltewah, TN  37363

 

7971 Rhea County Hwy

Dayton, TN  37321

 

14857 Rankin Ave.

Dunlap, TN   37327

 

2900 Paul Huff Pkwy

Cleveland, TN  37312

 

2225 E. Walnut Ave

Dalton, GA  30721

 

4420 Ocoee St N

Cleveland, Tn  37312

 

3625 Battlefield Pkwy

Ft. Oglethorpe, GA  30742

Local GI Doctors Participate In Colonoscopy Performance Study

The gastroenterology specialty physicians of Galen Medical Group hosted visiting physician, Dr. Michael Wallace, professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Fla.  Dr. Wallace updated the Galen GI physicians on their baseline performance in identifying and removing precancerous colon polyps, a quality criteria these doctors have been studying for years.    ... (click for more)

Williams Accepted Into Chattanooga's Women's Leadership Institute

Chattanooga’s Women’s Leadership Institute announced their 2014 mentees and includes Joyce Ann Williams, senior tax accountant for Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC, Top 50 Accounting Firm. Ms. Williams, received her B.S. degree in Accounting and her Masters of Accountancy from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.  Prior to joining LBMC, she worked as a ... (click for more)

General Motors To Invest $185 Million In Engine Plant, Build New Cadillac SRX In Spring Hill

  General Motors will invest $185 million to make small gas engines at its Spring Hill manufacturing complex, officials said Wednesday.  GM also identified the next-generation Cadillac SRX as a future mid-size vehicle to be produced at Spring Hill. “We want to congratulate GM on this important investment in its future in Spring Hill and Middle Tennessee,” Governor ... (click for more)

Reception Honors County's 2nd-Longest Serving Employee

General Sessions Court Judge Clarence Shattuck, at a County Courthouse reception, asked anyone who was working at the courthouse in 1966 to raise their hand. Only Circuit Court Clerk Paula Thompson was able to do so. Judge Shattuck said he believes only Edna Camp of the Criminal Court clerk's office, has been at the courthouse longer. Ms. Thompson did not seek re-election, ... (click for more)

Vote No On Health Insurance Changes Affecting County Teachers

Our Hamilton County School Board will vote on insurance changes effecting both active employees and retirees, who are not on Medicare at this time.  HCEA strongly objects to changes being made at this time and urges a “No” vote.  Insurance had been frozen three years by negotiations.  Since the Educators Professional Negotiations Act was nullified by the 2011 Legislature, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Al Sharpton’s Wise Remarks

I’ll admit I paid little more than scant attention to the Monday funeral of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old who was shot and killed by police bullets in Ferguson, Mo., after he allegedly was involved in strong-armed robbery. There are too many tawdry details and, in my way of thinking, there is nothing under God’s sun, absolutely nothing, that gives others the right to riot, burn ... (click for more)