Matthew's Place To Have Ribbon Cutting And Open House On Thursday

Monday, December 16, 2013

The Chattanooga Community Kitchen will be launching its permanent housing program at Matthew’s Place, its newly-remodeled houses on Museum Street.  

A ribbon cutting and open house will take place at 2 p.m. on Thursday, at 2004 Museum Street, Chattanooga.


Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise Celebrates NeighborWorks Week

Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise (CNE) will provide free credit and mortgage assessments for prospective homebuyers during a weeklong celebration nationally recognized as NeighborWorks Week. During NeighborWorks Week, which takes place June 3 through 10, CNE and other NeighborWorks America affiliates across the country will mobilize tens of thousands of residents, business ... (click for more)

Carolyn Limerick Joins Re/Max Renaissance Realtors As New Sales Associate

Re/Max Renaissance Realtors announced that realtor Carolyn Limerick has joined the growing real estate franchise. She brings to the office over 12 years of residential real estate experience.   She will be joining the team of professionals, working at the Northshore office located at 201 Cherokee Blvd., Suite 101.   “I’m eager to be part of the most productive ... (click for more)

Man Found With Home-Made Explosive Device Near Businesses In Hixson

A man was found with a home-made explosive device outside businesses in Hixson late Tuesday night.   A business was evacuated and portions of Highway 153 and Hamill Road were cordoned off while the device was taken away.   Joshua Redden, 34, was charged with possession of a prohibited weapon, public intoxication, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession ... (click for more)

Man Shot In Home Invasion Early Wednesday Morning

A man was shot in a home invasion early Wednesday morning.   Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot on the 6000 block of Arlena Circle at 4:40 a.m. Upon arrival, police located the victim, Edward Greatheart, 41,  who was suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.   Mr. Greatheart was treated on the scene and transported to a local hospital ... (click for more)

Life For Our Ancestors In 1890

May 26-27 is the 1890’s Day Jamboree in Ringgold. I encourage any reader to attend and enjoy that wonderful community. I love having grown up in Northwest Georgia and celebrating our veterans, including both of my grandfathers who served in WWII.  But I also want to describe how the 1890’s were for my ancestors, living here in a singularly turbulent time. Based on, among ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Governor Haslam, Please!

AN OPEN LETTER TO GOV. BILL HASLAM … Greetings to you, my friend. You know with one more year on the course we have sailed during your two terms as the leader of our state you will go down as one of the greatest governors we have ever had. It stands to reason you eye Lamar Alexander’s Senate seat, but whatever you do it will be hard to replicate your service to Tennessee and ... (click for more)