Diane Stocker To Speak Sunday At Second Presbyterian

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Diane Stocker will speak Sunday at the 11 o'clock  worship service at Second Presbyterian Church, 700 Pine St.  

Her topic will be "The Forgotten One in the Creche," with text from Matthew 2:13-23.


Bayside Baptist Church Hosts Men's Night Out On Aug. 14

Bayside Baptist Church in Harrison will host a Men’s Night Out on  Friday, Aug. 14  with Johnny Hunt and Tommy Bowden.    Dinner begins at  5 p.m.  and the main event starts at  6:45 p.m . Tickets are $15 and can be purchased in the office or music suite at Bayside Baptist.   For more information, call  423 344-8327 . (click for more)

B. Eric Rieger Appointed To Jones Memorial UMC

B. Eric Rieger, was appointed to Jones Memorial UMC at the Holston Annual Conference, 2015.  He grew up in North Knox County and graduated from Powell High School. He attended East Tennessee State University; upon graduation, he immediately began seminary at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Bannockburn/Deerfield, Illinois (a far-north suburb of Chicago). Afterwards, he ... (click for more)

Healy Says Bass Pro Shop At East Ridge To Get Underway Next Month, New Hotel, Restaurants Planned Nearby; Sewers Are An Issue

Commercial realtor John Healy said Thursday that construction is set to start next month on the Bass Pro Shop at Exit 1 in East Ridge. He said it is due to open next May. Mr. Healy also said Wolftever Development that is carrying out the project has also bought additional land near the Bass Pro Shop site at the entrance to Camp Jordan Park. He said one purchase is America's Best ... (click for more)

Work Set To Start In October On $28 Million Retail, Office, Apartment Development At The 700 Block of Market Street

An Atlanta developer said work will start in October on a $28 million retail, office and apartment complex in the long-vacant middle of the 700 block of Market Street. Boyd Simpson of the Simpson Company said the project was made possible because his firm also owns the adjacent SunTrust Tower and can use some of its excess parking for occupants of the new building. He said ... (click for more)

Police Need To Stop The Road Cowboys - And Response (2)

Where is our highway patrol?  If they were known to regularly patrol our interstate highways through our city I don't think it would take long before the "truckers" were aware of it.  There are places in our country where this is the case.   When I have traveled Interstates 24 and 75 I may see the occasional car pulled over but rarely if ever is it an 18-wheeler. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Never Disturb The Dead

I’ve got too many things in my life that scare me so I’ve always been real leery of “unnecessary fear.” A guy named Terry wanted to teach me how to catch a live rattlesnake one time but had a tough time telling me what exactly to do with the angry serpent when the time came to let it go. I have the same view of these paranormal societies where otherwise sane people go around looking ... (click for more)