The Mission Oaks Community Annual Candle Lighting will be held on Monday, Dec. 16, from 6-9 p.m.
If it rains, it will be held the next night on Dec. 17, at the same time.
Mission Oaks Community is in East Ridge, off Greenslake Road at Patton Drive.
January 27, 2015
The Dalton Police Department opened Tuesday morning’s meeting of the Dalton Public Safety Commission with the introduction of a new officer. Dexter Kapur was introduced to the commission and ... (click for more)
Three Hamilton County legislators were awarded the Legislator of the Year awards for 2014 by TN911, an association of Emergency Communications Districts across Tennessee. The 2014 President John ... (click for more)
The 1100 O’Grady Drive at Zena Drive will be closed beginning Tuesday at 9 a.m. , for a storm drain replacement. This will be a full closure, scheduled to reopen over the weekend, but ... (click for more)
The Dalton Police Department opened Tuesday morning’s meeting of the Dalton Public Safety Commission with the introduction of a new officer. Dexter Kapur was introduced to the commission and he was confirmed by a unanimous 4-0 vote (commission member Keith Whitworth was not in attendance). Officer Kapur graduated from the Georgia Public Safety Training Center Police Academy ... (click for more)
Three Hamilton County legislators were awarded the Legislator of the Year awards for 2014 by TN911, an association of Emergency Communications Districts across Tennessee. The 2014 President John Stuermer presented the awards on behalf of TN911 to Senator Bo Watson, Senator Todd Gardenhire and Representative Gerald McCormick. Mr. Stuermer said, “It is my distinct honor, ... (click for more)
The Chattanooga Housing Authority closed its Housing Choice Voucher Program application process Monday at 11:59 p.m. A total of 6,533 people applied. CHA will randomly select 1,000 of those names on Monday, Feb. 2, for the voucher program waiting list. Anyone who is not selected will need to apply again in the future. The Housing Choice Voucher program is ... (click for more)
The Bradley County Commission agreed during a Monday evening work session that they will have to look into the issue of many county firefighters leaving for better paying jobs elsewhere. The discussion comes after the city's recently announced plan to possibly create their own separate ambulance service. In surrounding areas, firefighters can make as much as ... (click for more)
Having been on several of Dr. Daryl Black's walking tours, I can say that they weren't just informative, but a treat. The downtown, Fort Wood and Ninth Street of yesteryear were brought dramatically to life. We stood on the ground where Sherman had his headquarters (near the Ice Cream Show) and the corner where Bessie Smith sang as a young girl. And we also stood beneath the ... (click for more)
Not since Hurricane Katrina has New Orleans had a bigger problem. When over a million visitors flood the city for the annual Mardi Gras bash over the next three weeks, there will be signs all around town and into the French Quarter that blare, “CAUTION: Walk In Large Groups. We (heart symbol) love NOPD. We Just Need More Of Them.” In other words, it appears things are quite unsettled ... (click for more)