Regionalism Is Focus Of Tea Party Meeting Thursday

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Gregg Juster, a Chattanooga area businessman who has studied the topics of sustainable development, 16-county regional plan and Thrive 2055 will speak on the "Dangers of Regionalism" at the Chattanooga Tea Party meeting on Thursday.   

The meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Century Club Banquet Hall, 3221 Harrison Pike. 


Chattanooga Airport Advises Passengers Check Flight Status Due To Weather Conditions

"Due to the severe weather in the Northeast, the Chattanooga Airport is recommending that passengers contact their airlines to check the status of their flights before arriving at the airport," said  Albert Waterhouse, s pokesperson for the  Chattanooga Airport.    (click for more)

Save Water, Drink Wine Fundraiser For SEA Is Feb. 7

The Student Environmental Alliance Kids 4 Clean Water is gearing up for its 3rd Annual Save Water, Drink Wine Fundraiser in the greenhouses of The Barn Nursery on Feb. 7. “The Websters are such gracious, fun hosts of this event," said Mary Beth Sutton, executive director.  “We couldn’t do this without them. They are the best.”   Wine and food stations are set up ... (click for more)

Deonta Banks, 23, Shot On Wilcox Boulevard Early Sunday Morning

Deonta Banks, 23, was shot early Sunday morning on Wilcox Boulevard. At approximately  3 a.m.  the Chattanooga Police Department responded to shots fired at 3232 Wilcox Boulevard.  Upon arrival, Chattanooga police located a single victim, Deonta Banks, suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. He  was transported to a local hospital for treatment. ... (click for more)

Man Stabbed In Domestic Dispute On Sunrise Lane Saturday Morning

A man was stabbed Saturday morning on Sunrise Lane.   At approximately  11:41  a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to a reported stabbing at 309 Sunrise Lane.  Officers located a 45-year-old black male suffering from a non-life threatening stab wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital for his injury.   The ... (click for more)

Obama Doesn't Want You To Save For College

Over the past few decades, federal aid for post-secondary education has decreased and transitioned largely from grants to guaranteed student loans.   At the same time, the cost of college has far exceeded the cost of inflation creating a situation in which college has become less affordable and causing students to pile up debt that is at an all-time high.   This debt ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Value-Added Friendship

I need to take you through the back door on this one because it is a story that my friend Sandy Pohfal just sent me from Texas. Sandy happens to know Dr. John C. Dealey, a business-consultant wizard in Dallas whose advisory councils have made folks a lot of money. In turn, Dr. Dealey knows a guy he’ll only refer to as “Raymond.” Of all the guys I just mentioned, you need to focus ... (click for more)