With early voting ending Thursday, only 5,241 have cast ballots thus far.
Election day is next Tuesday for mayor and all nine City Council seats.
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October 6, 2015
Commissioner Peak commended Bradley County Fire-Rescue for its efforts in South Carolina that was flooded by rain from Hurricane Joaquin. Fire-Rescue Chief Troy Maney said a report ... (click for more)
Representative Tom Graves issued the following statement concerning his co-sponsorship of H.Res. 383, a bipartisan congressional resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the sailors and ... (click for more)
Local governments would not lose revenue after repeal of the Hall tax under legislation sponsored by Senator Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown). Senator Kelsey, who continued to assert that the time ... (click for more)
Commissioner Peak commended Bradley County Fire-Rescue for its efforts in South Carolina that was flooded by rain from Hurricane Joaquin. Fire-Rescue Chief Troy Maney said a report he received at 3 p.m. stated the swift water rescue team had rescued 55 people. The first was a 17-year-old “who was clinging to a tree when they got to him. The one after that was a 91-year-old ... (click for more)
Representative Tom Graves issued the following statement concerning his co-sponsorship of H.Res. 383, a bipartisan congressional resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the sailors and marines who were killed or injured in the domestic terrorist attack in Chattanooga, should be awarded the Purple Heart: “Any member of the Armed Forces who is killed or wounded ... (click for more)
The Volkswagen emission scandal proves the point citizen activist, Ms. Helen Burns Sharp, has repeatedly brought to the attention of local government officials. She urged them to "beef up" the PILOT contracts before approving PILOT tax abatements. Any logical person would agree, because it is the only way to recoup a tax loss when unthinkable situations arise. Volkswagen's willful ... (click for more)
Jeffrey Cross is a community activist in the very finest way. He has no idea that I and many others have followed what he has done, and tirelessly I might add, to enhance the St. Elmo neighborhood at the foot of Lookout Mountain. I wish this world had a million Jeffrey Crosses. So when he wrote in protest of my Monday story, “We Want Our City Back,” I was more than eager to read ... (click for more)
CLEVELAND, Tenn. – East Hamilton and Bradley Central had played four times before their District 5-3A volleyball tournament opener on Monday. The two teams split the series. Monday’s match was clearly more important than the previous four, since the winner advanced in the district tourney and the loser went home. The No. 4 seed Lady Hurricanes (21-15) rallied impressively ... (click for more)
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s basketball team is receiving preseason recognition with a No. 22 ranking in the Athlon Sports 2015-16 Preseason Top 25. 2015 Southern Conference and Tennessee Sports Writers’ Association Coach of the Year Jim Foster returns nine players from the 2015 Southern Conference championship team including four starters. Senior ... (click for more)