Boys Region Basketball Semifinal Scores

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Region 3AAA

Ooltewah 69 Walker Valley 57

Bradley 63 Cleveland 55

Region 3AA

McMinn Central  55 Brainerd 47

Howard 52 Central 41

Region 3A

Boyd-Buchanan  56 CSAS 54

Grace 53 Silverdale 44


Lookouts Open Homestand With 2-0 Shutout Over Montgomery

Edgar Corcino hit a two-run single in the sixth inning to give the Chattanooga Lookouts a 2-0 win over the Montgomery Biscuits on Wednesday. The Biscuits were held off the scoreboard for the first time this season, while the Lookouts' staff recorded their fifth shutout of the year. Chattanooga starter Fernando Romero (3-5) picked up the win after allowing just three hits over ... (click for more)

McCallie Wins In State Soccer Semifinals

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- McCallie senior Noah Cingilli couldn’t have picked a much better time to score his first goal of the season.   After his team had dominated much of the first half of Wednesday's Division II Class AA state semifinal match against Christian Brothers but without a goal to show for it, Cingilli came through with what proved to be the game-winner. ... (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: My Life With 007

I was 13 when the first of 24 James Bond movies came out and, at a time when my sap was just beginning to rise, I will never forget Ursula Andress stepping out of the sea wearing that white bikini. Our hero walks over to the dripping Honey Ryder – that was her name in “Dr. No” – and she says in the Swiss accent, “Are you looking for shells too?” And the first classic reply of thousands ... (click for more)