Sounds Of Destiny Has Black History Celebration Feb. 17

Monday, February 04, 2013

Sounds of Destiny will present Together...We Shall Overcome, their 2013 Black History Celebration, on Sunday, Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. at Metropolitan Tabernacle.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m. 

There will be music selections such as: There’s A Leak In This Old Building, Go Down Moses, Ride On King Jesus and many more.  The featured guests are Metro Music, Dana Sanders and others.

The evening will include music, dance, drama, mime, and poetry. 

Metropolitan Tabernacle is at 2101 West Shepherd Road, Highway 153 and Airport Exit 1A.

 For more information call 598-3538, email info@soundsofdestiny.org or visit www.soundsofdestiny.org


The Joni Harbin Show Comes To The Gem Saturday

The GEM Theatre will present the Joni Harbin Show on Saturday at 7 p.m.  Review for the Joni Harbin Show: Many know Joni as the hysterical mistress of ceremonies from the annual Dancing with the Stars fundraiser or the acclaimed emcee of the annual Pearl Awards.  Others know her as the very capable director of communications for the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce ... (click for more)

Shock Theatre Begins New Season On WDEF Jan. 3

After a holiday break, the cast and crew of Shock Theatre start the season up for 2015 with a look back at the “Best of 2014.” Dr. Shock hosts this first episode of 2015 by presenting highlights from the following episodes of 2014; Episode 5 Dracula’s Great Love, Episode 6 Carnival of Souls, Episode 7 Bloody Pit of Horror, Episode 8 The Brain that Wouldn’t Die, Episode 9 House on ... (click for more)

3 Members Of Family Suffer Minor Injuries In Propane Gas Explosion At House In Hixson

Three members of a family were injured in a propane gas explosion at a house in Hixson on Sunday afternoon. At 2:45 p.m. , neighbors living on Crabtree Road heard a loud explosion.  A 911 call was made by the homeowner reporting a gas explosion at 1714 Crabtree Road. The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responded and arrived reporting heavy smoke. Firefighters ... (click for more)

Police Say Hixson Woman In Body Armor Fires At 2 Vehicles; Points Gun At Motorists, Officer

Police said a woman dressed in body armor was finally taken into custody on Friday afternoon after she fired at two vehicles and pointed her gun at other motorists as well as a police officer. At approximately 3:52 p.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to 1300 Cloverdale Dr. for shots fired. O fficers located two victims who said they were at a stop sign when ... (click for more)

Our Government Is Not Broken

A recent Fox News poll indicated two thirds of Americans think their government is broken. That's not good for America because in reality our form and system of government has generally worked very well. Even recently, our system of government has produced some very good results.   Consider some of the following:  1. Winding down long expensive wars in Afghanistan ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: 5 Lessons Taught In 2014

In mid-December, the geniuses at CNN aired a special about “Extraordinary People.” It showcased five of those who walk among us and what they did that was pretty special in 2014. From that program, writer Brandon Griggs has identified five traits that any of us can use as directional signs when the New Year blooms this Thursday. Brandon writes that, while the five people chosen ... (click for more)