Inner City Children's Program At 1st Centenary United Methodist

Thursday, April 18, 2013

The Inner City children and their parents will be guests for Prime Time on Wednesday, at First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 410 McCallie Ave. The children will put on the presentation, which will include a flag ceremony by the Boy Scout troop, a performance by the dance and baton troupe and readings by the children about volunteers who have made a difference in their lives. Dinner by reservation is at 5:15 p.m. and the performance at 6:30 p.m.

The Flo Summitt Theatre will present "The Cemetery Club" on April 26, 27, May 2, 3, 4 and 5. Shows will begin at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Call 756-2428 to make reservations. Cost is $10, $8 for seniors and $5 for students.

A Singles Conference will be Friday and Saturday, April 26-27 in the Oak Street Center. Meetings will be 6 to 9 p.m on Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m on Saturday. The free event will include dinner Friday and pastries and lunch Saturday. To register, contact Barbara Berwanger at or 756-2021.

Dr. David Harr will speak at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. sanctuary services on Sunday, on "Kingdom Authority," with text from Mark 2:1-12. The Rev. Brian Davis will speak at the Vine services at 9:30 and 10:45 a.m. on "Large and In Charge," with text from Revelation 4 and 5.

March Events At Second Presbyterian

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Hobby Lobby Co-Owners To Speak At Scenic City Women's Network Praise Breakfast April 18

Scenic City Women's Network will present their 14th annual Praise Breakfast on Wednesday, April 18 from 7-9 a.m. at the Chattanooga Convention Center. Doors open at 6:30 a.m.  Tickets are $30 and can be purchase here .   "Keynote speakers, Jackie Green and Lauren Green McAfee, co-owners of Hobby Lobby, will share the incredible, unexpected business journey that ... (click for more)

North Carolina Corporation Resubmits Rezoning Request For 38,000-Square-Foot Grocery Store On Signal

Undeterred by the standing-room-only crowds who turned out last year to oppose its proposal to build a 38,000-square-foot supermarket directly across Taft Highway from Signal’s longtime hometown grocery, a North Carolina-based corporation has resubmitted its rezoning request.   This time around, however, the Keith Corp. (TKC) isn’t asking that the entire 8.25 ... (click for more)

Driver Crashes Into Forgotten Child Fund Building

T he Forgotten Child Fund building on East Main Street suffered an estimated $70,000 when a car crashed into it early Sunday morning. The driver in the wreck was arrested. Officials of the fund had to shut off electricity and water to the building. The fund provides presents to needy children at Christmas. (click for more)

Remember The Full Story Of Toys-R-Us

It is always disappointing when any business is forced to close because of competition. Big box stores do this to smaller retailers every day. And while Toys-R-Us seemed to be an unstoppable force, they have finally succumbed to online ordering and simplicity.  But if you think about it, when Toys-R-Us came into existence, imagine the number of “mom ‘n pop” toy stores that ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Very Stupid Letter

Not a one of you has ever heard of a lady named Megan Jones Bell.   But, because our state legislature is determined to allow California’s unique brand of crazies to pull Tennessee down to its loathsome level, our state lawmakers probably never will. Megan is a paragon in the field of mental health strategy – i.e., ‘What's the smartest thing for state government to do right ... (click for more)