The Cleveland Civitan Club has decided to cancel the Special Olympics scheduled for Saturday, at Cleveland High School.
Officials said, "We know our athletes will be disappointed, but we cannot take a chance on the projected weather."
December 8, 2016
Chattanooga Traditional Dance Society presents its monthly Contra Dance for Everyone on Saturday. Featuring calling by Beadle and music by Turnip the Beet, the dance takes place from 7:30-11 ... (click for more)
Master Gardener classes will start in January. "The classes have been very popular over the years," said Tom Stebbins. "There are numerous reasons people enjoy the program and suggest ... (click for more)
The public is invited to ring in the New Year with Father Time at Creative Discovery Museum’s annual New Year’s at Noon celebration, the only local New Year’s party specifically designed for ... (click for more)
Chattanooga Traditional Dance Society presents its monthly Contra Dance for Everyone on Saturday. Featuring calling by Beadle and music by Turnip the Beet, the dance takes place from 7:30-11 p.m. at Brainerd United Methodist Church, Lundy Hall, 4315 Brainerd Road. Admission is $8 or $5 for students and seniors. Everyone is invited to join the family-friendly community ... (click for more)
Master Gardener classes will start in January. "The classes have been very popular over the years," said Tom Stebbins. "There are numerous reasons people enjoy the program and suggest it to their friends. You don't have to be a gardening expert to become a Master Gardener. The program is about connecting with other gardeners, with community and with reliable ... (click for more)
An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, National Park Service, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in charges being placed against two juveniles in connection with the deadly wildfires in Sevier County. Last week, at the request of 4 th District Attorney ... (click for more)
Incoming Walker County Sole Commissioner Shannon Whitfield said under his administration there will no longer be a full-time county attorney. "We will outsource this service on a fee basis," he said. Mr. Whitfield said he has begun interviewing attorneys who might be able to help out the county from time to time. Don Oliver has long been the county attorney for Walker County ... (click for more)
While a noble cause to make sure vehicles are operating efficiently with the minimum amount of pollutants, a simple analysis makes it somewhat evident the VET program in Chattanooga causes more pollution that it prevents. Though I don't know how many vehicles are tested on an annual basis, if you assume an average round trip of 10 miles to the nearest testing station (five ... (click for more)
At the start of the current school year, state education officials gathered at some “state testing task force” when disciplinary records from across Tennessee happened to be revealed. You probably are unaware of this, as it seems to have been kept on the “down low,” but statewide a full 20 percent of the black males in our public schools were suspended at least once during the 2014-2015 ... (click for more)