More than 1,000 students are scheduled to graduate at UTC’s 241st commencement ceremony.
The ceremony will be carried live on Saturday, beginning at 10 a.m., and can be accessed by clicking here.
March 7, 2014
March 6, 2014
Chattanooga State Community College will host its annual Spring Visit for area high school juniors and seniors on Thursday, March 20 from 5-7:30 p.m. in the Health Science Center on the main ... (click for more)
In a Hamilton County School Board budget work session, Superintendent Rick Smith said that in terms of payrolls, "We have budgeted well, we are fine." In a previous year, the Board had to borrow ... (click for more)
Dr. Jeffrey M. Humphreys, director of the Selig Center for Economic Growth at the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business, says the area served by Georgia Northwestern Technical College ... (click for more)
Chattanooga State Community College will host its annual Spring Visit for area high school juniors and seniors on Thursday, March 20 from 5-7:30 p.m. in the Health Science Center on the main campus located at 4501 Amnicola Highway. Spring Visit gives students and their parents the opportunity to meet with administrators, faculty, and staff members to learn about the wide variety ... (click for more)
In a Hamilton County School Board budget work session, Superintendent Rick Smith said that in terms of payrolls, "We have budgeted well, we are fine." In a previous year, the Board had to borrow money toward the end of the year for the payroll. They also discussed making their budget more transparent. Any expenditures placed under the miscellaneous category will also be detailed ... (click for more)
There were some tense moments at an elementary school in Brainerd shortly before noon on Friday when a fire was discovered. Chattanooga fire investigators were able to quickly identify the person believed responsible for starting the fire at Barger Academy. Lt. Henry McElvain with the Fire Investigation Division took an 11-year-old boy into custody and charged him ... (click for more)
Police said Marcus Oneal Birt had blood on him and had a gun close to where the body of a man was found along Hooker Road on Saturday. Birt, 32, has been charged with criminal homicide, especially aggravated robbery and unlawful possession of a firearm in the slaying of 33-year-old Warren Ransom. The victim was shot once in the head. Police said the victim was found ... (click for more)
Good for CVS Caremark! They will stop selling the #1 preventable cause of death: cigarettes. It’s a smart move. Smoking is in great decline. The risks of exposure to second hand smoke (yes, even outdoors) are known. Every exposure causes some harm. But changing community “norms” is difficult. Isn’t it time for corporate sponsors of ... (click for more)
The best news of the week is that Johnny Shulman has been hired as the basketball coach at The McCallie School because it’s the best fit since Vince Lombardi joined the Packers. Shulman, the former UT-Chattanooga coach, has three sons who will tell you what a giant of a dad he is but now there will be hundreds more who will soon adore him. I have known Johnny – and he’ll always ... (click for more)