Women's Ministry At St. John United Methodist

Thursday, August 15, 2013

"The Dames," a group ministry to single women at St. John United Methodist Church, 3921 Murray Hills Dr., will meet Thursday, Aug. 22, at 5:30 p.m. at the Olive Garden in Hamilton Place. Make reservations with Judy Reich at 423 903-0513 or 423 892-2257.

A new Thursday weekly adult Bible study will begin Sept. 5 at 10:30 a.m. led by Pastor Dallas Beck. The study will begin with the books of Judges and Ruth. There is a sign up sheet at the welcome desk at the church.


Hurst Celebrates 132nd Church Anniversary

The Hurst United Methodist Church will celebrate 132 years in the north Chattanooga community on Sunday with services led at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.  Pastor Emeritus Dr. Virgil J. Caldwell will preach at 11 a.m. and Rev. Dr. Wayne L. Johnson at 3 p.m.  Special music will be provided by Hurst Choirs, Tiffany Coleman and Friends and the Mount Moriah Parish Choir.  Rev. Edward ... (click for more)

St. Timothy's Has Several Upcoming Activities

Women of St. Timothy's are  invited to the 30th Annual Episcopal Church Women Fall Ingathering, Meeting and Luncheon which will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Ordination of Women in The Episcopal Church. It will be Saturday, September 13 at 9:30 a.m. Eucharist with Bishop Young will be at 10 a.m. It will take place at Grace Point Camp and Retreat Center, 300 ... (click for more)

5 Hamilton County Schools Designated As Priority Schools, 3 As Focus Schools

Five Hamilton County Schools have been designated as Priority Schools and three as Focus Schools. Priority Schools are the five percent of schools across the state with the lowest overall performance. Those from Hamilton County are Brainerd High School, Dalewood Middle School, Orchard Knob Elementary School, Orchard Knob Middle School and Woodmore Elementary School. Focus ... (click for more)

Man Robbed, Stabbed At Hixson Pike Bus Stop

A man was robbed and stabbed at a bus stop on Hixson Pike on Tuesday night. At approximately 9:30 p.m., officers were called concerning a robbery at 3800 Hixson Pike. Phani Tangirala, 22, was transported to a local hospital by HCEMS for treatment of a stab wound to the abdomen. Medical personnel stated that Mr. Tangirala appeared to have a non-life threatening wound to ... (click for more)

Black Creek TIF Decision-Who Guards The Hen House?

Citizens of Chattanooga were invited to give public comment before their own Industrial Development Board Aug. 15. They arrived to find foxes guarding their hen house.  Many thought the meeting was their opportunity to seek redress in the ill-conceived Black Creek Tax Increment Financing plan. However, they learned it was a sham orchestrated by both the past and present ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Chief Delmore: ‘You Blew It!”

Far more than 50,000 people, most police officers and law enforcement authorities, have gone to a website, “LawOfficer.com” to read a scathing letter that first appeared on Sunday. Veteran lawman Ed Delmore, who became the Police Chief in Gulf Shores, Ala., after a brilliant career as the “Top Cop” in St. Louis (which he still loves), has written what was entitled, “An Open Letter ... (click for more)