Ring Of Honor Wrestling Debuts In Chattanooga Sept. 6

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Ring of Honor Wrestling is coming to Chattanooga at the Camp Jordan Arena on Friday, Sept. 6, at 7:30 p.m.  

The stars of ROH can be seen locally in Birmingham on News Channel 9 (WTVC) - Saturdays at 11:30 p.m. and anytime world wide at www.rohwrestling.com

The main event - Semi Finalist Showdown Tag Team Match, will be Kevin Steen and "Unbreakable" Michael Elgin vs. Adam Cole and Tommaso Ciampa.  The Special Challenge Match #1 will be World Tag Team Champion Kyle O'Reilly vs. Cedric Alexander. Special Challenge Match #2 will be World Tag Team Champion Bobby Fish vs. Caprice Coleman.  Tag Team Action will be Adrenaline RUSH (ACH and Tadarius Thomas) vs. Alabama Attitude (Mike Posey and Corey Hollis).  The Non-Title Match will be ROH World TV Champion Matt Taven with Truth Martini vs. Davey Richards, Jay Lethal vs. Luke Hawx and Roderick Strong vs. Raymond Rowe. 

There will also be pre-show autograph signing.  Tickets are now on sale at www.rohwrestling.com


Coastal Georgia Invitational: Dalton State Women Take 2nd

The Dalton State women’s golf team was second after the first day of the Coastal Georgia Invitational, but they knew that they could play even better. “When everyone else left after Monday’s first round, our girls were on the driving range and the putting green,” said Roadrunner golf coach Jim McGrew. The top two teams from Monday held their spots through the second and ... (click for more)

Tuesday Prep Volleyball Round Up

The Lady Irish defeated Bledsoe County in straight sets 25-8, 25-2. 25-9.  Kayle Stone led the Irish with 9 kills and 1.5 blcoks.  Mallory Hein socred 30 service point including 12 aces she also led the Irish with 11 digs.  Randi Clemenet added 5 aces and 6 kills and Ragen Dobson delivered 22 assists and 3 service aces. The Irish play Lookout Valley on Wednesday ... (click for more)

Sewell Says City, EPB "Close" On Amount Owed By Utility To City On Street Light Overbilling

City Internal Auditor Stan Sewell told City Council members on Tuesday that EPB and the city are "close" on the amount owed by the utility to the city on street light overbilling. Mr. Sewell said the city computed the amount at about $1.2 million, while he said EPB's auditing firm, Mauldin and Jenkins, has it at $1.5 million for an 89-month period that was audited. Mr. Sewell ... (click for more)

City Council Votes 5-4 On New Process For Naming IDB Members

The City Council voted Tuesday night 5-4 to set up a new process for naming members to the Industrial Development Board (IDB), which currently has four vacancies. The process includes three City Council panels: A (Districts 1, 2, 3), B (Districts 4, 5, 6), and C (Districts 7, 8, 9). Group A will fill two of the vacancies and Groups B and C one each. Agreement ... (click for more)

Candidates Should State Facts, Not Fiction

At a recent forum for candidates for the Signal Mountain Town Council, one candidate, Mr. Chris Howley, discussed a number of issues and presented “facts” using incorrect or misleading statements.   Here are several issues that should be clarified:   1.       On the road up the mountain:   “I called TDOT.   I talked to Ken ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: I’m Certainly No Expert

Sometime on Monday night, after I had written a piece on getting swatted with a switch as a kid, I got an email from ESPN Canada asking if I would be a televised guest on “Off the Record,” the most watched daily sports show in Canada. The subject: corporal punishment in America. Are you kidding me? I am hardly an expert. All weekend my world of sports and its excitement was warped ... (click for more)