Fall Together Schedule Begins Wednesday At Burks UMC

Saturday, August 31, 2013
The Wednesday Fall Together Schedule at Burks United Methodist Church, 6433 Hixson Pike, begins Sept. 4. At 5 p.m., handbells and dinner; 6,  CWB; 6:30, Kingdom Kids, Fall Gatherings, Pastor's Study and Soul Feast; and 7:30 p.m., chancel choir.
 
The Fall Gatherings topic will be "The 1% == How Much Is Too Much?" At Kingdom Kids, Matt Galas will lead a time of gospel center learning through Bible stories and worship.

St. Timothy's Hosts Family Mission Camp

St. Timothy's will host a  Family Mission Camp in the evenings of Tuesday, Aug. 19 through Thursday, Aug. 21. Sign up in the church narthex. (click for more)

Temple Baptist Hosts Summer Revival

Temple Baptist Church will host a Summer Revival on Aug. 10,11,& 12 each night starting at 7 p.m. Dr. Tim Sims from Shelby, NC will be the featured speaker. Temple Baptist Church is located at 3200 Rossville Boulevard in Chattanooga.  (click for more)

House Approves Expansion Of Chattanooga Veterans Affairs Clinic

The House of Representatives passed legislation Wednesday to authorize funding for a new lease and expanded Veterans Affairs clinic in Chattanooga. This veterans’ package has been approved by the House and Senate Conference Committee.  Rep. Chuck Fleischmann said, “I am proud to announce the legislation passed this afternoon will fund a new lease for a multi-specialty ... (click for more)

Cleveland City Council To Hold Special Meeting On Naming New City Judge

The Cleveland City Council will hold a special called meeting next Monday to consider an interim appointment of a city judge. It will be at 11:45 a.m. at the City Council’s regular meeting place in the Cleveland Municipal Building, 190 Church Street, NE. The council will also establish the process for application for city judge. Longtime City Judge Bill Moss died July ... (click for more)

Curtis Adams: Beck, Mackey Should Be Considered For County Commission Leadership

Just think about this;  a person highly qualified applying for a job.  As he is just about finished filling out his papers for his interview, he sees at the bottom there is a place for him to check Democrat or Republican.  He would think, “if I mark the wrong one I may not get the job.” Being a real leader requires honesty, integrity, and, most importantly, fairness. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Mark’s 50th Anniversary Toast

In the new book that celebrates the first 50 years of baseball’s Southern League, its splendid author Mark McCarter recalls that very early in his career as a sports writer, he was riding with his boss somewhere and mentioned that if the legendary Allan Morris ever needed help covering the Chattanooga Lookouts that he’d love to help. Today, as he looks back, he ruefully adds, “I ... (click for more)