The Soddy Daisy High School Class of 1973 40th year reunion is Saturday, Sept. 7. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Springhill Suites, Downtown/Cameron Harbor.
For more information, call 423 718-0573 or 423 902-2457.
October 30, 2014
Red Bank Elementary students have been participating in walk to school day events. On Friday, the 5th graders are doing a surprise "flash mob" dance on the last song at 2 p.m. (click for more)
The 2014 state Report Card, posted Thursday on the Tennessee Department of Education website, offers users the ability to view detailed breakdowns of last year’s student achievement ... (click for more)
Alexander Owen, an Earlham College first-year and son of Sterling Owen of Germantown, Tn, and Karen Nance of Chattanooga, has enrolled at Earlham College. " Earlham is dedicated to the development ... (click for more)
The 2014 state Report Card, posted Thursday on the Tennessee Department of Education website, offers users the ability to view detailed breakdowns of last year’s student achievement growth and other important data points. The 2014 Report Card features a variety of tabs including growth or value-added data, accountability, and education climate. A College and ... (click for more)
The Chattanooga area was under a freeze warning as winter rushed in early. The biting weather came as crew members were about to hit the water for the annual Head of the Hooch at Ross's Landing. Here is the warning: ...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM EST /2 AM CST/ TO 9 AM EST /8 AM CST/ SUNDAY ... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MORRISTOWN HAS ISSUED ... (click for more)
A downtown Chattanooga apartment complex that recently was sold at a $3 million profit is exempt from most property taxes through 2022 under a PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) agreement. No payment of school taxes was included in the deal for Walnut Commons at Walnut Street and Aquarium Way. The only taxes due on the property for the next eight ... (click for more)
What if Chattanooga policy makers and taxpayers used several recent business announcements as a wakeup call to learn more about how our community decides what companies get property tax breaks? If enough people accept this assignment, it just might result in the adoption of some sound policies and procedures to guide us in the future. We read in the newspapers this week that ... (click for more)
As the first day of November arrives today, it is cold enough in my garden to officially certify that fall has fell! There are even signs of ice on the ground but there is a bounty crop of acorns so, in keeping with our monthly tradition, some will get shiny acorns and others will get a chunk of cold ice: A SHINY ACORN for Patriots football coach Bill Belichick for scoffing at ... (click for more)