PHOTOS: Beauty And The Beast At The Tivoli

Saturday, September 21, 2013

Beauty and the Beast is being staged at the Tivoli Theater


Drew Sterchi And Blues Tribe Light Up Songbirds

Drew Sterchi and his Blues Tribe got plenty of listening attention Saturday night at the sparkling new Songbirds Guitar Museum venue upstairs at the Choo Choo. Niece Virginia Sterchi, the group's talented vocalist, said it was quite different from the usual bar crowd where the patrons generally were not paying much attention. The lanky Drew, opening with some acoustic numbers, ... (click for more)

River City Sessions Set For Aug. 10 At Granfalloon

River City Sessions will be held Thursday, Aug. 10, at The Granfalloon.  Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show is at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5.  Review for the performers: Ivy Leaks - Rebekah and Beth have been playing together for more years than their youthful looks seem to allow. A favorite at open mics around town they have a broad range of originals to give us. ... (click for more)

Soddy Daisy Considering Property Tax Increase Of Just Under 10 Cents

Soddy Daisy officials are considering a property tax increase of just under 10 cents per $100 of assessed valuation.   A possible vote on the increase is set for the next meeting of the Soddy Daisy Commission on Aug. 3 at 7 p.m.   The current tax rate is 1.3524, but the new certified rate after the recent reappraisal is 1.2559.   ... (click for more)

Police Find Large Cache Of Meth, $23,134 Cash On Hensley At Motel Near Hamilton Place; Police Say He Was Supplier To Rossville Man Who Died In June 29 Overdose

Chattanooga Police said they found Michael Wade Hensley with a large cache of meth, a loaded handgun and $23,134 cash after being summoned to a motel near Hamilton Place Mall last Wednesday. Police said they believe that Hensley, 41, was the supplier for a 36-year-old Rossville man who died of an overdose on June 29. Hensley is now facing federal charges of possession of meth ... (click for more)

Dr. Livesay Should Step Down From Bryan College Leadership - And Response (3)

I am writing in response to the July 25th article, "Online Petition Seeks Removal of Bryan College President, Board Chair".  As a graduate of Bryan College (1984), I am saddened by the response of Dr. Stephen Livesay and the Board of Trustees regarding the online petition.  The purpose of the petition really has little to do with the school’s “clarification” of its ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Chik-fil-A Commits To East Ridge And Camp Jordan Development

In less than three weeks after a plan that could enhance Camp Jordan in East Ridge was announced, it has been learned that a Chik-fil-A restaurant will break ground at Jordan Crossing this fall. While developers John Healy, Matt Woods and Ethan Woods cannot make a public comment, the news is every bit as profound as James Earl Jones saying, “If you build it, they will come,” in ... (click for more)