Chattanooga Police Department Hosts Kick-Off For 30th Annual National Night Out

Monday, September 30, 2013

The Chattanooga Police Department Crime Prevention Unit invites the public the Kick-Off event for the 30th Annual National Night Out on Tuesday. This year’s Kick-Off event is being hosted by Avondale/Battery Heights/Bushtown/Churchville/Glenwood/Lincoln Park/Riverside and Wheeler Ave. Associations, at The East Chattanooga  Recreation Center at 2409 Dodson Ave.  The event will begin at 5 p.m. and will include refreshments and fun activities for the whole family. 

This year there will be over 30 neighborhoods participating in National Night Out with a wide variety of activities planned.  


Hunter Underground: Party In The Basement Of The Hunter Museum Takes Place March 4

Avant-art, the Hunter Museum’s young patron group, works with the museum to cultivate the next generation of patrons, artists, and collectors, and to make the Hunter more accessible through unique and fun experiences, officials said. Members of Avant-art enjoy access to exclusive Hunter events like art collectors’ workshops, the first ever Hunter Underground Preview Party, and free ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga Photographic Society Presents The Youth Photography Showcase

The Photographic Society of Chattanooga will present the Youth Photography Showcase Awards Program on Thursday, March 9, 7 p.m. at the St. John United Methodist Church, 3921 Murray Hills Dr. in Chattanooga.   The Showcase is a culmination of the Youth Photography contest for local high school students.   A slide show of the entries will be presented, and the winners ... (click for more)

Man, Child Killed In Crash On Highway 136 In Walker County; 2nd Child Who Was Seriously Injured Dies On Monday

A man and an unrestrained five-year-old child were killed when a vehicle went out of control on Highway 136 in Walker County on Saturday. A 10-year-old in the car was seriously injured, and later died on Monday. The driver was thrown from the van and was dead at the scene. The five-year-old was trapped in the vehicle and also died at the wreck site at Ponder Creek Road. ... (click for more)

2 People Shot After Domestic Dispute In Brainerd; Corey Moon Taken Into Custody On Saturday Night

Two people were shot during a domestic dispute in Brainerd late Friday night.   Chattanooga Police responded at 11:17 p.m. to the 4700 block of Rogers Road on a shooting. The following are the preliminary facts of that investigation.   Officers were able to locate two victims, Cortez Moon, 23, and Terri Dossett, 45, suffering from non-life threatening gunshot ... (click for more)

Rhonda Thurman: Speaking The Truth About CSLA - And Response

One parent called me a “Liar” during Thursday’s Facilities meeting. Others from CSLA have been a bit more creative saying that I spread “misinformation”, “falsehoods” and “spread inaccurate statements”. Then there were more descriptive terms- “arrogant”, “uninformed”, “unprofessional”- if these CSLA parents don’t stop, they are going to hurt my feelings. In this letter, I will attempt ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Illegals Cost Us Billions

We learned over the weekend that John Kelly, our new Secretary of Homeland Security, has just prepared two strongly-worded memos that could greatly enhance federal authorities to detain and/or deport illegal immigrants both inside the United States and those caught at our borders. All rational United States citizens know we have a horrible problem with illegals – in 2010 the annual ... (click for more)