The Chattanooga Chapter of Freedoms Foundation Local and National Awards presentation will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Harrison Ruritan Club.
Lunch will be served at 1 p.m., with the presentation of the awards starting at 2 p.m.
October 21, 2014
The B-17 Flying Fortress known as the "Memphis Belle" has landed at the Collegedale Municipal Airport. This particular aircraft was built in 1945 and was used to ferry troops and equipment ... (click for more)
The Southern Lit Alliance has announced the eighteenth biennial Celebration of Southern Literature will take place April 16-18 at the Tivoli Theatre. The Southern Lit Alliance, formerly ... (click for more)
The Walker County Stocking Full of Love will have two fundraisers, on Oct. 23 at the Rock Spring location, and Nov. 6, at the Fort Oglethorpe location. A percentage of all proceeds from ... (click for more)
The B-17 Flying Fortress known as the "Memphis Belle" has landed at the Collegedale Municipal Airport. This particular aircraft was built in 1945 and was used to ferry troops and equipment and was later restored by Dave Tallichet of the Military Airlift Restoration Company, in 1982. Tallichet, a wartime B-17 pilot with the 100th Bomb Group, and his staff ... (click for more)
The Southern Lit Alliance has announced the eighteenth biennial Celebration of Southern Literature will take place April 16-18 at the Tivoli Theatre. The Southern Lit Alliance, formerly known as the Arts & Education Council, began the Celebration of Southern Literature in 1981. It is a keynote event for the organization which brings other special literary ... (click for more)
HKS has been selected as the architect and McCarthy as the construction manager for a new Children’s and Women’s Hospital at the Erlanger campus on East Third Street. The Atlanta team competed against another Atlanta group for the major construction project. Erlanger officials announced Monday that $11.5 million is being set aside in a debt restructuring for the new $30 ... (click for more)
An arrest has been made in the case of a kitten who was burned and tortured in Cleveland, Tn. At 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Gary A. Westfield, 31, of Cleveland, was placed in custody on a warrant obtained by Lt. Robert Harbison and Detective Matt Jenkins of the Criminal Investigations Division. Westfield was charged with aggravated cruelty to animals, which is a Class E felony. ... (click for more)
Chattanooga has lost its most popular citizen – Luther Masingill. Although we are saddened we cherish the memories. All of us have a Luther story. Mine is the first time I met Luther. This was before TV and all of Chattanooga listened to Luther on the radio. I was 12-years-old. Some of my buddies and I had gone to the State Theater in downtown ... (click for more)
Every day I am peppered with emails that friends send to me from across the country so I am unsure of where the fable you are about to read originated. But with early voting for the November general election now in full swing, I think everyone who will -- or will not -- take part in freedom’s greatest privilege should read this story because I believe there is a great lesson contained ... (click for more)