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.
September 29, 2016
September 28, 2016
As National Preparedness Month draws to a close, Whitfield County Emergency Management Agency and the Local Emergency Planning Committee invite the public to Community Disaster Awareness Day ... (click for more)
The Red Bank Commissioner Election Campaign Forum will be held on Thursday, Oct. 6 at the Community Center and is sponsored by Red Bank Neighborhood Pride Association. Doors open ... (click for more)
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, in partnership with the Bessie Smith Cultural Center, invites the public to participate in a free, one hour program at the Bessie Smith Cultural ... (click for more)
As National Preparedness Month draws to a close, Whitfield County Emergency Management Agency and the Local Emergency Planning Committee invite the public to Community Disaster Awareness Day at Home Depot at 875 Shugart Road in Dalton from 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, October 1. Community Disaster Awareness Day is being held in conjunction with Home Depot’s Safety Day and ... (click for more)
The Red Bank Commissioner Election Campaign Forum will be held on Thursday, Oct. 6 at the Community Center and is sponsored by Red Bank Neighborhood Pride Association. Doors open at 6 p.m., and the Forum begins at 6:30 p.m. Attendees are asked to bring any questions they have for the candidates. The City of Red Bank Commission General Election will be held ... (click for more)
County Commissioner Sabrena Smedley has come up with another $25,000 to try to do away with porta potties at East Hamilton Middle/High School. She earlier pulled $100,000 from county funds for the project. Commissioner Smedley said the initial projected cost was $100,000, but the price tag has gone up. The money would be used to build a restroom facility and concession ... (click for more)
A man who said he invested $37,500 with Douglas Dyer and James Brennan is suing them for that amount, plus attorney fees and $1 million punitive damages. The complaint in behalf of David T. Hardegree was filed in Circuit Court. Also sued were Alison Dyer and Carole Brennan as well as Broad Street Ventures. Mr. Hardegree said he turned over the money to the men for the purchase ... (click for more)
If only we had known about the Chattanooga City Council's planned retirement send off for Jimmy Templeton of Public Works, the room would have been filled to overflowing with his friends and admirers - including me. I have had the honor of knowing and working with Jimmy since the 1970's (and also knew his father "Big Jim"). Jimmy was a strong right hand for whoever ... (click for more)
It is said that the opening paragraph of my favorite ode to baseball should be the centerpiece for the canon of sports literature. It was written by former commissioner Bart Giamatti in "The Green Fields of the Mind,” a most marvelous essay to the last day of the regular season in the major leagues. “It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in ... (click for more)