Maintenance For Marriage Class At Christ United Methodist

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

A Preventive Maintenance for Marriage class at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, will be led by Roger Medlin Jan. 15-Feb.5 from 6-7 p.m. in Room M-5. Just as cars need a check-up, so do marriages. The four-week study will take a lighthearted approach to marriage maintenance with no homework required and no one will be put on the spot.

Couples with kids are invited to join the Crazy Love Sunday School class Sunday at 10 a.m. in A-4. They enjoy good Bible study, class fellowships, and service projects. Start the new study, Nehemiah: The Courage to Face Opposition on Jan. 12. Contact Cindy Pectol for information 600-0031. 

The next meeting of the Book Review Group will be Sat., Jan. 18, at 8 a.m. in the Adult Building, Room A-13. The book is "I Have Loved You" by Cynthia Heald. If you would like the book ordered contact Becky Hall at 892-9363.


Steve Ellison: Memorial Day Remembrances

The Civil War, our bloodiest w ar, gave birth to holidays honoring those who gave there all for their country. In 1868, the United States set aside May 30 th  to remember their great sacrifice. Since 1971, in classic American seeking of self, we have chosen to take a three day weekend by choosing to take a day off from work on the last Monday in May.  Oh, the real Memorial ... (click for more)

Free Movie Night At Heritage Baptist June 5

Heritage Pointe Baptist Church, 60 Dyer Bridge Place in Ringgold will host a free movie night on Sunday, June 5 at 6 p.m.  They will be showing the movie War Room.   The public is invited to attend. For more information, call the church at 706-858-0976. (click for more)

Strong Thunderstorm Causes Damage, Power Outages In Dalton

Shortly before  5 p.m. , a strong thunderstorm went through downtown Dalton, knocking down numerous trees, causing power outages and also causing damage. At this time, no injuries have been reported.  The Dalton Fire Department and Dalton Police Department responded to multiple reports of damage. The DPD closed several roads due to downed trees and power lines. ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Honors Military Veterans

A Memorial Day service was held at the National Cemetery on Monday. (click for more)

Parking Discrimination Downtown

Many taxpayers who reside in Chattanooga (but outside Chattanooga's core) feel left behind when it comes to neighborhood paving, sidewalks, policing, streetscaping, street sweeping, public transportation, and other services. Some think most tax dollars are spent on downtown and not in their neighborhoods. It's not as if they can't vicariously experience the largesse of downtown. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: One Nameless Ghost

One hundred years ago the United States was at war. The most intense fighting during World War I was on what was called The Western Front. The Germans wanted to invade France from the north and in order to do it, they had to push through Flanders province in Belgium. It has been described as a hell unequalled in raw hand-to-hand combat, In just four months on Flanders fields, ... (click for more)