Chattanooga Symphony Youth Orchestra Plays At Brainerd Baptist Monday

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Brainerd Baptist Church, 300 Brookfield Ave., is hosting the Chattanooga Symphony Youth Orchestra in concert Monday, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available to Brainerd members at no cost at the receptionist desk.

9091px; vertical-align: baseline;">On Wednesday, at 6:30 p.m. in BX CrossView, we will begin a new six-week Bible study from the Authentic Manhood series focused on a man and his work. The cost of a study guide is $15.

On Easter weekend, we’re planning to launch a new worship service on Saturday nights. The service will take place at the BX and reflect the worship style of Sunday mornings at the BX. We’ll also offer everything that happens on Sundaymorning including Life Groups (formerly Sunday Bible Study) for every age group children through adults. We’ll also be offering Kid’s Church in the main building for children Kindergarten through fifth grade and that will be held during the worship time. 

Olivet Baptist Hosts Think Pink - This Is My Story Oct. 24

The Nursing and Women's Ministries of Olivet Baptist Church along with the Pi Omega Chapter of AKA  presents "Think Pink - This is my Story " breast cancer awareness program on Saturday, Oct. 24, at 11 a.m. at the Kingdom Center. Dr. Vonda Ware, OB/GYN will be the medical presenter and Neva Thurman will be the soloist.  There will be Survivors' Runway Testimonies, ... (click for more)

Lee To Present Red Back Hymnal Night Oct. 19

Lee University will present “Songs that Touch Our Hearts” on Monday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. in the Lee Chapel.  Hosted by Dr. Paul and Darlia Conn and directed by Danny Murray, the program will be a sing-along hour of familiar music with the entire congregation joining to sing from the popular "Red Back Hymnal."  Now in its fifth year, this event has become a favorite ... (click for more)

Baylor Student, 16, Dies After Cardiac Incident At Pool

A 16-year-old Baylor School student died after a cardiac incident at a pool on Monday afternoon. Sumner Smith died in the incident on campus. The student was taken by ambulance to Erlanger. Baylor's Barbara Kennedy said it happened during a routine swim practice. He was found unresponsive in the pool. Counselors were being provided on the Baylor campus on Tuesday. ... (click for more)

Bradley County Commission Decides Not To Provide Animal Pickup Service

Bradley County Commissioners on Monday finally put animal control to rest. It was not easy and it was not without confusion, but in the end, the county will not provide animal pickup service.   Confusion began when commissioners were asked to approve the agenda, which included two options for animal control pick up. Item “D” provided for the SPCA of Bradley County ... (click for more)

VW PILOT Crash Landing

The Volkswagen emission scandal proves the point citizen activist, Ms. Helen Burns Sharp, has repeatedly brought to the attention of local government officials. She urged them to "beef up" the PILOT contracts before approving PILOT tax abatements. Any logical person would agree, because it is the only way to recoup a tax loss when unthinkable situations arise. Volkswagen's willful ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Readers Are Right

Jeffrey Cross is a community activist in the very finest way. He has no idea that I and many others have followed what he has done, and tirelessly I might add, to enhance the St. Elmo neighborhood at the foot of Lookout Mountain. I wish this world had a million Jeffrey Crosses. So when he wrote in protest of my Monday story, “We Want Our City Back,” I was more than eager to read ... (click for more)