Healing Waters Counseling Offers Free Class on Money And Relationships In April

Monday, March 24, 2014
Healing Waters will be offering in April a class for those who want to learn how to talk about money in their relationships. Clinical Director Nancy Rose, JD, LCSW, will help couples navigate through the good,  the bad and the ugly ways to communicate about money, with the following topics:
  •     Honey, We Need to Talk
  •     Financial Guru
  •     Imbalance of Power
  •     Addictive Behaviors
  •     Out of the Blue
The final part of the session will be a time for questions and help from Debbie Travis,  former certified credit counselor, former accredited HUD counselor, and  former reverse mortgage counselor.

Ms. Travis spent over 20 years working as a credit counselor and can help discuss what community options are available as well as help for those who want to learn the basics of budgets and finances.

The class will be on Thursday, April 17, from  6–7:30 p.m.

To reserve a seat, or schedule this presentation for your group, contact Lynn I. Wilkes, director of Community Outreach at 423 698-5090.

There is no charge for these presentations!

Morning Pointe Invites Community For Trick-or-Treating On Friday

Morning Pointe of Chattanooga at Shallowford invites families and friends for food, games and Halloween fun for all ages on Friday, 3-5 p.m.  Come dressed in your best costume, and trick-or-treat from door to door with residents. Morning Pointe of Chattanooga at Shallowford is at 7719 Shallowford Road in Chattanooga. For more information, call  ... (click for more)

Erlanger’s Data Management Platform For Stroke Recognized As A Finalist By Cleveland Clinic During IT Challenge

The Cleveland Clinic 2016 Medical Innovation Summit recognizes CEREBROS, Erlanger Health System’s partner in data management for stroke, as one of four finalists from more than 90 submissions of cutting-edge solutions to improve health care during this year’s IT Challenge.     As the first Neurovascular Information System designed for neurology and stroke programs, ... (click for more)

School Board Chooses Charlotte Firm For Superintendent Search Firm; Lennon, Testerman Want To Keep Kelly

The County School Board on Thursday night voted 5-4 to choose a Charlotte, N.C., search firm to pick a new county school superintendent. Coleman Lew and Associates was selected over McPherson & Jacobson of Omaha. That vote came after board members Kathy Lennon and David Testerman started the session by saying they are very pleased with Interim Supt. Kirk Kelly and would ... (click for more)

Judge Finds Young Guilty Of Lesser Charge In Fatal Wreck On Highway 58

Judge Tom Greenholtz on Wednesday found William Henry Young guilty of a lesser charge in a fatal traffic accident on Highway 58. The judge, who heard the case without a jury, ruled the 56-year-old former TVA employee guilty of criminally negligent homicide. He had been charged with vehicular homicide. Sentencing will be in December. Judge Greenholtz dismissed charges ... (click for more)

Accountability Doesn't Have To Be A Bad Word

Am I making a difference? Isn’t that the basic question we all ask ourselves, and seek to demonstrate to others?  Ronald Reagan said:  “Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference in the world. But, the Marines don't have that problem.”   We would argue teachers do not have that problem either.    Educators make a huge difference ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘The Right To Bear Arms’

As the worldwide debut of the much-anticipated “Hacksaw Ridge” is set for next weekend, it didn’t take long for the anti-gun fanatics to decry “a war movie.” Mel Gibson, the director of the film that focuses on a conscientious objector Desmond Doss who refused to bear a weapon but saved an estimated 75 lives, was asked about America’s gun problem as he toured to promote the film. ... (click for more)