Plant Sale At Georgia Northwestern Benefits Horticulture Program

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Proceeds from the spring plant sale at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) this weekend will benefit the Horticulture program at GNTC. Items sold included shrubs, ferns, woody plants, annuals, perennials, sun plants, and shade plants. There also will be a great selection of vegetable plants including tomato, pepper, cucumber, and more.

 



Volunteers Deliver Backpacks And Smiles To Local Students

More than 200 community leaders and volunteers devoted their Tuesday morning to personally deliver bright smiles and backpacks filled with school supplies to 5,800 students attending 10 Title 1 elementary schools located across Hamilton County. The students that received backpacks and school supplies attended the following schools: Bess T. Shepherd Elementary, Clifton Hills ... (click for more)

McCallie Announces Faculty Fellows For 2017-18 School Year

McCallie School's Faculty Fellows program annually rewards outstanding educators who make a positive impact on both the academic and character development of their students.   The 2017 Faculty Fellows announced at the Opening of School Dinner are Director of Instrumental Music Brent Alverson; French, Latin, Spanish and Germin teacher Paul Cudd; English Department Chair Sam ... (click for more)

Stanley Postell, 23, And Teenager Injured In 2 Separate Shootings Tuesday Evening

Stanley Postell, 23, and a teenager were injured in two separate shootings Tuesday evening.   Chattanooga Police officers responded at 8:13 p.m. to a person shot at the  2300 block of Daisy Street .   Officers responded to a local hospital on a report of a shooting victim arriving at the emergency room. Officers were informed that Postell was in critical ... (click for more)

City Adds Amendment To ATV Noise Ordinance

The City Council on Tuesday approved the ATV noise ordinance, but added a new section. Since the ordinance was altered, the passage on Tuesday was still considered just the first reading. The second and final reading will be next Tuesday. Councilman Ken Smith had proposed the amendment. He said his son has an ATV, and he said they conducted a test. He said the son's ATV ... (click for more)

Employee Should Not Have Been Fired For Going To Charlottesville Rally - And Response (5)

Re: Employee fired by Mojo Burrito for attending Charlottesville rally: It bothers me that the employee at the restaurant was fired for doing something on his own time. Had he shown acts that bothered the owners before this? I am so against everything that happened at the rally, but also where does all this stop? If I go to a movie that my employer doesn't like will I ... (click for more)

A Tale Of 3 Properties

Here in Lookout Valley on the far southwest edge of Chattanooga and Hamilton County, trees and rocks are plentiful but sidewalks are as rare as unicorns. It’s a land the governments forget – until tax collection time.  The recent county reappraisal spoke about ‘comps,’ recent sale prices of comparable local properties. But the assessors defined ‘comparable’ to suit themselves, ... (click for more)