Cody Bailey Graduates From Bethel University

Friday, May 23, 2014
Cody Bailey
Cody Bailey

Lafayette resident Cody Bailey graduated from Bethel University with a bachelor’s degree in Management and Organizational Development this month. The son of Richard and Susan Bailey, Mr. Bailey is employed at Bailey Plumbing and Mechanical Company.

Bethel University is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in the state of Tennessee. Adult learners can choose to earn a bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership completely online, or attend classes one night per week at the new campus toward a degree in Management and Organizational Development. Bethel’s award-winning MBA Program is the fastest-growing of its kind in the state. New classes begin every month, and financial aid is available. All programs are accredited by SACS, and active-duty military and veterans may qualify for reduced tuition. 

Bethel University’s Chattanooga campus is at 735 Broad St., Ste. 107. For more information, call the local Bethel University campus at 756-1110, or log on to BethelSUCCESS.net



Mitchell Tolle Hosts Workshop For Lee Art Students

Internationally known American artist, Mitchell Tolle, hosted a Watercolor Portrait workshop for 15 Lee University art students.  “Tolle inspires our student artists to take their art practice to the next level,” said Mary Mathias-Dickerson, assistant professor of art at Lee.   To prepare for the workshop, students created large pencil drawings on watercolor paper ... (click for more)

2017 Hamilton County Teachers Of The Year Compete At Regional Level

Three Hamilton County Department of Education teachers were recently named as the 2017 Hamilton County Teachers of the Year.  Kindergarten teacher, Shellie Gibson from Wallace A. Smith Elementary won for grades K-4, 7 th grade science teacher, Kristin Burrus from Chattanooga School for the Arts and Sciences won for grades 5-8, and 10-12 th grade Chemistry and World Concepts ... (click for more)

Commissioner Boyd Asks County Auditor To Get Detailed Data On Visitors Bureau Spending

County Commission Finance Committee Chairman Tim Boyd said he is asking County Auditor Jenneth Randall to supply him with details about spending at the Chattanooga Visitors Bureau, including actual credit card and travel expense statements. He said he also wanted copies of contracts for office renovations made to the Suntrust Building 18th floor where the CVB has offices and all ... (click for more)

Erlanger Reports Dramatic Increase In Flu-Like Illnesses

The number of influenza-like illnesses treated at Erlanger Health System shows a dramatic increase compared to this time last year.  Erlanger reported treating 156 patients with flu like illnesses between Feb. 12 and 18 of this year. This represents a significant increase from the seven cases reported during the same week last year and 15 cases reported approximately a month ... (click for more)

Getting The Message

Our school age youth have inspired me with their responses during “Q and A” sessions after my readings as a volunteer during African American History Celebrations and Read across America Celebration, too.  Before this school year, I read to classes at Orchard Knob Elementary School and at Rivermont Elementary School, here in Hamilton County.   Their answers to factual ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Marshall’s 3% Folly

The National Health Interview Survey is believed to be the best gauge of health and behaviors in the United States. It is under the umbrella of the nation’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, so first let me share that the figures I am going to present are directly attributed to what is the best source believed to be out there. I didn’t make these numbers up and I had nothing ... (click for more)