A new exhibit at the Chattanooga Nature Center will open this weekend.
The C.E. Blevins Nesting Birds Exhibit features 30 bird nests with egg replicas from the C.E. Blevins Avian Learning Center.
The exhibit opens to the public on Saturday.
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Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) will be on hand to provide fur harvesters with bobcat and otter tags at the annual Fur Harvesters Association sale on March 4 , at the Cumberland ... (click for more)
Registration for the 67th annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage opens at 8 a.m. Wednesday, March 1 . Each year, more than 700 people from more than 35 states ... (click for more)
Senator Lamar Alexander on Friday released the following statement on his vote to confirm Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to serve as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection ... (click for more)
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) will be on hand to provide fur harvesters with bobcat and otter tags at the annual Fur Harvesters Association sale on March 4 , at the Cumberland County Fair Complex in Crossville. Check in starts at 8:00 a.m. Central Standard Time and the sale will begin 9:30 a.m. The event will continue until all sales are ... (click for more)
Registration for the 67th annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage opens at 8 a.m. Wednesday, March 1 . Each year, more than 700 people from more than 35 states and beyond descend on the Great Smoky Mountains as the spring flora tints the forest with flowers and vibrant spring migratory birds return to their summer home. This year, the pilgrimage ... (click for more)
An inmate died at the county workhouse at Silverdale on Wednesday night, and an investigation is underway. She was identified as Dana Shunice Palmer, 45, of St. Elmo. Ms. Palmer was booked into the Hamilton County Jail from the Chattanooga Police Department on Feb. 14 on a public Intoxication charge. She was transferred from the jail to CoreCivic ... (click for more)
New Walker County Sole Commissioner Shannon Whitfield is raising rates at the money-losing Walker County Landfill. The higher charges go into effect on March 1. Mr. Whitfield, during his campaign, said the landfill had been losing about $500,000 per year for many years. He said other area landfills were making a profit, but Walker County was having to subsidize its landfill. ... (click for more)
The recent debate over the Convention and Visitor's Bureau's funding and budget has gotten ugly. A Hamilton County commissioner has asked questions and made comments about the CVB. The director of the CVB has organized a campaign to dismiss the commissioner's questions and comments. The children on the playground are choosing sides and nothing useful seems to be happening. It's ... (click for more)
Far be it for me to suggest the Hamilton County Commission and the School Board need to spend more time at recess but it was obvious this week the two groups need to work at being better friends. We have nine county commissioners and just as many corresponding school board members to work together for the betterment of one entity – Hamilton County. Everybody who thinks that is happening ... (click for more)