LDA Engineering Hires Will Witcher As Associate Engineer

Friday, May 30, 2014
Will Witcher
Will Witcher

LDA Engineering has hired Will Witcher, P.E. as associate engineer to design and manage stormwater, wastewater and other public and private infrastructure projects in the Chattanooga office.

“Will’s solid background in a variety of engineering settings makes him a perfect addition to our team in Chattanooga,” said Jason Brooks, president and CEO of LDA Engineering. “We are excited to announce Will as a new team member and are looking forward to the contributions he makes to our projects and the Chattanooga community.” 

Prior to joining LDA Engineering, Mr. Witcher worked as a project engineer with Alliance Consulting Engineers, Inc. in Columbia, S.C., and as a project engineer and hydrologist with Thompson & Litton in Bristol, Tenn. He has also worked as a design engineer and hydrologist with Tysinger, Hampton & Partners, Inc. in Johnson City, Tenn.

A Tennessee native, Mr. Witcher graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science in civic and environmental engineering. He and his wife, Virginia, are relocating to North Chattanooga from Columbia, S.C.



Business After Hours And Ridgeland High School Artists Reception Will Be May 12

The Walker County Chamber will host the Business After Hours and the Ridgeland High School Artists Reception – Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America celebrates the connection between Amercians and sports in our heritage. The event will be at the 6th Cavalry Museum on May 12, from 4-6 p.m. Hometown Teams captures the stories that unfold on the neighborhood fields and courts, ... (click for more)

Senator David Perdue Says The Debt Crisis Is Directly Impacting The Ability To Protect The Nation

Senator David Perdue, a member of the Senate Budget and Foreign Relations Committees, on Thursday highlighted the impact the federal debt crisis is having on the country’s ability to support the military and protect the nation.   Here are highlights: Responsibly Funding The Federal Government:  “The primary role of Congress is to responsibly fund the federal ... (click for more)

Dewayne Ray Burns Wanted After Firing Shots At Fort Oglethorpe Police Officers

Dewayne Ray Burns is wanted after police in North Georgia were led on a chase, and he fired shots at officers. Burns fired shots in their direction late Thursday night. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department are investigating the incident. According to park rangers on the scene, the Burns ran away, while firing shots in the direction ... (click for more)

5 Considered For Cleveland City Manager Position

Five names were selected  Friday  by a citizens advisory committee to send to the Cleveland City Council for consideration as the next Cleveland city manager. The five are Angie Carrier, Joe Fivas, Mark Reeter, Seth Sumner and Julie Underwood. The list is being sent in alphabetical order so no one has an advantage when the city council considers the candidates. ... (click for more)

Jill Levine Is An Educational Rock Star

No one has covered the Hamilton County Department of Education drama better than Roy Exum.  Thank you, Roy, but I take issue with your unnamed sources.  Professional jealousy and sour grape darts should not be anonymous.   HCDE is so dysfunctional, and there is good cause to place this public organization under a microscope, dissect it into pieces and discard all ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Cancer Is Not A Battle

I read a marvelous essay not long ago where the author urged, “Stop telling the lie that cancer is a battle … a battle implies a fair fight, and there was nothing fair about my cancer or the cancer that took the life of my friend. Those experiences were about as fair as getting hit by a car – and nobody says people lose their battles with automobiles.” Mary Elizabeth Williams, ... (click for more)