Alhambra Shriners Host Elvis Tribute Concert July 12

Friday, June 13, 2014

Alhambra Shriners will host a concert featuring Matt Cordell in an Elvis tribute at the Alhambra Shrine Auditorium located at 1000 Alhambra Drive, Chattanooga. The show is on Saturday, July 12 at 7 p.m.  Admission is $15 for general admission and $20 for reserved seating.  Tickets can be purchased at the Alhambra Shrine or by calling 892-0223.  Doors will open at 6 p.m. 



CSCC Music Department Reschedules Holiday Concert For Dec. 21

Due to last Friday’s inclement weather, the Chamber Choir and Vocal Rhapsody Ensemble of Cleveland State Community College had to reschedule their holiday concert. The new concert date will be will on Thursday, Dec. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the George R. Johnson Cultural Heritage Center.  The celebration will include many different styles and types of music from classic choral ... (click for more)

Garden Bros Circus Comes To McKenzie Arena Feb. 26

The Garden Bros Circus is coming to McKenzie Arena on Monday, Feb. 26, at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m . America’s largest circus will include performances in three rings with special effects. It will feature motorcycle daredevils in sky, elephants, and the crazy Cossack horse riders. Garden Motorsports will attempt six riders in the Globe of Death.  There will also be Chinese acrobats, ... (click for more)

Witness Says Mayes Wanted To Fire More Shots Into Man Who Owed Him Money

A woman testified Tuesday that Jamaal Mayes told her he wanted to shoot Willie "Fathead" Bacon "five or six more times" after plugging him with a fatal shot to the chest. General Sessions Court Judge Lila Statom bound charges of criminal homicide and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon to the Grand Jury after the testimony. The 39-year-old victim's body was found ... (click for more)

Overflow Crowd Attends Latest Signal Mountain Meeting On Leaving County Schools

The December meeting of the Signal Mountain Town Council was for the most part devoted to giving citizens another chance to voice their opinions and ask questions about forming a new school district separate from Hamilton County. More people interested in the subject came than could be admitted to the council room because of fire capacity and the crowd overflowed into the lobby. ... (click for more)

All I Want For Christmas Are Digitized Newspapers For 2018 - And Response

With recent news of the Public Library investing in their own StoryCorps-ish effort with the Chattanooga Memory Project, it got me thinking about digitizing local newspapers again.   It's been two and a half years since the Chattanooga Public Library committed to sending out a request for proposals to digitize the local newspapers they have on microfilm. Back in ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Top Of My Desk

I am always pleasantly amused when people ask me how I can come up with something different to write about each day. The truth is that it is a rare day indeed when there isn’t something I want to share. As I sat down at my desk yesterday and looked about, I laughed at myself because there were several stacks each worthy of a story so please allow me to present “the best of” the ... (click for more)