Due to inclement weather, Movies in the Park in Coolidge Park is canceled for this evening (Saturday).
First Things First officials said, "We hope to see everyone next Saturday."
Please visit firstthings.org for more information.
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The 13th Annual Fall Plant Sale and Festival at Crabtree Farms will be Saturday, Sept. 12, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The event will include workshops, crafts, garden plants and food. Admission ... (click for more)
The 9th Annual Wally's Friends For Life Pet Photo Contest is currently underway. "It’s only ten dollars to enter your pet into the contest, and your friends and family can vote online for ... (click for more)
The Catoosa County Public Works Department has scheduled cross drain and road repair work on Baggett Road, between 509 Baggett Road and Atcheson Court. This section will be closed to ... (click for more)
The 13th Annual Fall Plant Sale and Festival at Crabtree Farms will be Saturday, Sept. 12, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The event will include workshops, crafts, garden plants and food. Admission and parking are free. All plant starts are cultivated in the greenhouse at Crabtree Farms using sustainable methods. A complete list of available plants will be coming soon. ... (click for more)
The 9th Annual Wally's Friends For Life Pet Photo Contest is currently underway. "It’s only ten dollars to enter your pet into the contest, and your friends and family can vote online for one dollar. Just imagine your pet’s face on the front cover or on the inside of Wally’s Friends 2016 calendar," officials said. Go to wallysfriends.com , front page, upper right ... (click for more)
A 24-year-old Hixson man who went on a rampage and killed five military personnel at Chattanooga apparently went target shooting in the Tennessee River Gorge area just beforehand. A Chattanoogan said he was canoeing the day before the shooting and heard Mohammad Abdulazeez shooting in the woods in a remote area. The man, who said he thought he was being shot at, looked ... (click for more)
The Navy plans to bring charges against Lt. Cmdr. Timothy White, who fired shots at a Hixson man who on July 16 rammed through a gate at the facility on Amnicola Highway and killed four Marines and a sailor, columnist Allen West wrote. He said he received a text message confirming the charges are imminent against the Chattanoogan, who is the father of six and who has acknowledged ... (click for more)
I am an American by birth and a Chattanoogan by the Grace of God. (A phrase I borrowed from the late Lewis Grizzard and modified) I grew up in Chattanooga / East Ridge – Anna B. Lacey Elementary, Dalewood Junior High, Brainerd High, degree UTC. My family lived in Chattanooga until March of this year but I’m still up every month visiting friends. I have been following ... (click for more)
The United States Navy has run a tight ship since it was founded in October of 1776. You’ll recall that was when Capt. John Paul Jones began to forge the steel with the words, “I have not yet begun to fight.” Some years later Adm. David Farragut etched himself into Navy lore when he cried, “Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead!” During the attack on Pearl Harbor, Lt. Howell Forgy ... (click for more)