Antioch Missionary Baptist Outreach Ministry To Serve Thanksgiving Meals

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Outreach Ministry will be serving Thanksgiving meals, beginning at noon on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, at Chili's Restaurant, 408 Market St., Chattanooga.

Anyone is invited to join in the a free Thanksgiving dinner and fellowship.


Steve Ellison: Why Are You Angry?

God asks penetrating questions. We should pay attention. God had some interesting questions for Cain in Genesis chapter 4.   Cain and his brother, Abel, each brought offerings to the Lord. Abel’s offering was acceptable, Cain’s was not. The Bible does not spell out the reason why one offering was accepted and the other was not. What it does say is that Cain was angry, ... (click for more)

VA Offers Workshop For Clergy Who Support Veterans

Tennessee Valley Healthcare System (TVHS) chaplains will host a Helping Our Veterans Heal workshop on  Thursday, Aug. 23,  at the East Brainerd Church of Christ at 7745 E. Brainerd Road.   Members of the clergy are a critical point of contact for veterans in the community. The goal of this workshop is to equip them to meet the spiritual needs ... (click for more)

NAACP Wants Answers On Snafu That Caused 43 Ballots Not To Be Counted In Recent Hamilton County Election

Officials of the NAACP said they have "grave concerns" about an election snafu in Hamilton County that left the ballots of 43 voters uncounted in the Aug. 2 election. The group said there has been little information given on the complex problem involving an earlier shift in voter lines. They have written a letter to Mark Goins, state election coordinator, and Kerry Steelman, ... (click for more)

Hearing Delay On Suit Brought By State Democrats To Keep Robin Smith Off Ballot

A hearing has been delayed on a lawsuit brought by the Tennessee Democratic Party seeking to keep Republican Robin Smith off the ballot in House District 26. Ms. Smith was the only candidate after longtime Rep. Gerald McCormick abruptly announced he was leaving his post to move to Nashville. Chancellor Jeff Atherton on Monday afternoon said he could not take the case until ... (click for more)

Make One Of The Proposed Surplus City Buildings Into A Local History Museum - And Response

The city of Chattanooga currently has no history center or museum. That is because several years ago it was conveyed to the public, in the blinking of an eye, that $9 million that had been raised mysteriously vanished for reasons unexplainable to this date. In the meantime, valuable artifacts and collections are sitting in cellars, basements and storage facilities instead of being ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: No Cell Phones Allowed

There was a time, not so long ago, when school-aged children would learn lessons from a prescribed text, such as a textbook. Today texting is far, far different and, as any of our teachers will tell us, cell phones have become the scourge of education. In almost every classroom, kids will silently text in the shadow of the desk in front of them rather than focus on the lesson. Yet ... (click for more)