Farm Credit Mid-America Presents Check To DART

Thursday, February 16, 2017
Pictured, left to right: HCOEM Director Tony Reavley, Farm Credit Mid-America Loan Officer Michael Reed, DART Rep. Renita Beaty and Farm Credit Mid-America Loan Officer Daniel Atkinson.
Pictured, left to right: HCOEM Director Tony Reavley, Farm Credit Mid-America Loan Officer Michael Reed, DART Rep. Renita Beaty and Farm Credit Mid-America Loan Officer Daniel Atkinson.
Farm Credit Mid-America presented a $1,000 check to the Hamilton County Disaster Animal Response Team (DART) for their emergency animal care/recovery efforts during the Gatlinburg Wildland fires.


Fire Survivor Meets Her Rescuers

A 45-year-old woman who was pulled from her burning home last September got to meet the people who rescued her on Saturday. Carrie Gann was critically injured when her house at 111 Centro Street was engulfed in flames early in the morning on September 20   "I wouldn't be alive today if it weren't for these men right here," said Ms. Gann, as she arrived ... (click for more)

Judge David Campbell DAR Presents Washington Portrait To Jasper Elementary

Judge David Campbell Chapter, TSDAR of Chattanooga, has donated a framed print of George Washington to Jasper Elementary School.  Member Nancy Larson, who serves on the Community Classroom Committee, presented Jasper students the founding father’s portrait.  Principal Kimberly Shurett stood with her students under Jasper’s decorated Christmas tree on Friday to ... (click for more)

Clerk Shot During Holdup At Lee Highway Convenience Store Early Saturday Morning

A clerk was shot during a holdup at a convenience store on Lee Highway early Saturday morning. Paul Evans, 24, has non-life threatening injuries. At approximately  12:56 a.m.  Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot call at the Mapco at 6200 Lee Highway.   Upon arrival, Chattanooga Police officers located the victim. He told police that a man armed ... (click for more)

Woman Shot Twice By Estranged Boyfriend In Front Of Multiple People At Her Home In Dalton

A woman's estranged boyfriend entered her residence in Dalton on Friday night and shot her twice in front of a group of people, authorities said. Heather Renee Griffin, 42, was transported to Hamilton Medical Center and later transferred to Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga. Police are searching for Bertram Gerome Beck in the incident. At 7:35 p.m., the Whitfield County ... (click for more)

Connie McDade Enriched The Lives Of Hundreds Of Students

The message about Connie McDade was very touching. I was one of Connie's professors at UTC and thankfully she excelled anyway.  She was an enthusiastic educator, an exceptional person and generous individual.  She was a devoted teacher, loving wife, wonderful mentor and someone who will continue to bring joy to others beyond this life.   Future students ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Why Not Good People?

It makes no difference if you are a Republican or Democrat, liberal or conservative – I believe we will all come up short this Tuesday when Alabama announces the winner of a special election for a new Senator. On one hand you have Roy Moore, a controversial judge who has been bounced off the state’s Supreme Court twice, painted as a pedophile by numerous accusers, and just observed ... (click for more)