Chattanooga State Presents Processes In Manufacturing Summit On Aug. 18

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Engineering and Information Technologies division at Chattanooga State Community College will present its free Annual Summit 2017 on Friday, Aug. 18, in the Omniplex building, room 124/126. Participants should enter the campus using ChattState’s main entrance to reach to the OMN building.

The summit will involve discussions about additive manufacturing, quality, nuclear processes and more. Participants may check in at 8:30 a.m.

Program presentations include:
3D Printing in Nuclear: Robert Temple, Operations Manager, Westinghouse Electric Company

Building Scale 3D Printing, Concepts & Changes for the Future of Construction: Platt Boyd, Branch Technology

3D Printing in Quality Control: Daniel Lewis, Quality Engineer, Newcomb Spring Corporation

Discussions about expanding opportunities for ChattState students during a free working lunch at noon will precede a panel question and answer session.

For more information, contact Samantha Travis at 423 697-5514 or email Samantha.travis@chattanoogastate.edu.



Band Showcase Is Feb. 24 At Brainerd High

A Band Showcase will be held Saturday, Feb. 24, at Brainerd High School.  It will begin at noon.  Bands to perform include Brainerd High School and Tyner High School, as well as two schools from Nashville, Maplewood and Pearl-Cohn. Tickets are on sale at the BHS band room for $10. (click for more)

Cleveland State Celebrates Opening Of Food Pantry

Cleveland State celebrated the grand opening of its new food pantry, the Cougar Den, on Wednesday afternoon. The goal of the food pantry is to provide assistance to CSCC students in need. (click for more)

1 Person Killed In Accident Involving 18-Wheeler On Ochs Highway

One person was killed Saturday morning on Ochs Highway. Another person in the same vehicle was taken to the hospital. An 18-wheeler was coming down the mountain, and hit three cars traveling up the mountain. Ochs Highway was closed in both directions, and HAZMAT crews were at the scene. The wreck happened at mid-morning. (click for more)

Hixson Home Destroyed By Fire Early Saturday Morning

A home was destroyed by fire early Saturday morning in Hixson. Around  2:30 a.m. , the Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responded to a possible house fire at  904 Wesley Drive  in Hixson. When the first unit arrived on the scene, they reported the second floor of the home was completely engulfed with fire. Firefighters conducted a defensive ... (click for more)

Six Things We Can Do About Mass Shootings

All politics aside, the recent shooting in Florida, and every other shooting in a public place, is a senseless and, possibly, preventable tragedy. It is absurd that we can’t gather in a free society without the fear of some nut job or terrorist using us as targets.   And then the cries of “do something!” from every quarter. But, other than the obvious attempt by agenda-pushers ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: It’s Time To ‘Prepare’

On Friday morning, this after a crazed human being killed 17 innocent children and adults at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Wednesday, I sat in a room with Sheriff Jim Hammond and members of his command staff and asked what everyone us want to know: “What do we do?” Gino Bennett, the sage guiding force, sat beside me and he told the room, “The time to ‘prevent’ is over ... (click for more)