CHI Memorial Metabolic And Bariatric Care Host Open House Event

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Jaime Ponce, M.D., FACS, and CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care will host an open house from 2-4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21.  Attendees can meet Dr. Ponce and Brooke Henson, RN, CBN, bariatric surgery clinical nurse coordinator.  Information on surgical and non-surgical bariatric options will be available as well as the seminar schedule.
 
CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care is located at 7405 Shallowford Road, Suite 160, Chattanooga, TN 37421.  For more information about this event, or to register for a seminar, call 423-899-1000.


Recovery Programs Offered By TARC For Sex And Porn Addicts In Chattanooga

Becca Davis, Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Sex Addiction Therapist in Chattanooga, is the Founding Director of the Trauma and Addiction Recovery Center (TARC), a center established to help meet the needs of those hurting as a result of sexual addiction in our community.   "It’s a silent cause of destruction in the lives of many. Sex and pornography addictions ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Symphony Conductor Performs At Erlanger Wednesday

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Dallas Bay Baptist Church School Evacuated By Bomb Threat Tuesday Afternoon

Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office personnel responded to a bomb threat at Dallas Bay Baptist Church School on Tuesday.  As a precaution, all staff and children were evacuated from the building. They were moved to a secure location off-site near the school.  An all clear was given several hours later. All students at this time of been accounted for and have been ... (click for more)

Federal Appeals Court Rules In Favor Of Family With Down Syndrome Child Who Sued County Schools

The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of a couple with a Down syndrome child who sued the county schools. The parents of Luka Hyde objected when the county schools tried to move him from his zoned school to a segregated school. The ruling says under federal law that students with disabilities are supposed to be placed in the least restrictive ... (click for more)

Thank You For Cleaning Up Brown's Tavern

Thank you to whomever is responsible for the massive clean-up project that began yesterday at Brown's Tavern in Lookout Valley.  It already looks 1,000 percent better. Ricky and T.J. Hendricks Smith  (click for more)

Roy Exum: One Person Every Hour

After the first weekend in August, the United States was shaken to its core as every major media outlet reported that 67 people had been shot in Chicago, 12 of them dead in the senseless carnage. Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel pleaded for calm and announced an additional 600 police officers would join other law enforcement in the five most troubled districts. This past weekend, which ... (click for more)