Sitting like a castle on a high spot on Lookout Mountain, Covenant College’s Carter Hall has uniquely been visible from miles away since it opened as a hotel in 1928. But in recent weeks, an up-close look at the building has also been garnering plenty of attention, as Brasfield & Gorrie Construction has begun a $19.4 million restoration mostly on the building’s exterior. That includes removing the exterior insulation ... (click for more)
When Judson Manly and Billie Prater walked onto the grounds of Prater’s Mill last week, you could almost feel the history in the air. That’s not surprising since these two longtime Whitfield County residents are direct descendants of the men originally responsible for the construction ... (click for more)
TVA is closing the Raccoon Mountain recreation area from Oct. 17-Nov. 21 to perform routine maintenance and safety inspections on the dam that holds the 700 million gallon reservoir. Vehicle access to the recreation area will be closed near the Elder Mountain entrance. The TVA ... (click for more)
October 6, 2015
Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Safe Journey personnel will be conducting a child safety seat check on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. at the Chuck E. Cheese in Hixson, 22 Northgate Park. During ... (click for more)
Local author Jesse Baruffi announced Tuesday that he is having a release party for his debut comedy science fiction novel, Otto Von Trapezoid and the Empress of Thieves, this Sunday at Infinity ... (click for more)
The Knights of Columbus Council 6099 will host Oktoberfest for charity on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 4-10 p.m. at the Council Hall, 7615 Lee Hwy. "Guests will enjoy an authentic ... (click for more)
Was cutting the number of lanes on Broad Street to add bicycle lanes a good idea?