As the shadows began to lengthen Tuesday night an hour or so before dark, a crowd of about 50 people gathered at the Pat Summitt Plaza on the University of Tennessee campus in Knoxville. They wanted to pay tribute in some way to this woman who had cast a very long shadow on the UT sports community, women’s basketball and the basic human existence. Some were simple fans of Coach Summitt paying tribute, others were media members ... (click for more)
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I’m hunting a role model for my daughters. I’m an average middle-aged white guy who with my wife has two adopted minority daughters. And so, when the local paper featured the AP article, “Rihanna, Rhimes at Black Girls Rock!” I was intrigued and heartened. Perhaps this Rihanna ... (click for more)
June 29, 2016
The Chattanooga Parking Authority has announced downtown parking meters will not be enforced (and need not be paid) on Monday in honor of the Independence Day holiday. Parking in an unlawful ... (click for more)
The Chattanooga Heroes Run/Walk, presented by Erlanger’s Level One Trauma Center, will take place on Saturday, July 16 beginning at 8 a.m. The event features a five mile run or walk that ... (click for more)
The Greater Chattanooga Association of Realtors on Tuesday endorsed State Rep. Mike Carter in his re-election bid for the District 29 State House seat. Rep. Carter said, “I am humbled ... (click for more)
Should a Medal Of Honor Museum be built within Coolidge Park near the Theatre Centre?