Miley Cyrus Donates Items For Ronald McDonald House Auction

Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Items donated by Miley Cyrus for the Ronald McDonald House auction. Click to enlarge.
Items donated by Miley Cyrus for the Ronald McDonald House auction. Click to enlarge.

Chattanooga Ronald McDonald House Charities will host “It’s a Rockin’ Auction” online Aug. 20-31.

The online auction features over 300 items including: University of Tennessee vs. University of Alabama football game tickets, vacation getaways to New York City and San Diego complete with airline and hotel, Miley Cyrus autographed merchandise plus script from Hannah Montana show, spa services, unique gifts, beach trips, golf trips, private catering, sports memorabilia, local attractions and much more.

Browse through Chattanooga’s largest selection of online items beginning Aug. 6 at www.rmhchattanooga.com.

All items have been donated by local businesses and individuals.

Proceeds from the “It’s a Rockin’ Auction” Online, benefit families with critically ill and injured children at Chattanooga Ronald McDonald House. For more information, visit www.rmhchattanooga.com or call 778-4300.


23 Children Accepted Into 2022 Relaunch Of Dance Alive Program

2 Generous Donors Aid ChattaNeuter

National Nonprofit Petco Love Invests In McKamey Animal Center To Save And Improve The Lives Of Pet In Chattanooga


Children at South Chattanooga and Shepherd Center auditioned for Dance Alive, a free two-week introductory dance program. The 22-year partnership between Ballet Tennessee and the City of Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Officials of ChattaNeuter said two generous donors have helped the facility on the path to reach their goal of providing professional, subsidized spay/neuter services to eliminate the unnecessary ... (click for more)

McKamey Animal Center has received a $55,000 grant investment from national nonprofit Petco Love during a celebration at the Hixson Petco, 5756 TN-153 Suite 100 in Hixson on Tuesday at 2 p.m. ... (click for more)



Happenings

23 Children Accepted Into 2022 Relaunch Of Dance Alive Program

Children at South Chattanooga and Shepherd Center auditioned for Dance Alive, a free two-week introductory dance program. The 22-year partnership between Ballet Tennessee and the City of Chattanooga served thousands of children before its pause in 2020 due to COVID. The program will relaunch in July through The Pop-up Project, in collaboration with the city of chattanooga and the ... (click for more)

2 Generous Donors Aid ChattaNeuter

Officials of ChattaNeuter said two generous donors have helped the facility on the path to reach their goal of providing professional, subsidized spay/neuter services to eliminate the unnecessary euthanasia of cats and dogs by funding interior remodeling of the clinic to enlarge and increase efficiency in the medical areas. They have also generously underwritten two free spay/neuter ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Weston Wamp Calls For Open, Deliberative Process On Proposed Southside Stadium

Republican county mayor nominee Weston Wamp said Tuesday that there should be a deliberative, transparent process with public participation regarding a proposed $79.5 million community stadium. He spoke at a fundraiser at the Gilman Building attended by Governor Bill Lee. County Mayor Jim Coppinger earlier said he hopes to have the stadium plan in place before he leaves office. ... (click for more)

Gas Prices Drop 9.1 Cents In Chattanooga

Average gasoline prices in Chattanooga have fallen 9.1 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $4.24 per gallon on Tuesday, according to GasBuddy's survey of 170 stations in Chattanooga. Prices in Chattanooga are 15.5 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand $1.40 higher than a year ago. The price of diesel has fallen 6.3 cents nationally in the past week and stands ... (click for more)

Opinion

Dangerous Dam At Ketner's Mill Has Claimed Too Many Young Lives

Something must be done about the dangerous low head dam at Ketner’s Mill on the Sequatchie River in Whitwell, Tn. (Marion County). This dam is a dangerous public safety hazard that has claimed the lives of many young people through the years. It seems to me to be grossly negligent for the owner of this dam (which no longer serves any purpose) to continue to allow unknowing ... (click for more)

Uncovering Chattanooga’s Hidden Gem

Missionary Ridge is Chattanooga's "diamond in the rough" that can spearhead a new era in our city's growth. Way back on Nov. 25, 1863, soldiers under the leadership of General Ulysses S. Grant stormed Missionary Ridge and broke the back of the Confederacy. The Battle of Missionary Ridge demonstrated the superior forces of the industrialized North and gave their soldiers a chance ... (click for more)