PHOTOS: Eastgate Fire Was 40 Years Ago

Saturday, December 31, 2011

A fire struck Eastgate Mall 40 years ago


Wayne Shearer’s World War II Memoir, Part 12: Testing And Preparing For Pilot Training

Signal Mountain Genealogical Society Meets April 2

Chester Martin: Captain Nathan Campbell Napier Of Walker County


(Editor’s Note: Dr. Wayne Shearer, 94, is a retired optometrist and retired colonel from the U.S. Air Force Reserve now living in Hixson. In his early 90s, he decided to sit down and write from ... (click for more)

The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday , April 2 , at the Walden Town Hall, 1836 Taft Highway. Refreshments will be served followed by a brief business ... (click for more)

Although the following story is complete in itself it refers back to earlier writings I have done on the Broomtown Road (Ga. Hwy. 337) between LaFayette and Menlo, Georgia. My last writing was ... (click for more)


Memories

Wayne Shearer’s World War II Memoir, Part 12: Testing And Preparing For Pilot Training

(Editor’s Note: Dr. Wayne Shearer, 94, is a retired optometrist and retired colonel from the U.S. Air Force Reserve now living in Hixson. In his early 90s, he decided to sit down and write from memory and a few records he still possesses his recollections of going through Army Air Corps pilot training at several bases in the United States during World War II. A lifelong writer, ... (click for more)

Signal Mountain Genealogical Society Meets April 2

The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society will meet at 1 p.m. on Tuesday , April 2 , at the Walden Town Hall, 1836 Taft Highway. Refreshments will be served followed by a brief business meeting and program. The speaker for the day will be Lynn Hill, Signal Mountain resident and registrar for the Chickamauga Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Her program ... (click for more)

Breaking News

1 Person Killed In 2-Car Wreck In East Ridge

One person was killed in a two-vehicle crash in East Ridge late Monday afternoon. The wreck involving two cars was at the intersection of Altamaha Street and Ringgold Road around 5:45 p.m. A person in the other vehicle was taken to a hospital by private vehicle. The wreck is still under investigation. (click for more)

Lipsey Trucking Reiterates That Executive Facing Cocaine Charges Will Have No Role With Chattanooga Firm

The Chattanooga trucking firm headed by Joseph Lipsey III, who was arrested on charges of supplying cocaine and alcohol to teens, has reiterated that he will have no management or ownership role with the firm going forward. Lipsey was arrested on serious federal felony charges along with his wife and 19-year-old son relating to teen parties at Aspen, Col. It was speculated ... (click for more)

Opinion

Use A Bar Poll To Help Decide Next Judge - And Response

All people who are familiar with the Hamilton County General Session Court which contains five judges will tell you that Judge Clarence Shattuck is by far the best judge, and perhaps in the history of General Sessions Court. He is highly respected for his legal ability, courtesy, understanding, judicial temperament, who is not bias and is neutral to all parties whether a civil case ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What’s Become Of Roy?

Today I must begin by telling my Chattanoogan.com readers how humbled and touched I am by the dozens of emails I have received in recent weeks, all concerning my daily disappearance from this website. I like to think my daily musings may, in some way, have a ripple effect on some of the people, the places, and the things that intrigue me. I believe I have rarely sought popularity, ... (click for more)