Judge Russell Bean Speaks At Red Bank-White Oak Historical Society Thursday

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

The Red Bank-White Oak Historical Society will meet Thursday at the Red Bank Firehall No. 2.  

Judge Russell Bean, RBHS class of 1959, will be the speaker.  

There will be a finger food pot luck meal at 5:45 p.m. Suggestions to bring are dips, sandwiches, chips, beverages, desserts, etc.   

Judge Bean will speak at 6:30 p.m. 



Chester Martin: Memories Of D-Day, 1944

Chief John Ross Chapter, NSDAR Earns Tennessee Society Recognition

No "Happy Memorial Day" - Lessons Worth Sharing With One's Family


I was only 9 years old at the time and schools had just let out for the summer. I do not remember any particular increase in 'war-talk' among the adult population, and if there were any of that, ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Society Daughters of the American Revolution has awarded the Chief John Ross Chapter, NSDAR with the Second Place Recognition for the number of points earned by activities related ... (click for more)

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Memories

Chester Martin: Memories Of D-Day, 1944

I was only 9 years old at the time and schools had just let out for the summer. I do not remember any particular increase in 'war-talk' among the adult population, and if there were any of that, it never reached us kids. True, the adult population seemed to have followed a thin line of information, available on newspaper and radio news, but NO ONE in the civilian world had any inkling ... (click for more)

Chief John Ross Chapter, NSDAR Earns Tennessee Society Recognition

The Tennessee Society Daughters of the American Revolution has awarded the Chief John Ross Chapter, NSDAR with the Second Place Recognition for the number of points earned by activities related to education, historic preservation and patriotism. The Tennessee Society Daughters of the American Revolution has more than 6000 members in over 90 chapters across the state. Among the ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Woman Arrested On Drug Charges After Police Confiscate 50 Pounds Of Marijuana, 23 Pounds Of THC Oil

The Chattanooga Police Department Narcotics Unit arrested a woman on drug charges and confiscated 50 pounds of marijuana and 23 pounds of THC oil. Delores Lawrence, 63, of 1303 Arlington Ave., was charged with possession of marijuana for resale and possession of THC oil for resale. CPD narcotics investigators and Gun Team officers on Saturday stopped a suspect who was ... (click for more)

City Council To Vote Tuesday On Restarting Business Improvement District Process

The City Council will vote Tuesday night to restart the process of setting up a Business Improvement District (BID) in downtown Chattanooga. If the vote passes, it would set up a public hearing and final vote on July 23. Council members Erskine Oglesby, Anthony Byrd and Jerry Mitchell are sponsoring the resolution. In a raucous meeting last Tuesday night, there were numerous ... (click for more)

Opinion

Rhonda Thurman: More Money Won't Fix The Problems In The Hamilton County Schools - And Response

“For the Children”, “Invest in our future”, “Our children deserve a first class education”, “Our teachers make less than all the counties around us”, “It will only cost a latte a day or a night a week eating out”, these statements show up at HCDE school budget time as sure as, “Have a nice day” at the bank, “My pleasure” at Chick-fil-a and “Thank you for shopping at Walmart”. These ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What The Indians Knew

‘Flea’ Chambliss, who was a hale-and-hearty friend for my entire life, died at the age of 81 last week and, when the funeral is held at Lookout Mountain’s Church of the Good Shepherd this coming Tuesday (3:30 p.m.), you can bet some glorious stories will be told. After all, ‘Flea’ was indeed a Chambliss – their family Bible proclaiming he was regally known as John Alexander Chambliss ... (click for more)