Students From CGLA To Visit Tennessee American Water Plant For National Imagine A Day Without Water

Monday, September 12, 2016

Tennessee American Water will host students from Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy on Imagine a Day Without Water, a campaign to educate the public about the water infrastructure crisis currently facing the United States.

"Organized by the Value of Water Coalition, hundreds of organizations across the country will partake in events on Sept. 15 to raise awareness about the crucial need for investment to ensure that no community in America is left without water and the infrastructure that brings it to and from homes and businesses," officials said.



North River Learning Community To Kick-Off Access To A United Way Kiosk With A Community Fair

Cleveland State And Taylor Elementary Partnered For Taylor Day Saturday

Longtime McCallie Athletic Director Bill Cherry Dies


The schools of the North River Learning Community will hold a community fair this Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Middle Valley Elementary, 1609 Thrasher Pike in Hixson. The fair will kick-off access ... (click for more)

Cleveland State Community College and Taylor Elementary School partnered for “Taylor Day” at L. Quentin Lane Gymnasium Saturday. Taylor Elementary and Cleveland State are BEST (Business and ... (click for more)

Longtime McCallie Athletic Director Bill Cherry died Thursday following a lengthy illness. He was 78. An active and beloved part of the McCallie School community for 50 years, he served as ... (click for more)




Student Scene

North River Learning Community To Kick-Off Access To A United Way Kiosk With A Community Fair

The schools of the North River Learning Community will hold a community fair this Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Middle Valley Elementary, 1609 Thrasher Pike in Hixson. The fair will kick-off access to a United Way kiosk at Middle Valley that will be available at the school to parents, the community and others in the North River Learning Community. The event is called North River Connects ... (click for more)

Cleveland State And Taylor Elementary Partnered For Taylor Day Saturday

Cleveland State Community College and Taylor Elementary School partnered for “Taylor Day” at L. Quentin Lane Gymnasium Saturday. Taylor Elementary and Cleveland State are BEST (Business and Education Serving Together) Partners through Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce. Taylor Elementary sent some of their top Tigers to the Cleveland State vs. Dyersburg State basketball ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Attorney Says Only Witness To Officer Galinger Death Says 2nd Car Ran Over Rookie Officer

The attorney for Janet Hinds said the only witness to the traffic death of rookie city officer Nicholas Gallnger said his body was run over by a second vehicle. Attorney Ben McGowan said the Chattanooga Police Department is not turning over any evidence relating to the alleged second driver for his defense of the former Soddy Daisy postmaster. In an 18-page motion, he said ... (click for more)

Billy Hawk, Who Once Faced Life In Prison After Cold Case Murder Conviction, Walks Free

Billy Hawk’s nearly 40-year-long saga came to an end after Hawk pled nolo contendere to a lesser plea of voluntary manslaughter in Hamilton County Criminal Court on Monday morning. This plea will set Hawk free, as he has already served the five-year prison sentence required. Under terms of the plea, Hawk will be forbidden from speaking to the victim’s family. District Attorney ... (click for more)

Opinion

Jerry Summers: Chattanooga's Second Downtown Gem

As one of the citizens who crowded into the public opening of the Charles H. Coolidge National Medal of Honors Heritage Center adjacent to the Tennessee Aquarium on Saturday, it was a remarkable and memorable occasion. Fifteen Medal of Honor recipients were recognized and honored. Generals and privates who served our country mingled with each other with no one pulling rank. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Why I Am Mystified

I am absolutely bewildered by the surge of Bernie Sanders in the Democratic Party. Make no mistake, I describe myself as a conservative moderate, in this time when each of us must have a definition in order to be attacked by those unlike us, but I personally do not think Bernie and his outlandish beliefs would be good for the American people. I’ve read reams about this guy and, ... (click for more)