Southern Adventist's New Archaeology Exhibit Opens Sept. 12

Friday, September 9, 2016
Southern Adventist University’s Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum is hosting a brand new exhibit “A World in Miniature: Creation, Cosmos, and Ecology on Seals from Biblical Times.” This exhibit brings together approximately 65 ancient seals and artifacts from the Yale Babylonian Collection at Yale University, the Siegfried H. Horn Archaeological Museum at Andrews University, and the Badè Museum at Pacific School of Religion. These intricately carved objects reflect how ancient cultures during biblical times understood existential questions of origins, worldview, and their relationship with the natural environment.

The exxhibit will take place Monday, Sept.
12, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
at Hackman Hall, First Floor
4881 Taylor Circle in 
Collegedale.

Student Has "Life-Changing Experience" At GNTC

Chattanooga State’s Hunter Takes Helm As TNLA President

12 Chattanooga Area High School Students Graduate From BASF’s TECH Academy


Joshua Banks looks for the lesson he should learn in his life experiences–good or bad–and how he can use that knowledge for the better. Banks graduated from Georgia Northwestern Technical ... (click for more)

Chattanooga State’s Dwight Hunter will officially step into the role of president for the Tennessee Library Association for the 2022-2023 year on July 1 after serving as vice president/president ... (click for more)

Twelve Hamilton County high school juniors and seniors graduated from BASF’s TECH Academy program that introduces students to technical and craft careers through a partnership with Chattanooga ... (click for more)



Student Scene

Student Has "Life-Changing Experience" At GNTC

Joshua Banks looks for the lesson he should learn in his life experiences–good or bad–and how he can use that knowledge for the better. Banks graduated from Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) in 2021 with a diploma in Industrial Systems Technology. He’s enrolled in GNTC’s Instrumentation and Controls Technician associate degree program but had to take the spring ... (click for more)

Chattanooga State’s Hunter Takes Helm As TNLA President

Chattanooga State’s Dwight Hunter will officially step into the role of president for the Tennessee Library Association for the 2022-2023 year on July 1 after serving as vice president/president elect during 2021-2022. Hunter, a librarian in Chattanooga State’s Kolwyck Library and Information Commons since 1992, holds a master’s degree in information systems from the University ... (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)