Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Oct. 9-13

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
TUES/10 Hixson Chamber Council Community Coffee
8 - 9 a.m.
Dominion Senior Living: 2143 Northpoint Blvd.
 
TUES/10 Ribbon Cutting for the Ronald McDonald House Charities
11 a.m.
Ronald McDonald House Charities: 975 E 3rd St.
 
WED/11 midTown Chamber Council Meeting
11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Family Justice Center: 5705 Uptain Rd.
Speaker: Elaine Swafford, CGLA
$10
 
THUR/12 Ribbon Cutting for Southern Heritage Bank
10 a.m.
Southern Heritage Bank: 2021 Hamilton Place Blvd.
 
THUR/12- Small Business Orientation- Complimentary Morning Course
11:30 a.m.
- 1 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd.
This seminar will address key topics such as business entity options and tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options and the extensive network of resources through the TSBDC. 
Register at clients.tsbdc.org/workshop.aspx?ekey=30370035.
 
THUR/12 Southside Chamber Council Meeting
Noon - 1 p.m.
green|spaces: 63 E Main St.
Speaker: Martha Hunter, Reflections Riding
$12
 
THUR/12 Ribbon Cutting for the Conversant Group
4 - 5 p.m.
Conversant Group: 1513 Cowart St.
 
THUR/12- Small Business Orientation- Complimentary Evening Course
5 - 7 p.m.
INCubator: 100 Cherokee Blvd. 
This seminar will address key topics such as business entity options and tax registration, the importance of business planning, financing options, and the extensive network of resources through the TSBDC. 
Register at clients.tsbdc.org/workshop.aspx?ekey=30360171.
 
FRI/13 East Brainerd Chamber Council Coffee
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
The Spice and Tea Exchange: 2115 Gunbarrel Rd.
Free

Cumberland Trust Adds Trust Specialist To Chattanooga-Focused Team

Chris Collins Named To Husch Blackwell Partnership

Tennessee State November Revenues Higher Than Budgeted


Cumberland Trust has added Eric Roddy to its personal trust team as a trust specialist. In his role, Mr. Roddy supports trust officers with daily administrative duties including bill pay and ... (click for more)

Chris Collins has been elected by Husch Blackwell to the firm’s partnership, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Mr. Collins, an experienced litigator in real estate, development and construction, works ... (click for more)

Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin announced Monday that overall November state revenues were $1.0 billion, which is 8.98 percent more than November ... (click for more)


Business

Cumberland Trust Adds Trust Specialist To Chattanooga-Focused Team

Cumberland Trust has added Eric Roddy to its personal trust team as a trust specialist. In his role, Mr. Roddy supports trust officers with daily administrative duties including bill pay and distribution, assisting with the overall care taking of the trust and client relationship. He joins the personal trust team focused on supporting Cumberland Trust’s Chattanooga client base. ... (click for more)

Chris Collins Named To Husch Blackwell Partnership

Chris Collins has been elected by Husch Blackwell to the firm’s partnership, effective Jan. 1, 2019. Mr. Collins, an experienced litigator in real estate, development and construction, works with clients to help them both avoid unnecessary litigation and to strengthen their pre-litigation position. When litigation proves unavoidable, however, he guides the client throughout the ... (click for more)

Breaking News

State Dismisses All Charges Against Charles Toney In Controversial Arrest

The state on Tuesday morning dismissed all charges against aspiring rapper Charles Toney in connection with his arrest that led to a U.S. Department of Justice probe. The arrest on Dec. 3 on Donaldson Road was caught on video by a neighbor and went viral. It showed Toney being punched and kicked by an officer while he was handcuffed. District Attorney Neal Pinkston afterward ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Schools Announces New School Options And Timeline

For the 2019-2020 school year, Hamilton County Schools is opening enrollment to a select group of schools, “My Future Schools,” to which students across the district will be eligible to apply. Officials said, "Opening enrollment to these schools will provide students with a diverse range of options outside of their neighborhood zoned school. These schools will be in addition to ... (click for more)

Opinion

An Open Letter Concerning The Proposed Ooltewah Waste Treatment Facility - And Response (2)

The Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority and County Commissioner Tim Boyd want to build a sewage treatment plant in my backyard. I bought my house in Ooltewah in 1994, raised my children here and worked hard to pay it off. My home has been my small piece of the American Dream. Now, the WWTA and Commissioner Boyd want to reward my hard work by taking away about ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Real Christmas Miracle

There is a huge shopping mall in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin -- think of a suburb of Milwaukee -- and about two-to-three miles away from the Mayfair Mall is where the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin is located. The fact the renowned medical center is in the vicinity of the mall is what we call “a salient point,” which are very important when a story is presented that many, many people ... (click for more)