Leitner, Williams, Dooley And Napolitan, PLLC Supports Salvation Army Corporate Angel Tree Program

Friday, December 1, 2017

Leitner, Williams, Dooley & Napolitan, PLLC law firm announces that they have teamed up with the local Salvation Army chapter to sponsor the Corporate Angel Tree Program this season. Staff and attorneys sponsored angels throughout the Chattanooga area.

Chattanooga Member James F. Exum said “We have sponsored this program in our office the last several years and it is always amazing to see how generous our attorneys and staff are this time of year.”

The Angel Tree program provides gifts to children and seniors who, due to financial hardship, may not otherwise receive a Christmas gift. The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga offers holiday assistance to provide necessities and joy to many children, seniors and families in Hamilton, Bradley and Marion counties in Tennessee and Catoosa, Dade and Walker counties in Georgia, officials said. 

Salvation Army’s Director of Volunteer Services and Special Events Alissa Best said in an email today that “The Salvation Army still has 100 senior angels that are in need of adoption."

If any company is interested in adopting angels, Ms. Best may be reached at 423-756-1023.


Upcoming Street Closings Announced

Weekly Road Construction Report

Repticon Comes To Chattanooga April 27-28


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Happenings

Upcoming Street Closings Announced

Here are upcoming street closings: Dodson Road Dodson Ave will be closed between Wilcox Boulevard and Wilson Street on Monday until Friday, March 29, between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. for the installation of the fire protection piping system for the Avondale YFD. Northbound and southbound traffic will be to Roanoke Avenue. Ely Road Ely Road will be closed between ... (click for more)

Weekly Road Construction Report

Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County: I-75 at I-24 Interchange Reconstruction: Survey parties and geotechnical crews will be on site at various locations. Shoulders may be closed at various locations between 9 a.m.-3 p.m. [C.W. Matthews Contracting Company, Inc./Pruett/DB1801] US-27 (I-124) Widening from I-24/US-27 interchange to north of the Olgiati ... (click for more)

Breaking News

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Chattanooga And St. George, Utah Announced As Finalists For 2021 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship Triathlon

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Opinion

Keep The Electoral College

In 1950 there were 12 urban areas in the United States that had one million or more citizens. In 2010, 41 had more than one million in population and this number is projected to grow to 53 by 2030 (Source: United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division). And currently more than 85 percent of our population is clustered into cities. Of the ten most ... (click for more)

Thank You, Senator Alexander, For Protecting Our Health

The American Lung Association in Tennessee is grateful to Senator Alexander for opposing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to weaken the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards. Mercury causes permanent damage to the brains of babies and unborn children, leading to developmental delays, learning disabilities and birth defects. Power plants also emit more than 80 other ... (click for more)