Happy With Senator Corker

Friday, August 25, 2017

Count me as a Tennessee voter who is "happy" with the job  Senator Corker is doing. 

Tim Gobble

Cleveland 



The Federal Furlough Does Directly Impact Our Chattanooga Family And Others

Dear Mom And Dad: Cool It At Kid Sports

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It's easy being in Chattanooga to think of the government shutdown as some D.C. area political drama. Maybe it's something you watch on TV or read about, but it can all seem distant because it ... (click for more)

If you are the mother or father of a high school athlete here in Tennessee, this message is primarily for you. When you attend an athletic event that involves your son or daughter, cheer ... (click for more)

I would like to start by commenting that I wish the American people would read more. If citizens would actually read the reports that come out of the Trump administration, and specifically from ... (click for more)


Opinion

The Federal Furlough Does Directly Impact Our Chattanooga Family And Others

It's easy being in Chattanooga to think of the government shutdown as some D.C. area political drama. Maybe it's something you watch on TV or read about, but it can all seem distant because it doesn't impact you. I hear the indifference when I talk to people at church on Sunday, in my neighborhood, at Publix, in car-line. A small shake of the head and sigh, "Isn't that too bad," ... (click for more)

Dear Mom And Dad: Cool It At Kid Sports

If you are the mother or father of a high school athlete here in Tennessee, this message is primarily for you. When you attend an athletic event that involves your son or daughter, cheer to your heart’s content, enjoy the camaraderie that high school sports offer and have fun. But when it comes to verbally criticizing game officials or coaches, cool it. Make no mistake ... (click for more)

Breaking News

City Council Approves M-1 Zoning For Harriet Tubman Site

The City Council on Tuesday night approved M-1 zoning for the 44-acre site of the former Harriet Tubman public housing project in East Chattanooga. Conditions include a list of unwanted industrial users that would not be allowed and the requirement of a transportation study before closing with a jobs prospect. Dumpsters would be at least 200 feet from a nearby home. Council ... (click for more)

Driver Flees From Collegedale Police; Runs Over Passenger Near Volkswagen; Caught At Shepherd Road

A driver sped off from Collegedale Police on Tuesday afternoon, then ran over a passenger who tried to get out of the speeding car, and finally was captured near Shepherd Road. The car chase started out on Little Debbie Parkway as a traffic stop for multiple traffic offenses. As officers approached the vehicle, the car took off. The registration displayed on the vehicle came ... (click for more)

Sports

Evans Scores 31 To Lead Boyd-Buchanan 68-60 Victory

The Boyd-Buchanan Buccaneers have four basketball games in the next five days, but all is well so far as they started off that grueling stretch with a win over Hixson Monday night at Boyd-Buchanan’s Tom Jett Gymnasium. The Wildcats lost for the 11 th time in 13 games, but they didn’t play like it as they gave the Buccaneers all they wanted in more during the first half when the ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Teams Win Pair Of SoCon Games Saturday

Saturday was a Red Letter Day for Chattanooga Mocs basketball teams. Both Chattanooga teams were victorious in Southern Conference action at McKenzie Arena. The Lady Mocs won their second-straight game after going through a tough eight-game losing streak as they beat the East Tennessee State University Lady Buccaneers by a 76-67 final while the Chattanooga men got back on ... (click for more)