CHI Memorial Metabolic And Bariatric Care Host Open House Event

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Jaime Ponce, M.D., FACS, and CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care will host an open house from 2-4 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 21.  Attendees can meet Dr. Ponce and Brooke Henson, RN, CBN, bariatric surgery clinical nurse coordinator.  Information on surgical and non-surgical bariatric options will be available as well as the seminar schedule.
 
CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care is located at 7405 Shallowford Road, Suite 160, Chattanooga, TN 37421.  For more information about this event, or to register for a seminar, call 423-899-1000.

Erlanger To Honor Drs. Fesmire, Worthington, Schlabach And JoAnne Favors At Dinner Of Distinction

Ridgedale Baptist Church’s Senior Adult Choir Performs At Morning Pointe

Parkridge Valley West Opens 28-Bed Acute Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit At Parkridge West Hospital


Dr. Mack Worthington, Dr. Larry Schlabach, JoAnne Favors and the late Dr. Francis Fesmire will be honored at the Erlanger Health System Foundations annual “Dinner of Distinction” on Jan. 18, ... (click for more)

For the past 10 years, the senior adult choir from Ridgedale Baptist Church has been filling the halls of Morning Pointe Senior Living communities throughout the Chattanooga area with the sounds ... (click for more)

Parkridge Valley West – formerly Mountainview Treatment Center in Jasper – has relocated acute inpatient behavioral health services to a newly renovated, approximately 15,000 square-foot space ... (click for more)


Living Well

Erlanger To Honor Drs. Fesmire, Worthington, Schlabach And JoAnne Favors At Dinner Of Distinction

Dr. Mack Worthington, Dr. Larry Schlabach, JoAnne Favors and the late Dr. Francis Fesmire will be honored at the Erlanger Health System Foundations annual “Dinner of Distinction” on Jan. 18, 2019. This is the 16th year for Erlanger’s annual recognition event, which is being held at the Westin Hotel, from 5:30-9 p.m. Drs. Mack Worthington, Larry Schlabach, and Francis Fesmire ... (click for more)

Ridgedale Baptist Church’s Senior Adult Choir Performs At Morning Pointe

For the past 10 years, the senior adult choir from Ridgedale Baptist Church has been filling the halls of Morning Pointe Senior Living communities throughout the Chattanooga area with the sounds of singing. The choir visited the residents of Morning Pointe of Chattanooga – Shallowford recently with their renditions of gospel favorites. “The choir entertained our residents with ... (click for more)

Breaking News

County Putting $10 Million Toward New Shelter For Humane Educational Society

County officials are committing $10 million toward a new shelter for the Humane Educational Society (HES). Only Commissioner Tim Boyd spoke against the allocation at a commission meeting on Wednesday. He said a more urgent need was a $5 million training center for police, fire and emergency workers. County Finance Director Albert Kiser said the county came up with a total ... (click for more)

Grundy County Deputy Charged With Voluntary Manslaughter In Chase Shooting Death

An officer-involved shooting investigation in Grundy County by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a deputy, charged with voluntary manslaughter. At the request of 12 th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, on Dec. 24, 2017, TBI special agents responded to an officer-involved shooting that occurred around 10:30 p.m. ... (click for more)

Opinion

County Commissioners, Stop Pandering And Lead

There is no shortage of public need in Hamilton County, and only a limited amount of revenue and capital bond issues. I cannot admire or appreciate an elected Hamilton County Commission that leads by warm and fuzzy kitty emotions over real and tangible needs. As Commissioner Tim Boyd correctly stated, there is immediate and emergent need for police and fire training facilities. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Lamar Rants

Being a child of the South, I’ve marveled at our funny sayings for all of my life. I’ve been at a football game and heard a disgruntled fan in the stands say of his team’s quarterback, “That boy couldn’t play dead in a cowboy movie.” I’ve been at the Sunday supper table and heard, “I’m of a mind each one of his sermons is better than the next.” And I’ve sat in a Saturday morning ... (click for more)