Corker Gives Statement On Bipartisan Immigration Discussions

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Senator Bob Corker on Thursday released the following statement on immigration discussions:

 

“I very much appreciate the bipartisan efforts that are underway to resolve a number of the immigration challenges facing our country and hope that very soon we are able to reach agreement on a piece of legislation that the president will sign into law.”


Roadside Motels Had Their Heyday Until The Freeway Ruined Things; They Are Featured In Chattanooga In Old Photos

Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Brian Kemp Will Win Georgia Governor's Race

Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday


Roadside motels run by Mom and Pop had their heyday in the early days of motor travel up until the 1950s and 1960s. Then the freeways came along and suddenly their traffic was virtually gone. ... (click for more)

More than a week after the midterm elections, Democrat Stacey Abrams has acknowledged defeat in the Georgia gubernatorial race to Republican candidate Brian Kemp. "I acknowledge that former ... (click for more)

Here is the upcoming City Council agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilman Mitchell). III. Minute Approval. IV. Special Presentation. ... (click for more)


Breaking News

Roadside Motels Had Their Heyday Until The Freeway Ruined Things; They Are Featured In Chattanooga In Old Photos

Roadside motels run by Mom and Pop had their heyday in the early days of motor travel up until the 1950s and 1960s. Then the freeways came along and suddenly their traffic was virtually gone. A long list of the roadside motels that once thrived in and around Chattanooga are featured in the new book Chattanooga in Old Photos, sponsored by Chattanoogan.com. Some of those pictured ... (click for more)

Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Brian Kemp Will Win Georgia Governor's Race

More than a week after the midterm elections, Democrat Stacey Abrams has acknowledged defeat in the Georgia gubernatorial race to Republican candidate Brian Kemp. "I acknowledge that former Secretary of State Brian Kemp will be certified as the victor in the 2018 gubernatorial election," said Ms. Abrams said at a press conference Friday. Officials said Mr. Kemp had the most ... (click for more)

Opinion

Bring Jeff Styles Back Now That His Case Was Dismissed

Now that prosecutors have dropped charges against Jeff Styles — and he's not been found guilty by a jury of his peers — I hope Bill Lockhart and WGOW will return him to the station. I'm believe his listeners will welcome him back with open arms. After one has been through a ringer like this, I'm not sure how you get your life back unless a good guy like Mr. Lockhart steps up ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: When Coach Mike Gundy Went Off

Back in late September of 2007, a gutsy Oklahoma State football team had just won a wild 49-46 slugfest against previously unbeaten Texas Tech in Stillwater. In the loser’s locker room, this after OSU’s Zac Peterson drilled a 54-yard TD pass in the waning minute to come from behind, the soon-to-be legend Mike Leach tore his Red Raiders apart. I mean, the man with the lifelong obsession ... (click for more)

Sports

Bearettes Clobber William Blount, 58-18, For 2,200th All-Time Victory

CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Winning is a huge part of the Bradley Central Bearettes’ rich basketball tradition. So, it was no big shock when the Bearettes raced to a 14-point, first-quarter lead and eventually trounced visiting William Blount, 58-18, behind Anna Walker’s game-high 17 points at Jim Smiddy Arena on Thursday. It was Bradley’s 2,200 th all-time victory against 486 losses ... (click for more)

Hamilton Heights' Itodo, Martinez Sign Basketball Grants

Hamilton Heights had two players sign college scholarship papers on Thursday. Sammy Itodo, a 6-foot-7, 215-pound center from Nigeria, signed with Gardner-Webb and Esmery Martinez, a 6-foot-3 guard from the Dominican Republic, decided to continue her education and athletic career at Mississippi State. “I’m excited to sign at Gardner-Webb because I love the culture they have ... (click for more)