Highland Park Avenue Closed Thursday And Friday For Emergency Water Leak Repair

Thursday, October 18, 2018
1601 Highland Park Ave will be closed in between E. 16th Street and E. 17th Street on Thursday and Friday for an emergency water leak repair. 
 
Local detours will be posted by Tennessee American Water.  

View CDOT's map of event and road closures for full details of projects underway in our public space.      

Bethlehem Center Hosts United We Dance Nov. 27

Southern Lit Alliance Hosts Season's Readings Dec. 4

CDOT Announces Closure On Sandswitch Road


Chattanooga residents will get the chance to celebrate giving through dance, food, and fellowship at the Bethlehem Center’s United We Dance event. The Bethlehem Center will host the night ... (click for more)

Southern Lit Alliance presents Season's Readings on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6 p.m. Guests will hear about the hottest new book releases and one especially inspiring memoir. The event will ... (click for more)

Sandswitch Road will be closed to through traffic from Boy Scout Road to Lower Mill Road and will be completely closed between the addresses of 6735 to 6751 Sandswitch Road from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 ... (click for more)


Happenings

Bethlehem Center Hosts United We Dance Nov. 27

Chattanooga residents will get the chance to celebrate giving through dance, food, and fellowship at the Bethlehem Center’s United We Dance event. The Bethlehem Center will host the night of dancing to celebrate Giving Tuesday on Nov. 27 from 6-8 p.m. at the Granfalloon, 400 E. Main St #120. The Granfalloon will be full of dancing people as they learn Salsa, Zumba from Our ... (click for more)

Southern Lit Alliance Hosts Season's Readings Dec. 4

Southern Lit Alliance presents Season's Readings on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6 p.m. Guests will hear about the hottest new book releases and one especially inspiring memoir. The event will feature Star Lowe of Star Line Books and Dick Wall of Mr. Owita's Guide to Gardening. The event is free, but registration is required. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will also be provided. ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Jon Hembree Of Bradley County Charged In August Church Fire In Polk County

Jon Hembree, 32, of Bradley County, has been arrested on an arson charge in relation to a church fire that happened in Polk County on Aug. 15. A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and several other agencies resulted in the indictment and arrest. At the request of 10 th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, on Aug. 16, ... (click for more)

Teen On GPS Warrants For Prior Arrests Located At Howard School With Gun In His Locker

A teen who was on GPS monitoring for prior juvenile arrests was taken into custody on Monday morning at Howard School with a handgun in his locker. Desmond Orando McKevie, who just turned 18 last month, is charged with aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, vandalism, possessing a firearm with the intent to go armed, and carrying weapons on school property At 10 ... (click for more)

Opinion

HES Can't Be Matched, Replicated Or Cheaply Duplicated

As a volunteer at the Humane Educational Society for four years, I have first-hand knowledge of the work this organization does and the conditions it has to overcome to do it. The 118-year-old facility in which the administration, staff and volunteers work every day is at the end of its road. A new shelter space is more than warranted. The good news is that there are county funds ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Thanksgiving Request

Just what if … this Thursday you could say "Thank you" to someone who, chances are, you never met nor even heard the other’s name? There is also no way you’ll ever get a thank-you note, nor have your Sunday School class friends at church whisper how much they richly appreciated your kind thoughtfulness, secretly aquiver that you will not tell them what it was that earned such praise ... (click for more)