Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Nov. 19-30

Friday, November 16, 2018

Nov. 20, Red Bank/Signal Mountain Chamber Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Red Bank Community Center: Tom Weathers Dr., behind Erlanger

Speaker: Juan Alicea, Credit Card Skimming at Gas Stations & Crypto Currency

$12

 

 

Nov. 27, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Car Barn: 6721 Heritage Business Ct.

Speaker: Dionne Jennings, VP of Diversity & Inclusion of TVFCU

$12

 

Nov. 27, Ooltewah/Collegedale Monthly Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Puléo's Grille: 6108 Artesian Cir.

Join the Ooltewah/Collegedale Council for their monthly mixer at Puleo's Grille, held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. There will be complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.

No cost.

 

Nov. 30, YPC Luncheon

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Edney Innovation Center: 1100 Market St., Floor Five

Speaker: Jack Silberman & Ryan Davis of Reliance Human Capital Management

Register at ypchattanooga.org.

Members: $5

Non-Members: $15


4 Local Attorneys Among Those TBA Selects For Leadership Law Class

Dan Howell Awarded Legislator Of The Year Honors By FGA

Oreck Of Chattanooga Has New Location


Chattanooga attorneys Zachary Greene, Alexander McVeagh, Lance Pope and Kirby Yost among the 35 attorneys from across the state have been selected for its 2019 Leadership Law program as announced ... (click for more)

The Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) has named Tennessee Representative Dan Howell as legislator of the year. The award was presented December 6th at the annual FGA policy summit ... (click for more)

Oreck of Chattanooga/Bobby Majors Vacuum & Service has moved to 2515 Lifestyle Way, Suite 109, in the Waterside development between Burlington and REI Co-op. The store was previously at ... (click for more)


Business

4 Local Attorneys Among Those TBA Selects For Leadership Law Class

Chattanooga attorneys Zachary Greene, Alexander McVeagh, Lance Pope and Kirby Yost among the 35 attorneys from across the state have been selected for its 2019 Leadership Law program as announced by The Tennessee Bar Association. Now in its sixteenth year, Leadership Law is designed to equip Tennessee lawyers with "the vision, knowledge and skills necessary to serve as leaders ... (click for more)

Dan Howell Awarded Legislator Of The Year Honors By FGA

The Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) has named Tennessee Representative Dan Howell as legislator of the year. The award was presented December 6th at the annual FGA policy summit in Orlando, Florida. The award is traditionally given to an elected official who is dedicated to promoting work and combating long-term government dependency in their state. “Across the ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Ooltewah Residents Ask Sewage Treatment Plant Go In Meigs County Instead; WWTA Says Growth To Be Stymied Without Plant

An overflow crowd of Ooltewah residents opposed to a sewage plant "in their back yard" recommended on Wednesday that it go further north, perhaps Meigs County where TVA is building a major power center. Officials of the Hamilton County Water and Wastewater Treatment Authority (WWTA) said Mahan Gap Road is the best location and least expensive. Without a new plant, development ... (click for more)

Earthquakes Hit Tennessee Valley Early Wednesday Morning

Two earthquakes happened early Wednesday morning just north of Chattanooga, awakening many early in the morning. The earthquakes registered at 4.4 and 3.3 magnitudes at 4:27 a.m. Some people felt them in North Chattanooga and Ooltewah. They were also felt as far away as Atlanta and Nashville. A St. Elmo woman told of the sewing machine that she uses as a night table by ... (click for more)

Opinion

Alstom And Tubman: A Tale Of Two Sites

The former Alstom industrial site on the riverfront and the former Harriett Tubman housing site in East Chattanooga both have a lot of redevelopment potential. And yet the city of Chattanooga seems to view them quite differently. Alstom is the fair-haired child; Tubman is the forgotten child. The Alstom area was recently designated as an "opportunity zone" in a new program ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: We're Torturing Millions

I’ll admit it – I would rather hurt than take an opioid pain pill. Hydrocodone and its cousins scare the willies out of me because once when I was ‘drug sick,’ it was the worst sickness I have ever known. For somebody who always has somewhere that it hurts, I know that opioids are wonderful when used properly but because they are increasingly abused by society, there are now over ... (click for more)