Chattanooga Chamber Events For Dec. 10-14

Friday, December 7, 2018

Here is the Chattanooga Business Calendar for Dec. 10-14: 

Dec. 11, Hixson Community Coffee
8-9 a.m.
Life Care Center of Hixson: 5798 Hixson Home Place
Join the Hixson Council for their monthly Council coffee.
No cost. 

Dec. 12, Glenn Shepard Seminar: How to Supervise People and Lead a Team
8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Tennessee Aquarium, River Journey Auditorium: 1 Broad St.
The featured speaker is Glenn Shepard, and he will present his seminar on How to Supervise People and Lead a Team.
Call 763-4375 to register.
Members: $199
Non-members: $249 

Dec. 12, MidTown Council Business Fair
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Spare Time Chattanooga: 5518 Brainerd Rd.
Join the MidTown Council for a Business Fair supporting businesses in the MidTown footprint.
$12 

Dec. 13, Reality Check at East Hamilton High School
7:30 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
East Hamilton High School: 2015 Ooltewah-Ringgold Road
Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to roleplay as heads of household while trying to provide for their families on a set budget. Community volunteers are needed to assist with this event. To volunteer for this Chattanooga Chamber career readiness program, please contact Cathy Humble at 763-4321 or chumble@chattanoogachamber.com. 

Dec. 13, Ribbon Cutting for One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning
10-10:30 a.m.
One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning: 2405 Taylor St
Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning. 

Dec. 13, Southside Council Meeting
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
green|spaces: 63 E. Main St.
Speaker: Laura McCann, Executive Director of Venture Forward, United Way of Greater Chattanooga
$12 

Dec. 13, East Brainerd Off the Clock
5-7 p.m.
Splitz Alley: 6241 Perimeter Dr.
Join the East Brainerd Council for their monthly Off the Clock mixer at Splitz Alley, held on the second Thursday of each month.
Enjoy complimentary light appetizers as well as bowling.
No cost. 

Dec. 13, YPC After Hours: Tacky Christmas Sweaters at The Read House
5:30-7:30 p.m.
The Read House: 107 W MLK Blvd.
Join YPC for an After Hours event at The Read House. They will be providing a signature cocktail and tacky Christmas sweaters are encouraged.
No cost. 

Dec. 14, Ribbon Cutting for Chattanooga Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PC
4-4:30 p.m.
Chattanooga Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PC: 901 Riverfront Pkwy, 3rd Floor
Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Chattanooga Ear Nose & Throat Associates, PC.


Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For March 26-29

Tennessee's Unemployment Rate Hits Record Low In February

Junk King Chattanooga Welcomes New Ownership


March 26, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr. Speaker: Steven Wagner, Erlanger Health System Foundation $12 ... (click for more)

The statewide unemployment rate in Tennessee dropped to a new historic low in February according to data released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD). ... (click for more)

Junk King, the nation’s leading junk removal company, announced the Chattanooga location has new ownership with local resident Tiffany Bryant. Pursuing her vision of entrepreneurship, Mrs. ... (click for more)


Business

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For March 26-29

March 26, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Chattanooga Event Center: 2193 Park Dr. Speaker: Steven Wagner, Erlanger Health System Foundation $12 March 26, LCAA PM Regathering 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Virgola: 608 Georgia Ave. Leadership Chattanooga graduates and guests are invited to stop by for networking and to catch up with LC ... (click for more)

Tennessee's Unemployment Rate Hits Record Low In February

The statewide unemployment rate in Tennessee dropped to a new historic low in February according to data released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD). The seasonally adjusted rate of 3.2 percent is 0.1 of a percentage point lower than the previous historic low. Tennessee reached its previous record low unemployment rate of 3.3 percent ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Worker At Western Sizzlin Restaurant At Ooltewah Diagnosed With Acute Hepatitis A; Persons Who Ate There March 10-20 Urged To Get Vaccine

Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department officials confirmed Friday that an employee working at the Western Sizzlin Restaurant, 6021 Relocation Way, Ooltewah, has been diagnosed with acute hepatitis A. The restaurant employee worked at the restaurant while contagious March 10-20. Persons who ate at this restaurant during these dates should get vaccinated with the hepatitis ... (click for more)

Bankston Favors Sewage Consolidation; Eyes Sewage Plant In East Ridge; Boyd Says Ooltewah Residents To Go Back To "Chamber Pots And Outhouses"

County Commissioner Chester Bankston said consolidation of the city and county sewer programs "is the number one answer for our sewage problems." "It's the best answer for our taxpayers and ratepayers," said the commissioner who serves on a committee of Ooltewah area residents looking into the sewage issue. The panel is set to give its recommendations to officials of the Hamilton ... (click for more)

Opinion

Growth Can Continue At Ooltewah On Septic Tanks

I want to set the record straight about growth in North Hamilton County. On Feb. 21, 2019, County Mayor Coppinger called a “reset” meeting with the residents of Ooltewah/Harrison over the proposed sewer plant in North Hamilton County. In front of this community, I stood up and specifically asked the county mayor if growth could continue in Ooltewah and Harrison on septic tanks ... (click for more)

Our Roads Need To Be Repaired For Ironman - And Response

Chattanooga being a finalist for the 2021 Ironman is great news. The business gained at the local bicycle repair shops from bent rims, busted tires and warped frames should produce some great local revenue. The local physicians should see a surge as well from the twisted ankles and busted up knees from dips, humps and pot holes on our area roads that could swallow a small child. ... (click for more)