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.


Food City In LaFayette Completes Renovation

PlainviewLED Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony For Expansion

Alexander Says Congress Is On Track To Provide 5th Year Of Record Funding For 17 National Laboratories, Supercomputing


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Business

Food City In LaFayette Completes Renovation

A celebration marking the completion of the renovation of LaFayette Food City will be held Tuesday and Wednesday. There will be a business after hours reception on Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. It will include a ribbon cutting and flag raising ceremonies slated to begin at 5:15 p.m. The remodel celebration will follow on Wednesday beginning at 8 a.m. Food City is at 311 North Main ... (click for more)

PlainviewLED Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony For Expansion

Todd Plain, CEO of PlainviewLED, announced the local expansion of his company with a groundbreaking for the construction of a state of the art 10,000-square foot LED sign assembly plant, by Frizzell Construction Co., at a location off Bonny Oaks Drive and Highway 153. This is a local-based, locally-operated, family-owned small business that has done business nation-wide, regionally, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tennessee American Water Begins To Restore Water Service

Tennessee American Water successfully completed repairs to the impacted water main around 4 a.m. and has begun the process of restoring the system. Officials said, "The return to normal operating conditions will occur slowly and return last to customers at the highest elevations within the system, such as Lookout Mountain and Elder Mountain. We anticipate that most of the system ... (click for more)

Darrell Hill, 20, Shot And Killed On Dahlia Street; 3 Teenagers Arrested

Darrell Hill, 20, was shot and killed on Dahlia Street Thursday afternoon. Three teenagers have been arrested for the homicide. At approximately 12:14 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a p erson shot call in the 3900 block of Dahlia Street. Upon arrival, police located the victim lying on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound. Hamilton County EMS pronounced him ... (click for more)

Opinion

We Remember Sept. 11th

Our nation was attacked on Sept. 11, 2001 and our world changed. Muslim terrorists called al-Qaeda, with training camps all around the world were responsible for the death of the more than 3,000 victims. This is an enemy unlike any we have ever faced. There are multiple countries, multiple fronts and multiple threats. This enemy is committed to the absolute destruction of the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Country Music’s Top 98

It was in the late ‘80s, not long before Auburn and Tennessee would play early in the year to set the early pace in the annual SEC race. I needed Auburn football coach Pat Dye to help me understand the early-season strategy of what the loser of the game between Tennessee and Auburn would need to do to stay viable in the home stretch of SEC play that year; it affected bowl invitations ... (click for more)