Miller Industries Gives Back To Susan G. Komen

Monday, February 12, 2018
From left, in front, Gwen Varnell, Anita Stewart and Madeline Burgess. In back, Sheila Martin, Kipp Felice, Todd Harless and Joseph Keene.
From left, in front, Gwen Varnell, Anita Stewart and Madeline Burgess. In back, Sheila Martin, Kipp Felice, Todd Harless and Joseph Keene.

Miller Industries Towing Equipment Inc. donated proceeds totaling over $10,000 to the Central, TN Affiliate of Susan G. Komen foundation.  This donation came at the close of the 2017 WeTow campaign hosted by Miller Industries. 

The WeTow campaign aimed to raise awareness of the towing community’s support for the many charities across the nation, as well as the good deeds towers provide within the communities they serve. 

Through the sale of custom tow hook bracelets, Miller Industries chose to promote the awareness of six national organizations: Susan G. Koman, DAV- Disabled American Veterans, Miracle League, Shriners Children’s Hospital, International Towing Recovery Museum & Hall of Fame, and Wall of the Fallen Survivor Fund.  The tow hook bracelets are available for purchase at all participating Miller Industries distributors, and the money raised from the sale of the bracelets made it possible for this donation. 

For more information please visit www.millerind.com or www.wetow.org.


New Hamilton County Business Licenses

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Feb. 18-22

TVA Board Recognizes Marjorie Parsons As 2019 Engineer Of The Year


Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: A PLUS COMMERCIAL TIRE SERVICE TN LLC ALFREIDA POWELL 3 ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE, TIRE REPLACMENT, REPAIRS 1523 KEEBLE ST UNIT ... (click for more)

Feb. 18, Ribbon Cutting for Drake's 10:30 to 11 a.m. Drake's: 7338 McCutcheon Rd. Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Drake’s. Feb. 19, Red Bank/Signal Mountain ... (click for more)

Marjorie Parsons was honored as the Tennessee Valley Authority’s Ike Zeringue Engineer of the Year during the TVA Board of Directors meeting on Thursday. Ms. Parsons, an electrical engineer ... (click for more)


Business

New Hamilton County Business Licenses

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: A PLUS COMMERCIAL TIRE SERVICE TN LLC ALFREIDA POWELL 3 ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE, TIRE REPLACMENT, REPAIRS 1523 KEEBLE ST UNIT 199 CHATTANOOGA TN 37412 A SAVAGE HUSTLE JACQUELINE JONES 3 FUNDRAISING FOR COMMUNITY GIVE AWAY 7604 STANDIFER GAP RD APT 1111 CHATTANOOGA TN 37421 A1 AUTO DETAILING DESMOND HUDSON ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Feb. 18-22

Feb. 18, Ribbon Cutting for Drake's 10:30 to 11 a.m. Drake's: 7338 McCutcheon Rd. Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Drake’s. Feb. 19, Red Bank/Signal Mountain Chamber Council Meeting 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Red Bank Community Center: Tom Weathers Dr., behind Erlanger Speaker: Red Bank Mayor Eddie Pierce $12 Feb 20, Southside Chamber ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Crews Searching For Missing 68-Year-Old Kayaker In Polk County

Crews are searching for a lost kayaker on the Ocoee Number Three Lake in the Tumbling Creek area. Those involved include TWRA law enforcement officers, along with Polk County Fire and Rescue, Polk County EMA, Polk County Sheriff’s Department, State Parks Crews and U. S. Forest Service Law Enforcement. The kayaker, a 68-year-old man from Polk County, was reported missing Sunday ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Area Could Get Up To 7 Inches Of Rain In New Wave Of Downpours

The Chattanooga area could get up to seven inches of rain in a new wave of downpours Tuesday through Sunday. Some streams are already swollen and under minor flood advisories, including Lookout Creek and Chickamauga Creek. The National Weather Service said, "A prolonged period of heavy rain is expected from Tuesday through Saturday. The heaviest rainfall will likely fall across ... (click for more)

Opinion

Questions About TVA And Controlling Water Levels - And Response

So in 2003 Chattanooga and Marion County and more people below Chickamauga Dam suffered a 100 year flood because TVA had not prepared for the amount of rain that fell. Since then up until 2018 they have done a great job with controlling the flooding problems. On Feb. 14 they started dumping water at Chickamauga Dam and raising the river, bringing the river level up. Feb 15 it's ... (click for more)

Confusing Racism And Racial Injustice - And Response

I guess many people confuse racism with racial injustices. They're only related in the sense when racism is used to make legal and physical racial injustices take place. Racism is an emotion anyone is entitled to. That's their cross to bear. Something the racist will one day have to give an accounting for. Racial injustices takes physical, emotional, psychological and mental actions ... (click for more)