Pedestrian Struck And Killed In Cleveland Wednesday Morning

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

A pedestrian was struck and killed on Paul Huff Parkway early Wednesday morning.

The incident happened around 2:30 a.m.

More information will follow.


Roadside Motels Had Their Heyday Until The Freeway Ruined Things; They Are Featured In Chattanooga In Old Photos

City Council Approves $750,000 For Baby University

City Council Asks Scope Be Narrowed On Study Of Fairness Of Stormwater Fee Formula; Ball Fields Being Approved; Grinding Contracting Saving Money


Roadside motels run by Mom and Pop had their heyday in the early days of motor travel up until the 1950s and 1960s. Then the freeways came along and suddenly their traffic was virtually gone. ... (click for more)

The City Council voted Tuesday to approve $750,000 for the expanded Baby University for a year of operations. The program, started by the Berke administration, provides intensive case management, ... (click for more)

City Council members have asked that the scope be narrowed on a study of the fairness of the current procedure for charging the stormwater fee. Justin Holland, public works administrator, ... (click for more)


Breaking News

Roadside Motels Had Their Heyday Until The Freeway Ruined Things; They Are Featured In Chattanooga In Old Photos

Roadside motels run by Mom and Pop had their heyday in the early days of motor travel up until the 1950s and 1960s. Then the freeways came along and suddenly their traffic was virtually gone. A long list of the roadside motels that once thrived in and around Chattanooga are featured in the new book Chattanooga in Old Photos, sponsored by Chattanoogan.com. Some of those pictured ... (click for more)

City Council Approves $750,000 For Baby University

The City Council voted Tuesday to approve $750,000 for the expanded Baby University for a year of operations. The program, started by the Berke administration, provides intensive case management, mentoring, and support to expectant mothers and families. Services are free and voluntary. Officials of Signal Center, who operate the program, said those who have benefited from ... (click for more)

Opinion

Thanks To First Volunteer Bank

Thank you to the Highway 58 branch of First Volunteer Bank. On behalf of the Ernie Pyle Chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, I would like to express our appreciation to the manager and staff of the HIghway 58 Branch of First Volunteer Bank for putting on a Veterans Day lunch in the lobby of your bank on Friday, Nov. 9. It was a cold and rainy day and Army, Marines ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘Easy Eddie’ & Butch

Not an hour’s drive from where I now sit is one of the best restaurants in all of Tennessee. Its been some years since I last ate supper at High Point, a legendary mansion restored to elegance by the current owners but, back in the ‘60s, I got a wide-eyed teenager’s peek at the place one Sunday afternoon. What’s this? 14-inch walls filled with sand to stop a G-man’s bullet? Escape ... (click for more)

Sports

McCallie Beats Ooltewah For Conrady's First Win

McCallie graduated a bunch of outstanding players from last year’s basketball team and coach John Shulman resigned shortly after the season ended. So first-year Blue Tornado coach David Conrady was curious to see just how far his team had come thus far and he got his answer Tuesday night in a Hall of Fame game with the Ooltewah Owls at the McCallie Sports & Activities Center. ... (click for more)

Lee Women Set To Host NCAA National Tournament Games

After upsetting undefeated and No. 2 West Florida in a thrilling 1-0 overtime win in the second round the Lee women's soccer team has earned the right to host the 2018 NCAA Women's Soccer Third and Quarterfinal rounds at the Lee Soccer Field on Friday and Sunday. The Lady Flames will draw a familiar foe in conference rival Mississippi College on Friday at 7 p.m. in the South ... (click for more)