PHOTOS: The Beaters At Riverbend

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

One of Chattanooga's iconic bands The Beaters, who have been around for more than 35 years, made a welcome appearance at the Riverbend Festival.

The Courtneys Play At JJ's Bohemia Dec. 12

Freddy Mc’s “Live Jam Session” Set For Tuesday At The Granfalloon

VIDEO:Opening Of The National Top 40 Hall Of Fame And Radio Museum


The Courtneys, with Cloud Nothings, perform at JJ's Bohemia on Dec. 12. Review for The Courtneys: Beloved power pop trio, The Courtneys released their sophomore album The Courtneys II on ... (click for more)

Musicians and music fans alike are invited to Tuesday’s “Live Jam Session” beginning at an earlier start time of 6 p.m. at The Granfalloon. Join host Freddy Mc and Friends as the house band, ... (click for more)

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Entertainment

The Courtneys Play At JJ's Bohemia Dec. 12

The Courtneys, with Cloud Nothings, perform at JJ's Bohemia on Dec. 12. Review for The Courtneys: Beloved power pop trio, The Courtneys released their sophomore album The Courtneys II on Flying Nun Records last year. As their number one influence for years, the legendary label signed the trio as their first non-New Zealand act. The Courtneys drift back to the sound of the ... (click for more)

Freddy Mc’s “Live Jam Session” Set For Tuesday At The Granfalloon

Musicians and music fans alike are invited to Tuesday’s “Live Jam Session” beginning at an earlier start time of 6 p.m. at The Granfalloon. Join host Freddy Mc and Friends as the house band, plus any number of great Chattanooga musicians who might want to sit in and play the fusion funk of the 60’s and 70’s in a soul-infused dance party. Freddy Mc, aka “Beethoven Black,” will ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Escaped Inmate Empties Gun On Walker County Deputies, But They Are Not Hit

The Walker County Sheriff's Office said an escaped inmate emptied his gun at two deputies after a traffic stop on Tuesday, but they were not hurt. The deputies returned fire, and it is believed that Robert Dean Root was hit twice. Root remains on the list with another man who was with him, John Ambers Ross III. Root is 41 and Ross 30. After the stop, Ross jumped out of ... (click for more)

Bradley County Inmate Keith McGill Escapes During Hospital Visit

A Bradley County Justice Center inmate who was transported by corrections officers to Tennova Healthcare on Chambliss Avenue, in Cleveland for medical treatment has escaped. At 9:38 p.m., while at the hospital, the inmate fled from the premises. He was wearing an orange jumpsuit and has been identified as Keith McGill, 31. McGill is approximately 6’1”, ... (click for more)

Opinion

HES Can't Be Matched, Replicated Or Cheaply Duplicated

As a volunteer at the Humane Educational Society for four years, I have first-hand knowledge of the work this organization does and the conditions it has to overcome to do it. The 118-year-old facility in which the administration, staff and volunteers work every day is at the end of its road. A new shelter space is more than warranted. The good news is that there are county funds ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Thanksgiving Request

Just what if … this Thursday you could say "Thank you" to someone who, chances are, you never met nor even heard the other’s name? There is also no way you’ll ever get a thank-you note, nor have your Sunday School class friends at church whisper how much they richly appreciated your kind thoughtfulness, secretly aquiver that you will not tell them what it was that earned such praise ... (click for more)