CHI Memorial Medical Group Hires Erik Ewing, M.D.

Monday, July 9, 2018
CHI Memorial Medical Group announces Erik Ewing, M.D. has joined CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates - Harrison.  Dr. Ewing received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.  He completed an internship and residency in family medicine at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Ga.  Dr. Ewing is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine.  
 
Dr. Ewing joins Janak H. Naik, M.D. at CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates - Harrison.  The practice is located at 6800 Harrison Park Dr. in Harrison. Office hours are 8:15 a.m.-5 p.m. on Monday through Thursday and 8:15 a.m.-noon on Friday.  Dr. Ewing is accepting new patients.  To schedule an appointment, or for more information, call 423-344-7095.


Ridgedale Baptist Church’s Senior Adult Choir Performs At Morning Pointe

Parkridge Valley West Opens 28-Bed Acute Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit At Parkridge West Hospital

Shaw Family Dental Center Opens In Dalton


For the past 10 years, the senior adult choir from Ridgedale Baptist Church has been filling the halls of Morning Pointe Senior Living communities throughout the Chattanooga area with the sounds ... (click for more)

Parkridge Valley West – formerly Mountainview Treatment Center in Jasper – has relocated acute inpatient behavioral health services to a newly renovated, approximately 15,000 square-foot space ... (click for more)

Shaw Industries Group, Inc., a floorcovering provider, announced the opening of the Shaw Family Dental Center. In celebration, Shaw held a grand opening on Friday, giving associates the opportunity ... (click for more)


Living Well

Ridgedale Baptist Church’s Senior Adult Choir Performs At Morning Pointe

For the past 10 years, the senior adult choir from Ridgedale Baptist Church has been filling the halls of Morning Pointe Senior Living communities throughout the Chattanooga area with the sounds of singing. The choir visited the residents of Morning Pointe of Chattanooga – Shallowford recently with their renditions of gospel favorites. “The choir entertained our residents with ... (click for more)

Parkridge Valley West Opens 28-Bed Acute Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit At Parkridge West Hospital

Parkridge Valley West – formerly Mountainview Treatment Center in Jasper – has relocated acute inpatient behavioral health services to a newly renovated, approximately 15,000 square-foot space on the second floor of Parkridge West Hospital. In celebration of the unit’s grand opening, there will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday, Nov. 27, at 10 a.m., followed by an open house ... (click for more)

Breaking News

City Council Considering Interim Ordinance Curbing Development Of Steep Slopes, Floodplains

The City Council is considering action soon on an interim ordinance curbing development of steep slopes and floodplains. The measure would limit development of slopes of 33 percent grade or more to 20 percent of those steep grades. It would allow no more than 51 percent of a floodplain to be developed. A large number of developers in the audience indicated they are strongly ... (click for more)

Chicago Drug Dealer Who Supplied Large Amount Of Heroin To Chattanooga Contacts Found Guilty By Federal Jury

A Chicago drug dealer who prosecutors said supplied a large amount of heroin to sources in Chattanooga was found guilty by a federal jury in Chattanooga on Tuesday. James Silas, 50, was convicted of conspiring to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin. Sentencing is set for April 24 at 2 p.m. by Judge Curtis Collier, who presided over the trial. Based on a prior drug ... (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)