Prayer Breakfast With Craig Fitzhugh And Keynote Speaker Dr. Harold Middlebrook Set For Tuesday

Monday, July 9, 2018
Craig Fitzhugh, democratic candidate for Tennessee governor, is hosting a prayer breakfast with Aloyse Brown, Victor Miller and Vickie Schroyer, on Tuesday, July 10 from 8-10 a.m. at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Kingdom Hall, 730 E M L King Blvd. in Chattanooga.

Civil Rights icon Dr. Harold Middlebrook will give the keynote address to faith and political leaders in the Chattanooga area. Mr. Fitzhugh will be joining the discussion and speaking about his run for the Democratic primary for governor.


Salvation Army Opens Cold Weather Shelter On Thursday

PHOTOS: More Pictures From The Freedoms Foundation Awards Ceremony

Real Scoop About Pet Food Lecture Will Be Nov. 29


The Salvation Army is busy preparing for Thanksgiving and Christmas, however, with temperatures dipping below freezing on Thursday, The Salvation Army will be opening its doors for overnight ... (click for more)

The Humane Educational Society will offer the Real Scoop About Pet Food Lecture on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. The lecture will answer common questions regarding selecting a pet food. There ... (click for more)


Happenings

Salvation Army Opens Cold Weather Shelter On Thursday

The Salvation Army is busy preparing for Thanksgiving and Christmas, however, with temperatures dipping below freezing on Thursday, The Salvation Army will be opening its doors for overnight cold weather shelter for the homeless. The ReCreate Café, The Salvation Army’s Day Center for the homeless at 800 McCallie Avenue will open at 6 p.m. to serve as the overnight shelter. ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: More Pictures From The Freedoms Foundation Awards Ceremony

Breaking News

State Chooses Not To Proceed With Road Rage Case Against Longtime Talk Show Host Jeff Styles

The state is declining to continue the prosecution of longtime Talk Radio host Jeff Styles in a road rage case. District Attorney Neal Pinkston signed a "no bill" on the aggravated assault charge. Attorney Lee Davis said, " Jeff Styles called 911 after he was shot. He cooperated in the police investigation and testified in court. Jeff has done everything possible to be fully ... (click for more)

Man Injured Early Thursday Morning When Tree Falls On House

A man was injured early Thursday morning when a tree fell on his house. The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm around 3:30 a.m. and responded to 7317 Elaine Circle with several fire companies. Battalion Chief David Thompson Jr. said the department's Urban Search and Rescue Team (USAR) was requested in case a rescue was needed, but the entire family, including two ... (click for more)

Opinion

County Commissioners, Stop Pandering And Lead - And Response

There is no shortage of public need in Hamilton County, and only a limited amount of revenue and capital bond issues. I cannot admire or appreciate an elected Hamilton County Commission that leads by warm and fuzzy kitty emotions over real and tangible needs. As Commissioner Tim Boyd correctly stated, there is immediate and emergent need for police and fire training facilities. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Lamar Rants

Being a child of the South, I’ve marveled at our funny sayings for all of my life. I’ve been at a football game and heard a disgruntled fan in the stands say of his team’s quarterback, “That boy couldn’t play dead in a cowboy movie.” I’ve been at the Sunday supper table and heard, “I’m of a mind each one of his sermons is better than the next.” And I’ve sat in a Saturday morning ... (click for more)