Dog Who Was Thrown From Moving Vehicle Mends, Finds Happy Home

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Ali healing
Ali healing

A dog who was seriously injured after being thrown from a moving vehicle has mended and found a happy home.

Officials of the Humane Educational Society said, "Ali's happily ever after starts today. After recovering from being thrown from a moving vehicle Ali has a clean bill of health.

"His broken leg has healed, he has been neutered, vaccinated and most importantly, adopted. Ali was adopted today by his foster family." 

Ali with her new family
Ali with her new family

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The Happy Little Book Garden and More in East Ridge at the Chattanooga Mercantile, 6725 Ringgold Road invites children to go hear the story of a five-year-old boy who travels to Paris, France ... (click for more)

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park will host the first presentation in its new “Emerging Scholars Lecture Series” on Saturday, Feb. 23. This one-hour lecture, entitled, “Bountiful ... (click for more)

Sheriff Jim Hammond and the HCSO are sad to announce that retired K-9 Deputy Zorro passed away on Sunday. Zorro was born in 2007 and began his career in 2008 with the HCSO. He served with ... (click for more)


Happenings

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Emerging Scholars Lecture Series Offered At Chickamauga Battlefield On Feb. 23

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park will host the first presentation in its new “Emerging Scholars Lecture Series” on Saturday, Feb. 23. This one-hour lecture, entitled, “Bountiful Land and Poor Distribution: East Tennessee’s Agriculture and Its Impact on the Civil War” will be presented in the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center’s theater at 2 pm. Some of ... (click for more)

Breaking News

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A man was found dead in McMinn County early Sunday morning in water near his home. Authorities said a woman who was doing meth at the residence on County Road 788 first wandered out into the water. The man then went out after her. He was later found unresponsive. The woman was rescued from the water and taken to a hospital to be checked out. (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

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)