Riverpark Boat Ramp To Be Closed Oct. 18-20

Friday, October 4, 2019

The Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department reports the Riverpark Boat Ramp will be closed on Oct. 18 at 9 p.m. and reopen Oct. 20 at 6 a.m.

 

This closure is to prepare for the Fallen Five Ceremony on Saturday, Oct. 19.


Neighbors Protect Farms In Southeast Tennessee

Commission's 1st 2020 Meeting To Be Held In Nashville

TWRA Requesting Public Input For 2020-21 And 2021-22 Hunting Season Regulations


Just before the New Year, Alan and Kendra Cameron, and Land Trust for Tennessee Board Member Greg Vital joined together to protect 114 acres of farmland in the Harrison Community of Hamilton ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold its first meeting of 2020 at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s Ray Bell Region II Building. The two-day meeting is set for Jan. 23-24 ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is soliciting comments for its 2020-21 and 2021-22 hunting seasons’ regulations. The state’s hunting seasons are set every two years, except for waterfowl ... (click for more)


Outdoors

Neighbors Protect Farms In Southeast Tennessee

Just before the New Year, Alan and Kendra Cameron, and Land Trust for Tennessee Board Member Greg Vital joined together to protect 114 acres of farmland in the Harrison Community of Hamilton County. The Land Trust has now worked to protect more than 50,000 acres in the southeast in its first 20 years, including 2,300 acres in Hamilton County. This is the second property Mr. ... (click for more)

Commission's 1st 2020 Meeting To Be Held In Nashville

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will hold its first meeting of 2020 at the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s Ray Bell Region II Building. The two-day meeting is set for Jan. 23-24 (Thursday-Friday). Committee meetings will start at 1 p.m. on Thursday. The regular commission meeting begins at 9 a.m., Friday. The latest chronic wasting disease (CWD) developments ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man, 22, Killed In Single-Vehicle Crash On Morris Hill Road Friday Evening

A man, 22, was killed Friday evening in an accident on Morris Hill Road. At approximately 8:58 p.m., the Chattanooga Police Department's Traffic Unit responded to 2115 Morris Hill Road on a single-vehicle traffic crash. A Ford Expedition was traveling north on Morris Hill Road when it left the roadway and struck a metal power pole. Chattanooga Fire Department and ... (click for more)

Man Paid By Doctor To Kill His Wife And Her Male Companion At Mountain Shadows Gets Out Of Prison

A man who was given a life sentence for carrying out a paid "hit" on a doctor's wife has been released from prison. Former Governor Bill Haslam granted clemency to Jeremy Ingram just before leaving office. Governor Haslam said Ingram had "undergone a transformation" while behind bars. His office said Ingram was 18 at the time and that he will be subject to additional supervision ... (click for more)

Opinion

We Are Not Doing Enough To Help Our Troubled Kids

Suicide in teens is on the rise. What is going on and where are we slipping up? We find that it is more important to discuss politics, than it is to discuss children taking their own life. Bullying leads to depression, isolation, social media plays a big role in bullying, and these warning signs can lead to suicide. You cannot go on social media and not ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

NOT ALL ATHLETES ARE DUMB Many in our new generation may not know some of these former professional athletes but I remember them all. Back in the day, it was never hard to get a priceless quote that years later still make you laugh * -- Don Meredith, a former Dallas Cowboy Quarterback, once said: “Coach Tom Landry is such a perfectionist that if he was married to Raquel Welch, ... (click for more)