Salvation Army Of Greater Chattanooga Kicks Off Christmas 2019 Friday

Thursday, November 7, 2019

The Salvation Army kicks off the Chattanooga Salvation Army’s Christmas Campaign Friday.  Bells will be ringing and angels will be on trees at Hamilton Place Mall and Northgate Mall beginning at 10 a.m.

Angel Tree Partners, Hamilton Place Mall, News 12 Now, KZ106, WGOW AM/FM News Talk Radio, 107.9 Nash Icon and J103 FM will make the first donations to the Red Kettles as they challenge the public to join them at 10 a.m.

This year’s Red Kettle goal is $425,000. Red Kettle stands will have QR Codes to make it easier to give online and with Apple Pay and Google Pay.  Thousands of volunteers are needed to ring the bells and adopt the Angels.  To volunteer please visit: csarmy.org.


ArtsBuild Creates Google Maps Showing Past Five Years Of Programs

Chattanooga Breakfast Rotary, Commissioner Baker Support The Green Prix

Women Of Distinction Of Greater Chattanooga Announce They Will Postpone Their Event Until Fall Of 2021


ArtsBuild has partnered with the Chattanooga Design Studio to take a retrospective look at the geographic reach and impact of ArtsBuild programs across the community over the past five years. ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga Breakfast Rotary Club is a partner of The Chattanooga Green Pix, a program of green|spaces, a local sustainability non-profit. The Green Prix focuses on preparing the next generation ... (click for more)

Due to impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the nonprofit sector in the greater Chattanooga region, the Women of Distinction of Greater Chattanooga Steering Committee has made the decision to postpone ... (click for more)



Happenings

ArtsBuild Creates Google Maps Showing Past Five Years Of Programs

ArtsBuild has partnered with the Chattanooga Design Studio to take a retrospective look at the geographic reach and impact of ArtsBuild programs across the community over the past five years. The project resulted in a series of chronological interactive Google Maps showing the geographic location of recipients of the following grant-making programs managed by ArtsBuild: • ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Breakfast Rotary, Commissioner Baker Support The Green Prix

The Chattanooga Breakfast Rotary Club is a partner of The Chattanooga Green Pix, a program of green|spaces, a local sustainability non-profit. The Green Prix focuses on preparing the next generation for jobs of the future by providing hands-on learning experience by designing, building and racing full sized electric power race cars. Children will have access to new parts for ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tennessee Aquarium Announces Phased Reopening Plans

After standing empty for more than three months, the Tennessee Aquarium’s galleries will soon echo with the laughter and excited chatter of guests once again. The aquarium will begin a phased reopening to the public with exclusive opportunities for members beginning June 12-14. The Aquarium will then close for a few days to ensure new processes and safety protocols are operating ... (click for more)

County Courthouse Employees Go Home At Mid-Day Before Protestors Arrive; Hamilton Place Closes Early

Employees at the Hamilton County Courthouse on Monday shut down at mid-day ahead of another wave of expected protestors. Trustee Bill Hullander said the action was taken after there was word that a protest would be held at 1:30 p.m. on the Courthouse grounds. He said, "We did not want to take a chance on something happening to one of our employees as they left to go home." ... (click for more)

Opinion

When Violence In America Was Affirmed And Praised: Understanding And Solving Racial Injustices

One man’s violent anti-government protests is another man’s just war. First, let me say I do not condone the rioting and violence that is occurring across our nation, following the murder of George Floyd at the knees of white police officer Derek Chauvin. As someone who values that Jesus taught us to “turn the other cheek” I believe there are other ways we must respond, even ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: My Dear Friend, Pat Dye

Pat Dye had it all figured out and said it was up to me to arrange it. “Pat, I ain’t getting involved inthis,” I laughed but Dye was intense. “You and Johnny are close friends and he’ll listen to you … I know what I am talking about! All Johnny’s got to do is go with (Andy) Kelly at quarterback … The Alabama coaches are scared to death of Kelly …” I countered, “Pat, that’s absurd. ... (click for more)