PHOTOS: Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon

Saturday, November 9, 2019

Runners endured near-freezing temperatures Saturday morning to participate in the 2019 Chickamauga Battlefield Marathon, now in its 40th year. Races included a marathon, half marathon, junior marathon and 5k run.


Tennessee Wesleyan Sweeps Weekly Conference Soccer Awards

Vols' Trey Smith Semifinalist For Jason Witten Collegiate Man Of The Year Award

Lee Men Win In Conference Tournament Opener


Samantha Green and Chloe Rootes of Tennessee Wesleyan are the Appalachian Athletic Conference Women's Soccer Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week, the league announced Monday. This ... (click for more)

Tennessee’s Trey Smith was named one of 20 semifinalists for the Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award, the organization’s selection committee announced on Wednesday. Smith is one ... (click for more)

Yotam Babul picked just the right time to score his first collegiate goal as he helped send the Lee men's soccer team to the Gulf South Conference Semifinals with his score in the 82nd minute ... (click for more)


Sports

Tennessee Wesleyan Sweeps Weekly Conference Soccer Awards

Samantha Green and Chloe Rootes of Tennessee Wesleyan are the Appalachian Athletic Conference Women's Soccer Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week, the league announced Monday. This is the 12th and final edition of the weekly honors for the 2019 season. AAC Defensive Player of the Week Samantha Green - Tennessee Wesleyan - Sr. - Hixson, Tenn. · Anchored a defense ... (click for more)

Vols' Trey Smith Semifinalist For Jason Witten Collegiate Man Of The Year Award

Tennessee’s Trey Smith was named one of 20 semifinalists for the Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award, the organization’s selection committee announced on Wednesday. Smith is one of just three juniors recognized and one of four players from the SEC on the list that selects a student-athlete who has demonstrated a record of leadership by exhibiting exceptional courage, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Governor Bill Lee Helps Celebrate Start Of $800 Million Volkswagen Electric Vehicle Plant

Governor Bill Lee was at Enterprise South Industrial Park on Wednesday to celebrate the start of an $800 million electric vehicle plant by Volkswagen designed to employ about 1,000 workers. The Chattanooga facility, with 700,000 square feet of space, will be the first to produce Volkswagen's modular electric toolkit chassis, also known as MEB. The new electric model may be out ... (click for more)

County Schools To Open Regular Time On Wednesday Despite Frigid Temps; It Will Be Half Day Of School

The Hamilton County Schools will open at the regular time on Wednesday despite frigid temperatures. School officials said, "We have been closely monitoring the weather for tomorrow morning and intend to open all schools on time tomorrow, Nov. 13. Temperatures will be low so please remember to dress students warmly for the school day. "As a reminder, tomorrow is a half-day ... (click for more)

Opinion

Thanks, Georgia Public TV

All of my grandchildren have enjoyed watching PBS morning shows like Curious George and Daniel Tiger. This morning, contrary to their stated schedule and without warning, our local Public TV station, WTCI, switched to a new clown show instead of their regular children’s programming. This clown is not really funny, however. His name is Adam Schiff. But kudos to Georgia Public ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Guns Ain’t The Problem

As one who doesn’t get all juiced over every political race in the country, I tend to believe the majority of folks in their home area, be it Kentucky or Virginia for example, know a lot more about not only what happens every day where they live but what they need to fix it than I do. When Barack Obama was elected he wasn’t my pick, but America elected him and therefore he was my ... (click for more)