Newsboys Comes To Chattanooga March 6

Monday, December 2, 2019

Newsboys United: Greatness of Our God Tour comes to the Tivoli Theatre on March 6 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $58, $36, $28 and $24. VIP add ons are $100 and $25 (plus applicable fees). Tickets will be available here on Friday. 

Review for the Newsboys: 

Since arriving on the scene in 1985 in their native Australia, the Newsboys have taken Christian music by storm. Nearly three decades later, the iconic band is an undisputed industry leader, garnering six gold albums; 8 million units in career sales; 33 #1 singles; multiple GRAMMY and American Music Award nominations; and signature hits ranging from “He Reigns” and “Born Again” to their recent 15-week chart-topper, “We Believe.” Expanding their reach into film, the band appeared in the 2014 Pure Flix hit, “God’s Not Dead,” inspired by their song of the same name.

Currently comprised of drummer Duncan Phillips; lead vocalist Michael Tait; guitarist Jody Davis; and keyboardist Jeff Frankenstein, the Newsboys’ latest recording, Hallelujah For The Cross, marks their first-ever collection of hymns.


Riverbend 2020 Lineup Announced

Lee School Of Music And School Of Religion To Present Lessons And Carols

Choral Arts Presents Gloria Dec. 12


Tickets for Riverbend 2020 will go on sale Friday, Dec. 13, at 10 a.m. at riverbendfestival.com. The festival runs May 27-30. Here are the performers that have been announced: Ashley McBryde, ... (click for more)

Lee University’s School of Religion and School of Music will present the ninth annual Lessons and Carols on Thursday, Dec. 12, 7:30 p.m. in the Lee Chapel. This service will unite biblical lessons ... (click for more)

Choral Arts of Chattanooga will present their Christmas concert Gloria on Thursday, Dec. 12, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will be at Second Presbyterian Church at 700 Pine St. The concert will ... (click for more)


Entertainment

Riverbend 2020 Lineup Announced

Tickets for Riverbend 2020 will go on sale Friday, Dec. 13, at 10 a.m. at riverbendfestival.com. The festival runs May 27-30. Here are the performers that have been announced: Ashley McBryde, Blackberry Smoke, Brothers Osborne, Chirstone "Kingfish" Ingram, Cody Jinks, Darius Rucker, Here Come the Mummies, Mavis Staples, Ohio Players, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Samantha Fish, The Cadillac ... (click for more)

Lee School Of Music And School Of Religion To Present Lessons And Carols

Lee University’s School of Religion and School of Music will present the ninth annual Lessons and Carols on Thursday, Dec. 12, 7:30 p.m. in the Lee Chapel. This service will unite biblical lessons relating to Christ’s birth with beautiful Christmas music. “The faculty in the School of Religion always looks forward to the evening of Lessons and Carols,” said Dr. Terry Cross, dean ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man, 36, Shot On Shawnee Trail Thursday Night

A man, 36, was shot on Shawnee Trail Thursday night. At approximately 9:32 p.m., Chattanooga Police were called to a local hospital after a person arrived with injuries from a gunshot wound. Upon arrival, police spoke with the person suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound who arrived at hospital via personal vehicle. The victim said he was involved in a ... (click for more)

Inner City Youth Who Had $22 An Hour Job At Gestamp Now Headed To Federal Prison

An inner city youth who once had a $22 per hour job with the Gestamp automotive supply firm is now headed to federal prison. Shimel Clifton Knowell, 20, was sentenced by Judge Travis McDonough to serve two years. He earlier had a term of 13 months and one day after a guilty plea to gun possession while under the influence of drugs. However, he was given the higher sentence ... (click for more)

Opinion

A Better Plan Is Needed For Quarry Golf Course At Mountain Creek

With regard to the ongoing saga of the old Quarry golf course and its proposed development, I reject the proposed plan endorsed by the North Chickamauga Creek Conservancy (Chattanoogan - Breaking News 11/30/2019) and believe a better outcome can be achieved. There is a middle ground that involves all R-1 construction including preserving the tree, greenspace, streams and ponds. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Hot dog for every December and here we go! We at The Saturday Funnies relish in each December because it is during this time many of the best stories are borne. From Thanksgiving to Christmas each year is a “busy street” and over these holidays, which we dutifully celebrate because of a very real and ever-revealing Christ-child, and not just from the teacher’s advancement, we will ... (click for more)