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Build Bridges Not Barriers

Roy Exum: A Persecuted Champion

Roy Exum: Angels Walk Among Us


Political polarization has deeply divided our nation. I am not here to lay the finger of blame on any person or political party. The roots of the problem are diverse and have developed over time. ... (click for more)

Australia’s Margaret Court, who has won more major tennis championships than any other woman who ever lived, is being openly defiled and publicly persecuted by those who govern the sport she ... (click for more)

I know little about Scott Shaunfield, other than that he is a Captain with the Houston, Texas Fire Department, and the fact he once wrote a story about “the angels among us” that he knows is ... (click for more)


Opinion

Marty Haynes For Assessor Of Property

I worked in the assessor's office for 39 years, serving the last 33 as director of Commercial and Industrial Property. I worked for three very good assessors during that time and I learned a lot about what it takes to lead this highly complicated and very important office. When Marty Haynes was elected in the fall of 2016 he inherited a very talented and dedicated staff from ... (click for more)

Build Bridges Not Barriers

Political polarization has deeply divided our nation. I am not here to lay the finger of blame on any person or political party. The roots of the problem are diverse and have developed over time. Likewise, solutions will not happen overnight and will require pragmatic thinking and a willingness to work with people we may not always agree with on critical issues. In a joint article ... (click for more)

Breaking News

1 Killed, Another Seriously Injured In Head-On Crash On Highway 58

One person was killed and another seriously injured in a head-on crash on Highway 58 on Wednesday afternoon. At approximately 1:50 p.m., Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office traffic investigators were dispatched to a crash near the 12400 block of Highway 58. Upon arrival it was found that one person was deceased and the other seriously injured. One person was transported to a ... (click for more)

Signal Mill Sells For $13.5 Million

Signal Mill on the North Shore at 205 Manufacturers Road has sold for $13,520,000. Sitting on 2.89 acres, Signal Mill is a modern, adaptive re-use of an early 1900's era textile mill. The property was originally Signal Knitting Mills, opened by William Murphey and a group of Chattanooga businessmen. Mr. Murphey, a textile engineer from Georgia, brought his expertise to Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Sports

Vila Leads Mocs Past Citadel

Junior Ramon Vila’s 17 points led five Chattanooga Mocs in double figures in Wednesday’s 92-69 triumph over The Citadel in McKenzie Arena Wednesday night. The Mocs broke open a 12-point halftime margin to cruise to the Southern Conference victory. Matt Ryan’s three-pointer at the buzzer sent the Mocs into intermission ahead 52-40. The Mocs came out of the break on fire. They ... (click for more)

Hoops Central: No. 23/23 Lady Vols At No. 3/5 UConn Thursday Night

No. 23/23 Tennessee (15-3, 5-1 SEC) will be in Hartford, Conn., on Thursday night to take part in the Basketball Hall of Fame Revival Series vs. #3/5 UConn (16-1, 7-0 AAC) at XL Arena. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. ET. As part of the two-year series, UConn will host Tennessee this season, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Pat Summitt Foundation and the Naismith Memorial ... (click for more)