Alexander Says John Ryder Would Be Valuable Addition To TVA Board

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Senator Lamar Alexander is pleased the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works today approved John Ryder to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Board of Directors.
 
“John would be a valuable addition to the TVA Board. President Trump first nominated John a year ago, and he was approved unanimously by this same committee, but Senate Democrats inexcusably held up his confirmation. I hope he will now be confirmed without delay.”
 
Senator Alexander introduced Ryder at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works last year.

Hamilton County WWTA Board Names Michael Patrick Executive Director

Office Furniture Warehouse To Hold Networking Event On April 26

National Vision Expands To Fort Oglethorpe


The Hamilton County WWTA Board of Commissioners named Michael Patrick as the organization’s executive director at Wednesday’s meeting. Prior to joining the WWTA, Mr. Patrick was the director ... (click for more)

Office Furniture Warehouse, two-time winner of the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business of the Year Award, is inviting the community to celebrate its recent victory at its 1900 Stuart ... (click for more)

National Vision has expanded its presence to the Fort Oglethorpe area. It has opened an America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses at The Forts Shopping Center. Officials said, "Eye ... (click for more)


Business

Hamilton County WWTA Board Names Michael Patrick Executive Director

The Hamilton County WWTA Board of Commissioners named Michael Patrick as the organization’s executive director at Wednesday’s meeting. Prior to joining the WWTA, Mr. Patrick was the director of the city of Chattanooga’s Water Wastewater Resources Division. He was responsible for the overall operation of the city’s regional water and wastewater collection and treatment system. ... (click for more)

Office Furniture Warehouse To Hold Networking Event On April 26

Office Furniture Warehouse, two-time winner of the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business of the Year Award, is inviting the community to celebrate its recent victory at its 1900 Stuart Street location on Friday, April 26, from 4-7 p.m. Partnering with NoogaRadio and the Donna Show, it is bringing back its networking event, NoogaNections - designed to facilitate better ... (click for more)

Breaking News

TDOT Plans To Add 1 Lane In Each Direction To I-24 From Georgia State Line To US 27; New Section Of Apison Pike To Be Widened

The state plans to add one lane in each direction to a seven-mile section of Interstate 24, which is one of the most congested freeways in the country. The purchase of right of way for the project is included in TDOT’s annual three year transportation program. Right of way is listed for 2022 in a section between the Georgia state line and Brown's Ferry Road and another ... (click for more)

Man, 50, Shot In Road Rage Incident On Bailey Avenue; Christopher Bell, 29, Wanted For Attempted Criminal Homicide

A man, 50, was shot on Bailey Avenue on Thursday afternoon, and Christopher Bell, 29, is wanted for criminal attempted homicide. At approximately 3:20 p.m. Chattanooga Police were dispatched to a person shot call at 1050 Bailey Ave. Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man stated to police that he and the suspect were involved in a vehicle ... (click for more)

Opinion

Save The Wildlife, Mr. Berke

Why in the world would there be any question regarding the wildlife at East Lake park, and the humane relocation of same? Why would anyone need to beg for the right thing to be done? Maybe if the ducks could ride scooters, there would be money for this. Or maybe if they had means to pay for one of the so-called affordable apartments we have in Chattanooga, they would rate the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What's 'Good' About It?

For the biggest part of my life (a real long time) I refused to acknowledge what is “good” about Good Friday. Today, in literally every country on earth, it is ‘Good Friday’ and, nope, nothing is “good” about killing my Jesus. Forget that it is the most singular display of His love for me, and I push all of the human race aside, to stand completely alone, and feel Jesus’ eyes on ... (click for more)