Morning Pointe Residents Raise Money For Alzheimer’s Association With Indoor Yard Sale

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Morning Pointe of Chattanooga residents Clyde Edwards and Ruth Lowery celebrated the successful conclusion of the assisted living community’s annual indoor yard sale to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association.

Three months’ worth of donated golf clubs, furniture, appliances, décor, clothing, jewelry, handbags, dishes, cookware, and more were sold off over the course of two days to raise money for a worthy cause.

“I am so proud of our residents, associates, family members, and friends for pulling together to make this year’s yard sale another huge success!” said life enrichment director Holly Holcomb. “Thanks to their hard work, we raised over $1300 for a cause that we believe in with all of our hearts. We’re already looking forward to next year’s yard sale!”


3 Free Bariatric Seminars In July Will Be Hosted By CHI Memorial Metabolic And Bariatric Care

CHI Memorial Mammography Health Coach To Visit CHI Memorial Parkway June 28

CHI Memorial Mammography Health Coach To Visit Catoosa County July 1


Jaime Ponce, M.D. and CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care will host three free seminars in July on surgical weight loss options. The seminars will be held at CHI Memorial Metabolic and ... (click for more)

CHI Memorial’s mobile health coach will provide mammography screenings at CHI Memorial Parkway, 4700 Battlefield Parkway in Ringgold, on Friday, June 28. Appointments are available from 9 a.m.-4 ... (click for more)

CHI Memorial’s mobile health coach will provide mammography screenings at Catoosa County Library, 108 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold, on Monday, July 1 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. "All women should ... (click for more)


Living Well

3 Free Bariatric Seminars In July Will Be Hosted By CHI Memorial Metabolic And Bariatric Care

Jaime Ponce, M.D. and CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care will host three free seminars in July on surgical weight loss options. The seminars will be held at CHI Memorial Metabolic and Bariatric Care, 7405 Shallowford Road, Suite 160 in Chattanooga. Schedule of seminars: July 9 - 11:30 a.m. Bariatric Surgery Seminar July 9 - 5 p.m. Bariatric Surgery Seminar July ... (click for more)

CHI Memorial Mammography Health Coach To Visit CHI Memorial Parkway June 28

CHI Memorial’s mobile health coach will provide mammography screenings at CHI Memorial Parkway, 4700 Battlefield Parkway in Ringgold, on Friday, June 28. Appointments are available from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. All women who have a mammogram on the mobile coach at this location will receive a free t-shirt. "All women should have one screening mammogram between the ages of 35-40," officials ... (click for more)

Breaking News

County Commission Votes 5-4 Against 34-Cent Property Tax Increase For The Schools

The County Commission voted 5-4 on Wednesday morning against a 34-cent property tax increase for the county schools. Opposed were Greg Martin, Randy Fairbanks, Chester Bankston, Tim Boyd and Sabrena Smedley. In favor were Chip Baker, Katherlyn Geter, Warren Mackey and David Sharpe. County Attorney Rheubin Taylor said the action means that none of the budget is approved ... (click for more)

Fire Heavily Damages Vacant Hixson Home Early Wednesday Afternoon

A fire heavily damaged a Hixson home early Wednesday afternoon. At 1:20 p.m., a neighbor called 911 reporting a house fire at 1833 Bay Hill Dr. The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responded and arrived on the scene reporting heavy fire on the front door and porch area. Firefighters entered the front and back side of the home to find heavy fire downstairs and heavy smoke ... (click for more)

Opinion

Beck Thanks Sheriff Hammond

I would like to take a moment to thank Sheriff Hammond and his patrol officers for their superb display of professionalism. Quick action in response to a request to the sheriff and his patrol division made family newcomers to our county delightfully surprised and comfortable. Our dad, James Crosby, made his transition on Father's Day and was laid to rest at Chattanooga National ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Dakota’s Coming

Dakota Meyer, who on a day in September of 2011 defied battlefield orders to save the lives of over 30 soldiers who were pinned down in a brutal Afghanistan ambush, is coming to Chattanooga on July 12 on a very similar mission. The famed Marine sergeant, who was awarded the Medal of Honor for his heroics, will be the headline speaker at the Sixth Annual America Heroes Dinner in ... (click for more)