StoryCorps Listening Party To Be Held Thursday At Songbirds

Monday, April 15, 2019

After several weeks of recording conversations between Chattanooga residents, NPR’s StoryCorps is hosting a free Listening Party this week in which snippets of some conversations will be played.
 
The StoryCorps Listening Party will be held from 5-7:30 p.m. on Thursday at Songbirds Guitar Museum North Stage, 35 Station St. in Chattanooga.

Admission is free, but registration is required at wutc.org.



Tickets For Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration On Sale Friday

Pat Terry Will Be In Concert At Wired Coffee Bar May 11

Ringgold Playhouse Holds Auditions For Moon Over Buffalo Monday And Tuesday


Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration comes to Walker Theatre on Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75 and $49.50 (plus applicable fees) and will be available here Friday. Review for Jim Brickman: ... (click for more)

Pat Terry will be in concert, with Mark Kelly Hall, at Wired Coffee Bar on Saturday, May 11, at 7 p.m. Wired Coffee Bar is at 5707 Main St. in Ooltewah. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 ... (click for more)

The Ringgold Playhouse will be looking for its next wave of talent when it holds open auditions for its summer comedy, Moon Over Buffalo, Monday and Tuesday. The classic play has several roles ... (click for more)


Entertainment

Tickets For Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration On Sale Friday

Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration comes to Walker Theatre on Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75 and $49.50 (plus applicable fees) and will be available here Friday. Review for Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration: Jim Brickman returns to Chattanooga this Christmas to wow the crowd with his uplifting, family-friendly, holiday concert tradition. 'Jim Brickman A Christmas ... (click for more)

Pat Terry Will Be In Concert At Wired Coffee Bar May 11

Pat Terry will be in concert, with Mark Kelly Hall, at Wired Coffee Bar on Saturday, May 11, at 7 p.m. Wired Coffee Bar is at 5707 Main St. in Ooltewah. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. To order tickets online, go to www.patterryonline.com . The evening will feature songs written mostly for grownups but fit for the whole family; a celebration of life, love, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

SoCon Freshman Of The Year Who Left UTC Will Play For TCU

Kevin Easley, who announced he was leaving UTC after being named the Southern Conference Freshman of the Year, said he will be transferring to Texas Christian University. Easley will be eligible to play in the 2020-2021 season. He made the announcement on his personal Twitter account. Easley, at 6'6" and 223 pounds, was the first Chattanooga men's basketball student-athlete ... (click for more)

Dalton Police Department Seeks Suspects In Car Break-Ins

The Dalton Police Department is seeking help from the public to identify two men who broke into three vehicles parked at the Planet Fitness gym on Walnut Avenue. There have been several car break-ins in this parking lot over the past year because people using the gym often leave valuables inside of their cars instead of taking them inside. The suspects in these three break-ins ... (click for more)

Opinion

Why Does Walden Need A Large Grocery Store? - And Response (2)

The town of Walden has a population of 2,118 people. What do those citizens need with a 49,000 square foot grocery store? Or with 10,000 square feet of commercial office space? Or a fuel island? Or increased tractor trailer traffic with proportional damage to the road up and down the mountain? Or multiple traffic lights at the “W” Road intersection and at Timesville Road? When ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: This Ain’t Gonna’ Work

When Governor Bill Lee talks about education, or the lack of it, I’ll listen. He’s the guy who, when he found his newly-hired employees were wanting, his thriving Lee Company in Nashville started its own vocational school and paid them to learn. The investment was brilliant and the outcome obvious. But now comes the bigger gamble, vouchers for some and, for others, charter schools ... (click for more)