Helen Ross McNabb Foundation Hosts 3rd Scenic City Sporting Clays Tournament

Thursday, April 18, 2019
The Helen Ross McNabb Foundation invites the community to support the 2019 Scenic City Sporting Clays Tournament on Friday, May 10 at Benton Sporting Clays in Charleston. 
 
The tournament marks the third fundraising event specifically focused on supporting mental health, addiction and social services provided by the Helen Ross McNabb Center in the Greater Chattanooga Area. 
 
“It is our honor to serve children, adults and families throughout the Greater Chattanooga Area,” said Jerry Vagnier, Helen Ross McNabb Center president and CEO.
“The Scenic City Sporting Clays Tournament will allow the Center to serve more people in the area and contribute to the continued growth of Helen Ross McNabb Center’s services in the region.” 
 
This year’s tournament features a 10 a.m. flight and 1:30 p.m. flight. The cost for a four-person team is $600 and includes lunch provided by Jordan’s Bar-B-Q, door prizes, a goody bag, an event shirt and the use of a golf cart. Prizes will be awarded to the three highest scoring teams in each flight using the Lewis Handicapping System. 
 
The Scenic City Sporting Clays Tournament is sponsored by Vulcan Materials Company, The Trust Company, Sequatchie Concrete, Adman Electric and Benton Shooting Supply. 
 
For more information about sponsorship opportunities, call Robyn Hanners at 423-290-6499 or visit www.mcnabbcenter.org.

Senate Health Committee Leaders Release Bipartisan Discussion Draft Legislation To Reduce Health Care Costs

3 Erlanger Express Cares Open Memorial Day Weekend

Krish Bhadra, M.D. Named, Nominated To Boards Of 2 National Organizations


Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wash.) Thursday released the Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019—bipartisan discussion draft legislation to ... (click for more)

Erlanger officials announced today that three new Erlanger Express Care locations in Soddy-Daisy, East Brainerd and downtown Chattanooga will be opening Memorial Day Weekend. According to Erlanger ... (click for more)

Krish Bhadra, M.D., interventional pulmonologist at CHI Memorial’s Buz Standefer Lung Center, has been named and nominated to leadership roles at two national organizations. He is the only private ... (click for more)


Living Well

Senate Health Committee Leaders Release Bipartisan Discussion Draft Legislation To Reduce Health Care Costs

Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander and Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-Wash.) Thursday released the Lower Health Care Costs Act of 2019—bipartisan discussion draft legislation to reduce health care costs. “There's one issue I hear a lot about from Tennesseans, and it is, ‘What are you going to do about the health care costs I pay for out of my own pocket?’ Well, ... (click for more)

3 Erlanger Express Cares Open Memorial Day Weekend

Erlanger officials announced today that three new Erlanger Express Care locations in Soddy-Daisy, East Brainerd and downtown Chattanooga will be opening Memorial Day Weekend. According to Erlanger President & CEO Kevin Spiegel, these treatment centers represent a continued commitment to the health and well-being of the communities in each of these service areas. Erlanger’s ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Statewide Amber Alert Canceled After Resident Spots Missing 23-Month-Old Girl, Captor In Hixson

A statewide AMBER Alert was canceled after a missing 23-month-old girl in Chattanooga was found early Friday morning. Authorities said Octavia Shaw is safe and her captor, 37-year-old Matias Martinez, is in custody. He was to be charged with especially aggravated kidnapping. He is considered an acquaintance with no parental or custodial rights to Octavia. A resident spotted ... (click for more)

East Ridge Pulls From Rainy Day Fund To Meet No-Tax-Increase Budget

East Ridge will dip into its rainy day fund to be able to make a no-tax-increase budget. A presentation of the city’s 2019-2020 budget was made at the East Ridge City Council on Thursday night. City Manager Chris Dorsey thanked Assistant City Manager Kenny Custer and Financial Director Diane Qualls for their contributions to this budget, saying that it had been very far along ... (click for more)

Opinion

It Is Outrageous That County School Administration Used Our Tax Dollars For Political Lobbying

Dear Dr. Johnson, The campaign central at HCDE headquarters needs a Tennessee Little Hatch Act study time and education. The heart of the issue is that HCDE utilized our tax dollars to lobby against vouchers with employee time, equipment, and lobby payments. Here is my point, I supported ESA vouchers for Hamilton County, and so did a lot of families that desired parental ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: What All Have In Common

A couple of weeks ago I was in the midst of a wonderful crowd and, as we took our places for dinner, there was a bright-eyed fifth-grader seated on my right. Like most his age, he didn’t say much at first but with a nudge or two, he really got it going. He told me how excited he was about going to McCallie this fall and I promised, “Get ready – you are going to have more fun that ... (click for more)