Poplar Springs Road In Catoosa County To Be Closed June 17 For Improvements

Friday, June 14, 2019

The Catoosa County Public Works Department has scheduled road repair work on Poplar Springs Road at Baggett Road weather permitting.

It will be closed to through traffic, beginning Monday through Friday, June 21.

Detour routes will be marked.


Cempa Community Care To Offer Free COVID-19 Testing At New Hope Baptist Church On Wednesday

New Hamilton County Marriage Licenses

Jerry Summers: Willard Millsaps - Soddy Slugger


Cempa Community Care will offer free COVID-19 testing at New Hope Baptist Church on Wednesday, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The church is at 3777 Wilcox Blvd. Testing is available to the general public ... (click for more)

Here are the new marriage licenses from the County Clerk's office: ANTOINE DEANGELO LOVELACE JORDAN DESHAWN JOHNSON 9224 LAWFORD WAY APT 309 9224 LAWFORD WAY APT 309 OOLTEWAH, TN 37363 ... (click for more)

Willard Newton Millsaps was born in Soddy, Tennessee on June 5, 1902, and was a star athlete at Soddy High School. He and his lifelong friend, Ty Coppinger, Sr., who attended Sale Creek High, ... (click for more)



Happenings

Cempa Community Care To Offer Free COVID-19 Testing At New Hope Baptist Church On Wednesday

Cempa Community Care will offer free COVID-19 testing at New Hope Baptist Church on Wednesday, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The church is at 3777 Wilcox Blvd. Testing is available to the general public without a physician referral, and those who come for testing can remain in their vehicles throughout the process of collection. Testing will be provided at no out-of-pocket cost. If a patient ... (click for more)

New Hamilton County Marriage Licenses

Here are the new marriage licenses from the County Clerk's office: ANTOINE DEANGELO LOVELACE JORDAN DESHAWN JOHNSON 9224 LAWFORD WAY APT 309 9224 LAWFORD WAY APT 309 OOLTEWAH, TN 37363 OOLTEWAH, TN 37363 CAMERON ANDREW MURRAY TAYLOR RHEA HOLMES 5931 WATERSCAPE PASS 5931 WATERSCAPE PASS HOOVER, AL 35244 HOOVER, AL 35244 ANGELO EUGENE TODARO LAURA RUTH LOCKLEAR ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Silverdale Detention Center CoreCivic Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19

On Friday a CoreCivic employee who works at the Silverdale Detention Center tested positive for COVID-19 after a close family member tested positive. The employee was tested Thursday as a precautionary measure. CDC recommended guidelines are being utilized at the Silverdale facility to assure the safety and well-being of all staff and inmates. Jail personnel are also currently ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Jumps From 531 Virus Cases To 640 In 2 Days; Tennessee Has 7 More Coronavirus Deaths, Including 3 From Nashville, 2 From Memphis

Hamilton County has jumped from 531 coronavirus cases to 640 in two days. It remains at 14 deaths. Tennessee has had seven more coronavirus deaths. The new total is 336. There were 356 new cases, bringing the total to 20,145. There were 10 more hospitalizations for a total of 1,583. Nashville has three more coronavirus deaths for a total of 57. Memphis now has 94 ... (click for more)

Opinion

Memorial Day Remembrance 2020

Perhaps the terrible toll that has engulfed the greater world community due to the black wave known as COVID 19 brings about an urgent sense of reflection and recollection on the true meaning of Memorial Day. One of the earliest commentaries was provided by Frederick Douglass at Arlington National Cemetery on Decoration Day 1871. He would extol to the crowd to never forget ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Memorial Day, 2020

There is an old Indian proverb that is perhaps my favorite when word reaches me than a man or a woman in uniform perished in combat. On this day where we honor those who died while defending our country’s freedom, I am always reminded, “Good men must die, but death cannot take their names.” Any one who has ever stood post, knows well of the huge risks, the God-wretched intangibles ... (click for more)