McKamey Animal Center's Adoptables Of The Week

Monday, July 22, 2019

This week’s featured adoptables at McKamey Animal Center:

Kira. left, is a 2 year old curious and very loving beauty who is waiting for her forever family, while Bo is a young coon hound mix, who is quiet, walks well on a leash, and needs a home with no cats.

Meet them, as well as many other adoptable animals, at McKamey Animal Center, 4500 N.

Access Road in Chattanooga, phone number (423) 305-6500. 

Our hours are: closed Monday; open Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 

Other days: Thursday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.  


Christmas At The Courthouse School Performances Continue Next Week

CDOT Announces Events And Road Closures For Dec. 7-8

Market Street Bridge In Chattanooga To Undergo Quarterly Testing This Sunday


The annual Christmas at the Courthouse concert series showcase will continue next week with student ensembles from 11 more Hamilton County Schools set to perform. “This decades-old tradition ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Department of Transportation announces the following events and road closures for Dec. 7-8: MainX24 MainX24 Parade - East and West Main Street between Stayton Street and ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Department of Transportation will conduct quarterly testing and maintenance on the Market Street Bridge in downtown Chattanooga on Sunday during which time the bridge will be closed ... (click for more)


Happenings

Christmas At The Courthouse School Performances Continue Next Week

The annual Christmas at the Courthouse concert series showcase will continue next week with student ensembles from 11 more Hamilton County Schools set to perform. “This decades-old tradition for Hamilton County Government recognizes public servants and elected officials with sounds of the season provided by students from elementary, middle, and high schools in Hamilton County ... (click for more)

CDOT Announces Events And Road Closures For Dec. 7-8

Chattanooga Department of Transportation announces the following events and road closures for Dec. 7-8: MainX24 MainX24 Parade - East and West Main Street between Stayton Street and Broad Street will be closed Saturday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for the MainX24 Parade. Partial closures will also take place on Cowart Street, Market Street, Rossville Ave and Jefferson ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man, 36, Shot On Shawnee Trail Thursday Night

A man, 36, was shot on Shawnee Trail Thursday night. At approximately 9:32 p.m., Chattanooga Police were called to a local hospital after a person arrived with injuries from a gunshot wound. Upon arrival, police spoke with the person suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound who arrived at hospital via personal vehicle. The victim said he was involved in a ... (click for more)

Inner City Youth Who Had $22 An Hour Job At Gestamp Now Headed To Federal Prison

An inner city youth who once had a $22 per hour job with the Gestamp automotive supply firm is now headed to federal prison. Shimel Clifton Knowell, 20, was sentenced by Judge Travis McDonough to serve two years. He earlier had a term of 13 months and one day after a guilty plea to gun possession while under the influence of drugs. However, he was given the higher sentence ... (click for more)

Opinion

A Better Plan Is Needed For Quarry Golf Course At Mountain Creek

With regard to the ongoing saga of the old Quarry golf course and its proposed development, I reject the proposed plan endorsed by the North Chickamauga Creek Conservancy (Chattanoogan - Breaking News 11/30/2019) and believe a better outcome can be achieved. There is a middle ground that involves all R-1 construction including preserving the tree, greenspace, streams and ponds. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Last Girl Standing

It’s about 90 miles from Chattanooga to Bell Buckle, Tn. Get on I-24 and go west, as you would towards Nashville, and you’ll see the sign. In mid-October about six dozen competitors turned off at the Bell Buckle exit to find their way to Gary Cantrell’s house. It is there that the Big Dog’s Backyard Ultra is held every fall under the watchful eye of ‘Big’ himself, who is better ... (click for more)