PODCAST: Clint Powell Interviews Clay Dennis And John Ballinger

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Clint Powell interviewed local business men Clay Dennis and John Ballinger, owners of Part-Time Business Partners (partners with Shannon Brown).

They discussed the ins-and-outs of business, the struggles, successes, opportunities, and "the real problem with insurance, government, and our legal system."

Click here for the podcast.

Tennessee Chamber Of Commerce And Industry Announces Board Appointments; Kelly McCreight Named Board Chair For 2020

Chattanooga's Office Of Public Safety Hosting Reception For Business Owners

Voting For Intersign Charity Contest Concludes Dec. 18


For 2020, the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry has announced 17 appointments to its 54-member board of directors. The appointments represent all three grand divisions and are effective ... (click for more)

The City of Chattanooga’s Office of Public Safety is hosting a reception on Thursday for business owners to understand the power they have in offering second chances. According to the Tennessee ... (click for more)

The third annual Intersign Corporation charity contest’s voting period is soon coming to a close, wrapping up Dec. 18 at 11:59 p.m. In the meantime, votes can be cast once a day, at https://www.intersign.com/ ... (click for more)


Business

Tennessee Chamber Of Commerce And Industry Announces Board Appointments; Kelly McCreight Named Board Chair For 2020

For 2020, the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry has announced 17 appointments to its 54-member board of directors. The appointments represent all three grand divisions and are effective for a three-year term. "The Tennessee Chamber is one of Tennessee’s oldest and most prominent statewide business trade associations impacting public policy on behalf of business and ... (click for more)

Chattanooga's Office Of Public Safety Hosting Reception For Business Owners

The City of Chattanooga’s Office of Public Safety is hosting a reception on Thursday for business owners to understand the power they have in offering second chances. According to the Tennessee Department of Corrections, the State had an average of 30,453 inmates in the system last year. “Providing employment opportunities to people with conviction histories helps reduce ... (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

The Senate Needs To Pass Election Security Funding For States

It has never been more clear that our elections are in danger. We know that Russia hacked American state boards of elections and voting machine companies in 2016. What’s more, Moscow is already gearing up to do it again in future elections. Enough is enough. Our current system isn’t equipped to handle the growing level of interference. In many cases, states have no way of verifying ... (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)