Chattanooga Chamber Of Commerce Hosts INSPIRE Women’s Networking Breakfast

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

As part of the Chattanooga Chamber’s efforts to foster a business community that celebrates diversity and inclusion, the Chamber presents the INSPIRE Women’s Networking Breakfast, Wednesday, July 10, from 8-10 a.m. at the Chamber’s INCubator in the Hamilton County Business Development Center at 100 Cherokee Blvd.

This program provides networking time and information to inspire entrepreneurs and working professionals to take their business dreams to the next level.

Participants should bring business cards and come ready to connect with other diverse business women to build a network and learn strategies for success. Chef Andrea Cagle, Kozy Cooking owner, will prepare a breakfast for all to enjoy.

Register here.


AZA President And CEO Dan Ashe To Visit TN Aquarium Friday

Scenic City Concrete Pumping And Walls To Get 70 Meter Boom Pump

Federal Bar Association Chattanooga Chapter Has Annual Meeting Aug. 20


Dan Ashe, president and CEO of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, will be visiting the Tennessee Aquarium on Friday in recognition of more than a quarter-century of continuous AZA Accreditation. ... (click for more)

Bobby Kean of Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls Inc will announce Friday the delivery of the newest, largest member of the Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls pump truck fleet. A 70 meter ... (click for more)

The Federal Bar Association Chattanooga Chapter will host its annual meeting and luncheon on Aug. 20. The keynote speaker will be Sixth Circuit Appellate Court Judge Bernice Bouie Donald. ... (click for more)


Business

AZA President And CEO Dan Ashe To Visit TN Aquarium Friday

Dan Ashe, president and CEO of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, will be visiting the Tennessee Aquarium on Friday in recognition of more than a quarter-century of continuous AZA Accreditation. "To be accredited, the Tennessee Aquarium underwent a thorough review to make certain it has and will continue to meet ever-rising standards in categories which include animal care ... (click for more)

Scenic City Concrete Pumping And Walls To Get 70 Meter Boom Pump

Bobby Kean of Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls Inc will announce Friday the delivery of the newest, largest member of the Scenic City Concrete Pumping and Walls pump truck fleet. A 70 meter boom pump, just one of four in the country, has made its cross country trip destined for the Chattanooga area. The machine, built for pumping concrete to the highest, hardest to reach ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Small Plane Crashes Near Dunlap

A small plane crashed on Wednesday at Cagle Mountain near Dunlap. Authorities said the pilot was airlifted to Erlanger Hospital. He was described as in his mid-to-late 50s or 60s. There were no passengers, it was stated. Based on the plane's registration number, it was a Glasair amateur-built experimental plane. It was built in Canada in 2002. The pilot was described ... (click for more)

Smedley, Smith, Boyd, Bankston, Graham Among Candidates Mentioned For 2020 County Mayor Race With Coppinger Possibly Retiring

It may be three years away, but candidates are lining up for the 2022 county mayor race with Jim Coppinger possibly retiring. County Mayor Coppinger said his focus is on continued progress during the current four-year term. Political observers believe he tipped his hat on this being his final term by coming out for a school tax that is unpopular in some circles and lost out on ... (click for more)

Opinion

Opinion Correction: Erlanger Does Not Offer $20,000 Nurse Signing Bonuses

An opinion in Chattanoogan.com on Monday said Erlanger Health Systems had $20,000 nurse signing bonuses. Erlanger officials said that is another local hospital - not Erlanger. Columnist Roy Exum said, "In a story that I wrote on July 15, “A Nursing Shortage?” I mistakenly identified Erlanger Hospital as one hospital that offers prospective nurses a $20,000 signing bonus. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Use 'Tags' At Erlanger

When I was a senior in high school, the Vietnam catastrophe held the guys who were in my class spellbound. Back then, and has since been proven again and again, the conflict was a terrible error in our nation’s judgment and almost 60,000 young and promising Americans died in some stinking South Asian battle zone that didn’t mean squat to our freedom or our nation’s future. In ... (click for more)