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Government Failures

We Should Be Thankful For Reliable Utilities

A Tropical Heatwave


Sadly, this morning's Roy Exum: "Teachers Bolt At Tyner" is in fact hard news. But unvarnished truth perhaps is best left in "Opinion", as most people would prefer to not see the truth of ... (click for more)

It was an interesting experience looking from our fifth floor condo at the fifth largest river in the United States and not being able to flush. I remember being without electricity for seven ... (click for more)

While the devotees of the left are gleefully dancing around the impeachment tree, a statement by one of their madcap crew has gone practically unnoticed in the subjective news media. AOC, ... (click for more)


Opinion

Government Failures

Sadly, this morning's Roy Exum: "Teachers Bolt At Tyner" is in fact hard news. But unvarnished truth perhaps is best left in "Opinion", as most people would prefer to not see the truth of what is happening to their children. It is after all, in my opinion, about as disgusting as watching the manufacture of "cottage cheese". Let's look at truths here. If your child's teacher ... (click for more)

We Should Be Thankful For Reliable Utilities

It was an interesting experience looking from our fifth floor condo at the fifth largest river in the United States and not being able to flush. I remember being without electricity for seven days during the 1993 snow storm and several days during the 1957 ice storm with no reimbursements. We should be thankful for the the reliability of our utilities. Richard W. Key (click for more)

Breaking News

Nippon Paint To Open New Facility At Tubman Site In East Chattanooga, Creating 150 Jobs

Nippon Paint will invest approximately $60 million to establish a facility at the Tubman site in East Chattanooga. Nippon Paint (USA) will create 150 jobs in Hamilton County over the next five to seven years. The city has long been trying to market the former site of the Harriet Tubman homes public housing. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Japan-based Nippon Paint Holdings Co., ... (click for more)

Duplex Damaged By Fire In East Ridge Monday Afternoon

East Ridge Fire and Police were dispatched to 806 B Donaldson Road at approximately 12:37 p.m. p.m. on Monday on a reported duplex fire. Upon arrival, all occupants were outside and heavy smoke was found to be coming from the structure. Firefighters made an interior attack locating and extinguishing the fire located in the basement of the dwelling. Mutual Aid was requested ... (click for more)

Sports

UTC Volleyball Opens SoCon Play Wednesday At Samford

After finishing up non-conference action last weekend at the Hokie Invitational, the Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team gets set to open Southern Conference play on the road against Samford Wednesday night inside the Pete Hanna Center in Birmingham, Ala. First serve is set for 8 p.m. ET and will be streamed LIVE on ESPN+ through the ESPN App platform. Chattanooga suffered ... (click for more)

Covenant's Sandhoff, Lee, Yeager Named Players Of The Week

Following a standout performance last week, Covenant women's soccer freshman goalkeeper Lucy Sandhoff (Lookout Mountain, Ga./Chattanooga Christian) was named the USA South Rookie of the Week, for the period ending on Sept. 22, announced the league on Monday. It is the first career honor for Sandhoff and she becomes the first Covenant women's soccer player honored with a weekly ... (click for more)