PODCAST: Clint Powell And Dawson Wheeler Interview Chad Wykle And Ginny Kelly

Friday, August 2, 2019
Clint Powell and Dawson Wheeler sat down with friends Ginny Kelly, "Race Director" and Chad Wykle, "Mr. Rock/Creek" and discussed all the details of the Rock/Creek Stump Jump 50k. 

They covered upcoming training runs, course descriptions, locations of aid stations, what food and drink is available, trail details of the entire course, packet pick up details, Glitter man, camping, and post run fun.

Profits from the event go to local non-profits. 
 
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2,000 Acres Secured In Georgia For Critically Endangered Species Habitat, Conservation

Tennessee Valley Canoe Club Donates $3,600 To Local Charities

Synergy Climbing And Ninja Training Center Coming To Chattanooga's Southside


Two significant land acquisitions in southeast Georgia were announced on Tuesday by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Open Space Institute (OSI) . One property secures ... (click for more)

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Outdoors

2,000 Acres Secured In Georgia For Critically Endangered Species Habitat, Conservation

Two significant land acquisitions in southeast Georgia were announced on Tuesday by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Open Space Institute (OSI) . One property secures critical habitat for the restoration of rare species, including one of the state’s rarest plants, hairy rattleweed, and Georgia’s state reptile, the gopher tortoise. The other tract will be ... (click for more)

Tennessee Valley Canoe Club Donates $3,600 To Local Charities

Each year Tennessee Valley Canoe Club, a recreational paddling club in the region, raises and donates thousands of dollars to local charities. This year TVCC will present a check for $2,500 to Team River Runner Chattanooga and $1,100 to Friends of the Hiwassee/Ocoee State Park. TVCC will present the checks to TRR and Friends of the Hiwassee/Ocoee this Saturday. TRR helps wounded ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tivoli Theatre Foundation Acquires Tivoli Center Building Next Door To Tivoli Theatre

The Tivoli Theatre Foundation has purchased the property adjacent to the Theatre and plans to continue the restoration of the venue as well as renovating the new property., officials said. The investment will include the creation of a performing arts center for Chattanooga. “Since its inception, the Tivoli Foundation has reinvigorated the performance arts venues in Chattanooga,” ... (click for more)

Lookout Mountain, Ga., Council Chooses Builder For Town Center; To Issue RFP For Commercial Portion; Trail Named For Super Volunteer Campbell

The Lookout Mountain, Ga., Town Council on Thursday night selected a builder for the long-awaited Town Center and also moved to issue an RFP for a developer for the planned commercial part of the center. Mayor David Bennett, saying next year will be a banner one for the town, said the Town Center, 12 years in the making, is on schedule to be built during the year. Ground breaking ... (click for more)

Opinion

Abuse To Animals Is Intolerable

In a recent article titled “McKamey Animal Services Seeks Information Pertaining to Dog Fight Victim”, McKamey Animal Center is urging people to share any information regarding a recent dog fight victim that was left abandoned with multiple serious injuries. Abuse to animals is something that I cannot tolerate in the slightest. My heart goes out to the precious little dog that ... (click for more)

Sister Says Leg Surgery For Roy Exum Is A Success

The leg surgery for Roy Exum on Friday afternoon was a success, his sister, Ellen, said she was told by the physician. Mr. Exum, the long-time columnist in this spot for Chattanoogan.com, has suffered for a lengthy time with a badly infected leg following surgery on an arthritic knee. He was told this week that the leg was so damaged that it would have to be amputated or risk ... (click for more)