SCWN Luncheon Set For Sept. 26

Thursday, September 12, 2019
The Scenic City Women's Network's marketplace networking luncheon will be held on Sept. 26 at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St. in Chattanooga.

Guest speaker will be Rashelle Stafford, owner of Polly Claire's Tea Room. 

Networking and business card exchange will begin at 11:30 a.m., with lunch and program from noon-1 p.m.  Cost is $20.

RSVP here by Sept. 24.

North Hawthorne Street Closure Extended Through Tuesday

Upcoming Street Closings Announced

Whitfield Deputies Train For Safer High-Speed Chases


Construction on North Hawthorne Street between Wilder Street and Elmendorf Street, originally scheduled to end Monday afternoon, will continue until Tuesday. North Hawthorne is expected to ... (click for more)

Here are upcoming street closings: Thursday: TOPS Health and Safety Fair - The north and southbound right lanes of Broad Street will be closed between W 11th Street and W 12th ... (click for more)

During August the Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office - working with the Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) - had the opportunity to provide High Speed Track Training for the entire ... (click for more)


Happenings

North Hawthorne Street Closure Extended Through Tuesday

Construction on North Hawthorne Street between Wilder Street and Elmendorf Street, originally scheduled to end Monday afternoon, will continue until Tuesday. North Hawthorne is expected to reopen at 2 p.m. on Tuesday. This is due to new gas line installation. View CDOT's map of event and road closures for full details of these activities and other projects underway in our ... (click for more)

Upcoming Street Closings Announced

Here are upcoming street closings: Thursday: TOPS Health and Safety Fair - The north and southbound right lanes of Broad Street will be closed between W 11th Street and W 12th Street from 9AM thru 2PM on Thursday, September 19th to host TVA's TOPS Health and Safety Fair. Ales on 8th - W 8th Street between Pine Street and Chestnut Street will be closed ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tony Bigoms Found Guilty Of 2014 Premeditated 1st Degree Murder And Abuse Of A Corpse; Gets Life In Prison For The Murder

A Chattanooga man was sentenced to life in prison when the jury found him guilty after his six-day murder retrial. Following closing arguments, the jury was sent back to a secluded room, where they came to a guilty verdict for the defendant. Tony Edward Bigoms murdered Dana Wilkes in 2012 and dismembered her corpse, which was found on the banks of the Chicamauga river without ... (click for more)

CFD Extinguishes Small Fire Outside Steak ‘N Shake On Hixson Pike Monday Evening

Chattanooga Fire Department's Engine #19 and Squad #19 responded to the Steak ‘n Shake, 5118 Hixson Pike, on a small outside fire Monday evening. "It appeared to be started by a discarded cigarette that spread to the surrounding mulch and then on to the building, officials said. "The fire was extinguished quickly and there was no damage to the interior." CFD crews used ... (click for more)

Opinion

We Remember Sept. 11th

Our nation was attacked on Sept. 11, 2001 and our world changed. Muslim terrorists called al-Qaeda, with training camps all around the world were responsible for the death of the more than 3,000 victims. This is an enemy unlike any we have ever faced. There are multiple countries, multiple fronts and multiple threats. This enemy is committed to the absolute destruction of the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Total Rest May Help

Roy Exum will be on vacation this week as he recovers from a recent surgery. His doctors and his close friends believe in him and urge him to “take some time for himself.” It is believed "total rest" will be greatly beneficial in the healing process. He greatly appreciates the emails and the telephones calls has received and appreciates your kindness. He hopes to return ... (click for more)