Greater Tucker Missionary Baptist Announces Family And Friends Day Sept. 29

Thursday, September 19, 2019
The public is invited to join Greater Tucker Missionary Baptist Church, 1115 North Moore Road in Chattanooga, for their Family and Friends Day on Sunday, Sept. 29 at 10:45 a.m. 

All are welcome.

The Union Chattanooga To Host Worship Night At The Camp House On Oct. 21

The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints Women’s Session Of General Conference Includes Those In The Greater Chattanooga Area

Missionaries Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints Serve In Dalton


The Union Chattanooga is hosting its last worship night of the year at The Camp House, 149 E. Martin Luther King Blvd in downtown Chattanooga, next Monday from 7-9 p.m. Individuals and families ... (click for more)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held its annual Women’s Session of General Conference on Oct. 5. Women’s session is for women ages eight and older, and included those in the greater ... (click for more)

Elder Albin Vasquez-Brenes, 21, from North Carolina (born in Costa Rica) and Elder Garrett Vance, 19, from Radford, Virginia of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have been serving ... (click for more)


Church

The Union Chattanooga To Host Worship Night At The Camp House On Oct. 21

The Union Chattanooga is hosting its last worship night of the year at The Camp House, 149 E. Martin Luther King Blvd in downtown Chattanooga, next Monday from 7-9 p.m. Individuals and families are invited to join in prayer and worship with worship leaders and praise teams from all over the city. Childcare is provided. For more information about The Union Chattanooga ... (click for more)

The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints Women’s Session Of General Conference Includes Those In The Greater Chattanooga Area

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held its annual Women’s Session of General Conference on Oct. 5. Women’s session is for women ages eight and older, and included those in the greater Chattanooga area. President Russell M. Nelson, the prophet of the world, along with his two counselors in the First Presidency, President Dallin H. Oaks and President Henry B. Eyring, ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Thurman Says Discipline Real Problem In County Schools; Johnson Says His Focus Is Academic Improvement

County School Board member Rhonda Thurman said Monday that teachers are quitting the county schools because they face attacks from unruly students and they don't get backing from the administration. Supt. Bryan Johnson said, "We absolutely have challenges," but he said he puts his focus on academic improvement. He said a disciplinary committee meeting took two hours, and he would ... (click for more)

Eyewitness Account Given Of Murder Of Tracy Calloway, Though 4 Defendants Tried To Waive Hearing

An expressive witness, general disorder, and a circus-like atmosphere defined a preliminary hearing involving four men accused of the July murder of Tracy Calloway. On July 21, Antonio Watkins, 25; Prandel Reid Jr., 27, Gary Cross, 23, and Jamichael Smith, 26, allegedly drove up to Mr. Calloway’s residence and began shooting. Calloway, who was located in a white car parked in ... (click for more)

Opinion

Would Foreign Teachers Make Better Instructors For Inner-City Students? - And Response

It seems a week doesn't go by, sometimes more in one week, without Roy or someone writing some coded messages denigrating inner-city schools and the students (using another code-hint hint) that attend inner-city schools. Which reminded me of something from decades ago about teachers from foreign countries perhaps making better instructors for inner city students. At least those ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Same Ole ‘Bored’

As it just so happened, on the same day the Hamilton County School Board held a special two-hour meeting on Monday over disturbing disciplinary concerns among its 44,000 students, the Nashville Tennessean published a revealing report on school suspensions in the Nashville Metro Public Schools. After five years and a $2 million study, the results were available -- Nashville had launched ... (click for more)