We Should Be Thankful For Reliable Utilities

Monday, September 23, 2019

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


Remembering Volonte Bell

The Safer You Are, The Safer I Am

Roy Exum: AG Barr: What Has Happened To Us?


Loss is never easy, especially when its someone so dear to us. On Sunday, the Lord saw fit to take one of his children home. Volonte Bell was more than just an assistant coach; he was a friend, ... (click for more)

Constitutional Carry without mandatory safety and handling instruction is unwise. It is simply unsafe to carry a sidearm without knowledge of things as basic as loading or uncocking a pistol. ... (click for more)

About 48 hours ago, William Barr, the Attorney General of the United States, delivered the keynote address at the 2020 National Religious Broadcasters Convention in Nashville at the Opryland ... (click for more)




Opinion

Remembering Volonte Bell

Loss is never easy, especially when its someone so dear to us. On Sunday, the Lord saw fit to take one of his children home. Volonte Bell was more than just an assistant coach; he was a friend, mentor and inspiration to not only his student athletes, but for so many of us in Chattanooga, including myself. I will never forget the time I first met Volonte. He had a remarkable ... (click for more)

The Safer You Are, The Safer I Am

Constitutional Carry without mandatory safety and handling instruction is unwise. It is simply unsafe to carry a sidearm without knowledge of things as basic as loading or uncocking a pistol. I see dangerous instances caused by ignorance or an atrophied skill-set. I’m not speaking only of sideways-shooting, rapid-firing, macho gang-bangers. I’m referring to everyday low-time ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Jacob Coyne Guilty Of Murder, Robbery; Gets Life In Prison In Slaying Of Jalen Little

A Criminal Court jury on Friday night found Jacob Coyne guilty in the March 2017 slaying of 19-year-old Jalen Little, who was shot down in the driveway of his home on Oak Tree Drive. Coyne was ruled guilty of first-degree murder, felony murder and especially aggravated robbery. He was sentenced by Judge Tom Greenholtz to life in prison on the two murder charges. He will be ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Airport Board Gives Go-Ahead For $25 Million Parking Garage

The Chattanooga Airport Board on Friday unanimously approved the awarding of $25 million to Hoar Construction in order to design and build a new four-level parking garage for the airport. While the current lot can house around 500 vehicles, the proposed parking garage will almost double the amount of spaces available. If all goes well, the project could be finished by next ... (click for more)

Sports

Hoops Central: Lady Vols Close Out Regular Season At Auburn On Sunday

Tennessee (19-9, 9-6 SEC) closes out the regular season on the road, taking on the Auburn Tigers (10-16, 4-11 SEC) in their Senior Day game on Sunday afternoon at Auburn Arena. Tip-off is slated for 2:05 p.m. CT (3:05 ET). This will mark the first meeting of 2019-20 between the Lady Vols and AU, who stand tied for fifth and in 12th, respectively, in the SEC standings entering ... (click for more)

Lady Vols Prevail Over Ole Miss, 77-66, On Senior Night

The Lady Vols prevailed over an upset-minded Ole Miss team on Thursday, taking a 77-66 win on Senior Night at Thompson-Boling Arena. Junior Rennia Davis was Tennessee's (19-9, 9-6 SEC) high scorer, recording her 28th career double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds. Freshman Tamari Key and sophomore Rae Burrell were also in double figures, with Key scoring a career high ... (click for more)