Secretary Hargett To Present $20,000 Technology Grant To Chattanooga Public Library

Monday, September 23, 2019

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett will present this year’s $20,000 Technology Grant to Chattanooga Public Library on Tuesday from 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. on the 4th floor of the Chattanooga Public Library Downtown Branch, 1001 Broad St.

Each year, the Tennessee State Library and Archives present state libraries with grants to increase the public’s access to technology and education. This year’s award is more than double the grant Chattanooga Public Library received in 2018, and the funds will go toward upgrading staff and public-access computers.


State Recognizes Slavery And Human Trafficking Prevention

McKamey Animal Center Adoptables Of The Week

New Hamilton County Marriage Licenses


Tennessee’s capitol will be lit in blue from sunset on Wednesday until dawn to raise awareness about slavery and human trafficking prevention. “Human trafficking is the second-fastest growing ... (click for more)

Here are McKamey Animal Center' adoptables of the week: Brownie, left, is a sweet boy, who is only one year old. He enjoys attention and affection, and doesn't mind other cats. Dagot ... (click for more)

Here are the new marriage licenses from the County Clerk's office: CHRISTOPHER TAYLOR DOVER HAILEE NICOLE KINCANNON 4002 PATTON EDWARDS DR 4002 PATTON EDWARDS DR CHATTANOOGA, TN 37412 ... (click for more)


Happenings

State Recognizes Slavery And Human Trafficking Prevention

Tennessee’s capitol will be lit in blue from sunset on Wednesday until dawn to raise awareness about slavery and human trafficking prevention. “Human trafficking is the second-fastest growing criminal industry, just behind drug trafficking, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation,” Office of Criminal Justice Programs Director Jennifer Brinkman said. “We’re committed ... (click for more)

McKamey Animal Center Adoptables Of The Week

Here are McKamey Animal Center' adoptables of the week: Brownie, left, is a sweet boy, who is only one year old. He enjoys attention and affection, and doesn't mind other cats. Dagot is a two-year old lab mix. He's a big time people person, and also loves playing all sorts of games like, fetch with a little bit of catch me if you can sprinkled in, tug of war or simply ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Gang-Related Party At Short-Term Rental Property On Signal Grew Out Of Members’ Desire To “Get Out Of Chattanooga Where The Heat Was On”

When three Signal Mountain police responded to reports of a fight in Old Towne Friday night, they found that the house at 404 South Street was dark. Investigators soon learned from neighbors, however, that the lights in the house had been on prior to the arrival of law enforcement officers, and could see for themselves that the driveway and back yard were filled with vehicles. ... (click for more)

Inspired Reverend Paul McDaniel Leads Reminiscences At Celebratory M.L. King Event

What started as a remembrance by five local civil rights leaders praising the 50-year-old Unity Group and other local civil rights work turned into an enthusiastic sermon by the Reverend Paul McDaniel Monday night of what still needs to be done. Mr. McDaniel, the last of the five speakers at the special Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day town hall program at Orchard Knob Missionary ... (click for more)

Opinion

A Lack Of Civility At The Women's Rally

The behavior of our local radical left women was abusive and uncalled for. The next Woman’s Rally and March should be lessons in common decency and civility towards other women. Interrupting an invited female speaker with displays of yelling and holding up disparaging signs is wrong. The women before me that broke the barriers in male-dominated professions would be embarrassed ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Angels Walk Among Us

I know little about Scott Shaunfield, other than that he is a Captain with the Houston, Texas Fire Department, and the fact he once wrote a story about “the angels among us” that he knows is true. For the record, I am a huge believer in angels on this earth. No, you can’t see them, but I can easily recall the times that I have been highly suspect of angel-like people during my life. ... (click for more)