Erlanger Life Force 1 Crew Stands By In Florida To Help With Dorian Relief Efforts

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

For the third year in a row, an Erlanger LIFE FORCE air ambulance, along with seven crew members, have been deployed to assist with national hurricane disaster relief efforts.

LIFE FORCE 1 Crew stopped at Jimmy Carter Air Port in Americus, Ga. for their first refueling yesterday. The crew of two flight paramedics, two flight nurses, two pilots and a mechanic is currently stationed in Sarasota, Fl. awaiting activation. 

Last September, Erlanger’s air ambulance and crew provided disaster relief during Hurricane Florence in the Carolinas; the year before they were deployed to Texas during Hurricane Harvey.


BREATHE. EASY. Mobile Lung CT Coach To Visit Hamilton County March 3, 6 And 10

3 Chattanooga Residents Named To American Cancer Society Board

Dawn Jacques, BSN, RN, Receives Daisy Award For "Extraordinary Nurses"


CHI Memorial’s mobile lung CT coach will visit the following locations in March: - Tuesday, March 3, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates, 210 Walmart Dr., Soddy-Daisy, ... (click for more)

Three residents of Chattanooga have been announced among 21 volunteers for the American Cancer Society Tennessee area board of directors for the North Central Region this year. They are ... (click for more)

Dawn Jacques, BSN, RN, at CHI Memorial, received the Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses. Ms. Jacques was nominated by multiple patients and their families for her care and compassion. ... (click for more)




Living Well

BREATHE. EASY. Mobile Lung CT Coach To Visit Hamilton County March 3, 6 And 10

CHI Memorial’s mobile lung CT coach will visit the following locations in March: - Tuesday, March 3, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., CHI Memorial Family Practice Associates, 210 Walmart Dr., Soddy-Daisy, Tn. 37379 - Friday, March 6 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Open Lung Screening Day, 2115 E. 3rd St., Chattanooga, Tn. 37404 - Tuesday, March 10 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., CHI Memorial Center ... (click for more)

3 Chattanooga Residents Named To American Cancer Society Board

Three residents of Chattanooga have been announced among 21 volunteers for the American Cancer Society Tennessee area board of directors for the North Central Region this year. They are Christie Kizer Burbank of Rainey Kizer Reviere & Bell PLC; Colleen Mann, a community activist; and John Riley of Transparency Health. “We are honored to have these distinguished members ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Jacob Coyne Denies That He Shot Jalen Little; Jury To Continue Deliberations On Friday

Jacob Coyne told a Criminal Court jury on Thursday he barely knew murder victim Jalen Little and did not shoot him. The jury in the courtroom of Judge Tom Greenholtz will resume deliberations on Friday morning in the case in which Coyne is charged with first-degree murder and especially aggravated robbery. The March 2017 incident occurred at the Little residence on Oak Tree Drive. ... (click for more)

Severe Weather Might Rumble Through Southern U.S. During 1st Week Of March

Forecasters are putting out an early alert for the potential for severe thunderstorms to march across the southern United States next week. AccuWeather meteorologists say that although the exact severity and coverage of the thunderstorms will need to be ironed out in the coming days, the upcoming pattern next week bears close monitoring, specifically for residents from Texas ... (click for more)

Opinion

Good Urban Design

Chattanooga is enjoying a robust movement to plan developments in a number of downtown neighborhoods, and there is good reason to believe that well designed development should be welcomed. The opposite is also true, that bad or poorly designed development should not be welcomed, especially if it seriously degrades the existing neighborhood. In the case of a sought after rezoning ... (click for more)

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

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 complex. As many of you know, Barr has been the subject of heavy barrage in Washington and from The White House. In the last two weeks, over 2,000 Department of Justice types have, in a written ... (click for more)