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Hiring A Private Security Firm For Schools: Questions Needing Answers

Marty Haynes For Assessor Of Property

Roy Exum: Three From "Anonymous"


It's not enough just to place armed security guards in schools. Using some other country as a model and example shouldn't immediately alleviate any concerns. Those schools don't operate the same ... (click for more)

I worked in the assessor's office for 39 years, serving the last 33 as director of Commercial and Industrial Property. I worked for three very good assessors during that time and I learned ... (click for more)

With all of the hoopla over transgendered athletes, you need to know there is a woman out there who is eager to be a ‘trans-species.’ She wants to be a bear. Not only that, but one night a mysterious ... (click for more)


Opinion

Hiring A Private Security Firm For Schools: Questions Needing Answers

It's not enough just to place armed security guards in schools. Using some other country as a model and example shouldn't immediately alleviate any concerns. Those schools don't operate the same as American schools. Their security likely doesn't interact with the students the same as placing armed security and even police in schools. Their assignment and rolls appear to be strictly ... (click for more)

Marty Haynes For Assessor Of Property

I worked in the assessor's office for 39 years, serving the last 33 as director of Commercial and Industrial Property. I worked for three very good assessors during that time and I learned a lot about what it takes to lead this highly complicated and very important office. When Marty Haynes was elected in the fall of 2016 he inherited a very talented and dedicated staff from ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tereasa King, 36, Identified As Person Killed In Accident On Monday

Tereasa King, 36, of Hixson, has been identified as the person killed in a single-vehicle accident Monday afternoon on Middle Valley Road. At approximately 2 p.m., the driver of a pickup truck was going north on Middle Valley Road in a curve when the truck went off the roadway, down an embankment into a wooded area, it rolled, and eventually the driver was ejected. Ms. ... (click for more)

Missing Girl From Chattanooga Found Safe In Nashville 4 Hours After Amber Alert Issued Thursday Afternoon

A 12-year-old was found safe in Nashville after an Amber Alert had been issued on behalf of the Chattanooga Police Department for Lucy Lucas. She was last seen on Tuesday afternoon in Chattanooga. The girl was found four hours after an Amber Alert was issued by the TBI. (click for more)

Sports

No. 23 Lady Vols Come Up Short At No. 3 UConn, 60-45

No. 23/25 Tennessee took a 31-28 lead into halftime but couldn't hang on, falling to No. 3/5 UConn in front of a crowd of 13,659 at the XL Center on Thursday night, 60-45. The game was the first time the two teams had met since Jan. 6, 2007, when Candace Parker led UT to a 70-64 victory in Hartford in a No. 4 vs. No. 5 match-up. The game was the first of a two-year Basketball ... (click for more)

Moc Women Fall At Samford, 60-46

The Chattanooga women’s basketball team dropped a 60-46 decision at Samford Thursday night in Southern Conference play. The Mocs (4-15), fall to 3-2 in conference action and the Bulldogs improve to 8-11 o n the year and 3-1 in league action. Samford’s Natalie Armstrong led all scorers with 22 points making 9-of-16. Lakelyn Bouldin had a team-high 11 points for the Mocs ... (click for more)