PODCAST: Clint Powell And Dawson Wheeler Interview Ted Herget, Founder Of Gearhead Outfitters

Monday, September 9, 2019
This week Dawson Wheeler and Clint Powell had their first Ted talk! They talked with Ted Herget, founder of Gearhead Outfitters, Inc. and new owner of Rock/Creek and Uncle Dan's Outdoor Store creating a new family of specialty outdoor retail brands. 

Mr. Herget's passion for the great outdoors and love for his family and community is contagious.

Click here for the podcast. 

Joint Enforcement Efforts Stop Bear Poaching

Tennessee Scholastic Cay Target Program To Hold Recruitment Day On Sept. 28

Bear Poachers Banned From Hunting And Banned From The Cherokee National Forest


Monroe County Wildlife officers along with USDA Forest Service Officers from the Cherokee National Forest have closed a bear baiting case. The Forest Service and TWRA work closely when dealing ... (click for more)

Tennessee Scholastic Clay Target Program invites 4th through 12th graders from all corners of the state to come explore the shotgun shooting sports and try hitting a few targets on their own. ... (click for more)

Keith Bernard McJunkin, 59, and Levi Zachary Wilson, 31, both of Tellico Plains, Tn., were found guilty on Sept. 4, by the Honorable H. Bruce Guyton, Chief U.S. Magistrate Judge, of baiting bears ... (click for more)


Outdoors

Joint Enforcement Efforts Stop Bear Poaching

Monroe County Wildlife officers along with USDA Forest Service Officers from the Cherokee National Forest have closed a bear baiting case. The Forest Service and TWRA work closely when dealing with issues on the South Cherokee Wildlife Management Area, which is part of the Cherokee National Forest. A bear bait site was located and documented in 2016 in the Cherokee National Forest, ... (click for more)

Tennessee Scholastic Cay Target Program To Hold Recruitment Day On Sept. 28

Tennessee Scholastic Clay Target Program invites 4th through 12th graders from all corners of the state to come explore the shotgun shooting sports and try hitting a few targets on their own. The free Recruitment Day is on Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (local time) and will introduce youth to teams in their area. To find a location near you visit tnwf.org/explore . ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Progress Being Made In Restoring Water To Areas Affected By Broken Water Main

With water (or the lack of it) on everyone’s mind, the Hamilton County government held a brief press conference during the late morning hours Sunday to address the situation. A break in a crucial water main left several thousand Chattanoogans without water from Friday morning until Saturday morning. While water is slowly being restored to parts of the city, not every area has water. ... (click for more)

Darrell Hill, 20, Shot And Killed On Dahlia Street; 3 Teenagers Arrested

Darrell Hill, 20, was shot and killed on Dahlia Street Thursday afternoon. Three teenagers have been arrested for the homicide. At approximately 12:14 p.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a p erson shot call in the 3900 block of Dahlia Street. Upon arrival, police located the victim lying on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound. Hamilton County EMS pronounced him ... (click for more)

Opinion

We Remember Sept. 11th

Our nation was attacked on Sept. 11, 2001 and our world changed. Muslim terrorists called al-Qaeda, with training camps all around the world were responsible for the death of the more than 3,000 victims. This is an enemy unlike any we have ever faced. There are multiple countries, multiple fronts and multiple threats. This enemy is committed to the absolute destruction of the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Country Music’s Top 98

It was in the late ‘80s, not long before Auburn and Tennessee would play early in the year to set the early pace in the annual SEC race. I needed Auburn football coach Pat Dye to help me understand the early-season strategy of what the loser of the game between Tennessee and Auburn would need to do to stay viable in the home stretch of SEC play that year; it affected bowl invitations ... (click for more)