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. 

More Than 100,000 Volunteers Will Pitch In And Improve Parks Sept. 28 For National Public Lands Day

Chattanooga To Participate In Keep The Tennessee River Beautiful Campaign

Fishing Regulations To Be Updated At TFWC's September Meeting


From the Chesapeake Bay to the Great Lakes to the Texas prairies to the Pacific Coast—and at a thousand places in between—volunteers will gather rakes, shovels and trash bags to help improve ... (click for more)

Keep the Tennessee River Beautiful will soon launch a month-long tour of weekend cleanups and awards ceremonies in Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, and Kentucky in celebration of October being ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will be updating fishing regulations at its September meeting. The meeting is scheduled Sept. 19-20 in the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s Region ... (click for more)


Outdoors

More Than 100,000 Volunteers Will Pitch In And Improve Parks Sept. 28 For National Public Lands Day

From the Chesapeake Bay to the Great Lakes to the Texas prairies to the Pacific Coast—and at a thousand places in between—volunteers will gather rakes, shovels and trash bags to help improve public lands around the country for the 26th annual National Public Lands Day on Saturday, Sept. 28. More than 100,000 volunteers are expected to join in trail maintenance projects, park and ... (click for more)

Chattanooga To Participate In Keep The Tennessee River Beautiful Campaign

Keep the Tennessee River Beautiful will soon launch a month-long tour of weekend cleanups and awards ceremonies in Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, and Kentucky in celebration of October being declared Keep the Tennessee River Beautiful Month. The cleanup in Chattanooga will be Oct. 5 at 9 a.m. supporting the Tennessee River Rescue. “We’re excited to get out with our new boat ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Tony Bigoms Found Guilty Of 2014 Premeditated 1st Degree Murder And Abuse Of A Corpse; Gets Life In Prison For The Murder

A Chattanooga man was sentenced to life in prison when the jury found him guilty after his six-day murder retrial. Following closing arguments, the jury was sent back to a secluded room, where they came to a guilty verdict for the defendant. Tony Edward Bigoms murdered Dana Wilkes in 2012 and dismembered her corpse, which was found on the banks of the Chicamauga river without ... (click for more)

CFD Extinguishes Small Fire Outside Steak ‘N Shake On Hixson Pike Monday Evening

Chattanooga Fire Department's Engine #19 and Squad #19 responded to the Steak ‘n Shake, 5118 Hixson Pike, on a small outside fire Monday evening. "It appeared to be started by a discarded cigarette that spread to the surrounding mulch and then on to the building, officials said. "The fire was extinguished quickly and there was no damage to the interior." CFD crews used ... (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: Total Rest May Help

Roy Exum will be on vacation this week as he recovers from a recent surgery. His doctors and his close friends believe in him and urge him to “take some time for himself.” It is believed "total rest" will be greatly beneficial in the healing process. He greatly appreciates the emails and the telephones calls has received and appreciates your kindness. He hopes to return ... (click for more)