Riverpark Fishing Piers Again Closed Due To High Water

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The Hamilton County Parks and Recreation Department reports the Riverpark fishing piers have been closed again due to high waters.

Volunteers Pick Up Wreaths Saturday Morning At Chattanooga National Cemetery

Sheriff Jim Hammond Announces 2020 HCSO Online Citizen Survey

Nationally Known Comic Moody Molavi To Present Comedy And Communication For Couples Feb. 12


In just about an hour Saturday morning, volunteers picked up over 13,000 wreaths from Wreaths Across America for recycling. "Great Chattanooga area volunteers on a chilly morning," organizers said. (click for more)

Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond is officially releasing the 2020 Online HCSO Citizen’s Survey. The survey, available online, is open to all Hamilton County residents who wish to participate ... (click for more)

Couples are invited to laugh together on Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 6-8 p.m. during an evening about the humor that hearing loss and miscommunication brings to couples, with nationally known comic ... (click for more)


Happenings

Volunteers Pick Up Wreaths Saturday Morning At Chattanooga National Cemetery

In just about an hour Saturday morning, volunteers picked up over 13,000 wreaths from Wreaths Across America for recycling. "Great Chattanooga area volunteers on a chilly morning," organizers said. (click for more)

Sheriff Jim Hammond Announces 2020 HCSO Online Citizen Survey

Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond is officially releasing the 2020 Online HCSO Citizen’s Survey. The survey, available online, is open to all Hamilton County residents who wish to participate and offer feedback as to the services provided to them by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office. “This survey is a unique way for us to see how we are doing as a law enforcement ... (click for more)

Breaking News

No One Injured In Fire At Union Hall

Chattanooga firefighters battled a fire on Fairview Avenue on Saturday night. It happened at 8:43 p.m. at the United Steelworkers Local 15120 building at 1109 Fairview Ave. The union hall is on the bottom floor and several apartments are located upstairs. When crews arrived, all of the occupants were out of the building and there was smoke coming from the roof. Firefighters ... (click for more)

Home In Harrison Bay Area Destroyed By Fire Saturday Afternoon

Fire destroyed a family’s home in the Harrison Bay area on Saturday afternoon. At 12:45 p.m., a 911 call was made reporting a fire on the deck and spreading fast throughout the house. All residents were able to evacuate the home safely. The Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department responded to 9112 Villagewood Drive and arrived on the scene reporting heavy smoke and fire on a ... (click for more)

Opinion

Rep. Hakeem: General Assembly Legislative Update

Remembering the Powerful Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. On Monday, we honored and celebrated the incredible legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. While this week would mark 52 years since his passing, his message of unity rings just as bright as when he first stood up to the societal injustices against African Americans. Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was more than a civil ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Vouchers Are Coming

Last Wednesday a friend walked into a fast-food restaurant on South Broad Street. He placed his order with the young woman working the register and soon it was delivered on the counter. “That will be $11.60,” said the girl and my friend, realizing he had left his credit card in the car, pulled a $20 bill from his pocket instead of swiping the card. “I am sorry,” said the girl, “but ... (click for more)