Thank You To Grocery Store Employees

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Thank you to all the grocery store employees who are on the front lines making sure the public has access to food for themselves and their families.

They are doing the best they can to restock shelves as product becomes available. It’s difficult to keep up.

Many of these employees are working seven days a week, normally 10 or 11 hours a day. They also have families.

Do your best to smile and say “thank you” to these beleaguered, and often overlooked, champions in a crisis.

Donna Lyn


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Opinion

The Army

We're in the army now Each with our own platoon We'll work together toward Some sunny afternoon We're gathered at the base Our sentries guard the door The mission was explained To love each other more We'll stand at arms as one No greater strength exists No enemy can break Our bond if we persist We're in the army now All soldiers of the war But in ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Ashamed, I Apologize

There is a wise newspaper rule: “When in doubt, leave it out,” and please allow me to apologize for a grievous blunder in “The Saturday Funnies” (which has since be removed from the Chattanoogan.com website.) I had read where humor can get you through almost anything and was moved that the Jewish people, looking in the very near eyes of death, embraced humor to help in their ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Georgia Coronavirus Deaths Now At 83, 2,683 Cases

Georgia state health officials said Sunday evening that 83 people in the state have died of the coronavirus. That total is up from 80 just this morning. The cases have climbed to 2,683, up 32 from this morning's report. It was at 800 on Monday. Officials said 678 have been hospitalized, which is 25 percent of the total number of cases. Whitfield County has eight cases. ... (click for more)

Tennessee Now Has 1,537 Cases Of Coronavirus, Claims 7 Lives

Tennessee conoravirus cases are now at 1,537, 164 higher than reported Saturday, said state Health Department officials. The death total has also climbed, claiming a total of seven people who have died from the virus in the state. There are 133 people hospitalized in the state from coronavirus. Hamilton County now has 37 cases, including one death. Metro Nashville Public Health ... (click for more)

Sports

Dalton State's Randy Bell And Kevon Tucker Named NAIA All-Americans

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Dalton State senior guards Randy Bell and Kevon Tucker were named to the NAIA All-American team on Wednesday. Bell garnered first team honors, while Tucker was named honorable mention. Since the Roadrunners became eligible for awards and postseason play in 2014, at least one men's basketball player has made the All-American list. Bell led the Roadrunners ... (click for more)

3 UTC Amigos: Ryan, Vila, Jean-Baptiste Completed Rare Feat

The Chattanooga Mocs men’s basketball 2020 edition did a few special things throughout the season. The squad made its mark in the history books while going 20-13, 10-8 in the Southern Conference, and finishing a whisker away from their 24th SoCon Tournament Championship game appearance. GoMocs.com takes a look at this crew’s historical touches. Today’s installment focuses on ... (click for more)