PHOTOS: CFC Soccer Returns To Finley Stadium

Saturday, July 11, 2020

The Chattanooga Football Club returned to Finley Stadium Saturday, playing the Georgia Revolution for the NISA Independent Cup. The match was played without fans in the stadium.


Dan Fleser: Vols Welcome Pons Back For Senior Season

Hunter, Lowe, Courtney, Duncan And Burns All Score Racing Victories Saturday Night

CFC Wins NISA Independent Cup Southeast Region Championship


By Dan Fleser KNOXVILLE – Tennessee and Yves Pons announced in two languages on Monday that he will return for his senior season of basketball rather than enter the NBA Draft. The graphic ... (click for more)

Ethan Hunter of Harrison won the Limited Late Model feature Saturday night at Mountain View Raceway in Dayton/Spring City. Leading all 30 laps the "Spangler Sheet Metal, NANO Activated Coatings" ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga FC soccer team beat Soda City FC 3-0 Saturday night at Finley Stadium to earn the Southeast Region Championship of the NISA Independent Cup. Ian McGrath and Brian Bement scored ... (click for more)



Sports

Dan Fleser: Vols Welcome Pons Back For Senior Season

By Dan Fleser KNOXVILLE – Tennessee and Yves Pons announced in two languages on Monday that he will return for his senior season of basketball rather than enter the NBA Draft. The graphic of UT’s social media post said “Je Reviens” in Pons’ native French language. He retweeted the post and added accompanying text in English that was equally brief and to the point: “I’m ... (click for more)

Hunter, Lowe, Courtney, Duncan And Burns All Score Racing Victories Saturday Night

Ethan Hunter of Harrison won the Limited Late Model feature Saturday night at Mountain View Raceway in Dayton/Spring City. Leading all 30 laps the "Spangler Sheet Metal, NANO Activated Coatings" sponsored racer beat Blue Ridge's Sylvan Schuette and Dunlap's Andy Miller to the checkers. At 411 Motor Speedway in Seymour near Gatlinburg Jesse Lowe (# 5j) of Crossville picked up ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Supt. Johnson Says County Schools To Start Aug. 12 In Groups, But Hope To Be Fully Open By Aug. 30

Hamilton County Schools Supt. Dr. Bryan Johnson on Monday said the schools plan to open Aug. 12 with two groups of students at each school each attending two days a week. However, he said it is hoped that students will be able to go five days a week by Aug. 30. The opening format includes Group A going on Wednesday, Aug. 12, and Group B on Thursday, Aug. 13. Friday will be ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Has Just 52 New Coronavirus Cases, But ICU Cases Continue To Go Up; Tennessee Has 25 More Deaths

Hamilton County had just 52 new coronavirus cases on Monday and deaths remained at 48. However, the number of COVID patients in Intensive Care continued to go up and is now at 37. Total cases now are 5,669 after the numbers have dropped in recent days. There are 86 COVID patients hospitalized as well as four more suspected cases. The number of active cases in Hamilton ... (click for more)

Opinion

Leave C.E. James Monument And Park Alone - And Response (4)

The recent controversy over the monument to our town's founder, C.E. James, is more than a completely unnecessary and avoidable waste of time and possibly money - it is contrived and downright silly. Race-based restrictions on residential real estate sales weren't just common a century ago, they were universal in both the North and South. Such "red-lining" didn't start to die out ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Laughing With Jim Murray

When I was in high school, I would love it when the “Newspapers in Education” would roll around once a week. The Chattanooga Times was a real Godsend because it offered me something interesting to read during class and, man, I would pounce on the paper. I would immediately find the syndicated columnist, Jim Murray, and revel in his every word. He was - and this I believe to this ... (click for more)