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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Earl Freudenberg Shares Radio Memories At Meeting Of Chattanooga Area Historical Association

Activities Planned To Commemorate The 158th Anniversary Of The Battles For Chattanooga

Chattanooga Fire Department Celebrates 150 Years Of Dedicated Service


Retired radio broadcaster Earl Freudenberg was guest speaker for the November meeting of the Chattanooga Area Historical Association. Hey Earl, as he is known, shared a collection of his short ... (click for more)

Visitors are invited to join Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park staff as they commemorate the 158th Anniversary of the Battles for Chattanooga through a series of tours and hikes ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga Fire Department has been serving the City of Chattanooga and its citizens for 150 years. "As we celebrate this milestone anniversary, we’re honoring the department’s rich history ... (click for more)



Memories

Earl Freudenberg Shares Radio Memories At Meeting Of Chattanooga Area Historical Association

Retired radio broadcaster Earl Freudenberg was guest speaker for the November meeting of the Chattanooga Area Historical Association. Hey Earl, as he is known, shared a collection of his short radio programs including Earl Winger who co founded WDOD in 1925. Mr. Winger said the first radio program on WDOD was broadcast on WDOD from the historic First Presbyterian Church on April ... (click for more)

Activities Planned To Commemorate The 158th Anniversary Of The Battles For Chattanooga

Visitors are invited to join Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park staff as they commemorate the 158th Anniversary of the Battles for Chattanooga through a series of tours and hikes on Saturday, Nov. 20, Sunday, Nov. 21 and on Tuesday, Nov. 23 through Thursday, Nov. 25. There will also be a 158th anniversary Jr. Ranger activity booklet that can be picked up inside ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has 1 More COVID Death And 81 New Cases; County Death Toll Rises From 680 To 702 Due To "Reporting Issue"; Tennessee Has 100 More Deaths

The Hamilton County Health Department reported one more coronavirus death on Thursday and 107 new positive cases, up from 81 on Wednesday. The total number of cases in the county now stands at 65,721. The death total is now at 702. It was reported at 680 on Wednesday, but due to a reporting issue with an area hospital, there has been a delay in reporting COVID deaths. Twenty-one ... (click for more)

Governor Exonerates Adam Braseel Of Grundy County On Murder Charge

Governor Bill Lee announced executive clemency decisions for 17 offenders who have demonstrated a successful path to rehabilitation and established a new process for individuals seeking clemency for drug-free school zone convictions. Those include an exoneration for Adam Braseel of Grundy County, who spent 12 years of a 51-year sentence for a murder it is now believed he did ... (click for more)

Opinion

In Praise Of EV - And Response (2)

Roy, sometimes I think I envy your uncanny ability to compartmentalize, draw bright lines and to simply conclude that thing one is good and thing two is bad. No electric vehicle for you. In Roy’s universe: Batteries are bad. Gasoline is good. My 30+ years of practicing environmental law and addressing legacy environmental impacts have proved otherwise. As the Eagles ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Who Was Bobby Hoppe?

Three separate times this week I’ve been asked by younger people, “Who was Bobby Hoppe?” Answer: Probably the best football player in the history of Chattanooga. Another: “Did you ever meet Bobby Hoppe?” I sure did … many times, Bobby was really nice to me. Another: “Did Bobby actually murder some guy when he was playing at Auburn?” Yes, and it is quite a story. AN ESPN documentary ... (click for more)