So Much To Be Grateful For This Easter - And Response

Sunday, April 4, 2021

At this time of the year, Kathryn and I find ourselves surrounded by friends and family, cherishing the good in each of them.

Hamilton County has been no different. One year ago, our community suffered one of the worst natural disasters we have ever seen.

Hamilton County stayed strong. We have much to be grateful for and so much more work to do. The things that unite us are far stronger than the things that divide us. He has risen. Happy Easter.

Arch Trimble IV

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Dear Arch,

Margaret and I could not agree more. 

I pray you and your family are well and enjoyed a marvelous Easter.

This too shall pass, we just have to be patient.

Oliver M. “Mickey” Spence, Jr.


Transparency?

Greenway Dog Park Needs Attention

Thomas Lee Is The Pathway For District 2 And Opening Our City


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Opinion

Transparency?

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Greenway Dog Park Needs Attention

Our seven-month old indoor Yorkie puppy just loves the Greenway Dog Park so she can run and play with other dogs and people. Unfortunately, the city of Chattanooga’s lack of maintenance makes this dangerous for small dogs. The bottom of the gate to the small dog area is 4-5 inches above the ground and many small dogs can easily slip under and get out of the fenced in area. Our ... (click for more)

Breaking News

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Sports

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