Traffic Signals At Martin Luther King Blvd And Market Street Will Be Deactivated For Maintenance April 7

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

The traffic signals at the intersection of Martin Luther King Blvd and Market Street will be deactivated for maintenance Wednesday from 9 a.m.-noon.

CPD will be on-site directing traffic.  Treat the intersection as a four-way stop or follow on-site officers instructions. 


Female Eagle Scout Chooses Audubon Society For Project

Upcoming Chattanooga Road Closures

Repticon Comes To Chattanooga April 24-25


The Chattanooga Audubon Society announces that Rowan Olivia Kologek from Troop 1116 has chosen Audubon Acres for her Eagle Scout project. Rowan resides on Signal Mountain and will be one of ... (click for more)

Here are the upcoming street closures in Chattanooga: E 8th Street E 8th Street between Market Street and Cherry Street will be closed Saturday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. for a crane installation ... (click for more)

Repticon, a reptile and exotic animal expos throughout the United States, is coming back to Chattanooga with a mixture of vendors and breeders. This "family-oriented, fun-filled" event offers ... (click for more)



Happenings

Female Eagle Scout Chooses Audubon Society For Project

The Chattanooga Audubon Society announces that Rowan Olivia Kologek from Troop 1116 has chosen Audubon Acres for her Eagle Scout project. Rowan resides on Signal Mountain and will be one of the first, if not the first female, to earn her Eagle Scout honors. Rowan’s project is the creation of an Insect Hotel and Host Garden. The beautiful display will be housed at Audubon Acres ... (click for more)

Upcoming Chattanooga Road Closures

Here are the upcoming street closures in Chattanooga: E 8th Street E 8th Street between Market Street and Cherry Street will be closed Saturday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. for a crane installation and lift. Please plan your route accordingly. E 5th Street / Walnut Street Intersection The intersection of E 5th Street and Walnut Street will be closed Saturday from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. for ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Hamilton County Has No New COVID Deaths, 58 New Cases

Hamilton County had 58 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, bringing the total to 43,100. There have been no more deaths from the virus, and the total remains at 480 in the county. Tennessee will report the state's new cases and deaths on Monday. (click for more)

Dequan Fuqua Gets 27-Month Federal Prison Term For Having Gun After Indictment For Attempted Murder

A Chattanooga man who was one of three men charged in connection with a July 4, 2016, shooting that left 31-year-old Natasha Jones with critical injuries has been sentenced to serve 27 months in federal prison on a gun charge. Dequan Kentrel Fuqua, 23, appeared before Judge Curtis Collier. Fuqua had been arrested by federal agents on a charge of possessing a firearm while ... (click for more)

Opinion

The Migrant Children Should Be Welcomed With Open Arms

My greatest concern for the migrant children is they don't be mistreated or abused. Being separated from their families must be traumatic enough. They don't deserve the added trauma of being mistreated and abused. They should be welcomed with open arms. Don't worry about our own precious children. They'll get to be exposed to another language, another culture. Children ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A ‘Full Throttle’ Finish

Alabama football coach Bear Bryant had a pre-game ritual where just before a game, he’d take his quarterbacks on a short walk around the courthouse square in whatever town the Tide was playing. Bryant wouldn’t say much, and the players wouldn’t say a word unless they were called on. The first time Joe Namath took the fabled walk, he purposefully trailed Coach by a step or two. Bryant ... (click for more)