AUDIO: Clint Powell With Rep. Robin Smith On What It Means To Be A Republican Now

Monday, January 17, 2022

Clint Powell interviewed Rep. Robin Smith.

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Pursuit Of Happiness Forms Apprenticeship Program Through Community Volunteers

CDOT Announces IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga Traffic Impact For This Weekend

McKamey Animal Center Offering Reduced And Fee-Waived Adoption Fees May 20–22


The Pursuit of Happiness Apprenticeship Program will provide the opportunity for hands-on small business development for under-resourced youth in Hamilton County School. Students will develop ... (click for more)

The Chattanooga Division of Transportation reminds drivers about the IRONMAN 70.3 this weekend. "We recommend that spectators and visitors park in the lots and garages surrounding downtown ... (click for more)

Bounty Paper Towels is partnering with participating Best Friends Animal Society network partners this weekend to surprise new pet owners by helping to pick up adoption fees at shelters across ... (click for more)



Happenings

Pursuit Of Happiness Forms Apprenticeship Program Through Community Volunteers

The Pursuit of Happiness Apprenticeship Program will provide the opportunity for hands-on small business development for under-resourced youth in Hamilton County School. Students will develop the desire and ability to identify future career possibilities while learning skills that will increase workplace value and encourage the spirit of becoming entrepreneurs. (click for more)

CDOT Announces IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga Traffic Impact For This Weekend

The Chattanooga Division of Transportation reminds drivers about the IRONMAN 70.3 this weekend. "We recommend that spectators and visitors park in the lots and garages surrounding downtown and utilize the Free Electric Shuttle (beginning 9:30 a.m. on Sunday) and Bike Chattanooga bike share system (24/7). Public activities start Friday afternoon with the IRONMAN Village ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Man Bowfishing On Nickajack Lake Dies When Boat Sinks

Ronnie D. Gholston, age 24, of Whitwell, along with two other men, were bowfishing Thursday evening on Nickajack Lake. Around 10:30 p.m. their 15-foot Lowe fishing boat started to take on water. The three men jumped into the water to swim to shore. As they swam, two men in the group observed that Mr. Gholston was no longer communicating with them. The two men swam to an island ... (click for more)

Temporary Sanctioned Encampment Begins Admitting Residents To Help Alleviate Homelessness

The city’s temporary sanctioned encampment for people experiencing homelessness will begin admitting residents this weekend through a referral-driven application process. The city-owned encampment, which is operated by nonprofit organization Help Right Here, is designed to give residents a safe space to begin the process of securing permanent housing, and will provide tents, ... (click for more)

Opinion

The Unfairness Of Tennessee's Open Primary System

Republican supporters have complained for years about the inherent unfairness of Tennessee's open primary system, which allows Democrats to choose Republican nominees for state and local offices. Yet despite supermajorities for the past few terms and plenty of opportunities to respond to grassroots' concerns, the Republican leadership failed to act. How ironic - and illuminating ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: No Longer ‘Pure’

There was a time, in the not-so-distant past, when college athletics were pure. There was no transfer portal, where the disgruntled athletes could scoff at commitment, loyalty, and tradition in vain pursuit of the NFL. And there was no “name, image, and likeness” (NIL) where college-aged teenagers are now paid for endorsements, autographs, appearances, and the like. During this ... (click for more)