Antiques

RESTORED ANTIQUE IRON CHAIRS

Two Restored Antique Iron Chairs.
Fully restored with New rubber feet and the seats coated with Polyurethane. I have all four if interested I will sell for $200.00

Photos will follow

Cemetery Lots

4 PLOTS

Chattanooga Memorial Garden asking $3,000, or make reasonable offer. (423)877-5848

BARGAIN ON 4 LOTS

$4700 value for $3,000; call (423) 877-5848

Collectibles

LOOKING FOR COLLECTIBLES

LOOKING FOR COLLECTIBLES. HAVE A BARN OR BASEMENT WITH JUNK. I WILL PAY FOR OLD STUFF THAT HAS BEEN STORED IN YOUR BASEMENT OR ATTIC. FAIR PRICES AND WILL CARRY AWAY ARTICLES IF WE CAN MAKE A DEAL.

423-240-9411 ONLY TEXTS OR EMAIL RESPONSES
CLUSEAU1@EPBFI.COM
DO NOT CALL AS I HAVE A ROBOT CALLER APP THAT BLOCKS UNSOLICITED CALLERS. SORRY BUT THE ROBO CALLS ARE DRIVING ME NUTS.
I WILL RESPOND TO YOUR TEXtS IMMEDIATELY OR WILL CALL IF YOU LEAVE A NUMBER. THANKS

Help Wanted

CNE SEEKS SPANISH BILINGUAL SPECIALIST

Spanish Bilingual Community Engagement Specialist

Job Announcement

Are you passionate about giving a voice to people who have been marginalized and feel overlooked and powerless? Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of people? Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise (CNE) is working in Oak Grove, a neighborhood with rapidly escalating housing prices where some of the most vulnerable live. CNE wants to engage and build power amongst Oak Grove residents to influence the conditions and policies that impact where they live.

CNE is seeking a Community Engagement Specialist to organize, educate, and empower marginalized individuals and communities, including our immigrant community by 1) fostering the development of leadership and advocacy skills among residents; 2) support the growth of relationships and community identity among residents; 3). support residents as they identify issues of mutual concern; and 4). support resident advocacy for policy at multiple levels within the community (i.e., landlord, school officials, city council, state legislators) to improve their lives.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

- Must be willing to actively and aggressively physically canvass the Oak Grove neighborhood
- Collaboratively develop and implement time specific plans to resolve identified community safety, housing, and other quality of life issues
- Organize block and stakeholder groups around specific objectives such as safety, beautification, housing and other quality of life standards
- Engage residents through one-on-ones (A one-to-one meeting is a focused 40-minute meeting with a person to begin to build a relationship and to look for leaders for public action), celebrations and events that create and build a network of community members to encourage and support resident’s participation in activities and a sense of community.
- Provide training and information on key community issues, advocacy skills, facilitation and group leadership skills
- With resident leaders, design and support campaigns to change policy and conditions that improve their lives
- Refer individuals who require support in accessing resources and/or building self-reliance through coaching, case management and programs to the appropriate service provider
- Create communication and promotional literature for distribution, such as newsletters, brochures or flyers in Spanish and English.
- Bridge and foster partnerships with the community, relevant organizations and elected officials that support community goals
- Develop and maintain effective communication between CNE and the community
- Provide analysis and reporting of program progress and success
- Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

- Must be bilingual (written and oral) in Spanish and English.
- Effectively facilitate meetings and community gatherings and teach others how to as well.
- Strong cultural humility with the ability to work effectively in an environment with diverse cultures, multiple perspectives, and competing needs.
- Demonstrate a commitment to recognizing resident’s knowledge and power.
- Work collaboratively with others in a team environment, respecting and valuing the perspectives and contributions of others.
- Develop effective working partnerships with residents, faith-based organizations, educational, nonprofit organizations, and community groups.
- Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
- Strong passion and ability for advocacy, sustainable community development, and equitable outcomes a must
- Demonstrates a high level of verbal, writing, and listening skills.
- Proficient with MS Office (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook).
- Fluent in the use of various cell phone and social media communication tools and platforms.
- Balance community organizing with our role as developer.
Education/Experience
Minimum of five years of experience working with structurally marginalized populations and familiar with community organizing strategies. Experience in neighborhood organizing focused on community development issues such as housing and economic development is a plus.
Salary: $38,000-$45,000/year DOE, Comprehensive Benefit Package

To Apply: Send cover letter and resume to Justin Tirsun, jtirsun@cneinc.org

Closing Date: Open until filled

IN NEED OF PRIVATE CAREGIVER FOR ELDERLY PARENT

In need of someone to assist with elderly dementia parent.

Help needed 3-4 days a week; $14 per hour; 8 hours per day

Submit information to: Boatingfamily1@hotmail.com.

PART TIME HELP NEEDED AT RUG CLEANING BUSINESS

PART TIME Help Wanted. FLEXIBLE HOURS. Interior Care is a small rug/carpet cleaning business located in North Chattanooga. Applicant must be reasonably strong, reliable, and be able to pass a background check. This person would be assisting our technician with cleaning of rugs, upholstery, and carpet and pickup/delivery of rugs. Please apply to interiorcare@comcast.net with work history.

Ginger Kachline, President
Interior Care, Inc.
624 West Bell Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37405
423/267-5025
www.interiorcare.net

Legal Notices

COUNTY COMMISSION MEETS JULY 28, AUG. 4

Pursuant to TCA 8-44-103, public meetings of the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners and Commission Committees will be held, and will transact such business as may lawfully come before them.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 9:30 AM, Recessed Meeting.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 9:30 AM, Agenda Preparation Session.
Wednesday, August 4, 2021, 9:30 AM, Regular Meeting.
Committee Meetings
Board of Commissioners Committees may meet prior to said meetings at 8:30 AM and/or immediately following said meetings.
Meeting Locations:
Regular and Agenda meetings, Courthouse, Room 402, 625 Georgia Avenue, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Committees, 8:30 AM meetings, County Commission Office, Room 401, County Courthouse. Committees, after Regular meetings, Commission Conference room adjacent to Room 402, County Courthouse.
To discuss auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate participation, those with disabilities may contact Risk Manager/ADA Coordinator Bill Stoll, 317 Oak Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37403, (423) 209-6120 or bills@hamiltontn.gov. Hearing impaired callers may use the Tennessee Relay Service, (800) 848-0298 or (423) 209-6131.
W.F. (Bill) Knowles
County Clerk

COUNTY COMMISSION MEETS ON D9 SCHOOL BOARD VACANCY

PUBLIC NOTICE OF MEETING
SPECIAL CALLED MEETING
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
HAMILTON COUNTY, TENNESSEE

In accordance with Tennessee Code Annotated §5-1-104, §5-5-111 and §49-2-202 notice is hereby given regarding procedures and meeting date of filling the District 9 school board vacancy created by the resignation of Steve Highlander.

Applicants for the vacancy must submit their resume to the County Commission Office, Room 402 Courthouse on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 through noon on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Each Commissioner will then have the opportunity to schedule a personal interview with applicants prior to their vote at the August 4, 2021 Commission Meeting at 9:30 a.m. in the County Commission Meeting Room on the 4th floor of the Hamilton County Courthouse, 625 Georgia Avenue, Chattanooga, TN.

To discuss auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate participation, those with disabilities may contact Risk Manager/ADA Coordinator Bill Stoll, 317 Oak Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37403, (423) 209-6120 or bills@hamiltontn.gov. Hearing impaired callers may use the Tennessee Relay Service, (800) 848-0298 or (423) 209-6131.

William F. (Bill) Knowles
Hamilton County Clerk

ELECTRIC POWER BOARD MEETS JULY 23

PUBLIC NOTICE OF MEETING OF ELECTRIC POWER BOARD OF CHATTANOOGA

Take notice, pursuant to Chapter 442, Tennessee Public Acts of 1974, the Sunshine Law, that the Board, the governing body of the Electric Power Board of Chattanooga, Tennessee, will convene and meet in open session on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time, in the Board Room, seventh floor, 10 W. M L King Blvd, Chattanooga, Tennessee, where and at which time and place said Board will transact such public business as may lawfully come before it.

Gregory S. Eaves
Secretary

WWTA BOARD MEETING JULY 28

Pursuant to TCA 8-44-103, public meetings of the The Hamilton County Water & Wastewater Treatment Authority (WWTA) will be held, and will transact such business as may lawfully come before them.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021, 3:30 PM Board Meeting

Meeting Location:

Board and Committee meetings will be held in room 1A of the Development Resource Center (DRC), 1250 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402 for the purpose of conducting such business as may properly come before them (423) 209-7842.

Lost and Found

LOST NECKLACE

I lost my birthday necklace on Monday, July 12, at the Hixson Walmart on Highway 153 or at the Advanced Center for Sleep Disorders on Lee Highway. These two places are the only time I stopped on Monday. It is silver with small rubies. Please contact me at 423-322-0992 , if found. Small reward.

LOST WHITE AND BLACK CAT

MISSING--White and Black Shorthair cat. Neutered, microchipped, male. Usually very friendly. Was last seen wearing a light blue and pink bell collar. Lives in East Brainerd.

Please call 423-667-1649 if you have any leads!


Miscellaneous For Sale

CAMPFIRE POKERS

Heavy duty 54" fire pit poker crafted of 1/2" steel with stained wooden handle and strap that's made to last. Handles come in colors of Gunstock, Natural, or Walnut with a torched handle as an option. Great for backyard fire pit or use on those camping trips. Just $25. 423-309-3133

CAMPFIRE POKERS

Heavy duty 54" fire pit poker crafted of 1/2" steel with stained wooden handle and strap that's made to last. Handles come in colors of Gunstock, Natural, or Walnut with a torched handle as an option. Great for backyard fire pit or use on those camping trips. Just $25.

HOVEROUND WHEEL CHAIR

HAVE HOVEROUND WHEEL CHAIR 5 YEARS OLD NEVER BEEN USED SOLD NEW FOR 4300.00 ASKING 1500.00 FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 423 667 4905

HYDRAULIC RAIL TIE DRILL

TIE DRILL HYDRAULIC: USE 18? AUGER BITS WITH 7/16 QUICK CHUCK ADAPTER. COMES WITH WHIP AND COUPLER: 19? LONG, APPROX. 32? WIDE, AND 33 LBS.
REQUIRES 10 GPM.
DRILL UP TO 16? DEEP WITH PRECISION.
ASKING $2,800
**IF INTERESTED CALL 423-400-1153

PRINCESS DIANA BEANIE BABY, 1ST EDITION

Princess Diana Beanie Baby first edition. Perfect condition; case included.
Valued at minimum of $1,500. Asking price $750. If interested, please text: 423-304-5813.

Pets

CAT FOUND NEAR FLINTSTONE, GA

https://m.facebook.com/groups/292173638037905/permalink/871996166722313/
This cat was found near Little Kingdom Academy Preschool on 6/28/21. Please contact the facebook post if she belongs to you. She will be surrendered to Chattanooga Humane Educational Society soon.

LOST DOGS

Lost dogs, missing 7/15...white oak MTN/ Owl Hollow Rd.

Contact Jane Knight at knight7294@gmail.com.

Office Space for Sale or Lease

4109 MOUNTAINVIEW AVENUE - AWESOME SPACE FOR LEASE

2,500 sq ft, professional office or medical office space for lease, customizable suites, awesome location, level free massive parking lot, 4109 Mountainview Avenue, Suite 200, Chattanooga, TN, 37415, cbell@heltoncc.com or please call 423-875-8850 for all the details or to view the space

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Woman Shot In Brainerd On Monday Night In Domestic Incident


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An Ooltewah man has been charged with aggravated rape after he allegedly picked up a prostitute in downtown Chattanooga, then took her to his home and told her she was going to be his "sex slave." Tyler Michael Benson, 32, is also charged with aggravated kidnapping, two counts of rape, aggravated assault, patronizing prostitution and possession of legend drugs without a prescription. ... (click for more)

"Jealous" Man Charged With Shooting At Pregnant Girlfriend, Her New Friend And A Child

A man suspected of shooting at his pregnant ex-girlfriend is now in custody. On Monday afternoon, police said Logan Delay, 21, shot toward two adults, one young child, and an unborn child who police said is considered a viable fetus. Police said Delay’s reason for the shooting was his jealousy toward his ex-girlfriend (one of the adult victims) who is pregnant with his child. ... (click for more)

Opinion

McDonald Farm Was Certainly No Bargain

I attended the meeting held by county officials on Thursday at Sale Creek High School. Mr. Coppinger gave a background on the purchase of the farm and also what possible future uses might be. In his comments he mentioned the word “transparency” multiple times. To my way of thinking this so called transparency in the use of taxpayer money would have been to put this before the county ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: "Variant" Scares Parents

The public schools within the limits of Hamilton County (TN) will register all students on Friday, Aug. 6, and the first official school day will follow on Thursday (Aug. 12). At summer’s beginning, we thought the return might be easy. People were vaccinating and our masks were laid aside. After the last school year, which was chaos and a total disaster to any child’s development, ... (click for more)

Sports

Michael Swanegan Making The Most Of His Second Shot At 2K Stardom

To be great, risks have to be taken. For Michael Swanegan, that risk involved moving thousands of miles across the country and away from his infant daughter. The one time hoops star at Pasadena City College was trying to break into the professional “NBA 2K League '', and playing against east coast opponents while in the westernmost state put Swanegan at a competitive disadvantage. ... (click for more)

UTC Picked To Win SoCon Football Championship

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