Happenings

Summer Festivals Return To Chattanooga

Returning this summer are many of Chattanooga’s most popular festivals. “Our community is actively preparing (and vaccinating) for the return of public gatherings, and awaiting the return of social experiences which are so important to our mental well-being,” said Chris Thomas, executive director of Public Markets. “While our Spring season is conservative and limited in scope, our Summer and Fall plans do follow the national projections ... (click for more)

An early 1970s Hixson junior golf clinic. See story by John Shearer.
An early 1970s Hixson junior golf clinic. See story by John Shearer.

Bad Decisions Inspired Steve Talley To Turn His Life Around

Jerry Summers: Rossville Bulldogs And The Central Purple Pounders - Football Dynasties In 1954


Steve Talley is a non-traditional student in the truest sense. Mr. Talley, a marketing major who will participate in the UTC commencement ceremonies on April 21, is closing in on his 50th birthday. He has four children ranging from a daughter pursuing a Ph.D. to a son who owns a local ... (click for more)

In 1954 only a few miles separated the state football champions of Georgia and Tennessee. The Rossville Bulldogs, with a record of 11-0-1, were the champions in Georgia’s playoff system by winning a 38-0 victory over a team from Savannah in the finals played in Macon, Georgia, December 10, ... (click for more)



Summerville Collector's Huge Finster Angel Up For Auction Saturday

National Coalition Of 100 Black Women Presents Black Pioneer Women Of Excellence Award Honorees

Jerry Summers: Bill White - Battle Of Athens (2)


When Larry Schlachter visited his Northwest Georgia friend Howard Finster one weekend in 1989 and laid eyes on a nearly 8-foot-wide painted wooden cutout angel the artist had just completed, ... (click for more)

The National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Chattanooga Chapter, Inc. will present one of its signature programs and events, the Black Pioneer Women of Excellence Award Ceremony, on Saturday at ... (click for more)

One of the rewarding aspects of writing articles for the Chattanoogan.com is the responses that are received from readers locally, from the states, and a few from outside the country. The ... (click for more)


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