Happenings

The Lula Laker: Mountain Miler Race For Conservation Set For May 15-16

Lula Lake Land Trust announces the “Lula Laker: Mountain Miler” fundraising trail race for Spring 2021. This independent race is designed for avid runners and mountain bikers with two course options you can’t find anywhere else. Entrants can choose between a 10-mile or an 18-mile course that traverses Lula Lake’s trail systems—taking them on a trip through the heart of nature with a 2,000-foot elevation gain. "Like most organizations ... (click for more)

David Leatherwood was honored after 52 years in the grocery business. He retired at the Hixson Food City. Over 150 friends attended a reception at the Clear Creek Church of Christ. From left are Bob White from Congressman Chuck Fleischmann’s office, Ray Adkins, honoree David Leatherwood, Food City President Steve Smith and former state Rep. Richard Floyd.  Both Mr. Adkins (Sunshine Biscuit) and Mr. Floyd (Coca Cola) were vendors for over 30 years.
Photo by Earl Freudenberg
David Leatherwood was honored after 52 years in the grocery business. He retired at the Hixson Food City. Over 150 friends attended a reception at the Clear Creek Church of Christ. From left are Bob White from Congressman Chuck Fleischmann’s office, Ray Adkins, honoree David Leatherwood, Food City President Steve Smith and former state Rep. Richard Floyd. Both Mr. Adkins (Sunshine Biscuit) and Mr. Floyd (Coca Cola) were vendors for over 30 years.

Mayoral Candidates Respond To Equity Questionnaire Ahead Of Election

Jerry Summers: Shufflin' Phil Douglas


The 2021 mayoral candidates responded to a questionnaire on educational equity, published by Chattanooga 2.0. Their responses have been released Friday, in advance of the Tuesday election day and can be found on the Chattanooga 2.0 website at https://chatt2.org/equity-mayoral/ . Chattanooga ... (click for more)

The adjoining states of Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia have a connecting bond to a major league baseball pitcher from 1912-1922. Phil Brooks Douglas was born on July 17, 1890 in Cedartown, Georgia but moved to Cowan, Tennessee in Franklin County where he grew up. He would also move to Birmingham, ... (click for more)



Resurfacing At Camp Jordan To Begin March 1; Certain Parking Areas To Be Closed

Local Coalition Gains Commitments For Tax Incentive Reform From City Candidates

Councilman Darrin Ledford Receives Endorsement Of Greater Chattanooga Realtors PAC


The City of East Ridge announces that beginning Monday the City will begin resurfacing certain parking areas of Camp Jordan. Those areas will be closed to public use during that time. Those ... (click for more)

Through a series of public forums, Chattanoogans in Action for Love, Equity, and Benevolence gained several commitments from mayoral and City Council candidates this month. In addition to 14 ... (click for more)

Chattanooga City Councilman Darrin Ledford of East Brainerd on Thursday announced receiving the endorsement of the Greater Chattanooga Realtors PAC in his Re-election campaign. “I have ... (click for more)


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