Memories

150th Anniversary Of The Swiss Colony Of Gruetli Is July 27

A celebration of the 150th anniversary of the Swiss Colony of Gruetli will be held on Saturday, July 27, from 10 a.m.04 p.m. The event will be held at the Stoker-Stampfli Farm Museum. Activities will include music, food, tours of the farm, historical information, hay rides, a flea market and more. Admission is $5 for those 12 and older. The museum is at 328 Swiss Cemetery Road, Gruetli Laager, Tn. The celebration is presented ... (click for more)

World War II living quarters at Pine Bluff, Ar. Read Wayne Shearer's continuing World War II Memoir.
World War II living quarters at Pine Bluff, Ar. Read Wayne Shearer's continuing World War II Memoir.

Wayne Shearer’s World War II Memoir, Part 20: Getting More Of A Feel For Flying And Seeing First Snow

Tennessee Historical Commission Announces Historic Preservation Fund Grants


(Editor’s Note: Dr. Wayne Shearer, 94, is a retired optometrist and retired colonel from the U.S. Air Force Reserve now living in Hixson. In his early 90s, he decided to sit down and write from memory and a few records he still possesses his recollections of going through Army Air Corps pilot ... (click for more)

The Tennessee Historical Commission, the State Historic Preservation Office, has announced 32 Federal Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) grants totaling over $750,000 awarded for various historic preservation and archaeological projects throughout the state. The grants are awarded annually for ... (click for more)



Civil War Historian San Elliot To Speak At The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society Aug. 6

Happy 4th Of July, Representative Government

Wayne Shearer’s World War II Memoir, Part 19: Taking A First Flight In A PT-19


Sam Elliott, a resident of Signal Mountain, well known Chattanooga attorney, and recognized Civil War historian will present a program entitled, “Tennesseans in the Battle of Chickamauga" at ... (click for more)

As a former U. S. History and Government teacher, the Chattanooga - Hamilton County Historian and a proud member of the Chief John Ross Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, ... (click for more)

(Editor’s Note: Dr. Wayne Shearer, 94, is a retired optometrist and retired colonel from the U.S. Air Force Reserve now living in Hixson. In his early 90s, he decided to sit down and write from ... (click for more)


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