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Nov. 17
The Catholic Charities 360° of Hope Luncheon with special guest will be Jim Haslam, founder of Pilot Corporation.  Westin Chattanooga, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and the public is invited to attend. The 360° of Hope Luncheon is an all new event tailored towards business and community leaders in the Chattanooga area.  Individual tickets for the event are $50 and tables of 10 are available for $500 each.  360chattanooga.eventbrite.com or by calling Catholic Charities at 826-0668.

Nov. 24
Holiday Cheer at the Pier, 5-9 p.m.Weekly Fig will organize activities at Ross’s landing, presenting local vendors, Christmas tree and wreath sales, crafters and food trucks. At Ross’s Landing, Cheer at the Pier will feature photos with Santa and 98.1 The Lake and US101 will play Christmas music on their loud-speakers. Criders Landscaping and The Barn Nursery are teaming up to decorate Santa's North Pole Tent.  At 7 p.m. the skippers of more than 40 decorated boats will take the helm led by Marty Puryear of Erwin Marine Riverfront. The Grand Finale of the event will be a fireworks display presented by The Southern Belle and the 3rd Deck Burger Bar at Pier 2. 708-2255.

Nov. 28
Heritage House in East Brainerd hosts English Country Dance from 7-9 p.m.  Free.

Dec. 5
Heritage House in East Brainerd hosts English Country Dance from 7-9 p.m.  Free.

Dec. 9
Christmas Party 27th Annual Riverside High School Class of 1969
Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E. M. L. King Blvd.
$25 per person

Dec. 10
The annual "Messiah" Community Sing-Along, 3 p.m. at Chattanooga First SDA Church, 7450 Standifer Gap Road. http://www.chattfirstsda.com/article/36/weddings-events/messiah-sing-a-long

Dec. 14-15
The Roueché Chorale and Orchestra will present the Chattanooga Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols on Thursday and Friday, Dec. 14 and 15, at 7 p.m., at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421. Admission is free. More information is available by calling 423.855.2981, or on the website: therouechechorale.org Also on Facebook at The Roueché Chorale.

 



 


 

 


Copies Of Remaining Chattanooga Photo Books Available At Zarzour's Restaurant

Remaining copies of the Chattanooga Photo books are available at Zarzours Restaurant on Rossville Avenue off Main Street. It is near Fire Hall #1. They include the Remarkable Stokes Collection, Railroads In and Around Chattanooga, and Paul Hiener's Historic Chattanooga.  All were published by Chattanoogan.com.  and printed by College Press at Collegedale. The ... (click for more)

Daniel Johnson Gets 46-Month Federal Sentence For Cocaine Deals Using Postal Service

A Chattanooga man involved in a scheme to use the U.S. Postal Service to deliver large shipments of cocaine from California has been sentenced to serve 46 months in federal prison. Daniel Johnson, who had "not spent a day in jail" prior to his arrest in the drug case, appeared before Judge Travis McDonough. Authorities said the drugs were delivered from California in packages. ... (click for more)

Signal Mountain Should Be Problem Solvers Around The City

Re: Roy Exum’s “Stay, Signal Mountain, Stay”  Well this article is something to think about. I think the split could go either way, and Signal Mountain schools would still flourish, as they have done for the past several years. What I'm worried about is why Signal Mountain has not yet had the guts to go be problem solvers at Howard, or Tyner, or Central. Why do ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: How Would I Vote?

I don’t know what to think or who to believe in the debacle surrounding Alabama’s Roy Moore and his quest for a Senate seat. I have no earthly idea what he did or how he acted 40 years ago. Heck, I can’t remember what I did or how I acted 40 years ago but I do recall I kissed some minors back then. To be real honest, they were the only ones that would let me, this because I was ... (click for more)

Notre Dame Blasts CPA 42-20 Behind Wynn's Five Touchdowns

(Story will be updated) Christ Presbyterian Academy had football history on its side Friday night. But, it was Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish that made school history against the Lions. Notre Dame won its first TSSAA playoff semifinal game at Jim Eberle Field and the impressive 42-20 Division II-2A win over CPA gave the Irish their first shot at a state championship. ... (click for more)

Bowens, Batiste Lead Tyner To 42-7 Romp Over Marion

There was no need for a fourth-quarter rally at Tyner Friday night. The Tyner Rams had to score three touchdowns in the final five minutes at Jasper on Sept. 15 to beat the Marion County Warriors, 37-28, but the second meeting of the season wasn’t nearly as close. The visiting Warriors scored a touchdown on their second possession for a 7-0 lead, but the Rams came to life ... (click for more)