Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute On Tuesday At UTC Postponed, Due To Inclement Weather

Monday, January 15, 2018
"O, King: A Tribute to the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.," scheduled for 7:30 p.m.on Tuesday, in UTC's Roland Hayes Concert Hall, has been postponed due to the threat of snow and icy conditions. It will be rescheduled.


Midnight Madness Marathon Event Location Moved Due To Bad Weather

Due to impending thunderstorms the  Midnight  Madness event is relocating to the McKamey Animal Center at 4500 North Access Road. For one night only on Saturday McKamey Animal Center is remaining open until  midnight  with hundreds of dogs and cats available for free adoption from  4 p.m. to midnight  at the McKamey Animal Center ... (click for more)

Mayor Berke Endorses Karl Dean For Governor

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke on Thursday announced his endorsement for Karl Dean for overnor.   Mr. Dean joined Mayor Berke in downtown Chattanooga for a press conference where the announcement was made. Mayor Berke pointed to their shared experience of being mayors as the reason he’s supporting Mr. Dean’s candidacy.    “Karl Dean’s bold ideas, thoughtful ... (click for more)

Bethune To Face Williams For East Ridge Mayor; Lambert Does Not Run

Former East Ridge councilman Jim Bethune will be facing current council member Brian Williams in the Nov. 4 election. Mayor Brent Lambert did not seek a new term. He recently lost a race for a County Commission seat. Former Councilman Denny Manning is among those running for a council post. Others are incumbent Jacky Cagle, Mike Chauncey, Jeff Ezell, Bob Gilreath Jr., Robert ... (click for more)

Signal Mayor Chris Howley Not Running Again; Man Suing Town To Be On Ballot For Council

Signal Mountain Mayor Chris Howley has decided not to seek re-election. He had until noon today to return the petition that he picked up earlier. Rick Saputa, who is suing the city but also picked up a petition for the council, did qualify just before the deadline. Others running for the Town Council include former Mayor Bill Lusk, Councilman Dan Landrum and new-comers ... (click for more)

Jeff Styles, I Believe You - And Response (5)

I am glad that Jeff Styles presented the details of the event on his website.  Just because the government alleges a crime does not mean guilty. A criminal charge is an allegation by government. Sure, that allegation can be very serious, but the charge is still an unproven allegation until a court of law and Lady Justice has her review of the proof.  A person gets ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Political Dark Side

If ever there becomes a movie that reveals the rotten side of politics, the script has just been written. My goodness, it has all of the hot words: liberals, Muslims, bedroom beds, spouse abuse, non-transparency (or is it collusion,) kids in shock, a seated member of Congress, vulgar language, the Democratic National Committee, a woman scorned, and – best of all – an election. ... (click for more)