Residents Urged To Use Caution As Heavy Rains Bring Flash Flood Warning

Notre Dame Wins 2-0 Over GPS

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - by special report to The
The Notre Dame Lady Irish volleyball team won a big match at home on Wednesday as they swept the GPS Bruisers, 2-0.

Notre Dame's wins were by scores of 25-23 and 27-25.

GPS falls to 12-5 overall and Notre Dame improves to 15-2 overall and 4-1 in the district. 


Faith Copeland - 20 assists, 3 aces, 4 digs
Preslee Brooksbank - 11 kills, 1 ace, 6 digs
Chapel Cunningham - 3 kills, 2 digs, 1 block assist
Kendall Crum - 5 kills, 2 digs, 1 solo block 
Kylie Barry - 1 kill, 1 ace, 5 digs, 1 block assist
Karly Benefield - 2 digs
Charlotte Vance - 3 digs
Katherine Berce - 1 kill, 3 digs
Anabelle Clower - 1 kill, 1 solo block


Notre Dame Stats: 

Freshman setter Mary Fillauer  6 Digs, 9 Assists, 
Senior middle Mackenzie Johnson 5 Kills,  1 Digs, 0 Assists, 0 Aces, 3.

5 Block
Senior rightside Maggie Martin 2 dig, 4 kills, 0 ace
Sophomore outside hitter McKenna Brown 6 kills, 4 digs, .5 blocks
Senior Libero Ally Mildenberger  10 digs, 3 aces, 
Freshman middle hitter Lindsey Burns, 4 kills, 2 digs,  
Senior Setter Sarah Desai 2 digs, 10 assists, 
Sophomore middle hitter Emmeline Crisp, 2 kills, .5 blocks


FOOTBALL   FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 Brentwood Academy at Baylor Boyd-Buchanan at Chattanooga Christian McMinn Co. at Bradley Brainerd at Signal Mountain Howard at Central Cleveland at Maryville Heritage Copper Basin at South Pittsburg Sequoyah at East Hamilton Anderson Co. at East Ridge Grace at Ezell Harding ... (click for more)

PHOTOS: Baylor Sweeps Father Ryan In DII-AA Volleyball Action

Hamilton County Under Flash Flood Warning As Heavy Rains Continue

Heavy rains throughout Monday brought water over many Hamilton County roads and into some businesses. The front area of the Mapco in the 8100 block of Standifer Gap Road was a small lake. The Sheriff's Office said, "Drivers in the Middle Valley and East Brainerd Road areas are encouraged to avoid driving in low lying areas. All drivers should exercise caution. "Drivers ... (click for more)

Mountain City Club Considering Sale Of Downtown Club To Developer Defoor

Officials of the Mountain City Club are considering sale of the property at Eighth and Chestnut to a developer. Dan Saieed, club president, said the board was approached by developer Byron Defoor with an offer for the property. He said the club is facing declining membership and extreme  financial issues so is considering the offer. The Defoor group developed the nearby ... (click for more)

Why I'm Voting Republican And So Should You

For much of my life, the commitment to the Democratic Party has puzzled me. I was raised to analyze both sides of issues and to make an intelligent decision based upon that information. The values of self-reliance, hard work, and individual liberty that I grew up with were the same American values that have made this country exceptional. As I have grown older, I have witnessed ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: UT’s Genius Stroke

If all goes as (very carefully) planned, the most dynamic president to be hired at the University of Tennessee since the legendary Andy Holt retired in 1970, will be ushered into office today by the university’s board of trustees. The selection of Randy Boyd to take over his ala mater is a genius stroke and certainly seems to solidify two of life’s greatest truths. The first ... (click for more)