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

Grace, Silverdale, East Ridge Post Girls Soccer Wins

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Grace Academy's Abigail Smith and Savannah Engelbrecht scored two goals each in their 7-0 win over Howard on Thursday.   McKinley Tyson, Anna Rush and Priscilla Bautista also scored   McKinley Tyson had two assists.  Anna Rush, Smith and Engelbrecht had one assist each.  Grace keeper Belle Mahan had three saves.  

Silverdale Baptist earned a 4-0 win over St. Andrews   Grace Renegar had two goals for the Lady Seahawks.  Marissa Hamilton and Audrey Grace Canter each had one goal   Canter and Avery Levitt had one assist.

Carrie Patrick had three saves for Silverdale.  Silverdale improves to 5-4 overall and 1-4 in the district.  

Lucy Lopez and Rebeca Mendez scored two first half goals in East Ridge's 2-0 win over Hixson.  Lopez and Alejandra Argueta had assists.   Sarah Hudgens had 14 saves for East Ridge.  East Ridge improves to 7-2 overall and 3-1 in the district.  


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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)