Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Sept. 24-28

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Sept. 24, Excel at Excel: Beginner Excel Training

10 to 11:30 a.m.

The Edney Innovation Center: 1100 Market St., Floor Five

Attend this session to learn about setting print parameters, formatting spreadsheets, sorting information, filtering information, splitting cells, simple formulas, PivotTables (they’re easier than you think!) and other features of Microsoft Excel. 

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Sept. 25, LCAA AM Regathering

7:30 to 9 a.m.

The Camp House: 149 E. M.L. King Blvd.

Leadership Chattanooga graduates are encouraged to attend this morning networking event at The Camp House.


Sept. 25, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Car Barn: 6721 Heritage Business Ct.

Speaker: Jennifer Parris, Parent Volunteer Coordinator/Admissions Coordinator at Chattanooga School for the Liberal Arts (CSLA)



Sept. 25, Ribbon Cutting for Physicians Care - Northshore

2 to 2:30 p.m.

Physicians Care – Northshore: 419 N. Market St., Ste. 100

Join the Chattanooga Chamber for a ribbon cutting event for Physicians Care – Northshore.


Sept. 25, Ooltewah Collegedale Chamber Council Monthly Mixer

5 to 7 p.m.

Puléo's Grille: 6108 Artesian Cir.

Join the Ooltewah/Collegedale Council for their monthly mixer at Puleo's Grille, held on the fourth Tuesday of every month. Complimentary light appetizers as well as drink specials.


Sept. 27, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting

8:15 to 9:30 a.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

Speaker: Christy Gillenwater, President & CEO, Chattanooga Chamber



Sept. 27, Brand and Beyond Series: Creating Consistent Communication 

12 to 1 p.m.

The Edney Innovation Center: 1100 Market St., Floor Five

In this class we will learn how to establish a consistent content creation process that keeps your brand top of mind of your ideal market.

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Sept. 28, Reality Check at Central High School

7:30 to 11 a.m.

Central High School: 5728 Hwy. 58

Reality Check teaches ninth graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection between education and income by allowing students to role-play as heads of household on a budget. Community volunteers are needed to assist with this event. To volunteer for this Chattanooga Chamber career readiness program, please contact Cathy Humble at 423.763.4321 or


Sept. 28, YPC Lunch

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Edney Innovation Center: 1100 Market Street, Floor Five

Join YPC for their monthly lunch at The Edney Innovation Center, Floor Five Community Space.

Speaker: Kyle Miller, Head of Brand and Communications at Bellhops

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Members: $5

Non-Members: $15


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ALDI Opens First Signal Mountain Store

ALDI will open its first grocery store in Signal Mountain as part of a $3.4 billion investment to expand to 2,500 stores nationwide by the end of 2022. To celebrate the store opening, ALDI will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday at 8:45 a.m., followed by a Golden Ticket giveaway offering gift cards to the first 100 customers. Shoppers can also sample ALDI-exclusive brand ... (click for more)

EPB Holds Green Business Expo to Share Sustainability Practices

EPB celebrated the LEED Silver certification of its downtown headquarters building by sharing best practices for sustainability with a Green Business Expo for area businesses. LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council and is the world’s most widely used green building program.  EPB updated its headquarters building ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Man At Scene Of Carjackings Gets 6-Year Federal Prison Sentence

A Chattanooga man who was at the scene of two carjackings has been sentenced to serve six years in federal prison. Nikolas Milton, 25, appeared before Judge Curtis Collier. A probation report recommended a four-level sentence enhancement, but prosecutor Chris Poole acknowledged there was no proof that Milton was the person who carried out the first carjacking. He said two ... (click for more)

Latest Bradley County Jail Booking Report

Click  here  for the latest Bradley County arrest report. (click for more)

Drink Up, Chattanooga

I attended the meeting to discuss the placement of the sewage treatment plant at the Cambridge Center in Ooltewah today. My problem with the meeting (aka) dog and pony show, is that the meeting started out with the agenda of the Ooltewah Community Council.  After living in this area for 45+ years I have never heard of this group.  I would like for someone to answer ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Vols: ‘Don’t Let Up’

The idea was hatched a couple of years ago. Some Tennessee football fanatic had gotten wind that an Oklahoma player had documented his baptism to havoc inside Neyland Stadium. Offensive lineman Ty Darlington was part of that 2015 double-overtime slugfest against the Vols and, afterwards, remembered OU’s 34-27 win – after being down by 17 points earlier – was an absolute “dissertation” ... (click for more)