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Karen Bummer, marketing director, Chattanooga Senior Directory, at East Brainerd Kiwanis, Friday, Aug. 18, noon-1 p.m. at Holiday Inn Express - Shallowford Road, Hamilton Place.

Dr. Bryan Johnson, superintendent, Hamilton County Schools, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Aug. 21, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Governor Bill Haslam, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Aug. 24, noon at the Convention Center.

Commissioner Sabrena Smedley, District 7, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Aug. 28, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Robbie Summerour, master gardener, on “What Do Kitchen Scraps, Worms, and Compost Have in Common?” at The Green Thumb Garden Club of the Collegedale/Ooltewah area, Monday, Aug. 28, 7 p.m. at the Morning Pointe Assisted Living Center of Collegedale.  Following the presentation will be a Q&A period and a drawing for door prizes. Light refreshments will be served. First-time visitors are welcome free of cost. Memberships are $15 per person, $25 per family. Memberships are effective a year from date. For more information, contact Rita Vital at 423-505-6605.

State Rep. Dan Howell, at Bradley County Republican Party, Tuesday, Aug. 29, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Bradley County Courthouse. Note this is a change from the regularly scheduled meeting date.

Tom Arth, UTC football coach, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Aug. 30, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Dr. Donna Van Nattan, with Accountability Measures, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 5, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Tom Arth, UTC football coach, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 7, noon at the Convention Center.

Eddie Yancy/Mary Helen Montgomery, A Tale of Two Cities, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Sept. 8, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Kevin Beirne, executive director of Bethel Bible Village, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 12, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

John Meacham, Penguin Random House, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 14, noon at the Convention Center.

Honorable Tom Greenholtz, Hamilton County drug court, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Sept. 15, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd. 

Jules Kinder, major and planned gift officer at Ronald McDonald House Charities, at East Brainerd Kiwanis, Friday, Aug. 25, noon-1 p.m. at Holiday Inn Express - Shallowford Road, Hamilton Place.

Melissa Blevins, CEO for Girls, Inc. at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, Sept. 19, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

John Germ, RI president, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Sept. 21, noon at the Convention Center.

Zach Wamp, IssueOne (tentative), at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Sept. 22, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Cindy Pare at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Oct. 5, noon at the Convention Center.

Rebecca Hargrove with the Tennessee Lottery at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Oct. 19, noon at the Convention Center.

Ken McEltrath, CEO of Squid, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Oct. 26, noon at the Convention Center.

Chancellor Flora Tydings at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Nov. 2, noon at the Convention Center.

Bruce Zeiser at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Nov. 9, noon at the Convention Center.


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 more than ... (click for more)

Brown Charged After GPS Pinpoints Location Of Stolen Box Truck

Police have arrested Charles Eric Brown after a GPS pinpointed the location of an expensive stolen box truck and other stolen items at his parents' residence. Brown, 29, of 3000 McGill Cemetery Road, is charged with theft over $65,000, burglary and vandalism. Officials of American Stage Company on Tennessee Avenue reported a burglary on July 30. The owner said they locked ... (click for more)

Shame On Anyone Planning A Protest At Coolidge Park Thursday Evening - And Response (7)

Whether you're Alt-Left or Alt-Right, Coolidge Park isn't the place to showcase your hate and indifference with one another. Just because it's your right, that doesn't necessarily mean that you should do it. Many have this misconception that this park is named after a President, Nope. It's named after a great man, a true patriot, and Medal of Honor recipient from right ... (click for more)

A Tale Of 3 Properties

Here in Lookout Valley on the far southwest edge of Chattanooga and Hamilton County, trees and rocks are plentiful but sidewalks are as rare as unicorns. It’s a land the governments forget – until tax collection time.  The recent county reappraisal spoke about ‘comps,’ recent sale prices of comparable local properties. But the assessors defined ‘comparable’ to suit themselves, ... (click for more)

Baylor Scores Six Straight TDs In 42-21 Win Over Irish

Notre Dame coach Charles Fant knows that the only way his Fighting Irish football team will get better is to schedule teams that are better. Fant got his wish Thursday night at Finley Stadium in the opening game of the first-ever Kickoff Classic as Notre Dame challenged the Baylor Red Raiders. Nobody scored in the first quarter, but the Irish drew first blood with a touchdown ... (click for more)

Lady Raiders Start Season With Sweep Of Lady Owls

CLEVELAND, Tenn. – A year ago, Cleveland dominated perennial District 5-3A volleyball contender Ooltewah by winning all three matches between the two rivals. The last time the two teams clashed was in the district tournament championship game and the Lady Blue Raiders won 3-1 after posting a pair of 3-0 wins during the regular season. The Lady Raiders and Lady Owls squared ... (click for more)