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Mark McKnight, Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, July 20, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

State House District 30 Forum, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, July 23, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Master Gardener James Gumnick, on "Bonsai Past and Present," at The Green Thumb Garden Club, Monday, July 23 at at Greenbrier Cove Morning Pointe Assisted Living Center of Collegedale, 9650 Leyland Dr. in Ooltewah.  Mr. Gumnick has 40 years of experience working on Bonsai trees. He is a member of the Tennessee Valley Bonsai Society, of which he spent several years as president.

CEC/AGC/CRMA Tour of Branch Technology at new location, Monday, July 23, noon-1 p.m. Pre-registration is requested of all participants via the AGC website, and separate registration is also needed for CEC members who wish to receive PDH credit. For all registration and more info start here.

Dr. Cosgrove, AEGIS, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, July 25, noon-1 p.m. at Metro Tab Church, 2101 West Shepherd Road (airport exit going opposite direction from the airport).

Mary Beth Hudson, Wacker, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, July 26, noon at the Convention Center. One Carter Plaza.

Dawn Hjelseth, Green Spaces, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, July 27, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at Signal Centers.

Henry Lodge, Lodge Manufacturing, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Aug. 2, noon at the Convention Center. One Carter Plaza.

Benny Middleton, DC BLOX, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Aug. 3, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Marsha Yessick at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, Aug. 6, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

District Governor Jim Roxlo, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, Aug. 8, noon-1 p.m. at Metro Tab Church, 2101 West Shepherd Road (airport exit going opposite direction from the airport).

Mike Ducker, FedEx, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Aug. 9, noon at the Convention Center. One Carter Plaza.

Entertainment by Bob Sauser, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, Aug. 10, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Platt Boyd, Branch Technologies, at Chattanooga Rotary Club, Thursday, Aug. 16, noon at the Convention Center. One Carter Plaza.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

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Chip Baker, Of Course

There is only one candidate for District 2 County Commission who has served the citizens of the district as an elected public servant. That candidate? Chip Baker, of course. There is only one candidate for District 2 County Commission who has served the citizens of Hamilton County as the leader who oversees the $30 million economic dynamo that is the Riverbend Festival, which ... (click for more)

Just Recuse Yourself

Pam Fleenor, have you ever heard the terms “conflict of interest” or “appearance of impropriety”? It’s a foregone conclusion that Robin Smith will be victorious in Chancellor Fleenor’s courtroom. Here’s another term you may want to re-examine, recuse yourself.   Rusty Munger (click for more)

Not My University: Why I’m Not Okay With Mike Pence Coming To Lee University - And Response (6)

As a student of Lee University, who is well-aware of the Lee administration’s more conservative stance in politics, I am upset about Mike Pence visiting the university and being welcomed on our campus. Although I respect that Pence is in a position of authority as our nation’s Vice President, and that he likewise deserves the right to hold his own opinions in regards to the issues ... (click for more)

Mongar Succeeds Massey As Lady Owls Softball Coach

In an absolute twist of fate, Kerilyn Mongar has taken over the Ooltewah High School girls’ softball program following the resignation of Jon Massey shortly after the 2018 state tournament. Massey has since been named boys’ baseball coach at Silverdale Baptist Academy and Mongar, who coached at East Ridge for three years, now has the task of continuing the Lady Owls’ highly ... (click for more)

UTC Wrestling Coach Heath Eslinger Resigns

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Mark Wharton announced the resignation of wrestling head coach Heath Eslinger today.  Eslinger, who spent nine seasons as head coach of his alma mater, informed Wharton of his decision this morning.  "It was always my hope that Heath Eslinger spend the rest of his career leading our wrestling ... (click for more)