Erlanger Health System is projecting a $10.8 million profit for the upcoming fiscal year - with the help of $19 million in federal funds from a pool for public hospitals. The $19 million received in time for the current budget helped avoid a sizable deficit. The hospital is hoping the federal funds will be coming on an annual basis. At the start of the last fiscal year, with no federal funds in sight, Erlanger budgeted a $4 million ... (click for more)
The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded grants totaling more than $800,000 to three Tennessee projects that aim to display and preserve historical materials. Winning grants Monday included the Chattanooga History Center, which will get $400,000 to install a permanent, multimedia ... (click for more)
Mayor Andy Berke, City Attorney Wade Hinton and administration official Molly Cooper are among contributors to a new PAC made up of "young, progressive and experienced individuals, combining our talents to change politics as usual in Tennessee." The New Guard PAC website lists ... (click for more)
July 22, 2014
Third District House candidate Weston Wamp on Tuesday said incumbent Chuck Fleischmann is being “intellectually dishonest” and “distorting the truth” with his current campaign ads. Mr. Wamp ... (click for more)
Juvenile Court on Tuesday morning initiated the court's very first video hearing from the court on Third Street with two cases involving inmates at CCA-Silverdale. Officials said the ... (click for more)
Federal Judge Sandy Mattice said a decision last Friday by the U.S. Sentencing Commission may mean he and other federal judges will be "going back 25 years" on drug cases to review for reduced ... (click for more)
Did the local and state governments give up too much to get the Volkswagen expansion?