The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce has tapped retiring Mohawk Industries executive Bill Kilbride as president-elect to succeed Ron Harr as president and CEO on a schedule to be announced later. According to Howard Levine, chairman of the chamber board, Mr. Harr will continue as CEO for several more months. “We were disappointed that health concerns have made it necessary for Ron to retire early,” Mr. Levine said. “He has set a high ... (click for more)
The president of the Chattanooga Chapter of the NAACP, urged local residents to stay away from a planned rally here by the Nationalist Socialist Movement in August. James R. Mapp said the group seeks to provoke incidents and said counter-protests could lead to problems. Mr. Mapp said, ... (click for more)
Funeral arrangements have been set for Zackery Bryant, six, who was killed on Monday at Chattanooga Valley Elementary School. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, in the chapel with Reverends Marshal Catlett and Jim Powell officiating. Interment will follow at Tennessee-Georgia ... (click for more)
April 17, 2014
Here are the upcoming City Council agendas: Agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilwoman ... (click for more)
Heads-up work by detectives led to the arrest of two suspects in a burglary at Michigan Avenue Baptist Church. The break-in and theft from the church’s annex building where youth worship ... (click for more)
The Tennessee General Assembly has passed a bill that reduces the number of times sexual abuse victims must testify in court. Under the new “Child Protection Act,” a person accused of sexually ... (click for more)
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