He calls himself Spoonz. And he doesn’t write songs, he writes hits. I first ran into Jerry Hayes, also known as Spoonz, about a year ago at Jefferson’s Restaurant. With its long tattered bar and worn wood floors, the space served as ... more »

Jun 29, 2016 11:11 AM News, Views, Rants, Raves

Perception is a funny thing. Like a good Progressive liberal agenda, it is nearly impervious to normally deadly weapons like “the truth” and “reality.” It deftly bobs and weaves its way around them like opposing poles on two magnets ... more »

Jun 29, 2016 11:11 AM On The Beat

To think of gin as a medicinal product isn’t so far-fetched for those of us who need a stiff drink after a long day. It’s what you need to take the edge off stress, and it was once used to ease pain and ailments. Conceived in the 1600s by a ... more »

Jun 29, 2016 11:11 AM Mixology

The best view of Chattanooga is from 18,000 feet. That’s the catchy tagline for family-owned and operated Chattanooga Skydiving Company. In 1960, Vin Silvia made his first sport parachute jump in Orange, Massachusetts. Since then ... more »

Jun 29, 2016 11:11 AM Business Briefs

If you’ve taken a stroll down Frazier Avenue, you’ve likely walked past the Association for Visual Arts. If that stroll was recent, you were probably greeted with boarded-up window frames, traffic cones on the sidewalk, and a request to ... more »

Jun 29, 2016 11:11 AM News & Notes

Singer-songwriter Courtney Holder’s been writing songs since she was thirteen, a fact that becomes more impressive when you learn that this was less than a decade ago. To her credit she’s got immense skill as a songwriter, a beautiful ... more »

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