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“We Need To Hear Their Stories”

For some children, happy memories come weighted with heavier ones. For a child of neglect or abuse, the situation is never easy. As a young child, sitting down alone with a police officer to explain what’s happened is hard enough.

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How To Live Long and Well With Diabetes

Diabetes, which afflicts almost a tenth of the American population, is a serious disease that can result in blindness, amputation, coma, kidney failure and heart failure. Or not. more »

Nov 11, 2015 1:50 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

A City Institution Faces New Rules

A standing-room only crowd filled the Orange Grove cafeteria last Tuesday night. Family members and concerned citizens wanted to ask the Tennessee Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities ... more »

Nov 4, 2015 2:59 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

As The Spirit Moves Them

Fall is an occasion for festivals, where people plan special feasts to celebrate something significant. On Nov. 3, eight of the world’s most celebrated gospel artists will gather at the Memorial Auditorium for a ... more »

Oct 28, 2015 4:10 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

Dogbert and Bill the Cat, Perhaps?

Dog is man’s best friend, right? So why doesn’t man ever take dog out for a beer? If that bit of unfairness has been inflaming your social justice gland, McKamey Animal Center has just the fix this Saturday ... more »

Oct 21, 2015 12:38 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

OpEd: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Volkswagen’s emissions scandal has dominated business news worldwide. Chattanoogans are paying particular attention. We are concerned about family and friends who work at the local plant. more »

Oct 14, 2015 3:51 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

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