Cliff Hightower

The Kids Are All Right—Access Is So Not

A federal mandate made more than 20 years ago says all government facilities have to be accessible to the disabled. But several schools in Hamilton County are not. more »

May 20, 2015 12:48 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

Moving On: Chattanooga’s Transportation Future Looks to Light Rail

A new golden age of transportation could be on the horizon for Chattanooga. It’s a vision of light rail that extends from Chattanooga to Cleveland. more »

May 8, 2014 12:00 AM Cover Story 2 Comments

A Place at the Table

But for some employees at the plant, this isn't about politics or about whether Chattanooga will turn into Detroit. It's simple. It's about their jobs. It's about a desire to make sure they have better working conditions and a voice at the table. more »

Aug 15, 2013 12:00 AM 1 Comments

Cloudy, With A Chance of Transparency

He delivered, and in a big way. He recruited a host of 20-somethings to knock on doors across town and the Berke army handed out fliers. So, what did the public find out about the mayoral candidate? more »

Jul 18, 2013 12:00 AM News, Views, Rants, Raves