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Now that it’s confirmed two locals contracted the Zika virus after traveling to Zika-prevalent areas, the Hamilton County Health Department is relying on residents’ individual efforts in trying to prevent the spread of the virus to the area. more »

Aug 17, 2016 1:05 PM News, Views, Rants, Raves

“Metalmorphosis,” the title of Allen Hampton’s show at Area 61 Gallery from May to June, could be a word to describe the artist’s whole creative process. For 17 years, Chattanooga-based Hampton has used chop saw, forge, and welder to piece... more »

Aug 17, 2016 1:05 PM Cover Story

For a professional athlete playing for the Chattanooga Lookouts, preparations for a game starts hours before. For Niko Goodrum that process started when he walked into the Lookouts’ clubhouse at AT&T Field a few minutes ... more »

Jul 28, 2016 10:21 AM Cover Story

My wife and I had been to the First Tennessee Pavilion before when we walked up to the Chattanooga Market spilling out onto the street a few weeks ago. It seemed like as good a place as any to start taking in ... more »

Jun 1, 2016 11:59 AM Cover Story

Sooner or later, the paper you currently hold in your hands will be discarded. It will make up part of the 4.4 pounds the average American tosses every day, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. more »

May 4, 2016 12:31 PM Cover Story

Leave the riverfront and Chattanooga’s downtown. Merge onto Highway 27. Pass the high-rises and Finley Stadium. Turn away from Lookout Mountain as you take the fork onto Interstate 24 towards I-75. By then, you’re almost ... more »

Feb 17, 2016 10:41 AM Cover Story 1 Comments

The thud of bowling balls and the clattering rumble of tumbling pins mixed with pop music pumped through overhead speakers. It was Tuesday, Sept. 22, a week before bowling season was to start ... more »

Oct 7, 2015 12:18 PM Cover Story

The smell of burning diesel hangs in the air at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum as the red-and-black 1824 locomotive positions itself on the track, the sound throbbing across the rail yard. more »

Jul 1, 2015 2:26 PM Cover Story

At a distance, the “library” on the corner of Dallas and Curve Streets looks like a birdhouse. This library can hold about 50 books, free for the borrowing, and is one of five in the Chattanooga area. more »

Dec 4, 2014 11:04 AM News, Views, Rants, Raves

Seven people gathered in the community room at One North Shore in the last Saturday of October to plan their novels. Amidst Calaveras decorations, pads of paper and cups of apple cider, they shared their projects ... more »

Nov 6, 2014 12:00 AM Cover Story

The flags of the National Socialist Movement waved on the courthouse lawn above the protesters. The group was celebrating its 40th anniversary by exercising its First Amendment rights to hold a demonstration and share its views. more »

May 1, 2014 12:00 AM Cover Story

At the kickoff event held at Loose Cannon, the CTC recruited about 40 people, according to Jennifer Walker, office administrator for the CTC. About 100 people attended, including the CEO of Volkswagen. more »

Apr 10, 2014 12:00 AM Tech Talk

Noah experiences dreams of a coming judgment. God never speaks directly in the film, never once a big voice from the sky, no Morgan Freeman. more »

Apr 3, 2014 12:00 AM Screen

“He ran as an openly gay man. He was elected as an openly gay man. He has not done what he was elected to do,” says Teresa Wood, the manager of the petition’s Facebook page. She lives in St. Elmo. more »

Mar 6, 2014 12:00 AM Cover Story

Trips to the grocery store take at least an hour, and if she wants to go to a store downtown, she has to make a transfer. But that’s really the only option because, “You can’t put a store here if you wanted to,” she says, even a convenience store. more »

Feb 20, 2014 12:00 AM Cover Story