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 "Plants That Behave Badly," at The Green Thumb Garden Club of Ooltewah, Monday, April 23, 7 p.m. at At Greenbrier Cove, Morning Pointe Assisted Living Center of Collegedale, 9650 Leyland Dr. in Ooltewah.

Chief Philip Hyman, Chattanooga Fire Department, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, April 23, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Alexa LeBoeuf of UnifiEd at East Brainerd Chamber Council, Tuesday, April 24, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Car Barn: 6721 Heritage Business Ct. $12.

Jeff Judkins, BYU women's basketball coach, at Hamilton Place Rotary, Wednesday, April 25, noon-1 p.m. at Grace Works Church, 6445 Lee Hwy.

Ron Tucker speaks on the Hixson real estate market at the Hixson Community Breakfast, Wednesday, April 25, 8 a.m. at Creeks Bend Golf Club. 

Laura Berlind, Sycamore Institute, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, April 27, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Robin Crew on Chattanooga 2.0 - Education for the Future of our City, at the Kiwanis Club of East Brainerd, Friday, April 27, noon-1 p.m. at Holiday Inn – Hamilton Place, 2232 Center St.

Rep. Marc Gravitt, Register of Deeds candidate, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, April 30, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Steve Robinson, on "Happy Birthday America?" at Signal Mountaini Genealogical Society, Tuesday, May 1, 1 p.m. at the Signal Mountain Library. Visitors are welcome.

Christy Gillenwater, Chamber of Commerce, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, May 1, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.

Chip Baker, Republican candidate for District 2 Commission, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, May 7, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Maury Nicely, Chattanooga History, at The Chattanooga Civitan Club, Friday, May 11, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bessie Smith Hall, 200 E Martin L King Blvd.

Bill Lee, Gubernatorial candidate, at Pachyderm Club Of Hamilton County, Monday, May 14, noon at The International Towing and Recovery Museum, 3315 Broad St. Lunch buffet is $13. RSVP to rsvppachy@gmail.com whether eating or not.

Marisa Ogles, Community Foudation of Greater Chattanooga, at Downtown Kiwanis Club, Tuesday, May 15, noon at Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ATKINS, RICHMOND TANNER  5012 HIGH VALLEY DR BRENTWOOOD, 37027  Age at Arrest: 19 years old Arresting Agency: UTC POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE --- BARCLAY, RONELL HARRIS  2506 CHAMBERLIN AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37411  Age at Arrest: 21 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga CRIMINAL ... (click for more)

Soddy Daisy Man Pleads Guilty To Child Rape; Montgomery Gets 15 Years

A Soddy Daisy man pleaded guilty on Monday to sexual battery by an authority figure and statutory rape by an authority figure. Scott A. Montgomery received concurrent 15-year and six-year sentences. Montgomery, 42, of Dallas Hollow Road, appeared before Criminal Court Judge Barry Steelman. The indictment says the rape was of a female, who was under 13 years old when ... (click for more)

Set Up A Council On Love, Not A Council On Hate - And Response

In Mayor Berke's April 19 version of the Berke Bulletin, he announced plans to establish a Council on Hate and indicated a focus on tolerance. I beg of him to reconsider that plan. One problem in Chattanooga and in other places in America is that there are some people who have already established an informal version of a Council on Hate. I suggest that a more productive plan ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Corker And ‘The Code’

Of all the vows, pledges, and bonds born unto the human race, nothing overrides “The Code.” It is an unwritten but deeply important knowledge that men should abide with equal respect, fierce loyalty, and chivalrous understanding of one another. For example, The Code dictates you must not and can never date a good friend’s ex-girlfriend, or ex-wife. Rather, you respect your friend ... (click for more)

Moc Golfers Tied For 2nd at SoCon Championships

It was a cold, miserable, soggy day at Pinehurst No. 9 for the second round of the Southern Conference Men’s Golf Championships. It showed for the Chattanooga Mocs as they dropped into a tie for second with ETSU at 594. “We got off to a great start over the first three or four holes and I thought this could be a really good day,” Coach Mark Guhne began. “Then we started to ... (click for more)

McCallie Hires Former CCS Coach David Conrady

Veteran coach David Conrady will take over as the McCallie Blue Tornado varsity basketball coach for the 2018-2019 season, bringing an experienced leader and motivator to the Ridge to lead the Blue Tornado basketball program, school officials said. Conrady, who comes to McCallie from Prestonwood Christian Academy in Plano, Texas, replaces John Shulman, who left McCallie following ... (click for more)