Latest Hamilton County Marriages

Saturday, September 2, 2006

Lawrence Hawkins Jr. and Shannon Bledsoe, both of Soddy-Daisy

Patrick Durham of Chattanooga and Christina Wright of Rossville

Sloan White Jr. and Tonya Scott, both of Rossville

Tyrone Lamb Jr. and Tanza Jackson, both of Chattanooga

Brown Bradford and Rhonda Garrison, both of Ringgold

Brian Rogers and Christina Meyer, both of Signal Mountain

Jermaine Cosby and Trevis Gullatt, both of Chattanooga

George Coffelt Jr. and Faith Loveless, both of Chattanooga

Keith Powell and Heather Bridgeman, both of Hixson

David Frye of Rossville and Ella Smith of Signal Mountain

Lucas Lewis and Christine Pratt, both of Chattanooga

Patrick Douglass and Heather Page, both of Rossville

David Watkins and Tara Hickman, both of Ooltewah

Jason Key and Yasmine Kangles, both of Chattanooga

Otis Coles III and Shevon Dandy, both of Chattanooga

Benjamin Crawley and Stacey Stewart, both of Soddy-Daisy

Jamon Bass and Anneka Hill, both of Chattanooga

Dustin Adkison of Chattanooga and Amanda Jones of Cleveland, Tn.

Kyle Murphy and Alisha Reed, both of Soddy-Daisy

Frank Morrissey Jr. of Auburn, Ala., and Molly Colvin of Lookout Mountain, Ga.

Marcus Martin and Crystal Neal, both of Chattanooga

Jeremy Combs and Misty Stewart, both of Chattanooga

Eugene Dupas Jr. of Talbott, Tn., and Renita Clark of Rossville

Dennis Lewis and Ellen Padilla, both of Ooltewah

William Bratcher Jr. and Meredith Grace, both of Chattanooga

Joshua Branam of Soddy-Daisy and Laura Phillips of Hixson

Kendon Massengale of Hixson and Kelli Sims of Ringgold

James Higgins of Hixson and Staci Fish of Louisville, Tn.

Christopher Brooks and Barbara Brooks, both of Soddy-Daisy

Daniel Green and Celeste Robinson, both of Chattanooga

Jonas Luttrell and Sarah Moneyheffer, both of Chattanooga

Cameron Smith and Julia Morrow, both of Chattanooga

Brian Allen Sr. and Brandi Elder, both of Chattanooga

Edward Hartline and Karen Hinton, both of Rossville

Edward Crumley III of Ringgold and Michelle Rich of Chattanooga

Joshua Simulis and Janelle Vandenbroek, both of Collegedale

Ikey Charles Jr. and Lanisha Storey, both of Chattanooga


Street Closings Announced For The Weekend

Friday:    Nightfall: Friday, from 5:30-11:59 p.m. Market Street from 10th Street to 8th Street will be closed, and ML King Boulevard from Broad Street to Georgia Avenue will be closed.  Sunday :  Chattanooga Market: Sunday, from 6 a.m.-8 p.m., Reggie White Boulevard will be closed from the entrance to the skate park ... (click for more)

Downtown Parking Meters Will Be Free On Memorial Day

The Chattanooga Parking Authority has announced downtown parking meters will not be enforced (and need not be paid) on Monday, in honor of Memorial Day. Parking in an unlawful area or manner (bus or loading zones, yellow curb, no parking, handicap space, Fort Wood Residential District, etc.) is enforceable 24 hours/seven days a week. For more information, contact the Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Sources Say Domestic Incident Involving Mayor's Aide Came After Husband Confronted Her And Mayor Behind Restaurant; Berke Says Charge "Absolutely False"; Fletcher Says Gave Shelter To Lacie Stone; Case Handled Like Any Other

A domestic disorder involving a top female aide to Mayor Andy Berke was sparked after her husband recently confronted the aide and the mayor in a parked car behind a Mexican restaurant, several sources said.   Mayor Andy Berke said late Tuesday night, "Last weekend a member of my senior staff was the victim of a domestic assault involving her husband. Upon being arrested ... (click for more)

Attorney For Bobby Stone Hits Berke, Fletcher For Commenting On Pending Case

The attorney for Bobby Stone on Wednesday said it was "fundamentally wrong" for Mayor Andy Berke and Police Chief Fred Fletcher to comment on the case in which Mr. Stone is charged with domestic assault against his wife, Berke advisor Lacie Stone. Attorney Lee Davis said the comments were unfair and "a disservice to the court." Mayor Berke denied any inappropriate contact ... (click for more)

Case Handled Like Any Other? - And Response

It is interesting that Chief Fletcher would deem the handling of the Mayor's encounter as typical or normal. Is the Chief asking the public to believe that all misdemeanor domestic violence arrests include a 4-hour taped interrogation, and delayed reporting after a visit to the Chief’s house. Of course, we believe that Chief Fletcher. April Eidson * * *  I ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Christian Schools Bully, Too

Earlier this week, after I shared a story about bullying written by a very brave mother, it opened a floodgate of emails from parents and students who have been forced to endure such madness in our elementary, junior and senior high schools. Discipline is the No. 1 problem in our schools. Because of it, or because of a lack of it, no wonder our children cannot achieve all that ... (click for more)