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


Upcoming Road Closings Announced

5310 to 5400  Cassandra Smith Road will be closed from  May 31 to June 28,  for utility construction. Detours will be posted.    Chestnut Street will be closed from W. 19th St. to W. 20th St. until  June 2 . Detours will be posted.    The 400 block of Valleybrook Road will be closed for utility construction from  May ... (click for more)

Weekly Road Construction Report

Here is the weekly road construction report for Hamilton County:  U.S. 27 (I-124) widening from I-24/U.S. 27 interchange to north of the Olgiati Bridge over the Tennessee River, including widening the Olgiati Bridge:  Work on this project continues.  The speed limit on U.S. 27 in the construction zone is 45 MPH.  The contractor may have temporary lane or shoulder ... (click for more)

Bryan Johnson, Timothy Gadson, Stuart Greenberg, Wayne Johnson, Kirk Kelly Are Superintendent Finalists

Bryan Johnson of Clarksville, Tn., was the top vote-getter on the opening round of balloting for Hamilton County school superintendent. The chief academic officer for the Clarksville-Montgomery County School System was on the ballot of all nine school board members at a special meeting on Thursday afternoon. Others who made the cut were Timothy Gadson, a Minnesota educator; ... (click for more)

Man Shot In Home Invasion Early Wednesday Morning

A man was shot in a home invasion early Wednesday morning.   Chattanooga Police responded to a person shot on the 6000 block of Arlena Circle at 4:40 a.m. Upon arrival, police located the victim, Edward Greatheart, 41,  who was suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.   Mr. Greatheart was treated on the scene and transported to a local hospital ... (click for more)

Life For Our Ancestors In 1890

May 26-27 is the 1890’s Day Jamboree in Ringgold. I encourage any reader to attend and enjoy that wonderful community. I love having grown up in Northwest Georgia and celebrating our veterans, including both of my grandfathers who served in WWII.  But I also want to describe how the 1890’s were for my ancestors, living here in a singularly turbulent time. Based on, among ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Governor Haslam, Please!

AN OPEN LETTER TO GOV. BILL HASLAM … Greetings to you, my friend. You know with one more year on the course we have sailed during your two terms as the leader of our state you will go down as one of the greatest governors we have ever had. It stands to reason you eye Lamar Alexander’s Senate seat, but whatever you do it will be hard to replicate your service to Tennessee and ... (click for more)