Hixson Pike Diner Celebrating Grand Opening

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Hixson Pike Diner will celebrate its Grand Opening on Wednesday (Nov. 28) at 9:30 a.m. The business is located at 3514 Hixson Pike.

Prashant Sharan said, "We shall have a formal blessing ceremony that will be done by a pastor followed by the ribbon cutting ceremony that will be coordinated by the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce.

After the grand opening ceremony, we shall be offering free pancakes all day to everyone that walks in as a welcome gesture."

She said, "We are a great American diner that serves breakfast all day, great lunches and deliciousdDinners. Our goal is to serve great food with warm and friendly Southern hospitality.

"We will be serving value meals at great price points that are affordable and still healthy and delicious. Our breakfast selection starts at $1.99, lunch at $3.99 and dinner at $7.99. The restaurant is locally owned and operated and will be adding 10-12 jobs in Chattanooga."

Hours of operation are from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. every day.

 


Buffalo Wild Wings – Where The Wild Things Are

It is no secret that old folks forget things often and such was the case when I planned to have lunch with my son Jack the same week that I had told Lois that she and I would go. When I explained to Jack what I had done he told me that if Lois didn’t mind him tagging along that we could all go together. He had been out of town and we really wanted to visit, but Lois had company ... (click for more)

Culinary Luncheons At GNTC Sell Out Months In Advance

There is a place in Rome, Ga., that serves international cuisine in an elegant dining area in a turn-of- the-century plantation-style house. It is part of the Culinary Arts program at Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) which exposes students to a wide array of international influences and advanced cooking methods. As part of the curriculum, the program has been ... (click for more)

Dallas Bay Firefighters Save Home From Burning On Christmas Eve

Dallas Bay firefighters worked quickly to extinguish a house fire and save the Christmas tree and presents. At  5:30 a.m. , the Rankin family awoke to their smoke alarm alerting them throughout the house. The homeowner got up and found smoke and fire in the living room. They immediately evacuated the house and called 911. The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department ... (click for more)

Burglar Strikes Home Of County Paramedic; Takes Son's Presents

A burglar struck at the home of a county paramedic on Tuesday morning, taking his son's Christmas presents among many other items. Paramedic Michael Chaigne discovered that his home had been burglarized while he was at work. Police said, "The burglar(s) stole everything he owns, including his 11-year-old son’s belongings and Christmas gifts." An account has been set ... (click for more)

It's Time For Everyone To Breathe

All across the nation, the trust gap between police and many of our communities of color has reached a crisis state. In Ferguson, Mo., a police officer shoots unarmed, 18-year-old Michael Brown. In New York, unarmed, 43-year-old Eric Garner dies as a result of a struggle with police. Cleveland police officers shoot and kill 12-year-old Tamir Rice who is armed with a toy gun. The ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Celebrate The Great Truce

On this very night 100 years ago one of history’s greatest events took place. Captain Arthur O’Sullivan was entrenched with the men of the Royal Irish Rifles on what was called The Western Front when a strange voice cried out in the darkness. Across a deadly field historically known as No Man’s Land, a German voice yelled in broken English, “Do not shoot after 12 o’clock, and we ... (click for more)