The Signal Mountain Genealogical Society will hold its annual covered dish Christmas luncheon at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the home of Noah and Marilyn Long.
The new officers for 2013 will be installed during this meeting.
August 17, 2016
August 16, 2016
A reader has requested information on the former Cotten Patch restaurant which was located at 2501 E. Main Street. Here's what has been found: The restaurant was started in the mid-1950's ... (click for more)
Due to the risk of inflation (deflation, too), including a price in the name of your store may not be advised. Some may recall the Mister Fifteen Hamburgers in Brainerd which was eventually ... (click for more)
A reader recently saw a previous Memories article on the Jolly Ox / Steak & Ale restaurant ( http://www.chattanoogan.com/2013/4/17/249135/Remembering-the-Jolly-Ox--Steak--Ale.aspx ) which ... (click for more)
A reader has requested information on the former Cotten Patch restaurant which was located at 2501 E. Main Street. Here's what has been found: The restaurant was started in the mid-1950's at 2520 Rossville Boulevard by John W. Cotton. The business had to relocate to Main Street due to construction of I-24. The Cotton Patch operated until the late ... (click for more)
Due to the risk of inflation (deflation, too), including a price in the name of your store may not be advised. Some may recall the Mister Fifteen Hamburgers in Brainerd which was eventually faced with rising prices. Similarly, there is a long historical list of retailers that had “five and dime” in their names. In the late 1920’s, a national men’s clothing ... (click for more)
Officer Kenny Moats of the Maryville Police Department was shot and killed while responding to a domestic violence call on Thursday. Officer Moats was with the department for over nine years and was currently serving as a drug enforcement agent. Assistant Commissioner David Purkey said, "It is with heavy heart that I express my condolences to the family and friends of ... (click for more)
A man has been arrested in Bradley County, after attempting to steal a vehicle. On Thursday, Deputy Jessica Morgan observed a silver truck in a church parking lot on South Lee Highway. While checking the premises, Dep. Morgan observed a male wearing a black tank top and red shorts exiting the rear window of the cab into the bed of the truck. Once the suspect noticed Dep. Morgan, ... (click for more)
Often I visit Gold's Gym at Chestnut and 4th Street. I park in the theater parking lot at Broad and 4th Street. I depend on the walk signs to get me there safely. Most days I almost get hit by someone turning left or right coming from the exit ramp off 27 or turning right on 4th street from Chestnut. This happened yesterday as I was almost mowed down by a garbage ... (click for more)
It is a good guess that for about 30 years I have kept an EpiPen on the top of my refrigerator. I have never had to open the box, much less jab a dose of life-saving epinephrine into a person suffering from anaphylaxis. Whether it is a bee sting, peanut butter, shellfish or other allergies, I watched somebody come within inches of dying in my early 20s and swore I would have one ... (click for more)