Rainy Weather To Turn Icy

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Chattanooga's pattern of days and days of rainy weather is about to turn icy.

The forecast for Thursday is for the temperature to drop to 27 degrees.

Ice or snow is in the forecast.

Snow is likely Thursday night, but little or no accumulation is expected.

Sunny skies are expected to return starting Friday, though temperatures will remain cold. 


Alexander Laments The Passing Of Pat Henry

Senator Lamar Alexander made the following statement on Monday on the passing of Pat Henry, wife of Tennessee Deputy Governor Jim Henry: “Pat Henry spent her life caring for her family and for other families. For 40 years, she and her husband Jim have been a part of most of the good things that have happened in Tennessee public life. Honey and I express our deepest ... (click for more)

6 Legislators Aim To Strengthen Laws To Protect Law Enforcement

A group of six Republican state lawmakers on Monday announce proposals "designed to protect members of Tennessee’s law enforcement through the enhancement of criminal charges, commiserate punishment and personal safety measures." The TN Blue Lives Matter coalition includes three Senate members and three House members. A package of three bills was announced at the press ... (click for more)

General Bell: Chattanooga Needs The Coolidge Medal Of Honor Heritage Center - And Response

I'm pleased and indeed compelled to let you know a bit more about the exciting and most honorable "Charles H. Coolidge Medal of Honor Heritage Center" planned for Coolidge Park.     Here's what the Heritage Center will be:  It will be a fitting capstone for Chattanooga's Coolidge Park on Northshore in downtown Chattanooga.  While this exceptional Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Where Will George Go?

George Will, easily one of the most respected conservative columnists in America and a Republican commentator, was a guest on Fox News Sunday yesterday when he made a very revealing statement. He announced he has left the Republican Party “for the same reason I joined it” and that he is not only disappointed by the party’s actions but its increasingly-inept leadership as well. ... (click for more)

Chris Douglas Repeats As Waterfront Triathlon Champ

Sunday was a hot, hot day, but that didn’t keep nearly a thousand local and regional triathletes from around the Southeast from putting their best foot forward in the annual Waterfront Triathlon in downtown Chattanooga. Chris Douglas and Sara Gibson were the overall winners in the International distance race, which started with a 1.5K (.93 mile) swim, followed by a 42K (26 ... (click for more)

Lookouts Capture Series From Generals With 6-2 Win Sunday

For just the fourth time this season, the Jackson Generals have lost a series with Sunday's 6-2 loss to the Chattanooga Lookouts at AT&T Field in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Lookouts have won three of the first four in the five-game series in their quest to make it to the Southern League playoffs again. Aaron Slegers started for Chattanooga and picked up the win after eight ... (click for more)