Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For Oct. 23-27

Friday, October 20, 2017

TUES/24 East Brainerd Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Car Barn: 

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Speaker: Steven Wagner, Erlanger Children's Hospital

$12.

 

TUES/24 Grand Re-Opening of Food City

5 - 5:30 p.m.

Food City: 7804 E. Brainerd Rd.

 

THUR/26 Reality Check - East Ridge High School (contact me to assigned time

7:15 - 11 a.m.

East Ridge High School: 4320 Bennett Rd.

Reality Check teaches 9th graders budgeting and emphasizes the connection

between education and income by allowing students to role-play as heads

of household while trying to provide for their families on a set budget.

To volunteer please contact chumble@chattanoogachamber.com.

 

THUR/26 Enterprise Gateway Council Meeting

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.

$10.

 

THUR/26 Ribbon Cutting for Inspire Chiropractic

4:30 - 5 p.m.

Inspire Chiropractic: 5906 Main St., Ste 112

 

THUR/26 Business After Hours Sponsored by The Red Bank Council

5 - 7 p.m.

The Red Bank Community Center: 3620 Tom Weathers Dr.

Business After Hours brings an average of 100 business people together for

networking and refreshments. Business After Hours in October is

Sponsored by The Red Bank Council. There will be a Silent Auction to

benefit the Family Justice Center, which provides assistance to victims

of domestic violence and sexual abuse.

 

FRI/27 Ribbon Cutting for CHANEYspeaks.com

12 - 2:30 p.m.

CHANEYspeaks.com: 2100 Hamilton Place Blvd.

 

 



Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events Sept. 24-28

Sept. 24, Excel at Excel: Beginner Excel Training 10 to 11:30 a.m. The Edney Innovation Center: 1100 Market St., Floor Five Attend this session to learn about setting print parameters, formatting spreadsheets, sorting information, filtering information, splitting cells, simple formulas, PivotTables (they’re easier than you think!) and other features ... (click for more)

Georgia Labor Market Sets Records In August

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said  Thursday  that Georgia’s unemployment rate for August dipped below the national number for the first time  in 11 years . The rate, at 3.8 percent, is approaching the state’s record low of 3.4 percent, set in 2000. At 3.8 percent, it is down .1 percent from July. By comparison, the national rate is 3.9 percent. ... (click for more)

Karen Saxton, 64, Killed In Crash On Highway 58 Saturday Afternoon

One person was killed in a crash on Highway 58 on Saturday afternoon. The victim was identified as Karen Saxton, 64. Chattanooga Police responded at 5:15 p.m. to the wreck in the 5900 block of Highway 58.  Upon arrival officers located a vehicle driven by 21-year-old Allen Dickerson in the northbound lane and the Saxton vehicle in the southbound lane. Police said ... (click for more)

Juvenile Shot On East 14th Street On Friday

A juvenile was shot Friday evening on East 14th Street. The Chattanooga Police Department responded at 6:45 p.m. to a person shot in the 2000 block of East 14th Street. Upon arrival, Officers located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Hamilton County EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital. Members of the Violent ... (click for more)

Arming Teachers With Guns Will Be Too Dangerous - And Response (4)

Arming teachers with guns in the classroom, as Bill Lee proposes, would be the single most dangerous thing to happen to students in Tennessee history. Students and teachers in close proximity to loaded firearms daily? Across this state, in middle schools alone, there are probably hundreds of student/teacher conflicts a day. What if a student got hold of gun in a struggle with ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: On Saving A Soul

Not so long ago a top writer for the Washington Post was going through some of President Ronald Reagan’s papers and, among those his wife Nancy cherished, the Post’s Karen Tumulty happened to come across a deeply-moving letter. Four pages and written by his hand, it was a heartfelt message written by the president to his wife Nancy’s father in August of 1982. President Reagan ... (click for more)