Chattanooga Chamber Calendar Of Events For Dec. 12-14

Thursday, December 7, 2017

TUES/12 Hixson Chamber Council Community Coffee

8 – 9 a.m.

Elliot’s Boots: 5414 HWY 153

 

WED/13 midTown Chamber Council Meeting

11:45 - 1 p.m.

Family Justice Center : 5705 Uptain Rd.

Cost: $10

 

THUR/14 Southside Chamber Council Meeting

12 - 1 p.m.

green|spaces: 63 E Main St.

Cost: $12

 

THUR/14 Ribbon Cutting for Bingo's Market

2 - 2:30 p.m.

Bingo's Market: 1080 Georgia Ave.



Tim Gibbons Named Fellow Of Construction Lawyers Society Of America

Tim Gibbons, shareholder and chair of the construction group at Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C., has been selected as a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America (CLSA). Before joining the construction, litigation and business groups at Chambliss, Gibbons practiced as a licensed architect in Atlanta. Gibbons has more than 20 years of experience in construction, ... (click for more)

TBA Selects Attorneys For Leadership Law Class

The Tennessee Bar Association (TBA) announces that 30 attorneys from across the state have been selected for its 2018 Leadership Law program. Now in its fourteenth year, Leadership Law is designed to equip Tennessee lawyers with the vision, knowledge and skills necessary to serve as leaders in their profession and local communities. The class will meet for its first session ... (click for more)

Witness Says Mayes Wanted To Fire More Shots Into Man Who Owed Him Money

A woman testified Tuesday that Jamaal Mayes told her he wanted to shoot Willie "Fathead" Bacon "five or six more times" after plugging him with a fatal shot to the chest. General Sessions Court Judge Lila Statom bound charges of criminal homicide and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon to the Grand Jury after the testimony. The 39-year-old victim's body was found ... (click for more)

Overflow Crowd Attends Latest Signal Mountain Meeting On Leaving County Schools

The December meeting of the Signal Mountain Town Council was for the most part devoted to giving citizens another chance to voice their opinions and ask questions about forming a new school district separate from Hamilton County. More people interested in the subject came than could be admitted to the council room because of fire capacity and the crowd overflowed into the lobby. ... (click for more)

All I Want For Christmas Are Digitized Newspapers For 2018 - And Response

With recent news of the Public Library investing in their own StoryCorps-ish effort with the Chattanooga Memory Project, it got me thinking about digitizing local newspapers again.   It's been two and a half years since the Chattanooga Public Library committed to sending out a request for proposals to digitize the local newspapers they have on microfilm. Back in ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Top Of My Desk

I am always pleasantly amused when people ask me how I can come up with something different to write about each day. The truth is that it is a rare day indeed when there isn’t something I want to share. As I sat down at my desk yesterday and looked about, I laughed at myself because there were several stacks each worthy of a story so please allow me to present “the best of” the ... (click for more)