The state attorney general's office has ruled that, under a section of the state Sunshine Law, that the board of a public hospital is not allowed to meet privately to discuss employee bonuses. The Erlanger Health System board recently discussed $1.7 million in management bonuses during a closed-door session. The board then approved the controversial bonuses without discussion at a public meeting afterwards. Several years ago, Erlanger ... (click for more)
David M. Stern, MD, executive dean of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine at UT Health Science Center (UTHSC), and Kevin Spiegel, FACHE, president and CEO for Erlanger Health System, announced that David Seaberg, MD, will be stepping down from the joint positions of dean ... (click for more)
The Stokes Photo Book includes pictures of two Chattanooga churches whose steeples were shortened. Tall, ornate steeples at the First Congregational Church at MLK Boulevard and Lindsay Street and the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church on Eighth Street were lowered - apparently due to ... (click for more)
January 30, 2015
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch and Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander introduced the American Job Protection Act , a ... (click for more)
Two people are charged with TennCare fraud in separate indictments in Bradley and Monroe counties. The Office of Inspector General (OIG) today announced the following arrests: ... (click for more)
Here is the Fort Oglethorpe arrest report for Jan. 23-29: Kathy Diane Richardson, 39, of 46 Maplewood Drive, Apt. C8, Summerville was arrested January 24 on a charge of theft by shoplifting. ... (click for more)
Do you believe the long-delayed Chattanooga History Center will ever open at its planned new downtown location?