Announcements

CITY HIGH CLASS OF 1975 HOLDS 40TH REUNION

The City High Class of 1975 will hold a 40th class reunion meeting on Saturday, Aug. 29 at 6 p.m. at River View Grand Care Clubhouse (700 Mansion Circle). For more information call Kim at (423) 505-9268.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO STEPHANIE D. HIGGINS

Happy Birthday to Stephanie D. Higgins, August 26, 1972 passed February 18, 2011

We thought of you with Love today, but that is nothing new. We thought about you yesterday, and days before that too. We think of you in silence, we often speak your name, now all we have is memories, and your picture in a frame. Your memory is our keep sake, with which we’ll never part, God has you in His keeping, we have you in our hearts.

Special love, the Higgins Family

MIKE BATTERY SEEKING RETURN OF MOTORCYCLE JACKET

Mistakenly taken: Black padded leather motorcycle jacket
Friday evening, Aug. 14 in front of Southside Social.
Please return to Mike Battery Marine at front desk. No questions asked.

Antiques

OLD ENGLISH OAK PUB TABLE

Turn of century old English pub dining room table (no chairs), dark oak, no junk, good condition. $800. Call 423-451-7508 or 423-774-5033 cell.

Appliances

UPRIGHT FREEZER

Working upright freezer for sale. $65. Must be able to pick up. Call 842-2129.

WHIRLPOOL WASHER AND DRYER SET / LIKE NEW

$800 for the set.
Purchased new and used less than a year. The blue protective film is still attached to the top front.
Commercial Quality/Super Capacity Plus.
Call (423) 902-8563.

Cemetery Lots

HAMILTON MEMORIAL GARDENS

4 spaces in Lot 28C, Section 3 of the Garden of Devotion. Valued at $4200 ea. Will sell for $2200 ea. or all for$8000.
Call 706-581-1606.

Computers

E MACHINE COMPLETE COMPUTER

Complete computer, emachine, flat panel monitor. $65. Call 706-244-0906.

Electronics

BAOFENG UV-8D 2-WAY RADIO

Brand new in box. Powerfull 8 watt transmission. Used with HAM,FRS,GFRS,MURS frequentcies.
Come with charger, belt clip, strap.
Programmed through your PC with cable (Cable not included).
$35
Hixson area
Email: rsisemore@gmail.com

TOMTOM VIA 1505

TomTom GPS $25. Call 423/400-1591.


Furniture

ASHLEY DINING ROOM SET W/HUTCH

Oak Dining Room Set - Seats 4 or 6
2 Leaves
6 Chairs (4 Regular) (2 Captain)
Expands to seat 6 for full dr table or collapses to round to seat 4.
Have small kitchen and it’s too big for space.
$750.
Call or text if interested.
Thanks.
JB (423) 802-2896

BEAUTIFUL 6.5 FT LIGHTED OAK 5 SHELF CHINA DISPLAY

Beautiful lighted oak china/display cabinet with 5 glass shelves. Mirrored back with stationary glass front and 2 curved glass doors on each side. 6 1/2ft tall and 4 ft wide. (81 inches by 50 inches).
Get ready for the holidays! $700.
Call (423)902-8563

DESK AND SIDE DESK

Mahogany desk and credenza - first class condition.
$175.00
423-624-3863

HICKORY WHITE SOFA

7-feet long, curved back and sides; 5 pillows (2 with fringe); arm covers. Floral (off-white background, cranberry, pink, greens, blue, and tan). Excellent condition and recently cleaned. $400. Call (423) 855-5045.

ONE-OF-A-KIND HORSE SHAPED HEADBOARD

This unique horse shaped headboard is the perfect addition to any little girl's or boy's room who loves horses! This adorable and custom made, one-of-a-kind, upholstered headboard features the 3-dimensional cut-outs of a horse family (mom, dad and baby). Made out of wood and then covered with batting and fabric and finished with fun details (like yarn hair and 3-Dimensional eyelashes), this FULL SIZE headboard is too cute! The horses are each covered with soft fabric and feature realistic details. Asking $300. Please call or text 423-240-8985 for additional information.

THOMASVILLE DINING ROOM SUITE

County French dining set. Table is 72" with 2 leaves that are 20" each to extend to 112". There are 2 arm chairs and 4 side chairs with cane backs. Lighted china cabinet is in two pieces for moving and has glass shelves. $1200 or reasonable offers will be considered. Call or text (423) 605-5689.

WHITE STOOLS

2 white stools for sale. $10 each, good condition. Call 842-2128.

WING-BACK CHAIR

Like new! Thomasville wing-back chair with arm covers and cherry, Queen Anne legs. Color of fabric is wine with embossed design. Chair has rarely been used. $250. Call (423) 855-5045.

WING-BACK RECLINER

Thomasville recliner. Wing-back with arm covers and cherry, Queen Anne legs. Color of fabric is wine with embossed design and nail studs. Recently cleaned. $75. Call (423) 855-5045.

Help Wanted

2ND SHIFT TELEPHONE INTERVIEWER

At Wilkins Research Services LLC, our Telephone Interviewers conduct market research on a variety of topics through telephone surveys. Our Interviewers work in a call center environment using a predictive dialer system. The position involves contacting individuals and asking a series of scripted questions over the telephone. The questions are standardized and data is collected in accordance with survey parameters which vary for each project. We take pride in delivering quality customer service, and we offer flexible scheduling for our employees.
We currently have full-time and part-time positions available for 2nd Shift Telephone Interviewer.
Qualifications:
- 6 months of verifiable customer service experience
(call center experience preferred)
- basic computer skills
- excellent telephone skills
- above average reading ability
- verbally communicate effectively
- pass a criminal background check
- high school diploma or equivalent
If you would be interested in learning more about joining our team, please apply on our website:
Wilkinsresearch.net (Find the Employment Opportunities section)
Phone: (423) 894-9478

GENERAL OFFICE HELP

RESIDENTIAL BUILDER/DEVELOPER

Seeking general office help. Duties include: answering telephone, assisting with management of large pool of rental homes, interfacing with customers, familiarity with Microsoft Office. Must be extremely organized and a self-starter. Property Management experience a plus. Non-smoking office.

Please send all resumes to: careeropportunitieschattanooga@gmail.com

HOUSEPARENT COUPLE

Since 1954 Bethel Bible Village has provided safe, nurturing and Christ-centered homes for children of families in crisis. We are currently seeking a live-in Christian married couple to serve as fulltime missionaries in a cottage of up to eight school-aged young people. Your role will be teaching these youth life skills, and inspiring their physical, spiritual, intellectual, and emotional development.

Qualifications:
• Spiritual: Be active participating Christians in a local congregation
• Education: High school diplomas or equivalent; college degrees preferred
• Specific Skills: Minimum one year of youth related experience – educating, coaching, or working with school age children. Effective communication and interpersonal skills are required; computer skills are preferred.
• License: Valid driver’s licenses
• Other Requirements: Couple must be married for at least 24 months with no more than two dependent children. Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the U.S. and be at least 21 years of age.
Our benefits package includes salary, room and board, medical, dental, life insurance, pension plan, vacation, sick, and personal days.

Please visit www.bethelbiblevillage.org to learn more about our ministry. Couples interested should forward a cover letter and individual resumes to:
Human Resources
3001 Hamill Road
Hixson, TN 37343
Office: 423.842.5757, ext. 248
Fax: 423.842.5785
Email: tsteele@bethelbiblevillage.org

JOBS AVAILABLE IN HAMILTON COUNTY GOVERNMENT

Hamilton County General Government jobs.

Apply online at hamiltontn.gov

or governmentjobs.com

Hamilton County is an Equal

Opportunity Employer.

PART-TIME SOCIAL WORKER

Bethel Bible Village is a faith-based residential home for children of families in crisis. We are currently seeking a part-time Social Worker (Bachelor’s degree in Social Work required; Master’s degree in Social Work preferred). This position will be part-time, 20 – 22 hours per week. The position of Social Worker provides advocacy and access to services on behalf of clients and their families. Duties will be performed in compliance with the National Association of Social Workers’ Code of Ethics.

Qualifications:
• Spiritual: Be an active participating Christian in a local congregation
• Education: Bachelor’s level degree in Social Work (BSW) required; Master’s level degree in Social Work (MSW) preferred
• Specific Skills: One year of pertinent experience in the human services field with children or in a residential treatment setting. Effective oral and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills are required. Previous computer experience required.
• License: Valid driver’s license required
• Other Requirements: Minimum age requirement for this position is 21 years of age. Applicant must be lawfully authorized to work in the U.S., and successfully pass a background check, drug screen, and physical.
Please visit www.bbv.org to learn more about our ministry.

If interested in this position, please forward a cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources
3001 Hamill Road
Hixson, TN 37343
Office: 423.842.5757, ext. 248
Fax: 423.842.5785
Email: tsteele@bethelbiblevillage.org

PART-TIME TUTORS

Bethel Bible Village is a faith-based residential home for children of families in crisis. Bethel Christian Academy (BCA) is a non-public Christian college preparatory school, providing a smaller classroom environment for students who have fallen behind or are in need of smaller classes. We are located on the campus of Bethel Bible Village. We are currently seeking part-time tutors. This position is for 1 hour Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday afternoons.

Qualifications:
• Spiritual: Be an active participating Christian in a local congregation.
• Education: Bachelor’s degree and TN teaching license preferred.
• Specific Skills: Experience working with youth who may have academic and behavioral concerns preferred. Effective oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and previous computer experience required.
• License: TN teaching license preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license.
• Other Requirements: Applicant must be lawfully authorized to work in the U.S., and successfully pass a background check, drug screen, and physical.

Please visit www.bethelbiblevillage.org to learn more about our ministry. If interested in this position, please forward a cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources
3001 Hamill Road
Hixson, TN 37343
Office: 423.842.5757, ext. 248 (also ext. 245)
Fax: 423.842.5785
Email: tsteele@bethelbiblevillage.org

PARTNERSHIP CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OPENING

Annual Salary: Up to $118,000 plus a bonus structure based on performance parameters.

The Partnership for Families, Children and Adults, Inc. of Chattanooga, TN is seeking a local candidate to fill its CEO position. Partnership is a multi-service, multi-site social services agency that touched the lives of over 75,000 persons last year across Southeast Tennessee, Northwest Georgia and Northeast Alabama. This 137 year old agency has a strong mission of “Empowering people. Building Communities.” Agency budget is over $5 million with a staff of 100 employees. The Partnership is accredited by the National Council on Accreditation and is an annual recipient of United Way allocations, a member of the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities, and the National Foundation for Consumer Credit.

Over the past 40 years, the Partnership has had only three CEOs, each of whom retired from the agency with over a decade of tenure, resulting in consistent and visionary leadership.

This successful candidate will possess a Master’s Degree and be a visionary, ethical and mission-driven leader with a proven record of successfully leading a large, complex organization with a multi-million dollar budget. This candidate should also present demonstrated fundraising experience and effectiveness in cause-related community fundraising, marketing and government contracting, excellent communication and collaboration skills and the ability to remain committed to professional best practices, while demonstrating a willingness to seek creative adaptations, as changing circumstances may demand. This position will focus 75% time on fundraising and friend raising and demands a candidate who is an experienced progressive fundraiser and relationship-builder, is outgoing, and approachable with a broad knowledge of the local community we serve.

Interested applicants should send a resume electronically to: Ann Gunter at ceosearch@partnershipfca.com The job description and benefits package details will be sent to qualified applicants. Closing date: September 15, 2015. Candidates selected to move forward in the process will receive a confidentiality agreement and a series of experience questions to respond to and return via email no later than October 2, 2015.

Legal Notices

BEER AND WRECKER BOARD MEETS SEPTEMBER 10

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to T.C.A. §§ 8-44-101, et seq., as amended, that a special meeting of the CITY OF CHATTANOOGA BEER AND WRECKER BOARD is to be held on Thursday, September 10, at 9 a.m. in the City Council Assembly Room, 1000 Lindsay Street, Chattanooga, to conduct such business pertaining to Circle K Stores, Inc. store #2723533 (5501 Hwy 153) and store #2723539 (6224 Hixson Pike) applications for a Beer Permit and other business which may come before the Board.

All interested persons are invited to attend and express their views or send written comments to Keith J. Reisman, Attorney for the Board, 100 East 11th Street, Suite 200, Chattanooga, TN 37402 (telephone (423) 643-8250).

COUNTY COMMISSION MEETS SEPTEMBER 9 & 16

Pursuant to TCA 8-44-103, public meetings of the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners and Commission Committees will be held, and will transact such business as may lawfully come before them.

Wednesday, September 9, 9:30 a.m., Recessed Meeting.
Wednesday, September 9, 9:30 a.m. EDT, Agenda Preparation Session.
Wednesday, September 16, 9:30 a.m. EDT, Regular Meeting.

Committee Meetings:
Board of Commissioners Committees may meet prior to said meetings at 8:30 a.m. EDT and/or immediately following said meetings.

Meeting Locations:
Regular and Agenda meetings, Courthouse, Room 402, 6th 625 Georgia Avenue, Chattanooga.
Committees, 8:30 a.m. meetings, County Commission Office, Room 401, County Courthouse. Committees, after Regular meetings, Commission Conference room adjacent to Room 402, County Courthouse.

To discuss auxiliary aids or services needed to facilitate participation, those with disabilities may contact the ADA Coordinator, Criminal Court Clerk Gwen Tidwell, 600 Market Street, Room 102, Chattanooga, Tn. 37402, 209-7500. Hearing impaired callers may use the Tennessee Relay Service, 209-6131 or 800/848-0298.

ELECTION COMMISSION MEETS SEPTEMBER 9

Pursuant to T.C.A. §2-1-113, notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, September 9, at 8 a.m. the Hamilton County Election Commission will hold a regularly scheduled meeting at the offices of the commission, 700 River Terminal Road, Chattanooga, for the purpose of conducting such general business as may come before the meeting.

Livestock

BLACK ANGUS BULL

Great blood line. 14 months. $1800. Call 423-595-7070.

HORSE BOARDING IN CHICKAMAUGA

Simple boarding on 18 acres near the Battlefield. All kinds of amenities. $100 per horse. No stallions. Self sufficient boarding. You supply hay, feed, farrier and Vet. Call 423-987-5537

HORSE TRAILER FOR RENT

2 Horse Bumper Pull. $75 per day. Nice trailer; easy haul. New tires. 423-987-5537

Lost and Found

LOST DOG

Lost blue gray pit bull 8/10 at 8 p.m. Last seen running Elder Mtn Rd after hit by a bike on Racoon Trail. Is sweet, hurt. REWARD 313-2014

Miscellaneous For Sale

BAKING ITEMS

Cake fondant molds, large cup cake stand, cake boxes, wedding cake stand, baking pans, etc. Call (423) 344-0509 to work out price.

BLUE SAPPHIRE NECKLACE

Geunine Yellow Gold Blue Sapphire Necklace - $250.00. Contact 423/779-4440.

ROOFTOP LUGGAGE CARRIER

Rooftop Luggage Carrier - $60.00 For cars without a luggage rack. Brand new still in box it was delivered in. Cost to purchase new through them is $85.75. 423-618-6003

Musical Instruments

PACIFIC DRUM SET

Pacific drum and percussion, 1x series 5 piece set with cymbals, stands, no cymbals with extra accessories. Call for more information 423-667-4905. Asking price $750.00

Sports Equipment

1 ADULT AND 1 JUNIOR GOLF BAG PULL CARTS

Walk the course with your child instead of riding.
Both carts are like new and rarely used.
$75 for the set.
Call (423) 902-8563.

POWER RIDER EXERCISE MACHINE

Power Rider Exercise Bike with regular use helps burn more calories for weight loss. This machine is simple and not overly strenuous to the user. Lays flat for storage under a bed when not in use. Looks a lot like an exercise bike with a hinge attached to the pedals instead of a wheel. You sit on the Power Rider seat, put your feet on the pedals and grip the handlebars. From a seated position you pull with your arms and push with your legs to pull yourself to a standing position and reverse to sit down. Has different resistance levels.
$100.
Call (423) 902-8563.

TOURING KAYAK

Perception Rhythm 14 is 14 feet long with a 24" beam. It is very stable and fast! I will include a cockpit cover. The original price at Dick's Sporting Goods was $699. The first $450 gets it! Contact me at kayak4sale@bellsouth.net.

Tickets

TOP-SELLING COMEDIAN, CHONDA PIERCE IN CLEVELAND

Five-time Emmy nominee Chonda Pierce will appear in Cleveland as the headliner for this year's benefit fundraiser for Youth Counseling Service of Cleveland. Chonda Pierce Girl Talk will be held Friday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at North Cleveland Church of God.

Tickets are available at www.chonda.org or by calling YCS at 423-476-1933. General Admission is $22. Groups of 10 or more are $20. Limited VIP tickets for a special pre-show meet and greet and reserved seating are $50.

UT SEASON TICKETS

2 UT season tickets in section z 11 row 1 with cushion seats $1500. Call 423-400-8015.

Yard Sales

8929 POTOMAC DRIVE

Yard sale, Saturday, 9/05, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 8929 Potomac Drive, Chattanooga; clothes, sofa, two love seats, beds, fireplace screen, and various other household items.

332 CEDAR GLEN CIRCLE, EAST RIDGE

Huge amount of chico clothes, sizes 0, 1, 2, 2.5 & 3. Harley clothes, nautical decor, purses, knick-knacks, full comforter, shams & dust ruffle. Oceanic hera ladies bcd (ask if interested - bought last year - 10 dives). Lots more, too many to list. Unbelievable prices.

MULTI FAMILY YARD SALE

Multi family yard sale in East Brainerd. 1260 Joiner Road. Turn at East Brainerd Road and Heritage Funeral Home.

MULTI FAMILY YARD SALE - SATURDAY SEPT. 5

Hwy 58 - Harvest Run Subdivision - Follow signs. Across from Bayside Baptist Church. Baby clothes, lawn equipment and other household items.

MULTI-FAMILY IN EAST BRAINERD THURS-SAT

1260 Joiner Road. Household, misc and beautiful name brand clothes that have barely been worn. Turn at corner of East Brainerd and Heritage Funeral Home.

Houses For Rent Unfurnished

BEAUTIFUL SOUTHERN PLANTATION STYLE IN E. BRAINERD

Beautiful Southern Plantation style home for rent in the East Brainerd area!

This home is nestled on 1 acre of land complete with a vintage red barn in the back of the home - perfect for extra storage! This home has 5 bedrooms, (although 1 could be an office or play room) and 3 bathrooms. Large yard, front and back porches, extra parking area for growing families, gorgeous private scenery, etc. FREE LAWN CARE included!

This size home is a great deal at $2,000 monthly rent.
1 month deposit required
$150 yearly pet fee

If interested, please call 423-316-5985 or 423-505-3540. Thanks!

Houses For Sale

GREAT HOME - ONLY 15 MINUTES FROM DOWNTOWN!

$129.900
3 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bath Home located at:
12 Wildwood Drive
Wildwood, GA

ONLY 15 Minutes from Downtown Chattanooga!
Convenient location in a great rural area.

Has a 1 acre lot with a great place for a garden, and for kids to play. Peaceful neighborhood with great neighbors.

Approximately 1900 square feet.
Split foyer has kitchen, dining, living room, 3 bedrooms and 2 baths upstairs. Downstairs has laundry room/half bath, and a large bonus room. Gas fireplace both upstairs and downstairs. 2 car garage. Storage building.

Please call 423-645-7916 to schedule an appointment.

OPEN HOUSE IN STONEWALL FARMS SUBDIVISION

1276 Manassas Dr. Hixson, Tn 37343 - Stonewall Farms Subdivision

Open house this Sunday, Aug. 23, from 2-4 p.m.

Beautiful one level home. 2835 sq ft, 4 bedrooms plus bonus room. 2 1/2 bath, Open living space, one level except upstairs bonus room, walk-in closets, granite counter tops in kitchen, screened in back porch,large deck, fenced in backyard. Call for viewing (423) 760-0808.

Office Space for Sale or Lease

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND

Professional space for lease $700 per month with utilities. Contact Bill Walker during regular business hours at 423-479-4169.

Boats

2003 EBBTIDE

7 Person, 18 Ft, I/O 4 cyl, Volvo Penta Motor, Runs Great, Cover Included, Trailer in Great Condition, Must Sale due to medical reasons, Great for fishing or skiing. No Trades. Cash Only. $7800. 423-693-5238.

SLU-CAT CANOE/BOAT

For sale : Slu-Cat canoe/boat, 15.5 long over 4 1/2 wide flat bottom canoe. Factory Mossy Oak, live well, trolling motor, 8hsp Yamaha motor, gas tank, fuel line, trailer. These boats float in 6 inches of water and hold up to 750 lbs. They are very stable and perfect for float fishing, duck or deer hunting. This boat is in excellent condition. Was asking $2400 but will take $1900. Call 423-504-0260.

Domestic Autos

2004 CHEVROLET Z71 SILVERADO 1500

2004 Chevrolet Z71 Silverado 1500. Extended Cab, V8 engine, towing package, silver with silver hard bed cover (lockable), leather interior in great condition, new Michelin tires, good air conditioner, everything works on the truck, paint good and shiny, no oil leaks or usage, 394,000 highway miles, maintenance records. $7,895 obo. 423-718-5916

Import Autos

2003 HONDA ACCORD EX

2003 Honda Accord EX 4 door. Looks and runs great. 225,000 miles. 423-593-2549. $3200.

2006 HONDA S2000

Convertible, 237 hp, 6 speed, excellent condition. 82,800 mi. Call 423-400-8015.

Motorcycles

2001 YAMAHA ROAD STAR

Great Condition, Runs Great, Must Sell, New Tires, Mid Nite Edition, Garage Kept, Lots of Chrome, Mustang Saddle Bags & Seats. No trades -- cash only. 423-693-5238

Sport Utility Vehicles

2005 CHEVY BLAZER

89,000 miles - 5 speed manual transmission - 4.3 liter engine - lowered - 20 inch boss wheels - professional tinted glass all around - upgraded sound system - lined with dynamat acoustic sound deadener - professionally cleaned and detailed - new carpet - $5250. 423-396-9496 or 423-443-6298

2008 FORD EXPLORER XLT

Two-wheel drive, Excellent condition. 95,000 miles. $10,000 OBO. 423-240-9846.

2010 NISSAN ROGUE 360

Gotham Gray/88,000 miles.
Non Smoker & Garage Kept
Tires and Battery replaced within last year
$9,500
Sarah (423) 504-6767

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Despite the fact that Brainerd and Boyd-Buchanan are less than a mile apart on North Moore Road, the two schools have never met in football, until Friday night. For the first time ever, the two schools are now in the same region; which made the first ever meeting very important. The first half was all Bucs as they generated enough offense to keep the Panthers pinned up deep in their ... (click for more)

Lee Wins 1-0 Over Emmanuel In First NCAA Division II Game

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