East Chattanooga Community Center Closed After Confirmed COVID-19 Case

Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly on Monday ordered the closure of a third community center, temporarily closing the East Chattanooga Community Center for deep cleaning and sanitization following confirmation of a COVID case at the facility. The announcement followed the closures last week of the Washington Hills Community Center and Frances...
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COVID-19 shuts down fourth Chattanooga community center in a week

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — More Chattanooga community centers have been forced to temporarily close after city officials announced confirmed cases of COVID-19 had been reported there. On Monday, Chattanooga Mayor Tim Kelly ordered East Chattanooga Community Center be closed for deep cleaning and sanitization and quarantine protocols. Later Monday afternoon, the...
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Elliot Pierce: Is there a lack of transparency in Walker County Government?

In 1965, in the throes of the tumultuous 1960s, 77% of Americans trusted the federal government to do the right thing all or most of the time. Today that number is 17%. Blame the Vietnam War, the Pentagon Papers, Watergate, Iran-Contra, the Clinton impeachment, lack of WMDs in Iraq, the 2008 financial crisis or any number of instances of our massive federal bureaucracy proving it is indeed the biggest special interest of all.
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Third & Fourth Recreation Center shutting down after Covid case

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga’s Mayor has shut down a third Recreation Center over a Covid case. The East Chattanooga Community Center will be temporarily closed for cleaning. Summer Camp, which was already ending this week, will not resume. Ironically, the Center hosted a Covid vaccination event just last week. Last...
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City of Chattanooga joins Hamilton County to better support students needs and remove barriers

Ahead of a new school year, the City of Chattanooga and Hamilton County have teamed up to better support students and remove barriers that prevent them from achieving. In a press conference on Monday, Interim Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Dr. Nakia Towns said the new partnership called “Community Forward” will mirror a “community schools” approach that's not unfamiliar to the district.
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City elections qualifying opens Aug. 16

Several seats in city government will be up for re-election this coming November, and qualifying for those posts begins in less than three weeks. A pair of seats on the Calhoun City Council will be open for qualifying, as well as three Calhoun Board of Education seats. The council seats...
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Local News for Monday, July 26th

Here is your Cleveland, Tenn. | Bradley County, Tenn. news on, sponsored by Toyota of Cleveland:. On Sunday afternoon shortly after 12:30PM, a semi truck heading southbound on I-75 ran off the interstate at Paul Huff Parkway, exit 27. The semi truck proceeded to crash into two vehicles, and ultimately, into a power pole, before coming to a stop.