North Hamilton

Local company offers free holiday taxi service

What if you could save six lives in four days? That’s what local company Bradford Health Services is aiming to help do this holiday season — by offering free cab rides for those who have been drinking or are under the influence of any other substances.

Girl Scouts learn about nuclear science

Sequoyah’s Women in Nuclear program and local Girl Scout Troops teamed up for a “Get to Know Nuclear” event at the Sequoyah Nuclear Plant’s Training Center.

Soddy-Daisy First Pres. hires pastor

Hamilton County’s oldest congregation just got a new pastor.

Hixson Barber Shop adds barbers, keeps old-fashioned style, charm

Established by James Shepperd in 1953, Hixson Barber Shop is a true old-fashioned barber shop. Walking through the doors is like stepping back in time.

‘Curtain Call’ show closes Northshore Gallery

After only two years, the Northshore Gallery of Contemporary Art, formerly known as Graffiti, is closing its doors Dec. 20.

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Signal Mtn

Local company offers free holiday taxi service

What if you could save six lives in four days? That’s what local company Bradford Health Services is aiming to help do this holiday season — by offering free cab rides for those who have been drinking or are under the influence of any other substances.

Danbury Subdivision discussion postponed

Wild Ridge at Fox Run prepares to build 1st homes

The town of Signal Mountain Planning Commission had a loaded agenda for its December meeting, drawing a room full of residents. But there was no discussion.

‘Wonderland’ opens Dec. 13 at MACC

Skwalking Heads Productions will present “Wonderland: The Musical Misadventures of a Girl Named Alice” at the MACC Friday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 13 at 2 and 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 14 at 2 p.m.

Signal resident seeks bone marrow match

“You get to know yourself through the challenges set before you,” Signal Mountain resident Alle Hunter is quoted as saying in a September 2010 story in Signal Mountain Weekly that focused on her then-recent trip to Costa Rica.

Play elf for a day with SMSS Dec. 13

Signal Mountain Social Services is offering the community the opportunity to play Santa’s helper for the day at the nonprofit’s annual Christmas box packing event at Nolan Elementary Saturday, Dec. 13 starting at 9 a.m.

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Walker

LaFayette library reopens with updated appearance

The new LaFayette-Walker County Library is now open to the public.

Colonnade’s ‘Home for Christmas’ concert features Rogers Dec. 18

“Home for Christmas” is featuring country music star James Rogers, of Rock Spring, in concert at the Colonnade Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.

CWC sells ornaments to benefit local charities

Still have a spot on your tree for the perfect ornament? Chickamauga Woman’s Club sells three-dimensional metal ornaments of Gordon Lee Memorial High School and the historic Gordon-Lee Mansion year-round. The club began selling the ornaments three years ago.

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East Hamilton

Overlapping road work going ahead in E. Brainerd

Officials are cautioning East Hamilton residents to prepare for traffic delays in the coming months due to three major roadway projects that are expected to overlap in construction.

Roueche Chorale celebrates 15 years of growth, success

Roueche Chorale members are celebrating their 15th anniversary with a special two-night candlelight service at Ridgedale Baptist Church, Thursday and Friday, Dec. 11 and 12, at 7 p.m.

Chantilly Lace brings Kathy Yuppa back to what she loves

Chantilly Lace Floral Boutique owner Kathy Yuppa has been arranging flowers since she could see over the counter at her father’s floral shop, beginning 50 years ago.

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Catoosa

County looks to add state courtroom

Catoosa County Superior Court’s crippling caseload could soon see relief. County commissioners voted to approve a resolution supporting a state court in the county during last week’s meeting.

Officials say new technical college will prepare workforce, attract businesses

Georgia Northwestern Technical College broke ground on its Catoosa County campus last week. This, GNTC’s sixth campus, is expected to be open for classes for the summer of 2016, President Pete McDonald said.

Colonnade’s ‘Home for Christmas’ concert features Rogers Dec. 18

“Home for Christmas” is featuring country music star James Rogers, of Rock Spring, in concert at the Colonnade Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.

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Metro

Local company offers free holiday taxi service

What if you could save six lives in four days? That’s what local company Bradford Health Services is aiming to help do this holiday season — by offering free cab rides for those who have been drinking or are under the influence of any other substances.

Wreaths Across America ceremony set for Dec. 13

Every December, as families deck the halls of their homes, a dedicated group from the community makes sure our fallen heroes are remembered.

The Camp House opens on M.L. King Blvd.

After leaving its Southside location on Williams Street, The Camp House has opened the doors of its new space on M.L. King Boulevard.

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