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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.

Hixson Chamber Council holds first Taste of Hixson

The Hixson Chamber Council invites the public to “Taste of Hixson,” an expo featuring Hixson restaurants and businesses being held at North River Civic Center Wednesday, Dec. 17 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Soddy-Daisy policemen share holiday safety tips

Soddy-Daisy Police Chief Phil Hamrick and Lt. Jeff Gann say some crimes, such as theft, happen more frequently during the holiday season. They recently shared safety tips to help keep citizens and business owners safe this Christmas season.

HHS’ Hall receives grant to gear P.E. class for students with disabilities

Three years ago, Hixson High School teacher and wrestling coach Garrick Hall started a physical education class geared specifically for his students with disabilities.

Red Bank Christmas parade set for Saturday, Dec. 6

The city of Red Bank is moving its annual Christmas Parade, traditionally held on Dayton Boulevard the first Friday night in December, to Saturday, Dec. 6.

Good Shepherd Food Ministry receives $20,000 surprise

The Good Shepherd Food Ministry of Soddy-Daisy First Baptist Church just received a big surprise — worth $20,000.

Soddy-Daisy establishes rules for liquor sales

Following the November passing of a referendum allowing package liquor sales, the city of Soddy-Daisy is in the process of establishing regulations relating to such sales.

Stuffing Strut helps North Hamilton causes

The Stuffing Strut is back for its second year at Chester Frost Park Thanksgiving Day beginning at 8 a.m.

North Hamilton County Elementary gives students ‘Bags of Knowledge’

Thanks to a Junior League of Chattanooga mini-grant, third-grade teacher Stacey Culver is sending her North Hamilton County Elementary students home with a “Bag of Knowledge” each week.

North River Civic Center celebrates its birthday

The North River Civic Center is celebrating its 10th birthday, and the staff invites the community to celebrate, too.

In-Town Gallery marks its 40th anniversary

In 1974, 12 artists gathered and decided to open a gallery. Forty years and a couple of locations later, the gallery’s doors are still open.