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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.

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.

ABC offers Spanish classes, tutoring

Opened in October, ABC Spanish Academy offers hour-long Spanish classes for children age 2 through elementary age, as well as tutoring for middle and high school students and adults.

Signal talks about use of surveillance, traffic cameras

Do you want Signal Mountain officials to install license plate cameras in the town?

Bachman featured on Guild ornament

The Bachman Elementary School Auditorium is featured on this year’s edition of the Walden’s Ridge Guild’s Christmas ornament collection, which is available now from guild members and at Bachman Community Center and Walden Town Hall.

SMMHS holds robotics competition

Signal Mountain Middle/High School is holding the second annual Ed Chapin Chattanooga Area Qualifying Tournament Saturday, Dec. 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Nolan students learn about Native American culture

Lessons came to life for first-graders at Nolan Elementary School recently.

SCUMC continues annual tree sale

The men’s club at Signal Crest United Methodist Church is again selling Christmas trees and wreaths in the church parking lot to benefit various church missions.

The MACC hosts annual tree lighting Dec. 6

The MACC is holding its annual tree lighting event Saturday, Dec. 6 from 5-7:30 p.m. MACC Executive Director Barb Storm said in the time she has been at the local community center, the event has grown from 150 attendees to more than 700 last year.

School traffic talks continue

Heavy traffic is not just a problem at the district’s Nolan Elementary and Signal Mountain Middle/High School, but the traffic surrounding those schools — both serviced by a single small road — has become a topic of hot debate locally due to safety concerns.

SMPD under the gun

Police officers working overtime may become a common sight in the town of Signal Mountain.

S.T.E.P.S. program turns 30 years old

For three decades, St. Timothy’s Episcopal Preschool has served as the first taste of the world of learning for many Signal Mountain residents.