Emily Crisman

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Dogwood Luncheon blooms again April 23

There are many reasons to attend the Signal Mountain Community Guild’s annual Dogwood Luncheon — a great lunch, entertainment, presentation of the Woman of the Year Award and the chance to socialize with friends and win prizes. But the main reason is to help raise funds for the Community Guild, said group member Lynn Anderson.

Signal resident serves sandwiches … on waffles

A dozen years ago, Bruce Smith had an aneurysm in a waffle restaurant in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Today, he owns and operates the Mountain Waffle Wagon.

Eagle Imports soars into Signal Mountain

Ryan Walls and David Hudson, father-son co-owners of Eagle Imports, are driving and flying the best cars they can find in the $8,000-$12,000 price range into Signal Mountain.

Sequoyah High School holds open house

Officials at Sequoyah High School want Hamilton County students to know they have options other than their zoned public school. Open to any rising ninth-graders through 11th-graders in Hamilton County, the school will be holding an open house Tuesday, April 22 from 5 to 7 p.m.

SMMHS bands excelling

The band program at Signal Mountain Middle-High School has been doing especially well this year, according to middle school band leader Drew Buckner and high school band leader Shelby Walker.

Olive Bean offers natural foods, coffee

Olive Bean Natural Grocery and Cafe owners Shannon and April Handy want to share high-quality food at competitive prices with the Signal Mountain community.

Mountain Business Association gets a facelift

The Mountain Business Association is being revitalized and putting a new board in place.

NNH opens satellite location

Northside Neighborhood House is moving forward with its five-year strategic plan by establishing a temporary satellite office at Dallas Bay Baptist Church.

Beast and Barrel opens on Frazier

North Chattanooga will have a new restaurant and bar by April 15 if all goes as planned for Beast and Barrel owners Matt Lewis, Ryan Chilcoat and Geoff Tarr. The three are responsible for already-popular local spots including The Terminal, Hair of the Dog Pub and Honest Pint.

Museum fundraisers take off

Whatever your feelings about war, the aircraft involved in past conflicts are an important part of our nation’s history. The Hixson Museum of Flight, which has a mission of preserving historically significant aircraft and supporting Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, is holding two upcoming fundraisers.

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