Emily Crisman

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Town addresses Recycle Center issues

Over the past few weeks, citizens may have noticed the Signal Mountain Recycle Center’s bins have been especially full, and in some cases, the center has been forced to close early.

Signal resident Kazlaskia to open Double Barrel BBQ truck in March

Since the closing of Waycrazy’s and Poppy’s Smokehouse, Signal Mountain has experienced a barbecue drought. While there is no new brick-and-mortar barbecue restaurant in the works, Signal resident Ray Kazlaskia is preparing to open Double Barrel BBQ, a food truck and catering company, March 1.

Baylor students win $5,000 technology grant

Baylor School students are taking the lead locally in participating in Lead2Feed, a service-learning program based on the David Novak book “Taking People with You: The Only Way to Make Big Things Happen.”

Signal resident offers gun repairs, customization

After Signal Mountain resident Alan Wooden took a nasty fall four years ago, he was unable to return to his job in construction and was in need of a new occupation.

Teuscher art exhibit, workshop at MACC

Black Creek resident June Teuscher’s work will be shown at GALLERY 5 at the MACC during the month of February, with an opening scheduled for Friday, Feb. 6 from 5-7 p.m.

Soddy-Daisy concentrates on codes enforcement

The city of Soddy-Daisy now has a dedicated codes enforcement officer on staff and city officials say the goal is to clean up the city.

Books & Brews a success

Attendees packed into Heaven & Ale for the Southern Literature Alliance’s recent Books & Brews event, in which local readers brought a favorite book to trade while enjoying craft beer.

Folk music returns to Red Bank

The sound of music can again be heard flowing from 3304 Dayton Blvd., formerly Mountain Music from 2003-2010. Owner Steve Daugherty had closed the store for personal reasons, but now has reopened it as The Folk Music Store and Folk School.

Hot yoga coming to Signal Mountain

Signal residents will soon have the option to practice hot yoga without leaving the mountain. Jennifer Lockwood, a Signal resident and former Thrasher Elementary teacher, is opening Hot Spot Yoga in Suite 207 of the Signal Mountain Business Center by February or March.

SMBC kicks off new year with new ministries

Signal Mountain Baptist Church is offering two nine-week classes starting Sunday, Jan. 25 at 6 p.m. to help the community get a fresh start to the new year.

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