The town of Signal Mountain is a new homeowner, but at least one official isn’t happy about the decision.
Recommendation still to come
With rehabilitation plans looming, the town of Signal Mountain recently hired a consultant to conduct a historical survey of James Boulevard.
On a July Sunday 61 years ago, Don Lasley was baptized at Oak Street Baptist Church.
When tiny clay body parts began arriving at her home in Red Bank last year, Gail Raines’ kids told her it was creepy.
The former Partyville Inc. on Hixson Pike was recently host to a new kind of party – the grand opening of Integrity Elite All Stars.
Civic groups have long been paying the town of Signal Mountain “in kind” for the use of the MACC facilities. Most of the groups, such as the local Lions and garden clubs, pay in kind by doing a service of their choosing for the center or for the community, Town Manager Boyd Veal explained.
Joshua Cummings has a special skill. He can bring things back to life.
Three local soap box derby champions are representing Chattanooga at the annual All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship in Akron, Ohio, July 20-26.
The owners of Chattanooga Shoe Company are taking their focus on quality and putting it in a second venture called The Baggery.
The sky is literally the limit for the Falling Water Radio Control Flying Club.
After nearly six months as town manager, Boyd Veal seems to have quelled any of the Town Council’s concerns about his ability to do the job.
The town of Signal Mountain is in the market to buy a house — located right next to the Signal Mountain Library.
Roger Vandergriff has spent nearly his entire academic and professional life at Hixson High School, but this past year he walked through its halls for the last time.
Lakesite resident Paula Bonner has always wanted to speak a second language. She’s worked in other countries and traveled quite a bit, but the languages never stuck with her, she said. Not even what she learned in her high school Spanish classes.
Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories about contested races in the August county general election. Check upcoming editions of North Hamilton Weekly for a roundup of other area candidates. Early voting runs July 18-Aug. 2. The last day to register to vote was July 8.
This year has held change for the Choo-Choo City Chapter of USA Dance, but the nonprofit is still dancing on.
Heaven & Ale is celebrating one year in business this month with a party July 5, and the community is invited to join in the fun.
Gene Guin grew up in a rough little Arkansas town, and he turned out just as rough.
The Signal Mountain Town Council unanimously approved the town’s budget for fiscal year 2014-2015 at its June 9 regularly scheduled meeting.
Maria Marshall remembers so much about growing up on Meadowood Drive. The now 38-year-old can recall summertime kickball games and flashlight tag after dark. Then there were the snowball fights and all the major and minor bicycle crashes in the road.
East Ridge resident the Rev. Tom Law has helped start three missions during his 70 years of life, and he wants the community to know about the upcoming fourth.
The town of Walden’s budget for next fiscal year is official, but it’s not what was unofficially approved on first reading.
In its budget for fiscal year 2014-2015, Walden must include a new line item.
Locals gathered at the Bakewell Community Center for its last open jam session of the summer. The crowd listened to old favorites and bluegrass on the back lawn of the community center and ate their fill of hot dogs and other snacks.
The Chattanooga Theatre Centre is hosting its CTC Youth Theatre Awards Saturday, June 21, and it has a lot of talent to celebrate.
Reminisce back to the day your parents took the training wheels off your bike. That first time you rode on just two wheels was probably exhilarating … and terrifying.
If you enter Tessa Clift’s shop The Lazy Daisy Boutique, you’ll likely be greeted with a cheerful hello and a cold beverage. And odds are, she won’t let you leave without a hug.
Since the town of Signal Mountain decided earlier this year to wash its hands of managing the local Hodgepodge fair, Town Manager Boyd Veal said he’s been receiving inquiries about it.
North Shore resident Tracey Tapscott says there’s something special about coming home to a yard full of flourishing plants. She’s proud of her blooming peonies, glad that her perennials are making her home more beautiful.
In an effort to make the Mountain Arts Community Center a more attractive event venue, town of Signal Mountain officials are considering allowing alcoholic beverages there.
Along with building a second fire station, town of Signal Mountain officials are now looking at the possibility of hiring more firefighters as well.
The town of Walden’s contract with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office is up for renewal at the end of the current fiscal year June 30, and town officials have concerns they want addressed.
Abba’s House is bringing a bit of magic to the community this summer with its new Musical Theatre Camps for kids.
Uptown Art Studio and Sprouts Cooking are teaming up to give local kids a creative experience using two sure ways to a child’s heart — vibrant paints and yummy food.
Hixson resident Kelle Riley was just about to enter the operating room when her mother grasped her hand and fervently said, “I love you.”
Walden’s new Town Center and Town Hall now have a face.
SpringHill Suites Chattanooga Downtown/Cameron Harbor celebrated its second birthday by supporting local public art nonprofit Mark Making at its most recent ArtNight event.
Northside Neighborhood House is sending its summer camp kids to faraway places this year — places like France, Japan, Germany and Spanish-speaking countries in South America.
After more than a year of fundraising and planning, McConnell Elementary School teachers, parents and students finally saw their new inclusive playground installed behind the elementary school.
Leafy Street in Riverview is adding a breezy flair to the neighborhood of local shops.
As an 11-year-old recently diagnosed with scoliosis, Kaitlyn McAfee had an idea. With the help of her family, that idea was put into action and resulted in a local support group for young girls with scoliosis, called Curvy Girls Chattanooga.
The town of Signal Mountain may be able to kill two birds with one stone as it works to solve the high rate of officer turnover in its Police Department.
Trinity Lutheran Church invites the community to celebrate a new chapter in its history.
Red Bank Middle School is home to several budding journalists.
The town of Signal Mountain is facing more costs than planned for the rehabilitation of James Boulevard.
Stylists of the J.C. Penney Salon at Northgate Mall can tell you exactly the day and time they were told the 42-year-old store was closing its doors.
If you haven’t already explored Stringer’s Ridge, a new nonprofit is offering up plenty of ways to do so.
Signal Mountain officials are in the process of finalizing the town’s fiscal year 2014-2015 budget, which includes a $3 million loan for capital projects as well as funds for two new town employees.
After 10 years of business on Hixson Pike, Nana’s Frozen Custard has closed the doors of its shop, much to the dismay of its fans. But the beloved frozen-custard shop hasn’t entirely disappeared from the Chattanooga food scene.
Nicole Harrison knows how to throw a party, and on May 8-9 she’s bringing the party to the women of Chattanooga.