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Southern Lit Alliance starts new So Lit Book Club

Things are a little different in the South.

School Board candidates — District 6

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.

Choo-Choo City ballroom dance group moves to new location

This year has held change for the Choo-Choo City Chapter of USA Dance, but the nonprofit is still dancing on.

Anniversary brings Civil Rights celebration

Exactly 50 years ago this July 2, the Civil Rights Act was signed into law, and so began the long journey to healing the country after a history of racial discrimination.

County Commission candidates — District 6

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories about races in the August county general election. Check upcoming editions of North Hamilton Weekly for a roundup of other area candidates.

Blue Ivy Flowers uproots, moves downtown

Meticulously hand-tying flowers into the mane and tail of a Tennessee Walking Horse.

Art and counseling merge at Taylor’s studio

Roses Watson Taylor literally disco danced her way into the mental health field.

Relative Caregiver Program celebrates families at the zoo

Typically on a drizzly night after hours at the Chattanooga Zoo the only sounds are those coming from animals settling in for the night.

Open Spaces to brighten downtown

Bright, colorful and interactive aren’t three words that come to mind when describing Chattanooga’s City Center. But people like Aggie Toppins, an art professor at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, hope to add life to the area with their own interactive art.

That Outdoor Guy appears at Man Xpo

Adam Noll’s alter-ego, That Outdoor Guy, will be appearing at the Chattanooga Times Free Press’ first-ever Man Xpo at First Tennessee Pavilion and Finley Stadium Saturday, June 28 at noon.

Ripple Theater raises curtain after long absence

A darkened room might seem empty, but to the 85 people that can fit inside Ripple Theater, it’s a sign of life.

County Commission candidate roundup — District 8

Editor’s Note: This is one in a series of stories about contested races in the August Hamilton County general election. Check upcoming editions of Metro Weekly for a roundup of other area candidates.

New Anglican mission starting up in East Hamilton

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.

M.L. King to see new faces in business, residental development

At next year’s Bessie Smith Strut, M.L. King Boulevard could be the home to a handful of new businesses, restaurants and housing. After a long time of decline, the street is finally seeing signs of life in construction sprinkled down the street.

Local author wants to help women overcome heartbreak

Tamara Armour has seen the same story played out over and over.