Jim Jarvis started his career at Ooltewah High School more than 40 years ago when he was leading the Owls football team.
Team Austin is partnering with Steps2Hope and Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe to raise funds to build a carport for Austin Whitten, of LaFayette. The LaFayette High School junior was tragically injured in a diving accident last year and is still undergoing physical rehabilitation.
The city of Collegedale is currently dealing with around $50,000 in damages after an electric surge from a nearby lightning strike devastated equipment at City Hall.
When the new East Brainerd Elementary opens next fall, parents are supposed to drop off students at the school’s entrance on Goodwin Road, but that entrance hasn’t been constructed yet — and neither has the road.
Despite opposition from potential residents, the Collegedale City Commission approved the annexation of more than 50 new parcels of land into the city at its most recent meeting.
A new 250-unit apartment complex to be located at 6839 McCutcheon Road, off of Lee Highway near its intersection with Shallowford Road, was approved by Hamilton County Planning Commission at its most recent meeting.
Harrison resident Bliss Welch is a lot of things. She’s a wife, a mother of a 17-month-old little girl and an accounting graduate student at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
First-ever local Birdathon is April 1-21
Avian admirers take note: Your prowess for bird watching could yield some cool prizes in April.
When Aneshia Scott tried out for her middle school soccer team, she didn’t make the cut.
Bunnies are popping up at local bakery the Bread Basket this week. The approaching Easter holiday means both a cuddly shaped cookie and a boost in sales for owner Anson Hyde.
If everything goes according to schedule, this week will be the last time Ooltewah Elementary students and teachers start a new semester at the Lee Highway school.
The new year is here. Here are several opportunities for locals to try something new and different in light of the New Year’s tradition of setting self-improvement goals.
Local teacher Beverly Hollingsworth recently accepted the Little Debbie Classroom Hero award amid a standing ovation in her Ooltewah High School classroom.
Sandy Erickson was a teacher known for always having a smile on her face, genuinely being everyone’s best friend and giving her all to a classroom full of first-graders at A.W. Spalding Elementary School, said Erickson’s colleague and best friend Marcia Haluska, a second-grade teacher at Spalding.
Stepping inside Ooltewah’s newest Mexican restaurant, Tres Amigos, is like stepping into another world. Located at 9219 Lee Hwy. in a building that was formerly a Blockbuster, the brightly painted walls and decor feel more like fine dining than a video store. The restaurant’s new location has been open for several months and is focused on bringing Ooltewah fresh, tasty Mexican food, a great atmosphere and good service.