The City Council’s audit committee recommended this morning that Chattanooga’s auditor join it in an investigation of Be Magazine.
The magazine, run by Department of Education, Arts and Culture Administrator Missy Crutchfield and her department spokeswoman Melissa Turner, has been under scrutiny since the pair admitted working on the for-profit publication during city time.
The audit committee did not schedule another meeting to review the findings of the audit.
For complete details, see tomorrow’s Chattanooga Times Free Press.
Cliff has worked for the Times Free Press for five years and covers Chattanooga city government. He previously covered Rhea County, as well as transportation and growth and development in Southeast Tennessee. A native of Maryville, Tenn., Cliff graduated in 2003 from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor’s degree in communications with an emphasis on journalism. Before coming to Chattanooga, he was a crime reporter with Hernando Today, a supplement of The Tampa (Fla.) ...