In the 1920s, the art deco period emerged as a reflection of the nation's rapid industrialization. The Machine Age was changing America's culture, and art deco's style captured the luxury, elegance and exuberance of the Roaring '20s.
He's sort of a rolling stone is David Peters. Wherever he lays his hat — to paraphrase The Temptations' 1972 song — is his home.
What do you think when spring arrives?
Q What is the latest news on the Hemlock wooly adelgid infestation? I hear this blight is getting worse.
Today: Chattanooga Cactus and Succulent Society, 3 p.m., 3005 Plum Nelly Road, Rising Fawn, Ga. Mark and Stan Hall will show their collection of cactus and succulents.
Hamilton Baptist Church, presently meeting at the International Board of Jewish Missions on Hamill Road in Hixson, has hired Virgil L. Smith as pastor.
* Dixie Jewels Insulator Club Swap Meet: Dalton Freight Depot, 305 S. Depot St., Dalton, Ga., 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., free. Glass and porcelain insulators available for sale or trade with collectors from seven states; appraisals available for insulators brought to depot. Tours offered of The Crescent City, a Pullman train car being restored. 423-236-9248.
• Howard High School class of 1963 is holding a planning meeting Saturday, May 25, in preparation for its 50-year reunion. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at the Veterans Club, 2114 Wilder St. For more information, call 693-7867.
Maternity clothing is making fashion headlines these days, thanks to Kate Middleton and Kim Kardashian, both mothers-to-be.
Mei Li Margaret Zuber will process through a high-school rite of passage on Saturday: Put on her cap and gown, line up with the 320 seniors in her class and receive her diploma from Soddy-Daisy High School.
Triplets Jonathan, Jeffrey and Jeremy Bell became Eagle Scouts during a Court of Honor held at Brainerd United Methodist church.
Q: Dad, I didn’t get a job I really wanted. What do I do?
Here is a list of local colleges and whether they have regular courses in American Sign Language.
On Tuesday, April 16, I was privileged to attend the celebration at the Tivoli Theater for young writers in our schools. The first hour honored boys and girls from kindergarten to fifth grade.
Q: My neck pops, cracks and hurts, especially at night. My X-ray showed disc degeneration. What are my options?