Giving life: The need for blood donations never lets up

Published Jul. 31 2015

It makes Caroline Chipley Johnson feel like a hero to spend 90 minutes watching TV, reading or surfing the Web.

Cotton Ball belles, Ladies of the Court announced

Published Jul. 31 2015

The 81st Chattanooga Cotton Ball will be held Saturday at the Chattanooga Convention Center. Seventy-three young women will be presented...

Dear Abby: How can I live up to my boyfriend's soulmate who died years ago?

Published Jul. 31 2015

DEAR ABBY: I have been close to my best friend for three years. A year ago we decided to date....

A good gate makes a good garden

Published Jul. 31 2015

Visitors always admired the entrance gate to my vegetable garden, more than I ever did.

Chattanooga Film Festival getting permanent digs

Published Jul. 30 2015

Organizers of the Chattanooga Film Festival and Mise En Scenesters, a group dedicated to promoting independent films, will finally have...

Live exorcism to be aired on TV in October

Published Jul. 30 2015

Destination America is upping its scare factor for Halloween by scheduling what it describes as a live exorcism to air...

Used Car Night at Saturday's Lookouts game

Published Jul. 30 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts finish out a five-game home stand against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos with a fan-favorite promotion: Used Car...

'Fat Shirley's: A Trailer Park Opera' at Signal's MACC

Published Jul. 30 2015

When Whitfield County residents Tom Brown and David Crawford created "Fat Shirley's: A Trailer Park Opera," the two Georgians never...

True blue, black roots aficionado Fantastic Negrito headlines Nightfall on Friday

Published Jul. 30 2015

Watching the music video that Fantastic Negrito submitted to National Public Radio's Tiny Desk Contest, it's not immediately apparent why...

The London Souls hop back across the pond for Riverfront Nights

Published Jul. 30 2015

The London Souls have spent most of July rocking their way through Europe -- Spain, England, France, the Netherlands, Germany,...

Fourth of July events rescheduled for Saturday's Camp Jordan Jams

Published Jul. 30 2015

The weather failed to cooperate for Camp Jordan Jams earlier this month, so the city of East Ridge has rescheduled...

National Antique Bottle Show makes first Chattanooga visit

Published Jul. 30 2015

"We expect about 500 collectors, dealers and displayers here, not counting the general public," says Joiner. "Right now, we've got...

Dear Abby: Trusted family pet-sitter is helping herself to our possessions

Published Jul. 30 2015

DEAR ABBY: A trusted and beloved family member who takes care of my cats -- and therefore has a key...

Will the Internet listen to your private conversations?

Published Jul. 29 2015

Like a lot of teenagers, Aanya Nigam reflexively shares her whereabouts, activities and thoughts on Twitter, Instagram and other social...

Smart devices, apps, video tutorials a 21st-century chef's best friend

Published Jul. 29 2015

Whether she's watching cooking programs on TV, streaming them on Netflix or eating out while on vacation, Stephanie Clark is...

Side Orders: Summer is time for corn's sweetness

Published Jul. 29 2015

Perhaps nothing says summertime better than biting into a cob of corn dripping with melted butter. It's kissed with sweetness...

Fare Exchange: Finding suitable fare for the beach, summer or supper

Published Jul. 29 2015

Good morning, good readers. In the week since we last met, good cooks have come to Chattanooga, bearing recipes and...

Dear Abby: Hidden cameras a shocking surprise for daughter

Published Jul. 29 2015

DEAR ABBY: I'm a 19-year-old woman in college who still lives with my parents. I found out something several weeks...

Hits 96 honoring slain service members with concert featuring MKTO and Karmin

Published Jul. 28 2015

Hits 96, WDOD-FM 96.5 will host a few showcase with recording artists MKTO and Karmin on Aug. 14 at Rhythm...

Chattanooga kid is heating things up in Hollywood

Published Jul. 28 2015

His mother says George Dalton started his acting career writing, directing and acting in his own productions.

Cleaveland: Treating mass murder as an infection

Published Jul. 28 2015

Columbine, Virginia Tech, Fort Hood, Aurora, Tucson, Newtown, Charleston.

Ask a Doctor: What do I do if I develop a rash from poison ivy exposure?

Published Jul. 28 2015

Sometimes you cannot avoid these plants; however, if you do, here are some things to keep in mind.

Dads2Dads: 'Sweet News at Six': Would it really be that bad?

Published Jul. 28 2015

"CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley often closes his half-hour newscast with a positive, pick-me-up story. Many times it's reported...