The houses on 'Helton Hill': East Ridge family compound's display draws visitors from around the region

Published Dec. 20 2014

The green glow on Fountain Avenue draws Christmas visitors like moths to a flame.

Faith Focus: Jesus skeptics are going to need a bigger eraser

Published Dec. 20 2014

It happens every year about this time, as predictable as the rising of the sun. ...

Mohney: From the mouths of the children

Published Dec. 20 2014

Last Sunday, the children in our Sunday School presented "The First Christmas."

Faith Briefs

Published Dec. 20 2014

Jim Ricketts and Crystle Elam; 11 a.m. Sunday; Antioch Baptist Church, 195 Williamsburg Road, Vonore, Tenn.; also 6 p.m....

Encore careers: For some who’ve already retired, boredom or financial necessity sends them back to work

Published Dec. 19 2014

Retiring is just a blip on the radar for Ron Harr and Pat Hagan.

Courter: Things I wish my kids would ask me

Published Dec. 19 2014

Q: Dad, how do I find a mechanic when I live in a new town?

Good For You: Sigma Gamma Rho honors trailblazers

Published Dec. 19 2014

Cleveland State Community College had several members of its Student Senate participate in the Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature in Nashville.

Chillin’ on the river: ‘Landing’ is part of the process as new Ice on the Landing rink draws fun seekers

Published Dec. 18 2014

It’s a sunny but cold Thursday when 22-year-old Ross McClellon steps onto an ice skating rink for the first time...

Ask A Doctor: Which fruit juices are good for you?

Published Dec. 18 2014

Q: I keep hearing that all the sugar in juice is bad for you, but I’ve heard drinking fruit juices...

Cleaveland: America lags behind other nations for health

Published Dec. 17 2014

For four decades, the health of Americans has declined compared to 16 other high-income countries.

‘Nog novelties: Creative holiday recipes make the most of leftover eggnog

Published Dec. 17 2014

Whether it’s soft and spiced or hard and spiked, there are some people for whom the holidays just don’t seem...

Fare Exchange: Sweets, salads and dipping sauce for bread

Published Dec. 17 2014

Good morning, readers. The clock is ticking, the gifts are gathered, yet there is more work to be done.

Side Orders: Options for dining out on Christmas

Published Dec. 17 2014

There won't be many restaurants open on Christmas Day, but if you choose to eat out rather than in the...

A chicken soup via Africa and Thailand

Published Dec. 17 2014

Much as we love a classic chicken noodle soup, it’s OK to mess with it a bit.

Santa 2.0: A guide to ways kids can reach out to St. Nick online

Published Dec. 16 2014

When it comes to communicating with children around the world, Santa's a pretty with-it elf.

Dads2Dads: The nature of dad is changing

Published Dec. 16 2014

The Families and Work Institute’s most recent National Study of the Changing Workforce finds that men now experience more work/family...

Merry? Maybe: Bittersweet lyrics temper the cheer in Christmas classic

Published Dec. 15 2014

Some holiday songs are jammed with jingling bells and jolly holly rhymes all spattered with tinsel and glitz.

Grand Thoughts: A child’s lesson in lying ends just the way it should

Published Dec. 15 2014

I’m big on telling the truth for several reasons — I don’t want to be a liar; I don’t want...

Get Off The Couch: CSO, couple of Nutcrackers are still to come

Published Dec. 15 2014

BARRY COURTER: Lisa, just a gentle reminder that there only nine shopping days.

Buying a home? Do an inspection of the landscape

Published Dec. 15 2014

Prudent house hunters usually await the results of a professional inspection before buying their dream home. All too often, though,...

'Member's Choice' Photographic Society winter exhibit at Gallery at Blackwell

Published Dec. 14 2014

The theme for the Photographic Society of Chattanooga's winter showcase at the Gallery at Blackwell is "Member's Choice," meaning the...

Hidden in plain sight: German influence is everywhere in Huntsville, but you may not know it

Published Dec. 14 2014

It started with 118 men.

Timeless as Tara: 'Gone with the Wind' retains appeal, impact 75 years after its premiere in Atlanta

Published Dec. 14 2014

Fiery and headstrong as she was, even Scarlett O'Hara probably would have had difficulty imagining her legacy lasting for so...