Taking Vacation Bible School on the road

Published Jul. 4 2015

It's been 70 years since Tommie Braley went to Vacation Bible School.

Dennis Culbreth: New Hamilton County Baptist director called a bridge-builder

Published Jul. 4 2015

He's pastored five churches ranging in size from a 2,300-member megachurch to two that he helped start from small congregations....

Voices of Faith: Returning America to God

Published Jul. 4 2015

One nation under God?

Mohney: You can worry or you can pray

Published Jul. 4 2015

Sometimes, a word or a sentence can hit you with such force that you can't get it out of your...

Dear Abby: Husband's long hours make marriage lonely

Published Jul. 4 2015

DEAR ABBY: I'm 19 and I got married six months ago to the love of my life. We have a...

Faith Briefs

Published Jul. 4 2015

' Jim Ricketts and Crystal Elam; 11 a.m. Sunday;Freedom Church of God, Highway 58, Decatur, Tenn.,; also 6 p.m. CDT...

Into the Buzzsaw 31 Times: 93-year-old WWII vet recalls the Battle of Iwo Jima

Published Jul. 3 2015

Coast Guard Lt. Paul George, a 23-year-old newlywed, kept a photo of his young wife Martha on the wall of...

Chattanooga Market is just peachy this weekend

Published Jul. 3 2015

The three-ingredient fruit salad that is Chattanooga Market each spring throws the final fruit into the mix Sunday, July 5....

Dear Abby: Girlfriend expects fireworks when her parents meet his

Published Jul. 3 2015

DEAR ABBY: I have been with "Tom" for two years, and I suspect that he will be proposing soon. He...

Good For You: Quartermaster 2nd Class Andrew Wilson in the Strait of Tiran

Published Jul. 3 2015

Aviation Support Equipment Technician 3rd Class Deontre Davis of Chattanooga is stationed aboard the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)...

Nightfall spreads out a bit for Fourth of July holiday weekend

Published Jul. 2 2015

To celebrate the nation's independence this weekend, the Nightfall concert series is practicing a bit of Manifest Destiny and sprawling...

The Communicators, Strung Like A Horse team up for two-nighter at Southside Social

Published Jul. 2 2015

Normally, when a band slips up onstage, they have no one to blame but themselves. When The Communicators and Strung...

Popular Chattanooga Symphony & Opera concert set for Independence Day

Published Jul. 2 2015

Chattanooga Symphony & Opera's annual Pops on the River outdoor concert is a red, white and true-blue community celebration of...

Dear Abby: Readers defend parents who dislike cohabitation

Published Jul. 2 2015

DEAR READERS: On May 5, I printed a letter from a parent, "Against the Tide in New Jersey."

Courters' Kitchen: Sumptuous summer seafood salad a light, refreshing meal on a hot day

Published Jul. 1 2015

KELLEY SAYS: With all of the fresh produce coming in now, it seems like a nice seafood salad stuffed into...

Side Orders: Burgers 101 -- steps for grilling perfection

Published Jul. 1 2015

There is hardly any food, besides maybe apple pie, as purely American as a hamburger. So it's only fitting that...

Fare Exchange: On bagels, bacon/eggs & asparagus and peaches

Published Jul. 1 2015

Good morning, July readers. On this auspicious day every summer, we can expect to be well into homegrown tomato season...

Dear Abby: Boyfriend's teen escapade should be regarded as past

Published Jul. 1 2015

DEAR ABBY: I have been with my boyfriend for a little over two years. He recently mentioned that when he...

Let others worry about burgers; you focus on sangria

Published Jul. 1 2015

Want to be the hero of your July Fourth gathering? Leave the burgers and dogs to somebody else. Ditto for...

New director of Folk School of Chattanooga seeking to broaden offerings, relocate facility

Published Jun. 30 2015

Communal dances. Outdoor concerts. Traditional crafting classes. A 50-seat performance venue. An overflowing student roster.

Cleaveland: Dealing with our stressed water supply

Published Jun. 30 2015

From ample coverage in the media, we know of the water problems in California's Central Valley.

Ask a Doctor: CT is a great exam for many possible causes of abdominal pain

Published Jun. 30 2015

Q: I have abdominal pain. Do I need a CT scan?

Dads2Dads: Helping your teen achieve independence

Published Jun. 30 2015

Independence. It's what we'll all celebrate on the Fourth of July. It's what was called for in July 1776 by...