The Nose Knows: New perfumes offer broad range of scents, including thunderstorm, snow and dirt

Published Apr. 19 2015

Chattanooga's Brianna Bass happily made it through winter with no central heat and just a few space heaters because she...

Alluringly abstract: River Gallery's April exhibit features works of unconventional beauty in photo, glass

Published Apr. 19 2015

Despite his matter-of-fact tone, the language Algar Dole uses to describe glass blowing makes his life's work sound less like...

Kennedy: How do boys eat so much?

Published Apr. 19 2015

The wage-earner's lament "I've got mouths to feed" is a bit of a stretch in modern suburbia. Most middle-income folks...

Faith Focus: Allowing the master sculptor's hammer to shape you

Published Apr. 19 2015

A few years ago, my family and I went through the hardest trial we had ever thus far known. There...

Green Day plows into Rock Hall along with Jett, Ringo, Reed

Published Apr. 19 2015

CLEVELAND — With plenty of punk attitude and energy, Green Day thrashed its way into the Rock Hall.

Poe, Paddington and Charlie Brown visit Chattanooga Theatre Centre Youth Theatre lineup

Published Apr. 19 2015

The Youth Theatre of the Chattanooga Theatre Centre has announced that it will do four plays for the 2015-2016 season.

Shavin: Food rules keep us safe from harm

Published Apr. 19 2015

Lately I've been thinking about food. Passover just ended and, while I am not particularly observant (this might be an...

Dear Abby: Woman regrets offer to let friend, who is getting a divorce, live with her

Published Apr. 19 2015

DEAR ABBY: My best friend is going through a divorce and has moved back in with her parents, who are...

Baumgardner: Teen years no time to back off parenting

Published Apr. 19 2015

All parents have probably thought to themselves, "I can't wait until they are older and the parenting gets easier." ...

Joan Jett emotional on induction into Rock Hall

Published Apr. 18 2015

CLEVELAND — Joan Jett couldn't keep her rough rocker edge for long.

Ringo Starr, Green Day, Bill Withers enter Rock Hall

Published Apr. 18 2015

CLEVELAND — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is welcoming its newest class, featuring a Beatle, three punks from...

Ringo Starr, Green Day headline eclectic Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2015

Published Apr. 18 2015

CLEVELAND — Ringo Starr was always behind the other Beatles.

'Star Wars' design team teases 'Force Awakens' themes

Published Apr. 18 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is about a generational transfer in more ways than one. Set 30...

Celestial sounds: Brainerd United Methodist celebrates 50 years with its pipe organ, 120 years as a church

Published Apr. 18 2015

Jeff Scofield must drive 20 minutes each time he wants to practice on his favorite instrument — a pipe organ.

Voices of Faith: Dad's advice for his two daughters' marriages

Published Apr. 18 2015

When given April 18 as the deadline for my column for the Times Free Press' Voices of Faith, I thought,...

Faith News

Published Apr. 18 2015

* Jim Ricketts and Crystal Elam; 7 p.m. tonight; Poplar Springs Baptist Church, 19584 Poplar Springs Road, Loudon, Tenn.; also...

Dear Abby: Husband uses f-word nonstop, neighbors are complaining

Published Apr. 18 2015

DEAR ABBY: My husband curses nonstop. He wakes in the morning with an "f-ing this" or an "f-ing that." He...

Mohney: Prayer Breakfast expects crowd of about 1,700

Published Apr. 18 2015

In 1978, I was privileged to attend the very first Chattanooga Area Prayer Breakfast.

'American Pickers' host donates chair for Cleveland fundraiser

Published Apr. 17 2015

A chair donated by "American Pickers" host Mike Wolfe is expected to be a highlight of this year's Chair-ries Jubilee,...

Get yer motor runnin': A few simple servicing steps can keep your lawnmower running smoothly

Published Apr. 17 2015

Anyone who has ever struggled to get a mower started or endured the frustration of using a mower with a...

Not your average 13-year-old: Rowan Blanchard, special guest at Kidz Expo Saturday, dives into weighty, worldwide subjects

Published Apr. 17 2015

Gender and sexual equality. Female activism. The male/female wage gap. The value of education for girls. The massacre of Christian...

Dear Abby: Friend's criticism of wife's Slavic cooking hard for couple to swallow

Published Apr. 17 2015

DEAR ABBY: My wife and I have a friend, "Jonah," whom we love dearly, but he has no filter.

Honest, if not always factual, performance at Track 29

Published Apr. 16 2015

Jason Isbell has said in previous interviews that what he likes about writing songs is that he is not bound...