Coaching the Parents: Accepting the truth about a child's sports skill (or lack thereof) can be tough

Published May. 3 2015

Baseball coach George Oleksik remembers telling the parent of one of his players that he couldn't help the boy land...

'IndiVisible': New Smithsonian exhibit looks at blended ancestry of blacks and American Indians

Published May. 3 2015

Two old-fashioned, wooden auditorium chairs might be questionable additions to a Smithsonian Institution exhibition, but in the case of "IndiVisible:...

David Baldacci on fame, fans and The Camel Club

Published May. 3 2015

During a flight to a recent engagement, author David Baldacci was surprised to see the pilot leave the cockpit, walk...

Kennedy: Finding answers in kids' many questions

Published May. 3 2015

You can tell a lot about your kids by paying attention to their questions.

Living and Giving Photo Gallery - May 3

Published May. 3 2015

More than 500 guests attended the fourth annual Scrappy Awards, hosted by the UTC Mocs Club, which were held for...

Faith Focus: Memorable moments not always the fun ones

Published May. 3 2015

"When has something NOT gone wrong on one of your multi-day hiking trips? There was the yellowjacket attack, the tornado,...

Harpe: Days of family time, then and now

Published May. 3 2015

My mother used to say that she knew only one other person who loved and appreciated cousins as much as...

Dear Abby: Saying grace causes dad to panic during restaurant outings

Published May. 3 2015

DEAR ABBY: I'm comfortable with my faith and pray before a meal at home and at friends' houses.

Baumgardner: 'Boundaries' -- It's not necessarily a bad word

Published May. 3 2015

Just say the word "boundaries" and watch what happens to people's faces.

'Hollywood's holy trend': Networks put their faith in the Bible to draw ratings, viewers

Published May. 2 2015

Hollywood's current favorite leading man is charismatic, has a faithful following and doesn't shy away from social issues. And it's...

Two Men and a Truck CEO says God runs the business

Published May. 2 2015

It was 2007 and things were tanking in the moving business; no one could get mortgages so no one was...

Voices of Faith: Christians must deal with tough questions

Published May. 2 2015

These early years of the 21st century are a wonderful time to follow Jesus. Yes, Christians face hard issues that...

Dear Abby: Boss' unwelcome advances make job uncomfortable

Published May. 2 2015

DEAR ABBY: I'm 16 and just got my first job working in food services. I have been working here for...

Mohney: Being redefined as 'woman of the South'

Published May. 2 2015

For most of my adult life, I have been introduced as "a motivational speaker," "a Christian author," "a Sunday School...

Around the greater Chattanooga region

Published May. 2 2015

* Walking Tour and Book Signing: Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, meet at Visitor Center for walking tour at...

Choral Arts concert tonight premieres 'Requiem for the Living'

Published May. 2 2015

Choral Arts of Chattanooga continues its 2014-15 season theme, "Wonderful Peace," with the Chattanooga premiere of Dan Forrest's "A Requiem...

Faith News

Published May. 2 2015

* Jim Ricketts and Crystal Elam; 11 a.m. Sunday, Nonaburg House of Prayer, Highway 39 East, Englewood, Tenn.; also 6...

Blues legend B.B. King in hospice at his home in Las Vegas

Published May. 1 2015

LAS VEGAS — Blues legend B.B. King was in hospice care Friday at his home in Las Vegas, according to...

Stone Cup serves up good food, good coffee

Published May. 1 2015

I could have tried something new for lunch last week at Stone Cup Cafe, but I wanted one of my...

Motorcycle Mamas: Increasing number of female riders heading out to the highway

Published May. 1 2015

JoAnn Early's jet black motorcycle helmet is bedazzled with crystals that sparkle like the Milky Way in the night sky,...

NBC show 'First Dates' seeking singles in Tennessee

Published May. 1 2015

NBC and Ellen DeGeneres, executive producer for the new dating series "First Dates," are seeking single men and women in...

Dear Abby: Speedy diagnosis key to treating Lyme disease, preventing it from becoming chronic, debilitating

Published May. 1 2015

DEAR ABBY: May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month. I'm a longtime Canadian reader who has suffered from it for many...

Good For You: Parham receives top DAR award

Published May. 1 2015

Lee Parham was named Outstanding Chapter Regent for the state of Tennessee during the 110th session of the Tennessee Society...