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.

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.

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?

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...

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.

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...

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.

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...

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...

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.

Baumgardner: Ways to combat holiday loneliness

Published Dec. 14 2014

It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas. There is a briskness in the air. The malls are bustling with...

Fortune: I’m tired and I miss my boyfriend

Published Dec. 14 2014

Back in July, I had an MRI on my cranky knee.

Kennedy: We may be tuning out TV, but screens still stealing our focus

Published Dec. 14 2014

I was walking on the treadmill at home one day, when my 8-year-old son called out from his bedroom. ...

A look at the artsy side of Huntsville

Published Dec. 14 2014

In these days of wholesale cuts of money for the arts in schools and municipal budgets, it's a testament to...