Side Orders: Best-tasting peaches come from local growers

Published Jul. 26 2017

The bounty of the summer season brings untold numbers of fresh fruits and vegetables into our kitchens. But perhaps no...

Fare Exchange: Tomatoes, cucumbers star in recipes, requests

Published Jul. 26 2017

Good morning readers, here at the tail end of July. You will find today a fine assortment of easy recipes,...

Dear Abby: Irresponsible boyfriend earns nothing but woman's anger

Published Jul. 26 2017

DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend cheated on me the whole time I was pregnant last year. He lived in Florida, and...

Ohio pair finally meet after 3 years of excuses on Tinder

Published Jul. 25 2017

Two Ohio college students who connected on Tinder have finally met after three years of excuses on the dating platform.

HGTV series films Hixson home as one of its also-rans [photos]

Published Jul. 25 2017

A Hixson home will be featured in an upcoming episode of "House Hunters," but this time only as a runner-up.

Channing Tatum, Steven Soderbergh coming to Knoxville Aug. 9

Published Jul. 25 2017

Actor Channing Tatum and director Steven Soderbergh will appear at a charity premiere of the new comedy "Logan Lucky" on...

Dr. Clif Cleaveland: Don't forget health insurance's not-so-good old days

Published Jul. 25 2017

Several weeks of political attacks on the Affordable Care Act of 2010 have obscured the benefits of that legislation.

Dads2Dads: Optimistic parenting boosts the entire family

Published Jul. 25 2017

How you view your world impacts your world — and that of your child. Do you see the glass as...

Dear Abby: Mixed messages from mom have teen looking for clarity

Published Jul. 25 2017

DEAR ABBY: I'm 17. My mom and I often disagree on things. Don't get me wrong — I don't care...

Ed Johnson Project seeks artists, design teams for monument [photos]

Published Jul. 24 2017

A local nonprofit has raised $160,000 for a monument to honor Ed Johnson, a black man hanged on the Walnut...

Off the Couch: Riverfront Nights band blends hip-hop, bluegrass

Published Jul. 24 2017

BARRY COURTER: Lisa, we've both read about five bazillion band biographies over the years, but I have to confess to...

Dear Abby: Son's drug habit causes crisis in mother's marriage

Published Jul. 24 2017

DEAR ABBY: I have been married to a loving and supportive man 15 years. We have been through a lot...

Howard High School Reunion

Published Jul. 24 2017

To announce your school, family, business or community reunion, email Life@timesfreepress.com.

Local group of women bikers cruising Chattanooga

Published Jul. 23 2017

Want to join a local group of women bikers?

Artist explores an altered point of view in Athens show

Published Jul. 23 2017

The title of Nancy Fischman's current show in Athens, Tenn., offers a clue into the artist's eclectic background: "Surface Geographies:...

Baumgardner: Greeting cards helping to preserve family history

Published Jul. 23 2017

If someone asked you about your family history, would you know how your great-grandparents met or what life was like...

Pastor Bo: An old soldier 'stands in thy presence'

Published Jul. 23 2017

Her voice filled the air with a lovely strength. It was a song I had not heard for a while,...

Music Club concert features Oklahoman John Schwandt [photos]

Published Jul. 23 2017

Chattanooga Music Club held its annual summer community concert at Memorial Auditorium recently. Nearly 1,000 guests heard featured organist Dr....

Good-Cause Calendar

Published Jul. 23 2017

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Dear Abby: Parents grin and bear the bill for man's upscale appetite

Published Jul. 23 2017

DEAR ABBY: Our son-in-law, "Brody," has a very different lifestyle than ours and the one in which we raised our...

Long-distance motorcycle trips seek to empower women

Published Jul. 23 2017

A year ago Alisa Clickenger helped organize a cross-country motorcycle trip for women to commemorate the 100-year anniversary of a...

Nell Mohney's living legacy of love

Published Jul. 22 2017

Vince Vita was taking a hard look at his midlife crisis. Divorced for several years, the then-manager and head captain...

Photo gallery: Ballet Tennessee, Dance Alive en pointe at UTC

Published Jul. 22 2017

Dancers performed during a Dance Alive and Ballet Tennessee Summer Intensive program recital at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga...