What: Snowy weather on Feb. 12 didn't deter crowds from turning out to hear Col. Greg Gadson at the annual Possibilities luncheon at the Chattanooga Convention Center. Gadson, who lost both legs in an IED explosion in Iraq, spoke about his injuries and rehabilitation.
Benefits: Siskin Hospital for Physical Rehabilitation.
What: "Les Folies Bergere," complete with showgirls in elaborate headdresses and a cabaret of local entertainment, was the theme of the Heart Ball held at The Chattanoogan. The event, chaired by Terri and Craig Holley, included a gourmet dinner, dancing and live and silent auctions.
Benefits: American Heart Association.