Back to profile

Shelly Bradbury

Stories by Shelly

Nathan Wright knows every address in downtown Chattanooga. Name a building, and odds are he’s been there — carrying a sandwich, chips and a drink. The 22-year-old is a Jimmy John’s delivery driver.

A brand-new $19 million hotel is coming to downtown Chattanooga.

A new suite-style student housing complex is rising in downtown Chattanooga on the site of the old Chad's Records store on Vine Street.

At least once a month during the three years James Davis lived in his East Brainerd apartment complex, a moving truck would roll in in the middle of the night and a family would quietly pack up and head out under cover of darkness.

The good Sir Goony just got a little faster.

Picture two Youtube videos. One of Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke giving a speech, and one of former Chattanooga mayor Ron Littlefield giving a speech.

The Mozilla Gigabit Community Fund will give money to three Chattanooga projects that aim to marry education with the city’s gigabit-per-second Internet speeds, Mozilla announced today.

Bonny Shuptrine, Rachelle Haddock and Alan Shuptrine rolled into their pitch at a Hixson Bi-Lo on Wednesday wearing matching red “Team Twisted” aprons and pushing a cart full of gourmet relish and sauces.

Construction is underway on a contentious new 260-unit apartment complex about a mile north of Hamilton Place mall at the corner of Pinewood Drive and Gunbarrel Road.

Delta Air Lines has agreed to share data on its performance levels at Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport after Chattanooga fliers complained about cancelled and delayed flights in February, airport president and CEO Terry Hart said Monday.

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested and charged with three counts of first degree murder in the triple homicide in Lookout Valley on April 9.

The call came in late on a weekend night. A little girl's braces had broken and were cutting into her mouth. But the family was traveling, staying at the Hilton Garden Inn in Chattanooga near Hamilton Place, and they couldn't find a dentist.

The Chattanooga Visitors Center is shrinking, again.

A Chattanooga restaurant and bar will either have to stop selling alcohol for three days or pay a $1,000 fine after overserving a drunk customer, the Chattanooga Beer and Wrecker Board decided Thursday.

Four years ago, Co.Lab was barely more than an idea: just a couple of guys running around the city, hosting events and talking about entrepreneurship.

The company that employed the 48-year-old man who fell through a roof and died at Shaw Industries’ WD plant in Dalton, Ga., on Saturday has been cited by federal regulators 10 times since 2008 for failing to provide fall protection to workers and other fall-related safety violations.

A 48-year-old man died after he fell through the roof at a Shaw Industries plant in Dalton, Ga., Saturday morning, said Gary Baggett, deputy fire chief the Dalton Fire Department.

A pair of technology entrepreneurs who got an early taste of Chattanooga and decided the city wasn't for them have moved back six years later with a new company, new game plan and new enthusiasm for the Scenic City.

While the rest of Chattanooga basks under blue skies and 70 degree weather, tax preparers across the region are pulling 12- and 13-hour shifts today to pump through the rush of last-minute filers before Tuesday's deadline.

From a company that 3D prints custom shoes to a software analytics provider that helps power utilities harness the data generated by smart grids, 11 startup companies will converge on Chattanooga this summer for GigTank 2014.

Eleven startup companies are in the running this year for GigTank, the Co.Lab's annual 12-week accelerator program aimed at launching viable businesses.

The Lindley brothers' Chattanooga restaurant reign took another turn Wednesday when Daniel Lindley sold his majority stake in St. John's Restaurant and Meeting Place to his minority partner, Josh Carter.

From creating modular wall art to installing glass panes in a staircase, there are still a few finishing touches to add to Vision Hospitality Group's new headquarters on Broad Street.

Grilled sandwiches, fresh-cut fries and hand-squeezed lemonade are coming to Broad Street this summer.

Is coding the language of the future?

Six years ago, Donna Chambers started her business with no capital.

A new Italian restaurant and a new raw juice bar are slated to open this spring in North Chattanooga, filling up a section of retail on Hixson Pike that's been empty for years.

Local TV news station WRCB-TV3 News debuted a new, half-million dollar studio set this week after about 18 months of planning and renovating.

A Chattanooga therapy company that shut down unexpectedly earlier this month amid a fraud investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has reopened and is once again accepting patients.

The relief in McMinn County Mayor John Gentry's voice on Thursday was almost palpable.

Being an entrepreneur isn't as sexy as people seem to think.

Strangers have been staying in Tom and Gabrielle Sweets' spare bedroom on and off during the last two years, trooping in from out of town and dishing out $45 a night for the privilege of a private room and bath in the couple's Chattanooga home.

Nine-year-old Garrett Allsen craned his neck back to gape at the top of the clear blue climbing wall that hangs off the side of downtown development The Block on Broad Street.

One of the country's largest climbing gyms is going to get even bigger.

The Chattanooga children's therapy company that abruptly shut down last week is being investigated for fraud by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, according to the TBI.

A Chattanooga therapy company shut down unexpectedly Thursday, leaving a sign on the door to notify customers and sending staff members scrambling to find new jobs.

Run-down retail center being converted to shopping destination

Miller-Motte college moving to new center

A group of local developers plan to upgrade, renovate and revitalize the run down 18-acre shopping center at the highly visible corner of Lee Highway and Highway 153 in Chattanooga.

Miller Industries is cutting ties with the Delavan brand after losing $1.3 million on a joint venture to build large, over-the-road trailers at Miller Industries' Greeneville, Tenn., plant.

Tuesday was a homecoming of sorts for 30-year-old Katrina Gilbert.

Kingwood Pharmacy in East Ridge is always packed during the first weekend in November because that's when the 69-year-old pharmacy holds its annual Christmas open house.

Jacobo Salazar Jr.'s birthday gift just keeps on giving.

What happens when you take 20 designers, coders, entrepreneurs and marketing folks, stick them on a bus, send them on a three-day trip from Nashville to San Antonio and tell them to start businesses along the way?

Every Friday night at 11 p.m., Carter Garrett's inbox fills up with trash talk. From his co-workers. About sales.

With his school uniform flying untucked, 6-year-old Dallas Jowers sprinted across a big black trampoline that curved gently up a wall.

A Chattanooga developer is planning to build the first new major apartment complex in Red Bank in years — much to the dismay of neighbors.

Lisa Price turned a few homemade batches of lotion into a multimillion dollar beauty company that pulls in an estimated $40 million in revenue annually — but she still feels like a young entrepreneur.

State investigators faulted Wrigley Manufacturing in the October 2013 death of a 34-year-old employee at the Chattanooga plant, according to the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

It's been a week since Phil Talley sold Chickamauga Drug Store to Fred's Pharmacy and moved the store from its decades-old home in downtown Chickamauga to a white corner in the back of a Fred's Super Dollar about two miles away.

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »

advertisement
advertisement

Find a Business

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.