Susan Pierce (Reporter, Photographer)

Phone: 423-757-6284
E-mail: spierce@timesfreepress.com
Bio:
Susan Palmer Pierce is a reporter and columnist in the Life department. She began her journalism career as a summer employee 1972 for the News Free Press, typing bridal announcements and photo captions. She became a full-time employee in 1980, working her way up to feature writer, then special sections editor, then Lifestyle editor in 1995 until the merge of the NFP and Times in 1999. She was honored with the 2007 Chattanooga Woman of Distinction, is a graduate of the Holmberg Arts Leadership Institute and is past president of the Chattanooga Alpha Delta Pi Alumnae Association. Susan has two sons and one granddaughter. She enjoys reading and lives for time at the beach. Contact Susan at 423-757-6284 or spierce@timesfreepress.com.

Good Cause Calendar

Published Feb. 25 2018

FEBRUARY

East Brainerd Community Theater presents Pulitzer-winning 'Wit'

Published Feb. 21 2018

East Brainerd Community Theater will present four performances of "Wit," the Pulitzer Prize-winning one-act play by Margaret Edson Thursday through...

'Red, Hot & Blue' is a rousing revue of American music

Published Feb. 21 2018

A rousing revue of American music presented by some of Cleveland, Tenn.'s top talent will help the Allied Arts Council...

Four workshops coming up for those who dig gardening

Published Feb. 21 2018

Have this week's spring-like temperatures made you antsy to start digging in the garden? If you've got a case of...

Jazzanooga presents 'God's Trombones'

Published Feb. 21 2018

Jazzanooga is holding a presentation of one of the most celebrated African-American literary classics, "God's Trombones," on Sunday afternoon, Feb....

Out & About Calendar - Feb. 21-28

Published Feb. 21 2018

Exhibits, culture, outdoor fun and more around town.

Good Cause Calendar

Published Feb. 18 2018

FEBRUARY

Chattanooga Symphony & Opera presents 'Big Band Fever!'

Published Feb. 14 2018

A hometown son returns to perform a tribute to his music teacher and mentor, the late Jay Craven, when the...

My Bloody Valentine haunted house will get your heart pumping

Published Feb. 14 2018

Jeff Chambers is launching a new Valentine's event that will make other haunted house owners eat their hearts out.

Good Cause Calendar

Published Feb. 11 2018

FEBRUARY

Second Presbyterian dedicates restored organ in Sunday concert

Published Feb. 10 2018

In an era when many churches are gravitating to keyboards, guitars and drums to accompany congregational singing, Second Presbyterian Church...

Q&A: Country singer's show is an autobiographical look at loss, life and love

Published Feb. 9 2018

A videotaped interview with country superstar Reba McEntire circulated on social media the weekend of the Grammy Awards to promote...


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Out & About Calendar - Feb. 7-14

Published Feb. 7 2018

Exhibits, culture, outdoor fun and more around town.

Chattanoogan featured in Super Bowl commercial [video]

Published Feb. 4 2018

Damon Gillespie, a graduate of Chattanooga Center for Creative Arts, was featured in a Super Bowl commercial Sunday night when...

Good Cause Calendar

Published Feb. 4 2018

FEBRUARY

Dinner and the Arts raises $28,000 [photos]

Published Feb. 4 2018

-What: Dinner and the Arts fundraiser at Center for Creative Arts was a sold-out success with 410 guests attending the...

Jermaine Purifory kicks off new concert series in Cleveland, Tenn.

Published Jan. 31 2018

A new concert series, Music Under the Stars, kicks off Thursday night, Feb. 1, in Cleveland, Tenn., sponsored by...

Chickamauga Civil War Show coming to Dalton, Ga., Convention Center

Published Jan. 31 2018

With vendors occupying 475 tables, the Chickamauga Civil War Show is "the biggest show in this part of the country,"...

Lauren Alaina featured on 'Forever My Girl' soundtrack

Published Jan. 24 2018

Reviews of the movie "Forever My Girl" haven't been enthusiastic, but there's a lot of hype for the movie's soundtrack...

Mt. Joy's tour with Neko Case is part of breakout year

Published Jan. 24 2018

Only four weeks into January, and 2018 is already shaping up to be a stellar year for Mt. Joy.