Community News - East Hamilton

Chattanooga Dads helps busy fathers spend quality time with their families

Published Feb. 20 2019

DeAngelo Jelks wasn't able to be around much during his daughter Victoria's early years.

Survey says people want greenway connection, splash pad for parks in Collegedale, Tennessee

Published Feb. 20 2019

Survey results from Collegedale's recent recreational survey show new greenway connections and a splash pad among park-users' top desires.

Newk's Eatery opens first Chattanooga location in East Brainerd

Published Feb. 13 2019

Fast-casual restaurant chain Newk's Eatery is opening its first Chattanooga location in East Brainerd Monday, Feb. 25, and is celebrating...

Wauhatchie launches forest preschool at Audubon Acres

Published Feb. 13 2019

Wauhatchie School, which launched the first forest kindergarten in the state in 2015, is starting a satellite location at Audubon...

Collegedale officers acknowledged for leading school bus passing violation crackdown

Published Feb. 13 2019

Three Collegedale Police Department officers were recently applauded for leading an initiative that has sought to make the city a...

Home to Home Rental offers baby gear for tourists, grandparents

Published Feb. 6 2019

Anyone who's ever traveled with a baby knows there's an arsenal of gear that must come along for the ride...

Experience healing power of sound at Ooltewah wellness center

Published Feb. 6 2019

Ooltewah resident Mario Aranda, who owns Spiral Garden Wellness Center along with his wife, Judy, led people on a path...

CycleBar studio opens in East Brainerd

Published Feb. 6 2019

Ooltewah residents Kelly and David Grob have opened a CycleBar studio in East Brainerd — the first location of the...

Ooltewah High students use luxury cars to inspire clothing designs

Published Feb. 6 2019

On a chilly January afternoon, Ooltewah High School students gathered around a Porsche 911 Carrera 4S, admiring the iconic silhouette...

Thrive welcomes local innovators to brainstorm solutions for freight traffic

Published Jan. 30 2019

Bridgett Massengill still remembers the day she showed a group of local students a picture of cargo ships docking at...

Two developers withdraw East Brainerd Road requests

Published Jan. 23 2019

Two developers hit a roadblock last week in their plans to bring more commercial offerings to East Brainerd Road. Rezoning...

East Ridge to vote on land for dog park, animal shelter

Published Jan. 16 2019

East Ridge is eyeing property on the corner of East End and Oakdale avenues for construction of a dog park...

Small East Brainerd church makes big impact on on lives of people in need

Published Jan. 16 2019

Cornerstone Community Church is a small congregation, with an average of about 20 people attending service each Sunday.

CrossFit Brigade expands footprint

Published Jan. 16 2019

The first location opened seven years ago on the North Shore's Cherokee Boulevard, and moved across the street to a...

East Brainerd pastor releases first book

Published Jan. 9 2019

East Brainerd resident Ruth Thomas spent many years living with guilt, until a church service she attended brought her to...

UTC adopts Future Ready Institute at Tyner

Published Jan. 9 2019

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has become the latest community partner to adopt one of Hamilton County Schools' 20...

Collegedale launches Fireside Chat series

Published Jan. 2 2019

The city of Collegedale's Parks and Recreation Department is kicking off its three-part Fireside Chat Storytelling Series Jan. 4.

Students pitch business ideas at youth entrepreneurship competition

Published Jan. 2 2019

They may not have graduated high school yet, but scores of local high school students now have viable ideas for...

DAR brightens holiday for Chattanooga area vets

Published Jan. 2 2019

Local chapters of the Daughters and Sons of the American Revolution always host a Christmastime luncheon at Chattanooga's Veterans Affairs...

Chattanooga baker opens Joy Macarons

Published Dec. 26 2018

Local baker Emily Oody has been impressing customers with cakes for years with her home-based business, Nooga Sweet Spot. Now,...

Camp Jordan renovations to begin next month

Published Dec. 26 2018

Camp Jordan is getting a $2.3 million face lift for the new year.

Future Ready students see history in action through interactive bus tour

Published Dec. 19 2018

Approximately 100 students from Tyner Academy got a firsthand look at how today's history is being recorded when they boarded...

Thrive combines yoga with CBD

Published Dec. 19 2018

While the holidays can be the most wonderful time of the year, they can also be among the most stressful....