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 email@example.com.
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26 Q 'N' BREW, Chattanooga Zoo, 301 N. Holtzclaw Ave., 4:30-7 p.m., $12 adult zoo members, $15 nonmembers, $7 children of zoo family members, $10 nonmember children.
The 80th Chattanooga Cotton Ball will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, at 6 p.m. in the Chattanooga Convention Center.
At 11 years old, Blaine Savage has already gotten some enviable autographs in his collection.
It's been 15 years since Trinity Garner Pearson competed in a beauty pageant.
The Chattanooga Music Teachers Association recently named its 2014 Teacher of the Year and awarded scholarships to rising high school freshman.
Sweet Georgia Sound plays its 50th gig at Chattanooga Market
Sweet Georgia Sound plays its 50th gig at Chattanooga Market.
Step back in time to the turn of the 20th century just by taking a short drive up Monteagle Mountain to the Monteagle Sunday School Assembly grounds on Friday, July 18.