It was in 2006 when Peggy Hamby began noticing a dramatic personality change in her father. Martin Hamby, a normally calm man, would go from anxious to depressed to wild, she recalls.
BARRY COURTER: Lisa, in addition to all of the eating I plan to do this week — and it's a considerable amount — there are quite a few big events on the schedule. Thanksgiving is Thursday, of course, so that's the big one, but that also means the Lighted Boat Parade is the next day, and there is something new that a lot of people are excited about. Ice on the Landing — the outdoor ice skating rink down at the riverfront — opens that night as well.
Last year, more than 1,200 victims of domestic violence and more than 635 victims of sexual violence were served by the secular Partnership for Families, Children and Adults in Chattanooga.
The 120 or so people who will watch a special screening of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1" today will no doubt be watching to see the work of stars Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth and the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, but they'll also be keeping eyes peeled for a local actor as well.
Chattanooga artist Sandy Boone was thinking of Leonard Cohen — poet and singer for the beautiful losers — when she entered into the flow, a trance-like state that athletes call "The Zone."
My 8-year-old has developed an interest in the National Football League.
Four days from today, many will be gathering with loved ones to celebrate Thanksgiving. You know, it's the holiday between Halloween and Christmas that gets lost in the pre-Christmas shopping frenzy.
Who can’t use some holiday tips to simplify life or be more productive during the seasonal blitz of cooking, wrapping and trimming?
We are entering what is, to me, one of the most wonderful times of the year.
• Riverside High Class of 1966 is meeting today at 1 p.m. at the Veteran’s Club, 2114 Wilder St. For more information, call Wilma Brown at 423-602-8332 or Louise Pruitt at 423-255-7786.
• Jim Ricketts and Crystle Elam, 6 p.m. today, Praise & Worship Family Outreach Center, 100 Cannon Ave., Jasper, Tenn.; also 11 a.m. Sunday, White Creek Baptist Church, 131 Abels Valley Road, Rockwood, Tenn.; 7 p.m. Wednesday, Short Creek Baptist Church, 892 County Road 50, Athens, Tenn.; 7 p.m. Friday, Cooke Ministry Center, 714 Walter St., Athens, Tenn.; 775-2806.
There is a current television advertisement that features several good-looking new cars with the caption: “All roads lead home.” That’s certainly true for me at Thanksgiving.
Q: How do I keep my new daffodil bulbs safe before I plant them and what is the best way to plant them?
Karen Guethlein started Brick Kiln Handmade Pottery in her living room, firing pieces in a 50-year-old kiln with no experience other than what she taught herself from YouTube videos.