At first glance, buying shoes or picking up a blender might not seem like the best way to help homeless animals. But that’s the idea behind the new Wally’s Friend Thrift Store at the Cat Clinic.
Chattanooga Market is all about fresh, local and tasty — especially so this Sunday, Aug. 3, for the celebration of National Farmers Market Day.
They're not just for breakfast.
My mother died on Wednesday afternoon, July 9, surrounded by family and friends.
It started with an outdoor garden to attract wildlife. Then came a new lighting system to reduce energy use. A recycling program followed that.
It's been one month since my mother, who was diagnosed as having eight inoperable, malignant brain tumors, entered the health care system in Chattanooga.
The last two weeks have been the most exhausting — mentally and physically — days of my life. One day last week, I gave my Chihuahua my hormone pill, and I took her prednisone. I'm seriously exhausted.
When it comes to seeking inspiration for works of art, a group of local artists need only to look toward the heavens.
Dana Smith was not only a creative bride, she was a frugal one.
In 2008, Tommy DeCarlo traded in his orange apron for a microphone.
Allen Stone made a lasting impression on Chattanooga music lovers last summer when he performed at Nightfall.
My 85-year-old mother has fallen several times in recent weeks and, as of now, is having a difficult time with mobility. So she’s staying with my husband and me.
It was just a pedicure. But it could've killed Kim Ealy.
In March, I was diagnosed with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Better known as MRSA.
I am no longer in the running for "Grandmother of the Year."
When Shehan McFadden gave her valedictorian speech at Signal Mountain High School last week, she shared the spotlight with nearly 170 classmates.
When Scott Leach enrolled in the University of Chattanooga in 1962, he had no idea what to declare as a major.
Rachael Welch not only attended her first StyleWorks fashion show this year, she co-chaired the annual event, which raises money for Siskin Children's Institute.
StyleWorks isn't just about the clothing; it's also about the kids.
Rich Heinsman doesn’t mind people calling him “the ponytail lawyer,” as long as they know his name.
In the last few years, my hectic lifestyle affords little spare time to enjoy a relaxing dinner at a restaurant.
Make plans to head out early to the Chattanooga Market on Sunday, May 18. The Strawberry Festival is always one of the most popular days of the season.
Athena Davis made a mistake.
Danielle Nicole Phillips was not a fan of monogramming.
There is not a role I take more seriously than being a grandmother.
For Lynn Chapman, playing bridge for 45 years has turned the card game into much more than entertainment. It's a lifestyle.
Trey Joyner’s love of teaching science goes far beyond the classroom.
A highlight of our family’s Easter celebration was the interaction my grandchildren had with my stepson, Matthew, his girlfriend, Kristen, and my daughter, Karah.
When Suzanne Mortimer left Prague after a six-week visit last summer, she didn't go away empty-handed.
Many children are familiar with windmills, especially the colorful pinwheel styles they can hold in their hands. But do they know the true value of the energy they generate?
As a child, Mary Alice Haney dreamed of creating beautiful fashions for glamorous people.
When his family doctor couldn't determine why David Nall felt a frequent need to urinate at night, much more often than during the day, he sent him to a specialist for further tests.
Mike Payne believes he knows why his marriage of 27 years didn’t last. He and his former wife concentrated on their two children and not their relationship, he says.
Like most high school girls heading to prom, Hope Henry was excited.
A study about grandparenting published by the National Institutes of Health told me something I already know: Caring for a grandchild brings benefits which, in a given situation, may mitigate or even outweigh caregiving demands.
When Diane Human heard the word “concrete,” she associated it with roads and retaining walls.
Andy Lewis can't wait for Chattanooga Market to open.
Her long blond hair, fair complexion and sweet smile belies the warrior that is Heather Williams.
Creations ready to roll for Scenic City Art Car Weekend
Some wildly creative works of art will be tooling along downtown streets during the third annual Scenic City Art Car Weekend, scheduled April 4-5.
My husband loves gardening.
Tim Shults says he's got a beard for just one reason — he hates to shave.
The world's going to hell in a handbasket, says the Rev. Carroll Allen, pastor of Ringgold Church of God, and he just can't stand around and do nothing.
What do Garrett Morgan, Lewis Latimer, Lonnie Johnson and Benjamin Banneker have in common?
A few weeks ago, Felicia Jackson was the last person on Earth who would reveal her weight on social media. Now she does it daily.
There's nothing my grandchildren would rather do than play outside.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in town with new production
Cathy Carden loves every member of her somewhat unusual family, which in addition to her husband and two young sons includes three Asian elephants, two horses, three camels, seven Shetland ponies and seven dogs.
Sarah Maddux has been wearing glasses since the fifth grade, but it wasn’t until she was a senior in high school that she got a pair she liked.
I just spent 16 days in paradise with my husband — warm ocean, gentle breezes, incredible food and glorious sunsets. What more could I want?
Sylvia Hall never leaves home without wearing makeup — foundation, powder, blush, lipstick, eye shadow and mascara.