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Four of the artists included in “Hunter Invitational III,” now on view at the Hunter Museum of American Art.

The free outdoor theater experience known as Movies at Center Park returns to downtown Chattanooga for three Saturdays next month.

Theater, dance, visual art and film.

Exhibits, culture, outdoor fun and more around town.

The iconic gates of Point Park, a National Park Service site at 112 Point Park Road on Lookout Mountain, will be thrown open for a casual evening of celebration from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. today, Aug. 28, for the Party at Point Park, the sixth annual National Treasures event hosted by the Friends of Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.

Fifty tickets to see famed cellist Yo-Yo Ma in concert with the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera on Thursday, Oct. 2, will be available for free to high school and college students, providing they turn in their paperwork on time.

Camp Jordan Jams, a monthly concert series at Camp Jordan Park in East Ridge, debuts Saturday, Aug. 30, with rising country singer Travis Dukes taking the stage.

Humming House, an indie-folk band from Nashville, will be looking to bring down the house.

It’s time to say goodbye to the boys of summer. The Chattanooga Lookouts will play their last home series today through Labor Day, Aug. 28-Sept. 1, against the Tennessee Smokies.

Concerts, recitals, jam sessions and more.

Live music, dancing, karaoke and bar scene happenings.

Award-winning contemporary Christian group Casting Crowns will bring the message from new album “Thrive” to Chattanooga.

Today, Aug. 28, is the deadline for creative types to sign up for Chattanooga’s first Mini Maker Faire.

A mail carrier fell out of her truck on Wednesday afternoon while delivering a package, causing the truck to roll into a house, according to a Hamilton County dispatcher.

Two students were hit in the parking lot of Rhea County High School after dismissal on Wednesday afternoon, according to a Rhea County dispatcher.

A 26-year-old man initially crashed his car at the 800 block of Chestnut Street downtown and continued to drive, until he got into a second crash on Rossville Avenue early Sunday morning, according to Tim McFarland, the public information officer for the Chattanooga Police Department.

The section of the Tennessee Riverwalk that has been closed for repairs will reopen at 3 p.m. today, county spokesman Mike Dunne said.

The Cleveland Police Department has identified a third suspect in the burglaries of several Cleveland churches.

The curb lane of northbound 200 Market Street and the eastbound direction of East Aquarium Way between Market Street and Cherry Street will be closed from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Thursday for signage installation.

A Chattanooga man has been charge with attempted murder in the shooting Tuesday of a 15-year-old boy on Taylor Street.

The Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department put out a fire caused by a cigarette left in a trashcan last night.

A 15-year-old black male came into Erlanger hospital this evening about 7:30 p.m. with a single gunshot wound to his right shoulder, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

Scales that can weigh everything from jellybeans to jalopies have been part of the Phil and George Anna Wehman collection.

A 15-year-old black male came into Erlanger hospital this evening about 7:30 p.m. with a single gunshot wound to his right shoulder, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

Police responded to a crash that killed a white male bicyclist who was hit by a red 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix Monday night around 9:50 p.m. in Athens, Tenn., according to a news release from the police department.

Police in Calhoun, Ga., arrested Derek Montae Bennett, 34, after he refused to stop at a traffic stop and led officers on a brief pursuit Tuesday morning.

A Gordon County, Ga., veteran officer has been named commander of the Georgia State Patrol post that includes Dalton, LaFayette and Calhoun, a news release states.

A suspect is wanted by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office for a reported carjacking that took place at the 58 Mart located at 8909 Highway 58 on Sunday.

A section of Boy Scout Road will be closed Thursday for installation of a storm sewer cross drain, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Traffic Engineer's Office.

The second suspect in the Cleveland church burglaries, 25-year-old Clint Neice, was arrested yesterday in Asheville, NC, said spokeswoman Evie West of the Cleveland Police Department.

JACKSON, Tenn. — D.J. Peterson's two-out single to center field in the seventh inning Monday night scored Tyler Mariette and Patrick Brady to propel the Jackson Generals to a 2-1 Southern League victory over Chattanooga and deny the Lookouts a share of the Southern League's North Division lead.

A salary of $53,046—the national median—has the same purchasing power in Hawaii as a salary of $39,106 in Mississippi.

Chattanooga voters will get the chance this fall to vote on whether to allow grocery stores to sell wine.

NASHVILLE — Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today announced the appointments of 118 Tennesseans to 52 boards and commissions.

Cleveland is getting a new city judge.

DALTON, Ga. — Skyy Raven Marie Mims, an aspiring model and fashion designer, today pleaded not guilty to murder in the slaying of a 37-year-old Whitfield County convenience store clerk.

A 41-year-old Whitwell, Tenn., woman was arrested Friday evening after a traffic stop and charged with driving under the influence and several drug offenses, a news release states.

Van De Wiele, one of the largest manufacturers of high performing machines for the textile industry, plans to invest $5 million in a Chattanooga facility that will create around 35 jobs and provide service and support for the company’s U.S. operations.

Crime Stoppers and the Hamilton County Sheriff’s office are seeking information on the location of Casey Adam Hall.

One family's carbon monoxide scare actually saved the lives of another Hixson family several doors down.

When Francis Middleton hadn’t been seen around her LaFayette, Ga., Langley Apartments home Saturday, neighbors went to check on her.

JACKSON, Tenn. — The Chattanooga Lookouts racked up 22 hits and defeated the Jackson Generals 15-4 in Southern League baseball Saturday night.

Two men were shot multiple times Saturday evening near 4805 Rogers Road, according to Chattanooga police.

A man who became ill in the Pocket Wilderness near Soddy-Daisy had to be rescued Saturday morning, authorities said.

A fire in Hixson caused substantial damage to a home at 6209 North Innsbrook Drive early Saturday morning.

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