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• Hixson Council Community Coffee Tuesday from 8 to 9 a.m. at Country Inn & Suites, 5000 New Country Drive. Free event.
Mimi Dubose led Georgia Southern with 20 points in a 75-62 win over Wofford at the Southern Conference women's basketball tournament Friday in Asheville, N.C.
Tennessee Temple University will play for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Division I men's basketball championship tonight after beating the Apprentice School from Newport News, Va., in Thursday's late game, 73-59. Temple (21-11) took control early and led 45-27 at halftime.
Randy Belcher, who escaped from a Silverdale Correctional Facility work crew Thursday, is back in custody.
• Brainerd Baptist Church BX (Brainerd Crossroads), 4011 Austin St.; 6-8 p.m. Friday; Christian Ministry to Israel’s 70th anniversary celebration features seder supper, children’s game, songs, prayers, drama and blowing of shofar; free but reservations required and love offering will be taken; 855-4818.
The fourth-seeded Chattanooga State women's basketball team won its quarterfinal Thursday in the TCCAA/NJCAA Region VII tournament at Roane State, 81-78 over Dyersburg State, but third-seeded Cleveland State lost 71-63 to Southwest Tennessee.
Whitfield County, Ga. — Two men, one from LaFayette, Ga., and the other from Chattanooga, were arrested Wednesday after a high-speed chase and charged with methamphetamine trafficking and other offenses, a news release states.
Tennessee Temple edged third-seeded Victory 73-70 in overtime as the USCAA Division I men's national basketball tournament began Wednesday in Uniontown, Pa.
The Chattanooga-based Double Cola Co. is launching natural products Minoku Coconut Water and Zili Tea at the Natural Products Expo West this week in Anaheim, Calif.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's golf team jumped six places in finishing fourth out of 36 teams Tuesday in the Kiawah Island Classic tournament. The Mocs' 300 was the best final round except for champion Kent State's 298. Kent State won at 892, but UTC at 908 was only two strokes behind Penn State and one behind High Point. UTC's Emily McLennan closed with a 71 for a 222 that tied her for fourth place, and Jordan Britt tied for 17th at 226 with Agathe Sauzon sharing 33rd at 229 and Isabella Loza tied for 53rd at 233.