Morning Pointe Senior Living Celebrates "Cow Appreciation Day"

Thursday, July 13, 2017

"Herds" of Morning Pointe Senior Living residents celebrated Cow Appreciation Day 2017 at Chick-fil-A locations across the Southeast. The seniors at the assisted living and memory care communities created cow costumes to prepare for the annual event hosted by the chicken sandwich franchise.

 

Morning Pointe supports local businesses through fun activities and events as part of the life enrichment and Meaningful Day programs.



Erlanger Holds Health Fair Day Oct. 8

More than 20 Erlanger departments and healthcare specialists will be on hand during the annual “Erlanger Health Fair Day” at the Chattanooga Market on Sunday, Oct. 8.  In addition to obtaining information and counseling on a variety of healthcare issues, market-goers will also be able to make onsite appointments with physicians located throughout the Tri-State region.   ... (click for more)

Free Smoking Cessation Courses Beginning In October And November At CHI Memorial

CHI Memorial’s Rees Skillern Cancer Institute offers a free seven-week Freedom From Smoking program.   "The program helps participants learn how to beat tobacco addiction, lifestyle changes that make quitting easier, stress management, how to avoid weight gain and how to stay smoke-free for good," officials said.  "Freedom From Smoking is an American Lung Association ... (click for more)

Female CARTA Driver Has Unknown Liquid Thrown In Her Face; 4 Fellow Employees Also Taken To Hospital; 15 Fire Companies Respond

A female CARTA bus driver had an "unknown liquid" thrown in her face at the rear of the CARTA headquarters by Sholar Avenue on Tuesday morning, fire officials said. It is near Wilcox Boulevard and Holtzclaw Avenue. Four bystanders were also taken to the hospital.  Police said all those affected were CARTA employees, who may have gotten liquid on them while assisting the ... (click for more)

Opportunity Zone Begins Effort To Transform 12 Low-Performing County Schools

The Hamilton County Department of Education announced the new Opportunity Zone team that officials said "will ensure every student is post-secondary ready." The schools in this zone are: Brainerd High, The Howard School, East Lake Middle Academy, Dalewood Middle, Orchard Knob Middle, Barger Academy of Fine Arts, Calvin Donaldson Environmental Science Academy, Clifton Hills ... (click for more)

Titans Hide In The Locker Room

This Sunday, as has been widely reported, the Tennessee Titans and the Seattle Seahawks both chose to remain in their respective locker rooms during the playing of the National Anthem at Nissan Stadium.  Besides the fact that the NFL game operations manual has a rule regarding player behavior during the playing of the National Anthem which requires them to stand at attention ... (click for more)

Roy Exum - Why Al Took A Stand

“Help me, sir!” 18-year-old Jesse Dietrich cried to his lieutenant. “Please sir, I need help …” the Private First Class begged as blood streamed from where the kid had been shot in the chest during an intense Taliban ambush. The platoon leader had just dragged the 18-year-old by his backpack down a dark alley in withering gunfire, all the while returning fire over the fallen soldier ... (click for more)