Chattanooga Chamber Calendar For Sept. 25-29

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Here is the calendar for the Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce for Sept. 25-29:

Tuesday, Sept. 26, Government Contracting: Managing the Maze to Get the Contract
9-11:30 a.m.
BrightBridge Women’s Business Center: 535 Chestnut St., Ste. 161
Are you ready for government contracting? How to sell your products and services to federal, state and/or local governments. How to register in proper databases for consideration to government contracting. Presented by Paul Middlebrooks, University of TN Procurement Technical Assistance Center. Reserve your free seat at brightbridgewbc.org/event/ContractingMaze/

Tuesday, Sept. 26, LCAA AM Regathering
7:30-9 a.m.
Peet's Coffee: 819 Chestnut St, Chattanooga, TN 37402

Tuesday, Sept. 26, East Brainerd Chamber Council Meeting
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Car Barn: 6721 Heritage Business Court
Speaker: Ruthie Thompson, THRIVE 2055
$12 

Wednesday, Sept. 27, Mastermind: Solving Business Problems in Real Time
10:30 a.m. – Noon
BrightBridge Women’s Business Center: 535 Chestnut St., Ste. 161
Presented by Andrea Hardaway, MBA | Amplio, LLC. Get answers to the issues that are holding you back!  This interactive session will demonstrate the power of collaboration and  connection in order to solve real-life business problems. Participants will have the opportunity to get solid feedback and guidance on pressing issues relating to customers, service, teams, processes and performance.  At the conclusion, attendees will have learned effective strategies for working with others to discover solutions to current problems. Reserve your free seat at brightbridgewbc.org/event/mastermind/

Thursday, Sept. 28, Enterprise Gateway Chamber Council Meeting
8:15-9:30 a.m.
Hospice of Chattanooga: 4411 Oakwood Dr.
Speaker: Dr. Robert Liddell, Director of Career Services UTC
$10 

Thursday, Sept. 28, Ribbon Cutting for dcBLOX
10 a.m.
DC BLOX: 807 E 16th St. 

Friday, Sept. 29, Ribbon Cutting for Fast Pace Urgent Care
Noon
Fast Pace Urgent Care : 9325 Dayton Pike 

For the most up-to-date event information visit www.chattanoogachamber.com 


 
 




Rembrandt Conservator Works To Restore Historic TVA Mural

An art conservator who can count a  Rembrandt painting  among his many restoration projects is now working to save a mural at Norris Dam. The severely damaged artwork was discovered behind a dated gold-colored shag rug bolted to the powerhouse lobby wall during preparations for the plant’s 80 th  anniversary celebration in 2016. The mural—painted by TVA artist ... (click for more)

Tennessee Supreme Court Affirms Mother's Convictions For 1st-Degreee Murder And Aggravated Child Abuse Of Newborn Twins

In a unanimous opinion, the Tennessee Supreme Court affirmed the convictions of Lindsey Lowe for first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse, stemming from the deaths of her newborn twins caused by her smothering the infants shortly after birth.  Prior to trial, Ms. Lowe moved to suppress evidence obtained under a search warrant, based on the fact that one of the three ... (click for more)

Person Killed, 2 Injured In Accident On Suck Creek Road Saturday Morning

Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office deputies and traffic investigators were on the scene of an accident that occurred at approximately  8:45 a.m.  near the 2100 block of Suck Creek Road. The accident involved two vehicles, a van and a car. Reports at this time are only preliminary, but two people sustained injuries and were transported by HCEMS to a local hospital. ... (click for more)

A Jury For 2nd Time Convicts Randall Reed Of Murdering 70-Year-Old Woman In 2011

A jury for the second time has convicted Randall Reed of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of 70-year-old Jane Stokes in East Ridge. The verdict was returned in the courtroom of Judge Tom Greenholtz’s on Friday. The earlier verdict had been thrown out by an appeals court. Reed testified in his own behalf. The victim was murdered in her home during a robbery in 2011. ... (click for more)

Just Recuse Yourself

Pam Fleenor, have you ever heard the terms “conflict of interest” or “appearance of impropriety”? It’s a foregone conclusion that Robin Smith will be victorious in Chancellor Fleenor’s courtroom. Here’s another term you may want to re-examine, recuse yourself.   Rusty Munger (click for more)

Not My University: Why I’m Not Okay With Mike Pence Coming To Lee University - And Response (6)

As a student of Lee University, who is well-aware of the Lee administration’s more conservative stance in politics, I am upset about Mike Pence visiting the university and being welcomed on our campus. Although I respect that Pence is in a position of authority as our nation’s Vice President, and that he likewise deserves the right to hold his own opinions in regards to the issues ... (click for more)