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Carroll’s labor of love chronicles biggest acts to play Chattanooga over the years
Chattanooga broadcaster David Carroll was browsing the comments on his blog when he spotted a friendly argument about an opening act at UTC Arena “back in the day.” Did Lynyrd Skynyrd open for so-and-so, or something along those lines, he recalls.
Campbell, Fleissner legal collaboration lives on
Tennessee auto liability tome had humble beginnings
Buried between the lines of a prim and proper legal tome titled “Tennessee Automobile Liability Insurance” is the story of a friendship that formed years before its first chapter was written and ended with the untimely death of one of its authors.
The Guild goes big on build-to-rent townhomes
SVN | SFR Capital Management, a private commercial real estate investment firm that focuses on the single-family build-for-rent housing sector, and RP Homes, a Southeast regional builder, have entered into a joint venture to acquire and lease homes across the Southeast.
Real estate’s impact on our state’s economy
Everywhere you look, the economy is showing signs of making a strong comeback. In spite of supply chain issues, progress is being made.
Dr. Lawrence Yun, chief economist and senior vice president of research at the National Association of Realtors, always has a way of making abstract statistics more concrete. Last week, he gave a hopeful outlook for the nation’s economy:
An eye on home security
Along with road trips to visit family or flights to somewhere warmer, it’s important for homeowners and renters alike to take stock of their home security with the holidays quickly approaching.
Each year, there are over 2.5 million burglaries across the U.S., with the FBI estimating an average value lost per burglary of $2,416.
Local philanthropists join Erlanger Foundation
Ashley Evans and Stefanie Wittler-Beavers have joined the Erlanger Health System Foundation. Evans has joined as the director of major and planned giving for Erlanger, and Wittler-Beavers has been appointed the director of major and planned giving for Children’s Hospital at Erlanger.
Rock City, EPB, Seven States Power deploy educational solar arbor
Rock City, EPB and Seven States Power Corporation have completed a new solar-powered arbor that will reduce energy consumption at Rock City.
The partners began construction of the plant arbor near the Rock City guest entrance in August 2021. Power from the solar arbor is connected to the ticket booth. The solar canopy will generate approximately 16,800 kilowatt-hours of renewable energy annually – enough to power 40 refrigerators or 3,200 cell phones for an entire year. Lightwave Solar served as the contractor for the construction of the solar arbor.
Financial Focus: Financial tips for new veterans
On Veterans Day, we honor the men and women who have served in our armed forces. If you’ve recently separated or retired from the military, or you will be leaving soon, you can be proud of the service you’ve provided to your country. But once you’re a veteran, away from the structure and imperatives of the military, you may need to take greater control over managing your finances and protecting your family.
Vols welcome alumni, high-riding Dawgs for biggest game
Most football programs schedule a downtrodden opponent for their homecoming game to celebrate an easy win. Tennessee went in the exact opposite direction this season.
The Vols (5-4, 3-3) are hosting No. 1 Georgia (9-0, 7-0) in an SEC East showdown that is attracting national media attention. The 51st meeting between the programs is the SEC on CBS game of the week at 2:30 CST, and SEC Nation will be broadcasting on-site in Knoxville.
7-2 Titans are an anomaly in pass-happy NFL
Those who grew up on Sesame Street will remember the game and accompanying song: “One of These Things is Not Like the Other.”
In the NFL version, always go with the Tennessee Titans as the odd man out.
Even before Derrick Henry was lost last week with a foot injury, the Titans were different from NFL franchises, relying on a 1980s run-first philosophy rather than depending on a flashy, elusive quarterback like Patrick Mahomes or Josh Allen. They also are not to be confused with teams led by the likes of Aaron Rodgers or Tom Brady that toss the ball around 40 times a game.
How to prep your vehicle for winter driving
Driving your vehicle when there’s snow and ice on the roads can be a little intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. Edmunds’ experts have five steps you can take now that will pay off come winter.
Get Your Vehicle Inspected
Bitter cold can increase wear and tear on certain parts of your vehicle, particularly if it’s getting on in years. But to the untrained eye, these potential problem areas aren’t always easy to find.