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  1. Point Park Offers Fee Free Weekend Feb. 14-16Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Parks announce the waiver of entrance fees to Point Park, atop Lookout Mountain, from Saturday, Feb. 14 through Monday, Feb. 16. Visitors will experience the majestic views of Chattanooga's surrounding landscape from our nation's first national military park.

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  2. Investigators Believe They've Identified Human RemainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVC

    Investigators in Dade county believe human remains found on the side of Lookout Mountain are those of a missing woman. Last June, Justine Marie Creech's daughter discovered that her mother was missing.

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  3. Beer Jobs Bill drops at Gold DomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Why is Georgia one of the few states in the country that doesn't allow its breweries to sell their beer directly to customers, refusing thousands of jobs and millions of dollars from its homegrown beer industry? The answer is a complicated one, but it mostly comes down to Georgia's wholesaler-friendly interpretation of the three-tier system of alcohol distribution. Oh, and all the money and influence the Georgia Beer Wholesalers Association wields to insure that interpretation never changes.

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  4. CCS pulls off win over OakwoodRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    The Cleveland Christian School Crusaders began their last home stand of the season with a much-needed win Tuesday evening against a fellow SCAA South Division team, Oakwood Christian Academy from Chickamauga, Ga. CCS took the early lead from the tip, getting out to a quick 8-0 lead.

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  5. UPDATED: Remains Found In Dade CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Dade County Sentinel

    UPDATE: Thursday, January 29, 2015 Dade County Sheriff Ray Cross says there is a strong possibility that the remains found in the woods Wednesday are those of Marie Creech, a Dade County school bus driver who has been missing since June.

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  6. Missing Marie Creech's Van Found in Dade CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WTVC

    Tonight the Dade County Sheriff and investigators tell us there is a strong possibility that the remains found in the woods today are those of Marie Creech- a Dade County bus driver who has been missing since June. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime scene unit and the Dade County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene on Burkhalter Gap Road near Lookout Mountain this afternoon, where they say a hiker reported seeing the human remains.

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  7. Spend a romantic Valentine's Day in one of these Chattanooga area B&BsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    It's that time of year when colorful roses, boxes of chocolates, and conversation hearts line the grocery store aisles and florist shops. While these traditions are lovely - and most likely still expected by sweethearts everywhere - the Chattanooga area has some additional offerings that are sure to make this Valentine's Day one of the most romantic and memorable ones to date.

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  8. Lee Establishes Grant For Young AlumniRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Office of Alumni Relations at Lee University has established the Young Alumni Professional Development Grant, awarded to young professionals in the early stages of their career to support alumni development in the early years following graduation.

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  9. John Shearer: The Chattanooga Mansions Designed By Pringle And Smith, Part 1Read the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Pringle and Smith architecture firm of Atlanta designed a number of large and aesthetically pleasing homes in Riverview and on Lookout Mountain.

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  10. Police Identify Victim of Deadly Hit and Run in RossvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WTVC

    Police are still looking for the suspect of a deadly hit and run that happened in Rossville over the weekend. A man in a wheelchair was hit and killed by a driver on a neighborhood road.

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  11. Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For Jan. 16-22Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    Terry Nelson Galloway, 27, of 62 Savannah Way, Fort Oglethorpe was arrested January 20 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

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  12. Federal Jury Convicts Chattanooga Pain Clinics OwnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WTVC

    A jury has convicted Barbara Lang, a.k.a. "Aunt Bea," 60, of Rossville, Ga., of conspiring to illegally distribute controlled substances at Superior One Pain Clinic and Primary Care Pain Clinic, two pain management clinics owned and operated by Lang. The jury also convicted Lang of operating drug-involved businesses at five of the six locations used by the clinics.

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  13. Choral Arts Cabaret And Silent Auction Is Feb. 5Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Chattanoogan.com

    The Choral Arts Cabaret and Silent Auction will be held on Thursday, Feb. 5, from 7-10 p.m. at Bessie Smith Hall at 200 MLK Blvd. Heavy hors d'oeuvers will be served, catered by 212 Market.

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  14. Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For Jan. 9-15Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    James Deforest Powell, 30, of 227 Howell Drive, Fort Oglethorpe was arrested January 9 on a charge of attempting to obtain a controlled substance.

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  15. David Davis Will Perform In Ringgold Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Bluegrass star David Davis and his trio with Stan Wilemon and Robert Montgomery will appear at Sacred Sounds Fridays, Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ringgold Depot, corner of Depot Street and U.S. 41 in Ringgold, Ga.

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  16. Dalton Little Theatre's Youth Ensemble Theatre's Next AuditionsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Dalton Little Theatre's Youth Ensemble Theatre will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of Disney's "Aladdin: Dual Language Edition" on Monday, Jan. 26 and Tuesday, Jan. 27 from 6-8 p.m. at the theatre.

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  17. Clint Powell: What Does Your Company Smell Like?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    So, what does your company smell like? Odd question, right? Well let me see if I can somehow herd the cats in my head and make sense of the silliness.

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  18. Professor Elected To American Psychological Association's Council Of RepresentativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    Dr. Nicky Ozbek, UTC professor of Psychology, was elected to the American Psychological Association's Council of Representatives.

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  19. Hamilton County Gears Up For Making Strides Against Breast CancerRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk of Hamilton County will be held on Oct. 25 at a to be determined location.

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  20. #6 Lady Vols Win 11th In Row, 54-42, At AuburnRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    The 11-game winning streak is the longest by Tennessee since a 25-game streak at the end of the 2010-11 season.

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