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11:47am

Sun August 26, 2012
Arts & Culture

Chattanooga Theatre Centre opens 89th Season

CTC opens 2012-13 Season with 'Cabaret' on the Main Stage.    Season Subscriptions will be available through September 7th, 2012.  

1:26pm

Fri August 24, 2012
Building The Future

The Urban Design Challenge Is Over. Now What?

Six teams of architects created six concept designs to improve various city blocks and neighborhoods downtown.  It was part of a year-long contest called The Urban Design Challenge.  In this segment, we discuss what it would take to make these designs real.

1:00pm

Fri August 24, 2012
Famous In A Small Town

Make-A-Wish Grants A Night Of Stardom To Teen Singer

Michelle Stratton poses in a publicity photo.
Make A Wish Foundation of East Tennessee

Michelle Stratton, a Red Bank sophomore, loves singing country music.  She's been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a condition that affects her lungs and impairs her breathing.  Despite that, she sings loud and proud.  Saturday, August 25th, she'll sing country music hits at the UTC Fine Arts Center.  The concert is free and open to the public.

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10:02am

Fri August 24, 2012
Community

Free Health Screenings

This Sunday the Erlanger Health Day at the Chattanooga Market offers health and wellness information and a variety of free health screenings. 

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12:28pm

Thu August 23, 2012
Arts & Culture

Calling for 10 minute playwrights

The third annual Ten for Tenn Play Festival presented by the Fine Arts and Theater Department of Tennessee Wesleyan College has extended the deadline for script submissions. 

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10:23am

Thu August 23, 2012
Community

Star Night Golden Jubilee

The golden anniversary of Star Night will be celebrated Saturday, August 25th at the Chattanooga Convention Center.

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6:59pm

Wed August 22, 2012
Unheard History

Chattanooga MLK Interview Comes to Light, After More Than 50 Years

Dr. Martin Luther King gives his "I Have a Dream" speech on August 28, 1963, in Washington, D.C.
National Archives and Records Administration

A Chattanooga man recently discovered something in his attic that has caught the attention of the world: a never before heard recording of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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11:26am

Wed August 22, 2012

10:41am

Wed August 22, 2012
MUSIC

'Reel Old School' Documentary Explores Analog and Digital Recording

Digital versus analog recording is a heavy debate amongst audiophiles, and it's the topic for the new documentary Reel Old School.

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10:16am

Tue August 21, 2012
A New 'Do

Updos, French Rolls, Waterfalls: Styling Hair With Justine Jones

Justine Jones styles a customer's hair at her shop on Glass Street.
Mary Helen Miller WUTC

Justine Jones owns Ashanti Hair Design in East Chattanooga. She starts by analyzing her customers' hair and face shape, and sometimes they give her instructions as simple as, "Tina, just go for it."

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11:06am

Mon August 20, 2012
Marco!

Bike Polo Group Is Here To Play... Not To Win

Bike polo players ride around an old tennis court with homemade mallets.
Mary Helen Miller WUTC

A couple of times each week, about a dozen people gather at an old tennis court in Chattanooga. They're on bikes. They bring mallets. They're here to play bike polo.

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8:44am

Mon August 20, 2012
Community

A Peek at Technology Solutions

InfoSystems is hosting the Technology Convergence Showcase, an event that will highlight technology solutions for business, at the Sheraton Read House Hotel on August 28th.

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10:42am

Sun August 19, 2012
Arts & Culture

Theater for the New South Revives Ancient Greek 'Medea'

Lizzie Chazen as Medea

With a cast of nine, Director Blake Harris has set this production of Euripides's ‘Medea’ in the 1930′s during the Dust Bowl on a military base in America.

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9:29am

Fri August 17, 2012
Community

Stuff the Bus at the Market

The Chattanooga Market is a nonprofit that supports other nonprofits in the region almost every weekend and August 19th they are teaming up with the United Way of Greater Chattanooga for Live United Day.

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1:43pm

Thu August 16, 2012
Missing Missionaries

Norton Search Team Narrowing In On Sand Mountain Pilot Who Vanished

Bob Norton, his wife and several passengers disappeared in a 2009 plane crash.  Norton was from the Sand Mountain area, but he'd moved to Venezuela and become a medical missionary pilot.  Friends formed the Norton Search Team, and they're getting closer to finding the wreckage--but they need funds.

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