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3:58pm

Wed May 4, 2011
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Tornado, Flooding Victims Should Register with FEMA

Chattanooga, TN – From FEMA:

Tennesseans affected by recent storms and flooding are urged to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) immediately.

President Barack Obama has declared four Tennessee counties - Bradley, Greene, Hamilton and Washington - federal disasters and eligible for federal assistance. Persons in this area should immediately register with the FEMA by calling 1-800-621-FEMA (3362).

Persons in emergency situations should immediately call 9-1-1 or their local Emergency Management Agency.

3:56pm

Wed May 4, 2011
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FEMA begins making contact with residents

Catoosa County, GA – From a recent media release:

According to Catoosa County Manager Mike Helton FEMA representatives will begin to make initial visits to damaged homes in the area by Thursday.

"Each and every resident who suffered any damage to their home should register," he said. "Even if you were nearby and your house was not touched you might discover six months from now you have some serious roof leaks that were not apparent initially. If you have not registered you will not be able to go back and receive assistance.

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4:15pm

Fri April 15, 2011
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Interview With Roy Blount Jr

Roy Blount Jr

Michael Edward Miller

Chattanooga, TN – Just before the AEC Conference on Southern literature, acclaimed humorist and author Roy Blount Jr. stopped by our studios. He discussed his love of language, his love of cornbread, being in a band with Stephen King and Dave Barry, and being a panelist on Wait Wait Don't Tell Me!

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2:56pm

Mon April 4, 2011
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30 Days 30 Ways

Chattanooga, TN – Have you noticed trash littering up your community? One Leadership Chattanooga group project encourages you to do something about it. In fact they are offering 30 different ways you can do something about litter this month. 30 Days 30 Ways provides a website with links to local resources and valuable information to raise awareness about litter and encourage you to do your part to reduce litter.

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7:35pm

Thu March 31, 2011
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Underground Comedy Scene Brings Doug Stanhope To Chattanooga

Underground Comedy Brings Doug Stanhope To Chattanooga

Michael Edward Miller

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11:46am

Fri March 25, 2011
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Texting, Video Games Before Bed Could Be Ruining Your Sleep

Texting, Video Games Before Bed Could Be Ruining Your Sleep

Michael Edward Miller

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12:24pm

Thu March 17, 2011
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E-Book Revolution Arrives At Chattanooga Public Library

E-Books Now Available at Chattanooga Public Library

Michael Edward Miller

Chattanooga, TN – If you own an iPhone, an iPad, or a Barnes and Noble Nook, you'll be happy to hear this: The Chattanooga-Hamilton County Bicentennial Library now has e-books available for download.

From the library's Web site:

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12:19pm

Thu March 17, 2011
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Story Center to Archive Personal Histories

Story Center to Archive Personal Histories

Michael Edward Miller

Chattanooga, TN – Fans of StoryCorps, take note: Among the exciting new elements in the exhibits at the Chattanooga History Center's new facility, will be Story Center, similar to StoryCorps-- it's a special place where visitors can leave personal oral histories and scan family documents. Julie Steele recently spoke with Daryl Black of the Chattanooga History Center.

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10:32am

Thu March 10, 2011
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Collaborative Exhibit At AVA Gallery Invites Artists To Take Art, Leave Art

Collaborative Exhibit At AVA Gallery Invites Artists To Take Art, Leave Art

Michael Edward Miller

Chattanooga, TN – We've covered a lot of art exhibits on Around and About, but never one like quite this. It's called Take Art/Leave Art, and it will be at the AVA Gallery on Frazier Avenue all throughout March.

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9:06am

Thu March 10, 2011
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Giant Crayfish Discovered

Giant Crayfish Discovered

Rabbit

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8:57am

Thu March 10, 2011
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Connor Society Presents "Three Chancellors" Forum at UTC

Connor Society Presents Three Chancellors Forum at UTC

Michael Edward Miller

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2:39pm

Thu February 24, 2011
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Chattanooga Physician Prepares For Iditarod Run

Chattanooga Physician Prepares For Iditarod Run

Michael Edward Miller

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2:35pm

Thu February 24, 2011
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Gay Morgan Moore Writes Book About Chattanooga's Forest Hills Cemetery

New Book about Chattanooga Forest Hills Cemetery, by Gay Morgan Moore

Monessa Guilfoil

Chattanooga, TN – Local author Gay Morgan Moore has just completed a new book which focuses on the stories of about 200 of the 45,000 people interred at the Forest Hills Cemetery in St. Elmo.

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3:06pm

Thu February 17, 2011
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A First For Chattanooga's Nightfall Concert Series

A First For Chattanooga's Nightfall Concert Series

Richard Winham

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12:03pm

Wed February 16, 2011
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Saving the Red Wolf

Saving the Red Wolf

Rabbit

Chattanooga, TN – Red Wolves are one of the most endangered animals on the planet. An active breeding program is working to help restore this species. The Chattanooga Nature Center hopes to successfully breed 2 pairs of red wolves this breeding season as part of the Red Wolf Species Survival Plan.

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