Chattanooga, TN – A brand new series of annual arts-based programming celebrates Chattanooga's diverse Latin communities. Titled the Latino Arts Project, it's a level of programming designed to document, present and promote traditional and Hispanic folk arts. The program will kick off officially Sunday from 3-5 p.m. One of those arts is the art of storytelling.
Dalton, GA – Bluegrass Bands, Helping Hands is a project supporting DOC-UP, the Dalton Organization for Churches United for People. Regional and national bluegrass and mountain musicians donated various tracks in support of this non-profit organization, helping families affected by unemployment in Whitfield County and Dalton, Georgia.
Chattanooga, TN – The Bessie Smith Cultural Center is currently exhibiting "Southern Journeys: African American Artists of the South," a traveling collection which will remain in Chattanooga through August 11. This exhibit contains the work of many significant African American Artists works in multiple mediums, ranging from 1941 through 2009.
Chattanooga, TN – Tommy Cotter and Mike Miller discuss the music WUTC is currently playing, make yet another attempt to define our eclectic format, and talk about new albums by John Mellencamp, Laurie Anderson and more.
Chattanooga, TN – The Chattanooga Football Club (football as in soccer) regularly draws thousands of fans to their games. Now they are looking towards an IPO, so Chattanoogans can buy a piece of their local football club. Members of the club are convinced that European-style football will someday be as popular as baseball.
Chattanooga, TN – This year's Pops On The River went off with a bang as usual, but the fireworks almost fizzled before they began.
We talked to Dan Bowers, President of Allied Arts, and Maestro Bob Bernhardt, director of the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera, just before Pops On The River. During that conversation it came up that the concert came very close to being cancelled.
Chattanooga, TN – Sandy Bell is almost an institution downtown Chattanooga. For decades, he has been found riding his bike with a bundle of flowers and a huge smile. Sandy spreads friendship, love and happiness with the offer of a flower, friendly smile, and seemingly unlimited vigor for life.
Chattanooga, TN – Despite being a new team, the Chattanooga Football Club is enjoying a very successful season. (In this context, "football" detonates World-Cup-style football, also known as "soccer.") Richard Winham interviews Chattanooga's home team about the sport's place in East Tennessee culture and the support they're getting from our community.
Nutrition Counseling Is Health Department's Best Kept Secret
Chattanooga, TN – Are you overweight? Have you been considering a more nutritious eating regimen, but are concerned about over-the-counter diet aids and fad diets? For those wanting to lose weight or eat healthier food, the Chattanooga/Hamilton County Health Department may be just want the doctor ordered.
Chattanooga, TN – The premiere episode of WUTC's music-discussion podcast, in which Richard Winham and Mike Miller talk about what's on the current playlist, why WUTC has a playlist, and how difficult it is to define WUTC's format.
Chattanooga, TN – John Sweet knew he wanted to make bread for a living when he was twenty years old and took a summer job as a shaper for Zingerman's Bakehouse. In 2002, John and his wife, Angela Sweet, opened Chattanooga's only naturally-leavened bread making business, Niedlov's Bakery.
In 2010, John Sweet won Tennessee's Small Business Person of the Year Award.
Chattanooga Tennessee – Wow, what a kicking version of Fame on the recent Bowie release A Reality Tour, taped in 2003 and released a couple months ago. Leave it to Bowie to rearrange what he must have played millions of times. This version completely breathes new life into a extremely familiar signature HIT. I like it! TC