Rabbit Zielke

Feature News Producer

Rabbit has been on the air at WUTC since 1993.  Originally a music host on the weekends and the producer/host of Celtic Harvest, she began producing news segments for Around and About Chattanooga in 2006.  Rabbit is an alumna of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga obtaining a BS in Exceptional Education and MPA with a concentration in Nonprofit Management.  Her background includes teaching, technical writing, IT, electronics technician, US Navy veteran and roller derby announcer.  Rabbit and her husband Jack live in Harrison Tennessee.

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10:05am

Thu July 24, 2014
Arts & Culture

Nerd Wars Becomes Geek Noosphere

Ravelry.com is a website for fiber enthusiasts and within the forums and discussion groups of this world wide network there are many competitions.  Nerd Wars: Geek Noosphere is a quarterly tournament that gathers teams of fiber enthusiasts to compete in a series of challenges. 

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10:05am

Tue July 22, 2014

10:05am

Tue July 15, 2014
Community

Food For Summer With the Children's Summer Feeding Program

The Chattanooga Area Food Bank received a grant from Conagra to help provide food for the Children's Summer Feeding Program. 

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10:04am

Fri July 11, 2014
Arts & Culture

Wiggy Wanda: A Book That Helps Explain Cancer to Children

Credit Kathy Washburn

Children’s books delight and entertain but sometimes they serve a more serious purpose.  Some of the books written by children’s author Kathy Mashburn have valuable lessons embedded in their colorful pages. 

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10:06am

Thu July 10, 2014
Happenings

Summer Chess Camp Ready to Prepare Future Chess Champs

Rabbit Zielke is joined by Signal Mountain Chess Association members Nicholas Barrett, Daniel Miranda, Adrian Andreescu, Coach Bill Cheal, and camp counselor George Andreescu to talk about Summer Chess Camp with the Mountain Education Foundation July 14 - 18.
Credit Stacy Miranda

If you want to keep your game sharp, you have to keep practicing it.  That is part of the idea behind the Summer Chess Camp that is being offered by the Mountain Education Foundation

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10:05am

Wed July 9, 2014
Happenings

United Way of Greater Chattanooga is Going to Stuff the Bus

Credit United Way of Greater Chattanooga

The United Way of Greater Chattanooga is collecting school supplies for the annual Stuff the Bus Campaign. 

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10:49am

Tue July 8, 2014
Happenings

What's In Store For New LEED Certification?

LEED certification is a standard for sustainable building set by the United States Green Building Council for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and green|spaces is offering a chance to learn more about the latest LEED standards LEED IV.

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10:00am

Mon July 7, 2014
Happenings

UnifiEd is Hosting Debates With the District 5 and District 9 School Board Candidates

A local grass roots organization is working to encourage involvement in Hamilton County Public Schools.  UnifiEd  is hosting debates between the candidates for school board seats  in District 5 and District 9.

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10:08am

Wed July 2, 2014
Happenings

Zoe's Rainbow Dash Adds Color to a Charity 5K

Zoe McDonough reminds us all that Life Is Sweet.

Zoe’s Rainbow Dash is coming up on the 4th of July at the Hamilton Place Mall starting at 8:00 am. 

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10:06am

Tue July 1, 2014
Education

Finding Help to Return to College

Most people think of college as they are completing high school but there are plenty of adult students that decide to obtain a college degree later in life.  The problem is, how do they find funding?  Where do they start? 

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1:34pm

Mon June 30, 2014
Arts & Culture

Hunter Invitational III Features Contemporary Art By Regional Artists

RED VEIL by Jan Chenoweth currently on display at the Hunter Museum of American Art.
Credit Hunter Museum of American Art

The Hunter Museum of American Art opened a temporary exhibit featuring local and regional artists on June 20, 2104. 

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1:15pm

Mon June 30, 2014
Arts & Culture

The Wizard of Oz Lands at the Creative Discovery Museum

Credit Creative Discovery Museum

Each summer the Creative Discovery museum welcomes a visiting exhibit and this summer we visit the Land of Oz. 

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1:02pm

Fri June 27, 2014
Happenings

The Sequatchie Valley Institute's Food for Life

The Sequatchie Valley Institute is hosting the 16th annual Food For Life Conference on June 27th through the 29th. 

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9:25am

Tue June 24, 2014
Happenings

Picking Your Best Color

Darin Wright with her color swatches.
Credit Darin Wright

In Tuesday June 24th from 6:00 to 7:00 PM color consultant Darin Wright will be the guest speaker at Life Care Center of Hixson as part of the Live Well Speaker Series. 

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2:13pm

Thu June 12, 2014
Happenings

Vintage Base Ball Double Header Scheduled for Father's Day at Engel Stadium

Vintage Base Ball Follows 19th Century Rules.
Credit Richard Compton

The Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball will be batting balls in Engel Stadium with a double header scheduled on Sunday, June 15th starting at noon. 

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