Chattanooga, TN – On November 25th, NPR's StoryCorps is nviting everyone to take a moment during their busy day and thank a teacher. It's called the National Day of Listening, and people are encouraged to contact a favorite teacher and record an interview. Rabbit Zielke spoke with StoryCorps founder Dave Isay.
Do you think Chattanooga's more interesting than Disney World?
Chattanooga, TN – Do you think Chattanooga's more interesting than Disney World? If you do, you're not alone. A viral was uploaded to the internet three weeks ago that involves Chattanooga's local charm. The video has over 450,000 views on Youtube and has piqued the interest of many regarding Chattanooga as a vacation spot.
November Is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month
Michael Edward Miller
Chattanooga, TN – This month, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization is stressing the importance of hospice access for everyone who needs and wants it. In this segment, we talk to Walter Turner, Chief Operating Officer for North Star Hospice and Jeff Crim, Director of Pastoral Care for North Star about the benefits of hospice care.
Chattanooga, TN – Garrett Crowe spoke with Anne Bright, the head teacher at the Center for Contemplative Writing in Chattanooga. The Center for Contemplative Writing specializes in teaching Proprioceptive Writing, a tool that supposedly builds self-trust, spirituality, and creativity.
Chattanooga, TN – Wendy Tippens reads "Blades and Roses" from Georgiana C. Kotarski's *Ghosts of the Southern Tennessee Valley.* Fibonicci III provides the background sound to the reading of the stories behind the haunted Grant House at Blowing Streams farm. The farm hosts the Forest of Fear and Blowing Screams Farm every October at the foot of Lookout Mountain.
A Halloween Treat: Interview With John Hornor Jacobs, Author Of Southern Gods
Michael Edward Miller
Chattanooga, TN – Southern Gods is a new twist on an old idea--the trope about blues singers going to the crossroads at midnight and selling their souls to the Devil. In this story, instead of Satan, the supernatural forces that posses blues musicians are ancient, malevolent, pan-dimensional gods.
Chattanooga, TN – Dr. Sherry Lee Hoppe always knew her husband Bobby had a dark secret, but she never knew the extent of it. Most people knew Bobby Hoppe was a football star, a successful Chattanooga athlete who played in the NFL, but years ago when Sherry Lee and Bobby got engaged, he told her part of the secret.
Chattanooga, TN – In this segment, we'll explore sustainable seafood through the view of a fish biologist from the Tennessee Aquarium and a dietitian from the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department. We'll also speak to the owner of Pickett's Trout Ranch, a provider of rainbow trout to Chattanooga restaurants through sustainable aquaculture efforts and celebrity chef Alton Brown.
Chattanooga, TN – A new business symposium is coming up on October 11 & 12, presented by the Galtere Institute Finance for the Future Initiative at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's College of Business. Please note that the registration deadline is October 1st. More information at: http://www.utc.edu/Academic/Business/