Chattanooga, TN – A young man raised in Chickamauga, Georgia is now working the comedy clubs of Los Angeles. Joe Nance has organized a comedy show in Chattanooga set or January. Nance visited the WUTC studios last week to discuss the show. Julie Steele wanted to know how a small town boy from North Georgia decides to try his hand at comedy in L.A.
Chattanooga, TN – The Triple Whipple exhibit is showing this month at the River Gallery in downtown Chattanooga's Bluff View Art District. The Whipples are a family of artists from Winter Park, Florida, where they share studio space with more than 20 other artists. Marty and her husband George founded the studio about twenty-five years ago.
Talle Johnson's Former Students Keep His Legacy Alive
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Chattanooga, TN – A well-known Chattanooga potter passed away earlier this year. Now, ten months after Talle Johnson's sudden, unexpected death, a group of his former students are keeping his legacy alive, and keeping his studio going.
Chattanooga, TN – The Partnership for Families Children and Adults is hosting a special fundraiser on Tuesday, December 7th benefiting the Crisis Resource Center. Nutcracker Sweets features dessert tasting from local chefs, live choral performance with the Chattanooga State Choral Ensemble, dance from the Chattanooga Ballet and plenty of other goodies for the entire family.
McClintock Discuses Discovery of Compount to Fight Melanoma
Chattanooga, TN – Marine Chemical Ecologist Dr. Jim McClintock visited the Tennessee Aquarium recently to discuss the impact of climate change on ecological systems and his drug discovery program. Today on Around and About, Julie Steele discusses McClintock's drug discovery program and learns a little about Antarctica.
Chattanooa Couple Celebrates Special Needs Adoption
Chattanooga, TN – It's a major life decision to adopt a child, and even more so when you decide to adopt a special needs child. Today on Around and About, Julie Steele speaks to Holly and Keith McAfee, a local couple who decided to do just that.
Chattanooga, TN – With the lack of forward movement on a local project, a group of children and a local art group is hoping that the day has come when children can help provoke or instigate a change in a neighborhood where the future may be determined by adult inertia.
Nashville, TN – Author Betsy Phillips has written and self-published a collection of 60 short stories featuring Nashville, Tennessee. The stories weave historical people and places in Nashville in fictional ghost stories.