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12:14pm

Mon September 8, 2014
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3rd International Cowpea Festival and Cookoff Happens September 13th

The International Cowpea Festival and Cook-Off is this Saturday, September 13th in Charleston Tennessee, just north of Cleveland. 

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12:35pm

Fri September 5, 2014
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A GeoCASH Adventure: Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga Offers $35K in Prizes 9/13

The Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga is turning 50 years old, and they’re celebrating by hosting a race for a total of $35,000 in prize money.  Teams from 25 area nonprofits will compete September 13th in the Greater Race: A GeoCASH Adventure The public is invited to a finish-line party at the First Tennessee Pavilion in downtown Chattanooga.  The race begins at 9 a.m., and the public is encouraged to show up at the pavilion at 10 a.m.

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12:30pm

Fri September 5, 2014
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The Main Squeeze are the Main Act at Riverfront Nights Show 9/6

There are two more shows left in this year’s Riverfront Nights series. Jeff Styles,responsible for finding the bands and organizing the shows every week, says that this year’s series has been by far the most successful season yet.

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11:49am

Thu September 4, 2014
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Quilt Week Comes to Chattanooga September 10 - 13

Art quilt made by Denise Ohlman.
Credit Denise Ohlman

Chattanooga will be hosting the 30th anniversary celebration of the American Quilter’s Society during Quilt Week September 10th through the 13th at the Chattanooga Convention Center. 

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4:46pm

Wed September 3, 2014
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Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum Rolls out 'Railfest' 9/6 & 9/7

Robert Pettway joins us to talking about the upcoming Railfest celebration.

From a media release:

The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is celebrating its 4th Annual Tennessee Valley Railfest on September 6-7 at the Grand Junction Depot off Jersey Pike in Chattanooga.  The weekend event is a salute to railroading history with unique excursions and family fun.

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10:56am

Wed September 3, 2014
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Tim Hinck's 'Eve Apart' Opens 9/4 in the Chattanooga Theatre Centre

A new musical and theatrical production by local composer Tim Hinck will receive its world premiere Thursday, September 4th in the Chattanooga Theatre Centre. Called Eve Apart, it focuses on the conflicts between men and women and the role of women in society. Working with such weighty themes led him to write a piece that is part light opera, part Broadway musical.

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10:55am

Wed September 3, 2014
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ShawNuff Productions Presents Gee's Bend at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre September 10 - 21

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ShawNuff Productions will present Gee’s Bend at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre September 10th through the 21st. 

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10:41am

Wed September 3, 2014
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Chattanooga City Hall Performance Series Starts September 3rd

Chattanooga’s City Hall Performance Series starts September 3rd and will offer a variety of free performances and art for the public to enjoy. 

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10:07am

Wed September 3, 2014
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Crabtree Farms Prepares for Fall Plant Sale & Festival

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Crabtree Farms is hosting the 12th annual Fall Plant Sale on Saturday September 6th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

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2:23pm

Tue September 2, 2014
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Free Anti-Bullying 'Bootcamp' for Chattanooga Parents & Kids set for 9/4

From a media release:

  UTC Football Coach Russ Huesman to kickoff the evening with a reading of “Bully Beans”

 

Addressing the serious issue of bullying and how to help stop it, is the focus of a free two hour Kidklout™ “Bootcamp” taking place on Thursday September 4th from 6PM-8PM at the Walker Pavilion in Coolidge Park in downtown Chattanooga.

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4:12pm

Fri August 29, 2014
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This Labor Day Weekend, Riverfront Nights Celebrates the Working Man

Riverfront Nights is back Saturday evening after taking a break for the Southern Brewers festival last weekend. As always in addition to the music there are a number of activities planned including paddle boarding and a couple of trail runs. Jeff Styles talks about the music and Randy Whorton from Wild Trails talks about the trail runs and paddle boarding.

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11:19am

Fri August 22, 2014
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Comedian Duncan Trussell Performing at JJ's 8/26

Joel Ruiz joins us to talk about what's new with Chattanooga's underground comedy scene.  Ruiz is a comedian, writer, performer and show producer/promoter.  Through his production company Evatt & Bloom, he's creating film projects, comedy sketches, and more, and is editing the "Organic Tour" documentary about the alternative and underground comedy scenes in cities throughout the Southeast. 

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10:58am

Fri August 22, 2014
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Opening 8/28, Reflections Gallery's New Exhibit Celebrates Books and Book Lovers

Reflections Gallery on Lee Highway has a new exhibition opening next Thursday August 28th. Called Literary Art, the exhibition will feature work by local artists and craftsmen celebrating their love of books. One artist whose work is in the exhibition is Jackie Cory. She says she likes making her own books, but she also enjoys taking them apart and re-shaping them into something else.

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10:02am

Fri August 22, 2014
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Chattanooga Executives Locked-Up for MDA 8/28

Credit Muscular Dystrophy Association

The Muscular Dystrophy Association is hosting the 2014 MDA Executive Lock-Up on August 28th. 

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10:15am

Wed August 20, 2014
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The Ripple Theater Presents 'The Savannah Disputation'

Thelma Cagle, Tracey Gibson and Pat Northcutt performing in "the Savannah Disputation" at the Ripple Theater.
Credit Thomas Goddard

The Ripple Theater, once the home of the Encore Theater, has completed renovations and opened with “The Savannah Disputation” last weekend. 

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