July 2017

Councilwoman Coonrod demands to speak with Mayor McCheese for burger complaint


Councilwoman Demetrus Coonrod reportedly demanded to speak with Mayor McCheese to lodge a complaint at a fast food restaurant about a burger that was not made to her satisfaction. This news comes after it was revealed in Chattanooga Police body-cam footage that Coonrod asked to speak with then-police Chief Fred Fletcher during a late-night traffic

“Before I Die in Five Minutes…” wall installed in crime-ridden East Chatt.

After the success of a “Before I Die” chalkboard wall installed in Coolidge Park, upon which people are encouraged to write their “bucket list” items, a wall was installed in East Chattanooga that is a slight variation on the concept. Instead of lines that read “Before I Die I Want To,” the East Chattanooga wall

“Hail Satan” license plates now available in Tenn.


After Tennessee legislators passed a bill to allow residents to get license plates that bear the phrase “In God We Trust,” in the interest of religious diversity, other plates were made available that bear other religious phrases, including “Shalom,” “Namaste,” “Praise Jah” and “Hail Satan.” “It’s only fair,” said State Senator Brody Printrip. “We should