January 2015

New museum to document struggle to open Chattanooga History Center

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At a press conference yesterday afternoon, it was announced that a new museum would open in Chattanooga next month that would tell the story of the struggle to complete the yet-to-be-opened Chattanooga History Center. The new museum, called the Chattanooga History Center Center (CHCC), will document the ups and downs of the grueling, long-drawn-out ordeal

Commuter waterslide to link downtown, Enterprise South

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Chattanooga city officials announced at a press conference this afternoon that the city would pursue plans to create a giant commuter waterslide, connecting downtown and the Enterprise South industrial park. “Once again, Chattanooga is leading the way,” said Chattanooga Transportation Director Martha Hearrin. “It’s a safe, economical and green method of transportation that just makes

Obama calls Chattanooga “One of the best places to check email.”

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Citing the area’s Gigabit per second internet speed, President Obama named Chattanooga one of the best places to check email in the country. Obama name dropped the city during speeches and YouTube videos posted during the last few days. “The folks in Chattanooga, Tennesse know what’s up with their blazing fast Internet speeds, in which

Utilities ask co-workers, strangers to cuddle during Arctic Blast to save energy

With temperatures in the Chattanooga area dropping below 20 degrees this week, local utilities have asked customers to curb power usage through a variety of methods, including cuddling with family, friends, co-workers and strangers whenever possible to conserve heat. The “Arctic Blast” will result in a high demand for power on Thursday, and utilities have

“Escape from Dalton Experience” coming soon

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Following the success of the new Escape Experience Chattanooga attraction, where a group of two to six people is challenged to find clues and solve puzzles in order to escape a room within 60 minutes, it has been announced that an “Escape from Dalton Experience” will come soon to Chattanooga. The census bureau recently ranked