James and Kim’s Weekend Bright Spots


High School Football Jamboree

The High School Football season kicks off once again at Finley Stadium with this years Jamboree, the largest of its kind in Tennessee with 20 high school football teams. Our 2018 event includes teams from Chattanooga, Cleveland, Hixson, Walker Valley, and other area schools participating.


This years schedule includes the return of The Bradley Central Bears and a 5:30 PM kickoff on Friday August the 10, and a 4:30 PM kickoff on Saturday August 11 in order to accommodate this large field of teams.

Friday August 10

5:30 CCS vs Sale Creek

6:00 Hixson vs CCS

6:30 Sale Creek vs East Ridge

7:00 Tyner vs Hixson

7:30 East Ridge vs Tyner

8:00 Walker Valley vs Notre Dame

8:30 Notre Dame vs Bradley

9:00 McCallie vs Walker Valley

9:30 Bradley vs McCallie

Saturday August 11

4:30 Howard vs Boyd Buchanan

5:00 Grace vs Howard

5:30 Boyd Buchanan vs Central

6:00 Central vs Grace

6:30 Signal Mountain vs Soddy Daisy

7:00 Soddy Daisy vs East Hamilton

7:30 Signal Mountain vs Ooltewah

8:00 East Hamilton vs Red Bank

8:30 Ooltewah vs Brainerd

9:00 Baylor vs Brainerd

9:30 Baylor vs Red Bank

*Schedule may change


Chattanooga Roller Derby Girls

The Chattanooga Roller Girls will celebrate 10 years of flat track derby in the Scenic City this on Saturday. .Decade of Derby will feature a doubleheader against Big Easy Rollergirls. The B-railers will take on the Big Easy B-team at 5 p.m. followed by the Chattanooga All-Stars against the Big Easy Roller Girls at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $10 in advance. They can be purchased for $12 at the door.


Model Train Show

The Dixie Division of the Train Collectors Association will return to the Catoosa County Colonnade on Saturday, Aug. 11. Train enthusiasts can buy, sell or trade model trains and accessories, or just watch the trains speed around the tracks.


Cost is $7 per family.

For more information, call 423-894-1284


Chattanooga Market “Top Tomato”


There’s no better way to celebrate your favorite summertime fruit. Join us for a bloody mary sampling event sponsored by Titos Vodka! Spicy, tangy or non alcoholic, there’s plenty of options to wet your whistle. Lus a huge variety of organic tomatoes grown by local farmers!


Sunday, Aug 12, 2018 at 11:00am

Categories: James Howard and Kim Carson