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6/23 Wednesday June 30th will be the last day that the Hamilton County Health Department will be making vaccine appointments. But you can still simply drive through and get your Covid shot, at the Tennessee Riverpark. Those hours are Monday…

Wet Nose Wednesday

Bailey 15776 & Lemmy 15775 Bailey and Lemmy are 3-year-old Lab mix siblings. They have always been together and would love to be adopted into a home where they can stay together. Bailey is sweet and playful, with a more…

Local Look

Back Alley Productions will present their next play, “A Little Princess”, beginning this Friday June 25th. Performances are at The Mars Theatre in Lafayette. Get details online at BAPshows.com (BAP stands for Back Alley Productions). There’s a new list: “The…

10 Fun Facts To Welcome Summer!!!

The official start of summer is this Sunday.  If that's not specific enough, the EXACT moment summer starts is 11:32 p.m. Eastern, 8:32 p.m. Pacific. That's when the North Pole is at its maximum tilt toward the sun, making it…

Local & More 6/17

The road work at the I-75/I-24 split is 90% done, and could be completed by late Summer, with all lanes open. The Strawberry Festival is this Friday June 18th and Saturday June 19th. Though there won’t be a parade this…

How Much Coffee Do You Drink?

How many cups of coffee do you drink on a normal workday? A new poll found one or two cups is a pretty common answer.  But some of us are drinking a LOT more than that. 1.  One or two…

Local & More 6/16

Neyland Stadium in Knoxville will return to 100% full capacity, and that includes tail-gating, this Fall..   The Tennessee Volunteers host Bowling Green in a Thursday night prime-time opener, September 2nd on the S.E.C. Network. Go Vols!       A study…

5 Things That Will Help Sunburn

A lot of people are dealing with SUNBURNS right now.  We know because Google Trends put out a report that found searches for sunburn remedies are way up.  Here are the top five sunburn fixes people are googling right now…

Wet Nose Wednesday

Lola 25877 Lola is just a sweet little grey tabby kitten. She's only about 10 weeks old and is as playful and loving as she can be. She's also a very curious kitty and wants to check out anything and…

Local & More 6/15

The Hamilton County Fair for this year has been postponed until 2022.  Disneyland has announced it will not require proof of vaccination from guests; it will be on the honor system. Those that haven’t been vaccinated ARE asked to continue…

Strange Myths People Still Believe

Did you know that adding salt to a pot of water does NOT make it boil faster?  It actually raises the water's boiling point.  Here are five myths people still believe . Myth #1:  Goldfish have a three-second memory.  Studies…

Local & More 6/14

There’s a car and motorcycle show at Camp Jordan, this Saturday June 19th. It’s free to get in, and any donations will benefit the East Ridge Optimist Club, helping youth in the community. Lots of cars and motorcycles, and prizes…

Travel is HOT!

According to a new survey, Americans don't want to ease into traveling after the pandemic . . . they want to make a BIG SPLASH. 59% of people say they plan to jump back into travel with a "bucket list"…

Local & More 6/11

A local dog and her owner are heading to New York to compete in the Westminster Dog Show. “Nada” the Cattle Dog will go up against 18 other Australian Cattle Dogs, to try to win her breed, and she could…

Like WHOA... Is That Amy Schumer?

AMY SCHUMER was trending yesterday, for a strange reason that just got stranger.A truck stop in Tennessee posted a picture of a driver named Amelia, who'd redeemed a brand new Monster Energy mini-fridge with her loyalty points.  The woman looked a…

This Week in Science

It's time for "Nerd News," covering the most important news for your brain you may have missed.  Here's a quick rundown of this week in science . . . 1.  In school, you learned there are four oceans:  The Atlantic,…

Local And More 6/10

Nightfall is back, Friday nights, downtown at Miller Park and Miller Plaza. This Friday night June 11th, enjoy local bands “Emily Kate Boyd”, and “Ben VanWinkle And The Figment”. Free music, courtesy of “Chattanooga Presents”. Opening act is at 7pm,…

Cheers to the GOOD NEWS!

A girl in Massachusetts who's headed to Harvard gave a graduation speech on Friday . . . and announced she's returning a $40,000 scholarship she won.  She wants the money to go to a community college student instead. A guy…

Local & More 6/9

Dogs get really hot in the Summertime, just like their owners do. Experts suggest you give your dog a haircut; leave at least one inch of hair, OR use sunscreen on your dog’s skin! And always carry a bottle of…

Over the Counter Guide

An annual report called the "Over-the-Counter Guide" lists the top products pharmacists recommend.  Here are this year's top picks for 10 different ailments, or other things you might encounter  . 1.  Headaches . . . Tylenol.  Yes, they recommend it…

Wet Nose Wednesday

Fluffy 26471 Fluffy looks a wee bit grumpy in her photos, but we think that's because she was awakened from a nap for her photo shoot. She is actually quite sweet. Fluffy is about 4 years old. She currently has…

6/8/21

Research from The University Of Chicago shows that it’s actually healthy to have your grandkids around. It keeps your brain sharp, and it helps with physical fitness because you’re always on the move, with grandkids. The Federal Trade Commission has…

It's Best Friends Day!

It's National Best Friends Day! Here are seven stats on who our best friends are . . . when we met them . . . and whether it's possible to have more than ONE best friend. 1. 46% of Americans…