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Ham Radio Operators, don’t miss the “Ham Radio Field Weekend”, June 24th and 25th. You’ll get to demonstrate your communications abilities, in simulated emergency situations, and so much more. It’ll be an exciting weekend during the Tennessee Valley D.X. Association, June 24th and 25th at the Highway 58 Volunteer Fire Department Training Center. The address is 9108 Snow Hill Road. Call or text for details 894-6064.

Bonnaroo will be in Manchester, Tennessee, this Thursday through Sunday, June 15th through the 18th. TDOT will be working with the Highway Patrol to keep I-24 moving as smoothly as possible. TDOT says no parking on the highway, and no parking in the grassy areas along the median! 65,000 fans are expected to enjoy the concerts.

Flag Day is this Wednesday June 14thdisplay your red, white, and blue!

McKamey Animal Center says they are nearing “the breaking point” of being able to care for hundreds of animals that have been rescued. If this would be a good time for your family to adopt a pet, or foster, or to make a financial donation, visit their website : McKameyAnimalCenter.org. Their address is 4500 North Access Road, Chatt 37415.

The Chattanooga Food Bank needs jars of peanut butter – smooth or creamy! – AND they need volunteers. Find out more on their website, ChattFoodBank.org

East Ridge will host its first-ever “Father’s Day Fun Event”, this SATURDAY the 17th, from 5 until 7pm. It will be held at the East Ridge Community Center, next to the police station on Ringgold Road, and will feature pickleball, golf, the Splash Pad, hot dogs and more. It’s free, so bring the father figure in YOUR life, Saturday at 5 in East Ridge

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