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Matthew Mahle wins second Choo-Choo Invitational by one over Blakely

timesfreepress.com — Matthew Mahle reacts after taking a swing while playing in the final round of the Choo Choo Invitational at Council Fire Golf Club on Wednesday. Photo by Shawn Paik. Matthew Mahle had no need for a rabbit's foot or a four-leaf clover on Wednesday. He had an aunt and two cousins.
Jul 31, 2014

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Kennedy: Down but not out in St. Elmo

timesfreepress.com — How fragile is the American middle class? Extremely. Just consider Rich and Kelly, an engaged couple living together in St. Elmo. A year ago, they were on the road to homeownership. Rich, 30, a former supermarket worker, had started his own home remodeling business. Kelly, 35, was a manager at a convenience store.

John ‘Thunder’ Thornton finishes Jasper Highlands road, says development on-schedule

timesfreepress.com — John "Thunder" Thornton is seen at Raulston Falls at the Jasper Highlands subdivision atop Jasper Mountain in Marion County near Kimball, Tenn. Photo by John Rawlston. KIMBALL, Tenn. - You can tell where the public road ends and John "Thunder" Thornton's Jasper Highlands road begins - four inches of asphalt on top of gravel and red clay, compacted under the knobby teeth of a sheepsfoot roller.
Jul 31, 2014

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Jul 31, 2014

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Hutcheson hospital faces foreclosure as Erlanger moves to collect unpaid debt

timesfreepress.com — Three years after Erlanger Health System promised to revive Hutcheson Medical Center with a $20 million loan and new management, Chattanooga's biggest hospital has severed its management and talks with Hutcheson and plans to foreclose on the Fort Oglethorpe hospital on Tuesday to try to recover its unpaid debt.
Jul 31, 2014

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Downtown Chattanooga retail gets a boost as Warehouse Row lands J.Crew, Anthropologie

timesfreepress.com — Two national retailers plan to open stores in Warehouse Row in what some say is a signal that Chattanooga's revived downtown has finally arrived on the radar of brands with nationwide reach. J.Crew and Anthropologie, each offering apparel and accessories, will open units in time for Christmas shopping at the downtown retail and office center, according to owner Jamestown Properties.
Jul 31, 2014

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Dr. Phillip Jackson named CEO of Erlanger East and North hospitals

timesfreepress.com — Erlanger Health System has tapped a 27-year health care veteran to head Erlanger East and Erlanger North hospitals. Dr. Phillip E. Jackson, currently an executive with Davita HealthCare Partners, will join Erlanger on Sept. 1.
Jul 30, 2014

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UTC Mocs football team begins preseason camp

timesfreepress.com — Housing has been assigned, physicals have been administered and equipment has been handed out. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team now is ready to take the field this afternoon for the start of preseason camp and the first steps toward the season opener at Central Michigan in just four weeks.