A tour of small-town Tennessee

Anne Costabile, Chattanooga, Tenn. – Tennessee has plenty to offer: Tasty barbecue, great football (Go Mocs & Go Vols!) and unique attractions. Every Tennessean is familiar with Memphis, Nashville and Knoxville, but what about all those little cities scattered in between? These small cities, filled with family-friendly festivals and welcoming natives, are the state’s hidden […]

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  • Top lakes to cool down your summer

    Sarah Graham, Chattanooga, Tenn. – With summer just around the corner it’s time to start planning what to do to stay cool while the weather heats up. Luckily for those looking to stay close to the city, there’s a multitude of great lakes within a few hours that offer some thing for everyone! Sarah Graham’s Picks […]

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  • Student joins College Democrats, becomes secretary

    Ashley Barnes, Chattanooga, Tenn. – A student is on the path to changing the way students view politics and achievement through the use of campus organizations. Brandon Robinson is a sophomore and member of the student-run club, UTC College Democrats. Robinson said his friend Seth Harrell decided to put together the club after joining the Student […]

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  • Hike & Bike

    By Hayden Seay and Sarah Inman, Chattanooga, Tenn. – Why settle for taking a stroll when you can roll through some of the prettiest trails near Chattanooga. Chattanooga Riverwalk: This treasured trail stretches a whole 22 miles from downtown near the Aquarium to the TVA Dam. Eight miles of the Riverwalk are open to follow […]

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  • Author Harrison Scott Key lectures at South Bound

    Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn. – Author and humorist Harrison Scott Key will speak at the final lecture of the Southern Literature Alliance’s South Bound series. “Harrison Scott Key, more than anything, is a humorist,” said Rhett Bentley, the Director of Programs at Southern Literature Alliance. “[His] first book, “The World’s Largest Man” [is] a memoir about […]

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  • Nightfall

    Anna Prater, Chattanooga, Tenn. – For students who stay in Chattanooga for the summer, Nightfall is a godsend. Nightfall is a free outdoor concert series, held at Miller Plaza every Friday night from May through August, that began in 1992. One of the coolest parts is that the artists who perform are not well-known… yet. […]

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