Women veterans offered more resources on campus

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Women cadets in the military science program showed pride in their uniform during a memorial for those lost on Sept. 11.

By Jessie Rigney, Chattanooga, Tenn.–Women veterans are now able to turn to the Women’s Veteran Program for any kind of assistance they may need on campus. Joe Wiram, coordinator of Veteran Student Services, is in the process of creating the Women’s Veterans Program, which will allow female veterans on campus to talk about any issues […]

Mural project brightens brick and block

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By Haley Doss, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Chattanooga, like any other city, has its fair share of blank brick buildings and warehouses. Kevin Bate, a local large scale muralist and founder of McCallie Walls and Murals Project, has been working to improve this issue. For a couple years, he has made efforts, with the help of […]

Pints and Pedals celebrates its one-year anniversary of the ultimate pub crawl

By Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn.,– Pints and Pedals has offered a taste of Chattanooga nightlife on a 15-seat bike that travels to and from various bars in the downtown area for the past year. To celebrate their one-year anniversary, there will be a party at Community Pie on Nov. 7 from 8-11 p.m. There will […]

Art creates dialogue with the inner self

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Cameron Morgan, Chattanooga, Tenn. — I’m terrified of not understanding. It is my deepest fear and you now know it. Not knowing, not understanding, failing — whatever variation you want to call it, I’m scared. So, naturally, while standing in Philadelphia this past week, I found that I’m scared of art. It’s not that I […]

Moon Taxi takes a trip to Track 29

By Amber Latham, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Trick-or-treating is fun, until college. Not only are students left with the question of what they should do on the night of Halloween, but they are also scampering for fun things to do that are not completely juvenile. Do not be discouraged, there is a solution: Oct. 31 Moon Taxi […]

The Hauntings of Chattanooga

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Last year, Chattanoogans took advantage of a scare with a cause at Acres of Darkness benefiting the Audobon Society

By Daniel McNeely, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Looking for a good scare this Halloween? Haunted Caverns The Haunted Caverns is ranked number four on Buzzfeed’s “19 Terrifying Haunted Houses You Should Experience Before You Die,” and is top 10 in the nation. Ruby Falls explores its dark and tortured past every year around Halloween, beginning the […]

Family Promise of Greater Chattanooga raises awareness, money for family homelessness

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The Family Promise of Greater Chattanooga holds an event called Camp Out to Stamp Out Family Homelessness, which raises money from participants to curb family homelessness, as well as raising awareness of the issue. Ruth Votova, an administrative assistant at the Family Promise of Greater Chattanooga, said about what the event aims to accomplish, “It’s […]

Wafflez Factory offers customizable waffles at student discounts

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By Hayden Seay, Chattanooga, Tenn. — Bria Nicholson, Chattanooga senior, asked herself, “Wouldn’t it be amazing if there was a waffle café somewhere?” A few weeks later, she and family decided to open up a new restaurant. At Wafflez Factory, 301 MLK Blvd., customization is key, and the menu caters to all taste palettes – from chicken […]

Fourth floor of downtown library features high-tech, hands-on lab

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Amber Lantham, Chattanooga, Tenn., — If you are looking for any type of book, a mystery novel, an encyclopedia, or a memoir, chances are you will find one at your local public library. However, in Chattanooga, the Chattanooga Public Library offers so much more than books. The fourth floor of the Chattanooga Public Library doubles […]

Want to meet a ghost?

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Sarah Cooksey, Chattanooga, Tenn., — Chattanooga Ghost Tours will scare off your socks. Starting at 7:30 p.m. each night, the original walking ghost tour is one-and-a-half hours long for $15.95. Groups walk one mile around downtown with a guide, while hearing stories of the ghosts in Chattanooga. The extended ghost tour is twoand-a-half hours at […]