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Monthly Archives: August 2020

Even Amid The Coronavirus, God Is In Control

Even Amid The Coronavirus, God Is In Control
By Dr. William F. Holland Jr – 7-26-20

Praise the Lord, I am feeling better and beginning to regain some of my strength. I want to thank everyone for your prayers. Pneumonia is a …

Tivoli Theatre Foundation Launches Recovery Fund

Tivoli Theatre Foundation Launches Recovery Fund – 8-6-20
After four years of unprecedented growth since its founding in 2015, the Tivoli Theatre Foundation has created a recovery fund designed to help support much-needed work to maintain the historic facilities under the …

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National Top 40 Radio Station Launched

National Top 40 Radio Station Launched
By Barry Courter, Staff Writer
The late Tommy Jett promotes the Winter WFLI Spectacular in November 1967 in Chattanooga. Jett was a popular DJ on the station, which is now also home to the National Top …

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Hank Williams Jr., Marty Stuart, Dean Dillion to join the Country Music Hall of Fame

Hank Williams Jr., Marty Stuart, Dean Dillion to join the Country Music Hall of Fame
By Kristin M. Hall – The Associated Press – 8-13-20

From left, songwriter Dean Dillon, singer Hank Williams, Jr., and singer Marty Stuart, are the newest inductees …

SONGBIRDS TO PLAY FINAL NOTES AUG. 15

SONGBIRDS TO PLAY FINAL NOTES AUG. 15
By Barry Courter – 8-6-20
STAFF FILE PHOTO/Don Gallagher, left, and Beverly Bishop browse past rows of guitars on the opening day of the Songbirds Guitar Museum on Station Street. The museum and music venue, …

Christian Artist Works With Country Singers

Christian Artist Works With Country Singers
By Matthew Leimkuehler, The -Tennessean – 8-3-20

NASHVILLE — A nineyear-old Chris Tomlin once told his dad that when he grew up, he’d be one of two things: A professional baseball player or a country music …

Songbirds To Help With Music Therapy At UTC

Songbirds To Help With Music Therapy At UTC 
By Barry Courter, Staff Writer – 7-30-20
Katherine Goforth Elverd, left, leads students Seth Moulton, Kennedi Walz, Kalika Best and Mary Record. Contributed Photo By Angela Foster
The way UTC music therapy consultant Katherine Goforth …

Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Peter Green Dies

Fleetwood Mac Guitarist Peter Green Dies
By Robert Barr And Danica Kirka/The Associated Press
Guitarist Peter Green, a founding member of Fleetwood Mac, warms up before a show in 2001. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan
LONDON — Peter Green, the dexterous blues guitarist who led …

Choo Choo Developer Allen Casey Dies At 86

Choo Choo Developer Allen Casey Dies At 86 – 8-1-20
Longtime Chattanooga businessman B. Allen Casey Jr., the original developer of the popular Chattanooga Choo Choo resort, died Thursday. He was 86.
Casey scaled the heights and plumbed the valleys of the …

Neil Young Sues Trump Campaign For Tune Use

Neil Young Sues Trump Campaign For Tune Use
By Larry Neumeister, The Associated Press – 8-5-20
NEW YORK — Neil Young sued President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign Tuesday for copyright infringement, saying he doesn’t want his music used as a theme song …

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