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  Chattanooga, Tennessee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In addition, Chattanooga, since it is the birthplace of the tow truck, is the fitting home of the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum, also the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, the largest operating historic railroad in the south.
Chattanooga is also notable for the Riverbend Festival, an annual two-weeks-long music festival held in June in the downtown area that is known for drawing huge crowds from in and around the Tennessee Valley.
Chattanooga and the surrounding area is served by Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport.
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 Third Battle of Chattanooga - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Third Battle of Chattanooga (popularly known as The Battle of Chattanooga, and including the Battle of Lookout Mountain and the Battle of Missionary Ridge) was fought from November 23 to November 25, 1863, in the American Civil War.
Sherman crossed the Tennessee River successfully, but his assault was then delayed and the division of Patrick Cleburne was rushed in to reinforce the Confederate right flank.
The Union held Chattanooga, the "Gateway to the Lower South." It became the supply and logistics base for Sherman's 1864 Atlanta Campaign, and Grant had won his final battle in the west prior to receiving command of all Union armies in March 1864.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battle_of_Chattanooga_III   (1179 words)

  
 City of Chattanooga
Chattanooga, the 4th largest city in the state, is located in Southeast Tennessee near the border of Georgia at the junction of four interstate highways.
Chattanooga was one of the first US cities to effectively use a citizen visioning process to set specific long-range goals to enrich the lives of residents and visitors.
Chattanooga is the home of NCAA Division I-AA national football championships and hosts the national softball championships every year.
www.chattanooga.gov /General_Government/62_305.htm   (415 words)

  
 CNN - Travel: Destination Chattanooga, Tennessee
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (CNN) -- Its name is from a Creek Indian word meaning "rock coming to a point," an apt description for the north end of 83-mile (134-kilometer) long Lookout Mountain, which ends in a jumble of boulders on a steep slope at the Tennessee River's Mocassin Bend.
Chattanooga sits on the border of Tennessee and Georgia, not far from the corner where those states meet Alabama.
The city is 110 miles (177 kilometers) southwest of Knoxville, Tennessee on Interstate 75; 134 miles (216 kilometers) southeast of Nashville, Tennessee at the southern end of Interstate 24; 148 miles (238 kilometers) northeast of Birmingham, Alabama on Interstate 59; and 116 miles (187 kilometers) northwest of Atlanta on Interstate 75.
www.cnn.com /TRAVEL/DESTINATIONS/9805/chattanooga/index.html   (378 words)

  
 Chattanooga
Tennessee Temple University is a mile from Interstate 24, and four miles from both Interstate 75 and Chattanooga’s airport, Lovell Field.
Chattanooga, Tennessee is located at the foot of historic Lookout Mountain and on the banks of the Tennessee River.
Tennessee Temple University, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga State Technical Community College, and Covenant College are the major educational institutions in the city.
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 Chattanooga travel guide - Wikitravel
It is located in Southeast Tennessee on the Tennessee River and near the border of Georgia.
Chattanooga is the corporate headquarters and home of Olan Mills, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of TN, Rock Creek Outfitters, Krystal, Chattem, UnumProvident, The Chattanooga Bakery (home of the Moon pie), and Miller Industries, the largest tow truck manufacturer in the world; Chattanooga is the birthplace of the tow truck.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Avenue, [45].
wikitravel.org /en/Chattanooga   (9433 words)

  
 Chattanooga Hosts Tennessee Valley Corridor Summit - The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce - business,site ...
Chattanooga’s new SimCenter at UTC, a graduate education and research program in computational engineering, is a tangible result of going after and recruiting more high-tech brainpower into the region.
Chattanooga, home to the Advanced Transportation Technology Institute (ATTI), is leading the way in the research and development of advanced forms of transportation and cleaner fuels, and in June, Wamp received the national Congressional Energy Leadership Award for his outstanding legislative success in encouraging energy efficiency gains.
In addition, the Chattanooga Chamber administers the Chattanooga Hamilton County Business Development Center, the largest business incubator in the U.S. in terms of the number of start up companies it houses, and the Center for Entrepreneurial Growth, an innovative effort to nurture technology-based start-up companies.
www.chattanooga-chamber.com /newsandvideo/chattanooga_summit.asp   (786 words)

  
 Chattanooga, Tennessee (1815 through the Civil War)
Long before the Cherokee, Creek or early settlers inhabited this land the bend of the Tennessee River was home to an ancient civilization: Moundbuilders.
One of the earliest "ironmasters" was Robert Cravens, who built a house on the northern end of Lookout Mountain, overlooking the city.
Many historians consider the Battle of Chattanooga to be the beginning of the end of the Civil War.
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 Tennessee, Chattanooga Greenways Program: The Trust for Public Land
The Chattanooga Field office of The Trust for Public Land has been working with the City of Chattanooga and Hamilton County since 1994 to facilitate land acquisition, planning, and funding for the regional greenway system.
The center of the greenway system is the Tennessee Riverpark, a linear park along the banks of the magnificent Tennessee River.
The Chattanooga Greenway Master Plan calls for creating greenway trails along tributaries of the Tennessee River and connecting them to the Riverpark.
www.tpl.org /tier3_cd.cfm?content_item_id=1179&folder_id=670   (219 words)

  
 Chattanooga, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Now the Tennessee Aquarium, the IMAX 3-D Theater, the Creative Discovery Children's Museum and the Southern Belle riverboat have added their names to the growing list of destinations suited to children of all ages and their parents and grandparents.
Chattanooga's unique name was derived from the Creek Indian Nation and means "rock coming to a point" which is thought to describe Lookout Mountain.
Chattanooga is at the junction of I-75, I-59, and I-24 and is within a day's drive of one third of the population.
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 Chattanooga, Tennessee, Where I Live.
In the early 1970's Chattanooga used to be the dirtiest city in the country.
Chattanooga is ideally located in the center of a triangle between Atlanta, Nashville and Knoxville, each about 2-3 hours away.
There are two daily newspapers: the "Chattanooga Free Press" and the "Chattanooga Times" The Free Press is the conservative paper and the Times is the liberal paper.
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 Chattanooga Tennessee real estate
West Tennessee, with its rich river-bottom lands, on which most of the state's cotton is grown, lies between the Tennessee and the Mississippi rivers.
Although Tennessee is now primarily industrial, with most of its people residing in urban areas, many Tennesseans still derive their livelihood from the land.
Tennessee's leading mineral, in dollar value, is stone; zinc ranks second (Tennessee leads the nation in its production).
www.dougmalinhomes.com /About_Tennessee/page_994563.html   (309 words)

  
 Ruby Falls of Chattanooga on Lookout Mountain
Located on Lookout Mountain in Chattanooga Tennessee, Ruby Falls is not only one of Chattanooga’s favorite attractions, but also one of earths true treasures.
Ruby Falls also host’s one of Chattanooga’s best group facilities with covered deck areas equipped with playground; both of which host fantastic views of the Tennessee River and downtown Chattanooga.
This new addition to Chattanooga’s nightlife is your chance to visit Ruby Falls with a small cave tour group.
www.rubyfalls.com   (395 words)

  
 Chattanooga Tennessee Civil War Battle Chattanooga American Civil War
Confederate general Albert Sidney Johnston was wounded and bled to death, leaving P.G.T. Beauregard to disengage and retreat with a dispirited gray-clad army.
Daniel (Soldiering in the Army of Tennessee) has crafted a superbly researched volume that will appeal to both the beginning Civil War reader as well as those already familiar with the course of fighting in the wooded terrain bordering the Tennessee River.
By mid 1862, Union gains in the Mississippi Valley and in Tennessee and Kentucky had brought the Confederacy to a point of strategic crisis.
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 Horton, Maddox, & Anderson, PLLC -- The Members   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Admitted to the bar, 1985, Alabama; 1987, Tennessee; 1991, Georgia; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee, Northern District of Georgia and Northern District of Alabama.
Chattanooga, Tennessee and American (member, Section on Tort and Insurance Practice; Vice Chair, Commercial Torts Committee) Bar Associations; Alabama State Bar; State Bar of Georgia; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Chattanooga Trial Lawyers Association; Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association; Forum on Construction Industry.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (B.S., summa cum laude, 1994); University of Tennessee at Knoxville (J.D., summa cum laude, 1997).
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 6/15/2006 - Chattanooga Beats Tennessee Thursday, 5-1 - Sports - Chattanoogan.com
Thursday afternoon the Chattanooga Lookouts moved another step closer to the first half championship of the Southern League’s North Division beating the Tennessee Smokies for the second straight day, 5-1.
Chattanooga lost their shutout when the Smokies added a run in the ninth inning off Carlos Guevara.
Eddy Valdez is on the mound for Chattanooga.
www.chattanoogan.com /articles/article_87583.asp   (401 words)

  
 Attorneys Lawrence, Lawrence & Richardson Chattanooga Tennessee Law Office
Lawrence is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Tennessee State Bar Association, the Chattanooga Bar Association (Board of Governors, 1981-1983), the Chattanooga Trial Lawyers Association (Secretary, 1971-1973); the Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association; the Association of Trial Lawyers of America; and the American Board of Trial Advocates.
She is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the Chattanooga Bar Association, the Georgia Bar Association, and the Alabama Bar Association.
Lawrence was admitted to the Tennessee Bar in 1999 and practices in the areas of civil litigation, family law, labor and employment law, contracts, and real estate.
www.lawgerheads.com /CM/Custom/TOCAttorneys.asp   (472 words)

  
 Dancing around Chattanooga, Tennessee
Chattanooga is located in southeast Tennessee, about 2 hours southeast of Nashville and 2 hours east (and a bit north) of Huntsville, Alabama, 2.5 hours northeast of Birmingham, Alabama and 2.5 hours northwest of Atlanta, Georgia.
The Chattanooga Traditional Dance Society usually holds contra dances on two Saturdays of the month.
The dances are at All Saints Academy which is at 310 East 8th St. in downtown Chattanooga.
secontra.com /dance_Chattanooga.html   (293 words)

  
 Ruby's Chattanooga
The air is clean, the trees are green, the wildlife is abundant, and the people are of all races and backgrounds.
Chattanooga is far enough from Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville, and Birmingham to escape the craziness of big city life yet close enough to pop on down for a weekend.
Chattanooga gets a fair share of "Big Names" that come in concert or for shows of some sort.
members.tripod.com /~Rubylyn/Chattanooga.html   (448 words)

  
 Green Cities: Urban Environmental Solutions - Global Issues Electronic Journal March 2000
But Chattanooga is a city that has learned "opportunity thinking," a city that has already proven a riverfront industrial wasteland can be transformed into a public place of such elegance and innovation that visitors from around the world come to wonder at the achievement of urban renewal.
But what sets Chattanooga apart is the degree of consideration given to environmental preservation throughout these efforts, and the degree to which the environment itself has been a key to the city's renewal, and is now a critical part of its future.
Like many of the efforts that have contributed to Chattanooga's revival, the River Gorge Trust was an ad hoc creation, by citizens who felt a love for the land, and a responsibility to their community.
usinfo.state.gov /journals/itgic/0300/ijge/gj-08.htm   (2299 words)

  
 The Chattanooga Campaign Official Records and Battle(s) Descriptions
The soldiers of his Army of Tennessee resented his severe discipline, his officers questioned his competence, and the public despised him for his retreats.
It was said that Bragg retreated whether he won or lost; a Confederate joke had it that he would never get to heaven because the moment he was invited to enter he would fall back.
The South would never recover from the loss of Chattanooga, which brought Bragg's dismissal and opened the gateway to the Confederate heartland.
www.civilwarhome.com /chattannoga.htm   (552 words)

  
 Country Inns & Suites By Carlson
The Chattanooga Hotel is an all suite property with each of the spacious suites featuring a cozy country-style décor that makes guests feel right at home.
The Chattanooga Hotel helps guests start the day off right with a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast featuring Scrambled Eggs, sausage, Belgian waffles, bagels, breads, muffins, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, juices, coffee, tea and other choices.
The Chattanooga Hotel, located just a half mile from downtown Chattanooga, is convenient to such Chattanooga area attractions as Lookout Mountain, University of Tennessee/Chattanooga, Hunter Museum and Chattanooga Zoo.
www.countryinns.com /chattanoogatn_east   (331 words)

  
 Chattanooga, Tennessee Southern Living - Find Articles
On cool spring nights and warm sunny days, the banks of the Tennessee River hum with the vitality of a city that loves where it is and what it has become.
Now a community in the truest and best sense of the word, Chattanooga is beloved by all.
Where great old buildings are concerned, Chattanooga decided early in the game to make demolition a last resort, opting instead for preservation and transformation.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa3676/is_200404/ai_n9399192   (553 words)

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