29 Sep 2022

Category: Local News

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Attorney General Slatery issued a statement following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization

Chattanooga, TN – Attorney General Slatery issued the following statement: “Today, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. It overruled the Roe and Casey decisions establishing a federal constitutional right to have an abortion.  Today’s decision restores…

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Tennessee State Parks announced the bridge across Lake Placid at Chickasaw State Park will be named the Joe Armour Memorial Bridge honoring the former park superintendent

Chester County, TN – According to the statement, naming the bridge for Armour honors his contributions to the continued management, improvement, and enjoyment of the park.  Armour was superintendent from 1963 until his death in 1969. State officials said that he had the original idea…