Today: Mostly cloudy today with a period or two of showers and thundershowers. High in the mid 80s. A few strong storms possible.
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DANCING WITH THE STARS -CHATTANOOGA
chattanooga is hosting its own celebrity dance off at partnership's 5th annual dancing with the stars chattanooga
joining us today is Sarah A. Stocker --Development Events Assistant for Partnership for Families, Children, and Adults along with one of the participants Stratton Tingle -----tickets are on sale now - go to www.dancingwiththestarschattanooga.com or call 423-642-tixs 8497
---support partnership by voting for a local celebrity dancer through online or text donation - go to www.dancingwitthestarschattanooga.com
--this year feature speaker is jr martinez and some special surprise dancers
[stratton tingle - account executive at the chattanooga chamber of commerce dancing for building stable lives along with scott wilson - headmaster of baylor school dancing for youth services
event is saturday june 23rd at the tivoli theater with show beginning at 8pm and vip reception is 6-730pm at the mtn city club and there is also an after party
FACEBOOK FRIEND OF THE DAY
Congratulations to newschannel 9's Facebook Friend of the Day-Vanessa Nunley. in Hixson, Tennessee, but is originally from Fort Scott, Kansas. Vanessa is also a University of Tennessee at Chattanooga alumni and Hixson High School class of 1978 graduate. She loves spending time with her family and has worked at Cigna for the past 20 years!
The strange weather that brought Spring to this area at least a month earlier than usual has really done a number on your garden. a much-anticipated gardening event, the annual Chattanooga Area Food Bank Garden Tour, comes up this weekend, and joining miss marcia on lifewatch today was Food Bank's gardening EXPERT, Jane Mauldin, .
event is saturday june 2nd from 10am-6pm and june 3rd from 1-6pm beginning at the chatt area food bank
24 hour blood drive to be held at erlanger
joining us today is Johnny Cowart with LIFE FORCE and Lacey Wilson with Blood Assurance
begins on Thursday at 4 p.m. and will run til Friday at 4 p.m. This event runs in conjunction with Blood Assurance's 40th Anniversary.
Friday marks the 40th anniversary of the first blood donation which was actually performed at Erlanger on June 1, 1972 during the opening of the program at Erlanger.
It takes over 400 donations every day to meet the need for blood in the Chattanooga area.
The Biggest User 24-Hr. Blood Drive
Date: Thursday, May 31 - Friday, June 1, 2012
Time: 4 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: 4 p.m. - 7 a.m. Blood Assurance Satellite Office at Baroness Campus (Near elevator F)
7 am. - 4 p.m. - Erlanger Medical Mall
For more information and to schedule a time to donate during our event please call 423 - 756-0966
MR FOOD - for todays receipe - cucumber salad - go to www.mrfood.com
after its city wide chatt market debut last june where 60 heads were shaved and over $18,000 was raised jack's chattanoogins will again charge the clippers to shave heads on sunday june 10th---joining us today is Jack and his mother Dawn Skowronneck
all proceeds go to childrens hospital to help fund life saving pediatric cancer treatment
event begins at 11am on sunday june 10th at the first tenn pavilion - donation will also be accepted on the day of the event - for more information go to www.jackschattanoggins.org or call 423-778-5870