Atlanta people and places

Alton Brown’s got strong feelings about Little Debbie axing a snack

3:50 pm Nov. 10, 2017

Alton Brown to Little Debbie: Step away from the Nutty Bar.

The snack food brand posted news on social media that has the culinary celeb feeling all kinds of ways. Something’s gotta go, Little Debbie has decreed in a social media post that seems totally legit and not at all like a gag meant to create some buzz and perhaps even sucker gullible journalists into writing about them.

So which plastic-wrapped delicacy

Chattanooga pastor: “We’re not here to give answers. We’re here to listen.”

8:42 am Nov. 22, 2016

CHATTANOOGA – Rev. Tavner Smith, senior pastor of Venue Church in Chattanooga, rushed to the hospital to console parents soon after the Monday school bus crash that killed five Woodmore Elementary School students and injured many others. At times he and his colleagues were with families when they received the worst news.

Early Tuesday morning he and his entire church staff were at the school.

“We know God has a peace he

Interfaith service brings Chattanooga together

9:46 am Jul. 18, 2015

Chattanooga came together in prayer a little more than 24 hours after a terrorist’s deadly rampage.

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke, Police Chief Fred Fletcher, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, the state’s two U.S. Senators, Lamar Alexander and