CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- Guss Issa of G. T. Issa Construction, along with representatives of ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, broke ground Tuesday for the 7th annual St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway in the Hawks Landing Subdivision of Apison.
Residents of Chattanooga and surrounding communities will have an opportunity to win the newly built home.
Starting in March 2013, a limited number of chances to win the St. Jude Dream Home house and 13 additional prizes valued at $1,000 or more will be available for a $100 contribution to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
The winning names will be announced during a live giveaway special on WRCB Channel 3 on June 23, 2013.
All proceeds from the promotion will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Other sponsors include WRCB Channel 3, G. T. Issa Construction, WUSY-US 101, national sponsors Brizo and Shaw Floors, and the ladies of Epsilon Sigma Alpha.
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Dr. Gary Stark and Ingleside Elem. Principal Debbie Harrison
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On the last Friday in January, 15-year-old Dontadrian Bruce was finishing up his biology project at Olive Branch High School. More
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Monday, March 10 2014 5:25 AM EDT2014-03-10 09:25:54 GMT
The Walker County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting in Lafayette. Sheriff Steve Wilson says it happened around 6:45 p.m. at a home on Wesley Rd. He says two men got into an argument whichMore
The Walker County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting in Lafayette.More
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Monday, March 10 2014 5:52 AM EDT2014-03-10 09:52:01 GMT
(WRCB) - Good Monday. The nice weather over the weekend continues today.High pressure will continue bringing warm, dry air to the area for the start of the week. Highs today will climb into the upperMore