Keith Longley Joins Cornerstone Community Bank

Thursday, July 12, 2012
Keith Longley has joined Cornerstone Community Bank
Keith Longley has joined Cornerstone Community Bank

Cornerstone Community Bank has appointed Keith Longley as a vice president and commercial relationship ,anager.  A 25-year banking veteran, Mr. Longley previously worked for both regional and community banks, and was most recently employed by Gateway Bank in Ringgold for the past 12 years.

A life-long resident of Chattanooga, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from Baylor school in 1983 and from UTC with a BS in Finance in 1987.  He also earned an MBA from UTC in 1999.  Mr. Longley is a graduate of the both the Tennessee School of Banking as well as the Graduate School of Banking at LSU. 

Mr. Longley’s civic involvement includes being an active member and past president of the Ringgold Rotary Club.  He is also a member of Lakeview First Baptist Church in Rossville and has served on the finance committee there for more than five years.  

He currently resides in Rock Spring with his wife, Paula, and two sons, Hunter and Hayden.  In his limited free time, he enjoys outdoor activities including golf, hunting and motorcycling.


New Hamilton County Businesses

Here are the new business licenses from the County Clerk's office: GYPSY PICKER, THE 3411 HIXSON PIKE HIXSON, TN 37343   BUSY BEE DOLLAR STORE 1414 JENKINS RD STE 120 CHATTANOOGA, TN 37421   WINDOW CITY INC VARIOUS LOCATIONS CHATTANOOGA, TN 37402   WINDOW CITY INC VARIOUS LOCATIONS CHATTANOOGA, TN 37402   ELEANORS FLORAL SHOP ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Whiskey Applies For Permit For Distillery Across From Choo Choo

Officials of the Chattanooga Whiskey Company have applied for a permit for a distillery across from the Chattanooga Choo Choo. The location is at 1439 S. Market St. in a building owned by architect Thomas Johnson. The firm has given up on plans for a distillery at Fourth and Market, citing structural problems with the John Ross Building. (click for more)

Person Shot Sunday Morning On Englewood Avenue

One person was shot on Sunday morning in North Chattanooga. At approximately 9:18 a.m., the Chattanooga Police Department responded to a gunshot wound call at 1049 Englewood Ave. involving one victim. T he victim was transported to a local hospital suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding ... (click for more)

North Carolina Man Dies In Rafting Incident On The Ocoee River

A 50-year-old North Carolina man died Saturday morning when the raft he was aboard overturned in the Ocoee River. The victim was Gary Brown of Clayton. Mr. Brown and five other occupants along with a guide were ejected after the raft they were navigating overturned in a rapid.   The victim was unresponsive when he was recovered from the water further ... (click for more)

Dirt Decision At Camp Jordan May Come Back To Haunt East Ridge Councilmen

Wow. I thought the arrival of Bass Pro Shop would help bring East Ridge back to a position of prominence in the Chattanooga area, but the Council proved otherwise last night.  To the council - There is a reason that the developers want that dirt: It's valuable . You currently own it and the developer wants it. Bass Pro has already agreed to set up shop. They were going ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Switchings Are Nothing New

As best I can remember, I was switched with “tree branches” in at least five different Southern states when I was growing up. These seemingly endless and quite deliberate incidents of corporal punishment were not just doled out by my parents but others got into the act -- my grandmother, my aunts and or whoever else felt I deserved a whacking. There were even some notable African-American ... (click for more)