Hamilton County's jobless rate drops to lowest level in years

Published Mar. 26 2015

Unemployment in Hamilton County fell last month to one of the lowest levels in the past seven years.

Alcoa to get $259 million DOE loan to upgrade Tennessee plant

Published Mar. 26 2015

The U.S. Energy Department will announce today plans to loan aluminum producer Alcoa Inc. $259 million to expand production of...

Dalton jobless rate falls to 7.1 percent

Published Mar. 26 2015

Unemployment in the Dalton, Ga., area fell to the lowest monthly level in nearly seven years last month as the...

FSG to merge with Atlanta bank in $160 million stock deal

Published Mar. 26 2015

Chattanooga's biggest independent bank plans to merge this fall with one of Atlanta's fastest-growing banks to create a combined bank...

Casey barge could be gone from Ross's Landing by mid-May

Published Mar. 26 2015

Work is to start today to raise the derelict barge that partially sank across from Ross's Landing, and the vessel...

BlueCross gets most Obamacare signups in Tennessee

Published Mar. 26 2015

While BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee once again captured the majority of marketplace signups during open enrollment on the exchanges this...

Therapists turn dreams into success, win Chamber Small Business Award

Published Mar. 26 2015

Back when they were physical-therapy students, Dan Dotson and Kevin Kostka knew they wanted to own a joint clinic for...

FSG to merge with Atlanta bank in $160 million stock deal

Published Mar. 25 2015

The combination will create a bank with $2.7 billion in assets, $2.2 billion in deposits and $1.9 billion in...

Crash Pad one of Chamber's 2015 Small Business Award winners

Published Mar. 25 2015

The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce today announced winners for its 2015 Small Business Awards, before a crowd of more...

VW Chattanooga worker pay at bottom, study says

Published Mar. 25 2015

A study of labor costs at automakers with U.S. production plants shows workers at Chattanooga's Volkswagen plant at the bottom...

Plan sought to raise, remove sinking barge from Chattanooga after act of 'sabotage'

Published Mar. 25 2015

With the rundown barge on Chattanooga's waterfront partially swamped again -- this time as a result of an apparent act...

Can't find a parking space? Two new apps will find an empty spot for you

Published Mar. 25 2015

Finding empty parking spots in downtown Chattanooga or near Chattanooga airport could become easier.

Second time's the charm? Melting Pot hopes to return to city by offering new franchise financing plan

Published Mar. 25 2015

Despite its initial failure in both the Chattanooga and Memphis markets, officials with The Melting Pot want to expand the...

A look at Dow Jones Industrial Average

Published Mar. 25 2015

Last week, Apple Inc. joined a venerable coterie of 30 companies that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)....

Health Care Service Credit Union honors founder

Published Mar. 25 2015

Members of the Health Care Service Credit Union Tuesday night honored the founder of what was Tennessee's first hospital credit...

Chattanooga area home sales rise 12.8 percent

Published Mar. 25 2015

Home sales in the Chattanooga area last month were up 12.8 percent over a year ago, although the median pirice...

FAA streamlines drone flying rules

Published Mar. 25 2015

Federal aviation officials, battered by complaints that bureaucratic hurdles are preventing industry from realizing the economic benefits of drones, announced...

Alstom sells Riverfront Parkway site for $3.5 million

Published Mar. 24 2015

Alstom Power has sold a high-profile tract of land adjacent to its Chattanooga waterfront turbomachinery plant that at one time...

Lee students land honor, cash with their faith-based fishing fly startup

Published Mar. 24 2015

A company that five Lee University students launched to help impoverished people earn a living in South Asia has won...

Public support, outcry prompts SunTrust Bank to keep branch open

Published Mar. 24 2015

After announcing that the only bank office in East Chattanooga would close next month, SunTrust Bank officials have reversed their...

Dollar General fined for store safety violations

Published Mar. 24 2015

Federal safety regulators have slapped Dollar General with another fine for improperly locking exit doors and blocking electrical access panels...

Big Five: Best states in U.S. for the wealthy

Published Mar. 24 2015

For those with incomes in the top 1 percent, Tennessee ranked as the best state in the South for having...

Gas prices drop 5 cents a gallon in Chattanooga

Published Mar. 24 2015

Average retail gasoline prices in Chattanooga fell another 5.2 cents in the past week to an average $2.05 per gallon,...