Summer at last: Travelers gear up as cold weather finally winds down

Published May. 22 2015

Roger and Lola Laster made change for a stranger at the Lookout Valley welcome center Thursday afternoon as the Huntsville,...

Chattanooga has 2nd fastest growth among Tennessee's big cities

Published May. 22 2015

Chattanooga has outpaced Knoxville in population growth since the 2010 census in the battle for East Tennessee's biggest city, but...

Unum increases dividend; McKenney takes helm as CEO

Published May. 22 2015

Unum Group has a new CEO, but Richard "Rick" McKenney isn't new to the Chattanooga-based company.

Hamilton County leads growth in new businesses

Published May. 22 2015

Hamilton County led the state during the first quarter of 2015 in the growth rate of firms filing to do...

Biz Bulletin: How to evaluate charity requests

Published May. 22 2015

Q. It was disturbing to read about the major charity fraud being conducted in East Tennessee. I receive this type...

Chattanooga home sales up, listings down

Published May. 22 2015

Chattanooga home sales in April rose a robust 11.4 percent above year-ago levels even as homes got more expensive to...

Data breach hits BlueCross BlueShield's CareFirst

Published May. 22 2015

CareFirst, a BlueCross BlueShield plan, on Wednesday became the third major health insurer in the United States to disclose this...

Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores

Published May. 22 2015

Dollar Tree expects to reach a deal in the coming days to sell about 330 Family Dollar stores in order...

Tennessee unemployment edges lower, still above U.S. average

Published May. 21 2015

Unemployment in Tennessee fell to the lowest level in seven years last month, though the jobless rate in the Volunteer...

Unum increases dividend

Published May. 21 2015

Unum Group today increased the quarterly dividend it pays investors of its common stock.

Georgia's jobless rate remains unchanged at 6.3 percent

Published May. 21 2015

Unemployment in Georgia was unchanged in April for the third consecutive month and remained above the U.S. average despite the...

H&D adds gear to woo small company I.T. businesses

Published May. 21 2015

A German company that came to Chattanooga to meet the information technology needs of one of the world's biggest carmakers...

Southern Sqweeze adds location in downtown Chattanooga

Published May. 21 2015

Southern Sqweeze has launched its second location.

Chattanooga State Community College trains TVA nuclear operators

Published May. 21 2015

The inaugural class of nuclear professionals from the Tennessee Valley Authority began training this week in a new workforce development...

Cheaper fuel cuts power bills in Chattanooga

Published May. 21 2015

Electric rates will drop 2 percent next month in Chattanooga, reflecting another decline in the monthly fuel-cost adjustment by the...

ConAgra to pay $11.2 million to settle salmonella criminal case

Published May. 20 2015

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- ConAgra Foods agreed Wednesday to pay $11.2 million to settle a federal criminal charge that the company...

Amazon on its way to becoming top private employer in Hamilton County

Published May. 20 2015

Amazon is quickly clicking its way to potentially becoming Hamilton County's largest private employer.

Senate panel OKs $29 million to restart Chickamauga lock project

Published May. 20 2015

Construction on a new Chickamauga lock should be revived this fall and startup work for the biggest construction project ever...

Personal Finance: Reverse mortgages: friend, foe?

Published May. 20 2015

It is difficult to avoid TV celebrities endorsing reverse mortgages for seniors needing extra income or cash to pay bills....

For many low-income workers, calling in sick is a luxury

Published May. 20 2015

NEW YORK -- For Shannon Henderson, getting a cold or flu could be the difference between putting food on the...

Blood Assurance opens new donor center in Cleveland

Published May. 20 2015

Blood Assurance will celebrate its new Cleveland donor center in the Village Green Town Center with a ribbon cutting ceremony...

Senate budget plan should revive work at Chickamauga Lock

Published May. 19 2015

A Senate panel today approved a funding bill that should revive construction of a new Chickamauga Lock, which has been...

Hundreds turn out to fill 500 new Amazon jobs in Chattanooga

Published May. 19 2015

Hundreds of job seekers turned out this morning looking to fill 500 new fulltime positions at Amazon's Chattanooga fulfillment center.