VW's pledge to stay neutral on UAW dealings at Chattanooga plant wins support for incentives

Published Feb. 26 2015

NASHVILLE -- Republican Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey said today that Volkswagen officials told him this week the German manufacturer will...

FCC will allow EPB to expand gigabit Internet beyond Chattanooga

Published Feb. 26 2015

The Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 this morning to adopt an order that effectively will allow EPB to extend its...

Grocery Bar closes on Southside

Published Feb. 26 2015

After a month of uncertainty and cutbacks in staff and products, the downtown Grocery Bar on Main Street appears to...

Bigger airplanes may come to Chattanooga-Charlotte route

Published Feb. 26 2015

Bigger aircraft and more seats to Charlotte, and an added flight to Chicago, may be on the horizon for Chattanooga...

Finley Stadium adds EPB FiSpots

Published Feb. 26 2015

EPB Fiber Optics has entered a multi-year partnership with Finley Stadium to provide high-definition television and WiFi service via EPB...

Mohawk CEO "highly optimistic" about carpet comeback

Published Feb. 25 2015

The head of the world's biggest floorcovering company said Wednesday he is "highly optimistic" that rising home starts this year...

Dalton, Ga., industry seeks 85 workers

Published Feb. 25 2015

The Georgia Department of Labor said today it will help a Dalton staffing company, TiDra, Inc., recruit about 85 workers...

Volkswagen moves ahead on expansion at Chattanooga plant

Published Feb. 25 2015

Volkswagen's proposed Chattanooga engineering and planning center has found a temporary home as officials finalize a permanent site and prepare...

After months of waiting, Choo Choo gets first nod for tax breaks

Published Feb. 25 2015

After two months of screwball circumstances stalling a recommendation by the city's Health, Educational and Housing Facility Board, the Chattanooga...

Astec sales, backlog grows; Loudon plant closes because of drop in oil drilling

Published Feb. 25 2015

The drop in oil prices is taking its toll on an East Tennessee plant that produces drilling equipment.

Personal Finance: Student debt now a drag on economy

Published Feb. 25 2015

Promoting access to higher education is a laudable goal, the desirability of which is widely appreciated. However, the current student...

Tennessee auto supplier adding 435 jobs

Published Feb. 25 2015

Unipres adds 435 Tennessee jobs

JPMorgan Chase closing 300 branches

Published Feb. 25 2015

JPMorgan Chase plans to close 300 bank branches over the next two years, about 5 percent of the total, as...

GM recalls Cadillac ATS to fix sunroof switch

Published Feb. 25 2015

General Motors is recalling about 67,000 Cadillac ATS compact sports sedans to fix a problem with the power sunroof controls.

VW locating Chattanooga engineering center near plant

Published Feb. 24 2015

The Chattanooga Volkswagen plant's planned engineering and research center will temporarily locate in a building adjacent to the factory, VW...

Unum gives $3 million to Chattanooga-area non-profits

Published Feb. 24 2015

Unum and its employees contributed $3 million in 2014 to non-profit organizations in Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia, according to...

Tennessee auto supplier adding 435 jobs

Published Feb. 24 2015

Auto parts supplier Unipres USA Inc. will expand its Middle Tennessee facilities by adding new presses and create 435 new...

Astec to close Loudon TN plant due to drop in oil drilling

Published Feb. 24 2015

The drop in oil prices is taking its toll on a an East Tennessee plant that produces drilling equipment.

Check out this national ad campaign shot in Chattanooga

Published Feb. 24 2015

Insanity, a well-known genius once said, is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.

Antique Model Ts may offer historic downtown tours

Published Feb. 24 2015

A couple of vintage Ford Model Ts and an antique Model A may soon be carrying visitors around Chattanooga in...

Developer grilled over East Brainerd subdivison

Published Feb. 24 2015

Nervous and admitting so from the get-go, Rick Harris -- the developer seeking to create a 35 single-family-home subdivision in...

EU opens probe of GE takeover of Alstom power unit

Published Feb. 24 2015

BRUSSELS -- The European Union opened an in-depth probe of General Electric's $14.1 billion takeover of the power division of...

Big Five: Largest-grossing films in history

Published Feb. 24 2015

Largest-grossing films in history