The August ballot will include seven names for the District 5 seat on the Hamilton County school board, but only five people are actively pursuing the seat.

Put away the lunch money.

Ivy Academy leaders will not need to look far to remember where their 2009 roots sprouted.

First it was the chicken patties, biscuits and french fries.

A charter school plans to open in the Westside this fall where less than half the residents graduate high school, crime is higher than the national average and household income averages less than $10,000 a year.

Hamilton County Schools can proceed with their lawsuit against Chattanooga without involvement of the state or county government.

Seven of Hamilton County's 75 schools will be under new leadership in the fall. Superintendent Rick Smith announced the following principal assignments on Tuesday:

Ganns Middle Valley Elementary School won $10,000 in a yearlong literacy contest aimed at boosting a love of reading.

Third-grade students at Tracie Ellis’ classroom at Tunnel Hill Elementary School transformed the school’s cafeteria into a wax museum Friday when they portrayed historical figures they have studied this year.

It's not just black and white anymore.

More than two dozen Hamilton County high school students were sworn in Wednesday to serve on the county's first youth court.

After agreeing to pony up almost $12 million in past due taxes, Chattanooga has filed a motion claiming the Hamilton County school system doesn't have the right to file a lawsuit to recover the liquor-by-the-drink taxes.

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