Obama administration: Education bills lack accountability

Published Jul. 6 2015

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration said Monday it cannot support either the Senate or the House versions of bills being...

Hamilton County deputies involved in car chase

Published Jul. 6 2015

Deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop a vehicle tonight around 8:11 p.m. for a registration violation...

More Alabama counties issuing same-sex marriage licenses

Published Jul. 6 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Additional Alabama counties on Monday said they were now willing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples,...

Lawmaker asks for refund from designer of Tennessee's new $46,000 logo

Published Jul. 6 2015

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- A state lawmaker is calling for a refund of all but $10,000 of the $46,000 paid for...

Dead fish found in creek after Tennessee train derailment

Published Jul. 6 2015

MARYVILLE, Tenn. -- Environmental officials have asked Maryville, Tennessee, residents to avoid a creek where dead fish were found after...

Georgia man sentenced in shooting death of 23-month-old grandson

Published Jul. 6 2015

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Gwinnett County prosecutors say a man has been sentenced in the shooting death of his 23-month-old grandson.

5 tornadoes confirmed in Middle Tennessee

Published Jul. 6 2015

NASHVILLE -- The National Weather Service says it has confirmed five tornadoes touched down in Middle Tennessee during storms last...

South Carolina Senate votes to remove flag from Statehouse grounds

Published Jul. 6 2015

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The South Carolina Senate voted Monday to pull the Confederate flag off the Capitol grounds, clearing the...

Man arrested in Alabama park on drug charges

Published Jul. 6 2015

Officers from the Stevenson Police Department received a complaint of possible drug activity at the Stevenson City Park on July...

Alabama man shoots his brother in domestic dispute

Published Jul. 6 2015

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office responded to Highlands Hospital in Scottsboro, Ala., on July 4 after a shooting victim arrived...

Hamilton County schools attorney presses for funding lawsuit to move forward

Published Jul. 6 2015

The lawsuit, filed in Davidson County Chancery Court in March, claims that Tennessee's Basic Education Program fails to fund the...

Five arrested in Jackson County drug seizure

Published Jul. 6 2015

Jackson County Sheriff officers seized a variety of drugs in a recent raid on a Scottsboro, Alabama home, including more...

Armed black mannequin alarms Ooltewah neighbors

Published Jul. 6 2015

A headless black mannequin with a knife in its hand raised eyebrows in a rural corner of Ooltewah today —...

Toxic East Tennessee train derailment may have affected water

Published Jul. 6 2015

According to reports, biologists working to install a water treatment system found dead fish in Culton Creek around 4:30 p.m....

Chattanooga Update: Woman's body found in creek

Published Jul. 6 2015

An area man wants to put up the world's biggest Confederate flag on a mountain near Dunlap.

VIDEO: Four bears enter woman's back yard

Published Jul. 6 2015

What do you do when four bears enter your back yard?

70-year-old East Tennessee man charged in cane attack

Published Jul. 6 2015

A 70-year-old man has been jailed on a charge that he assaulted a woman with a cane.

Mobile medical units ready for action in Northeast Alabama

Published Jul. 6 2015

Fort Payne, Ala., is home to a 50-bed Alabama Department of Public Health mobile hospital aimed at providing medical care...

Citing 'hysteria' over Confederate symbols, McCormick plans to slow down his effort to remove Forrest bust from state Capitol

Published Jul. 6 2015

NASHVILLE — House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick says he'll slow down his effort to remove a bust of controversial Confederate...

Hamilton County woman's 'shark's house' video goes viral with more than 9 million views

Published Jul. 6 2015

A Hamilton County school guidance counselor calls her Internet rise to fame "completely bananas."

Moment: The perfect fit, Farrier is shoemaker for the equine crowd

Published Jul. 6 2015

PHILADELPHIA, Tenn. — In the barn of Dry Ridge Farm here, a man wearing a thick brown apron strikes a...

Produce store opens in food desert of East Chattanooga

Published Jul. 6 2015

For more than a decade, the East Chattanooga neighborhood of Churchville has not had a grocery store.

With nearly $750,000 in campaign warchest, challenger Starrett says ready for DesJarlais in 2016 GOP primary

Published Jul. 6 2015

NASHVILLE — Republican Grant Starrett says he has raised nearly three quarters of a million dollars for his 4th Congressional...