Shotgun attack leaves 1 dead, 1 injured outside Collegedale Wal-Mart

Published Apr. 27 2015

Rolly Lagutin was bending down to put his 15-month-old grandson into a car seat Sunday when he heard the first...

2 wanted for questioning in Alabama homicide caught; sheriff thinks woman was 'victim in this situation'

Published Apr. 27 2015

Two "persons of interest" in a death in DeKalb County, Ala., are in custody after deputies found them in an...

Thousands of Georgians can graduate retroactively as new law does away with test

Published Apr. 27 2015

Old high school diplomas are flying off the shelves in Georgia, thanks to a new state law that says high...

10 lobbyists represent public agencies in Hamilton County

Published Apr. 27 2015

Public agencies in Hamilton County are paying 10 lobbyists a combined $304,700 a year to represent local interests to state...

Missing Stevenson woman found, taken to hospital after police chase

Published Apr. 27 2015

Authorities in Jackson County, Ala., renewed their request for the public's help after a ground search for a missing Stevenson...

National Cornbread Festival brings crowds to South Pittsburg, Tenn.

Published Apr. 27 2015

Folks come from all around to the National Cornbread Festival on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2015, in South Pittsburg, Tenn.

Moment: 'Tis the season

Published Apr. 27 2015

Ben Gordon is surrounded by buckets of spices and has a three-ring notebook of recipes lying beside two large metal...

Ongoing DUI test case turns up high fee rate in Hamilton County

Published Apr. 27 2015

Since last year, Chattanooga attorney Jerry Summers has worked to get a pool of local DUI cases tossed out based...

TDEC approves Jasper burn site to remedy brush removal issue

Published Apr. 27 2015

JASPER, Tenn. -- City leaders have gotten a reprieve from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation after they found...

Bradley County Schools' proposed budget presents 'challenges'

Published Apr. 27 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- The 2015-16 draft budget for Bradley County Schools presents problems, including whether to pay for instructional coaching...

Updated: Missing Stevenson woman found, taken to hospital after police chase

Published Apr. 26 2015

The search for missing person Ashley Kennedy of Stevenson, Ala., ended Sunday night with her driving a stolen vehicle as...

Updated: Chattanoogans with Nepal connections worried as death toll in Nepal quake rises to nearly 2,800

Published Apr. 26 2015

KATHMANDU, Nepal -- The death toll from Nepal's earthquake rose to 2,789 on Monday, two days after the massive trembler...

Quacking duck ringtone helps firefighter rescue ducklings in Louisiana

Published Apr. 26 2015

SLIDELL, La. -- Quack! Quack! A duck call ringtone helped a Louisiana firefighter rescue six ducklings from a storm drain.

Updated: Woman survives shotgun attack outside Collegedale Wal-Mart

Published Apr. 26 2015

Collegedale police say a man shot a woman he knew with a shotgun in one or both legs shortly before...

2 wanted for questioning in Alabama homicide caught; sheriff thinks woman was 'victim in this situation'

Published Apr. 26 2015

Two "persons of interest" in a death in DeKalb County, Ala., are in custody after deputies found them in an...

Former Braves pitcher Smoltz to speak at Best of Preps banquet

Published Apr. 26 2015

John Smoltz, the only pitcher to record at least 200 wins and 150 saves in Major League Baseball history, will...

Body of Ala. kayaker found in Gadsden creek

Published Apr. 26 2015

The body of a 25-year-old Alabama man swept out of his kayak on a swollen creek has been found.

Chattanooga police chief says fired cops shouldn't work as officers again

Published Apr. 26 2015

Chattanooga police Chief Fred Fletcher has fired as many officers this month as had been fired at the department in...

One with creation: Changed by tragedy, artist found new spirit

Published Apr. 26 2015

When Asher Mendonsa came out of a weeks-long coma in 2005, it was more than just waking up. It was...

Two people sought for questioning in woman's death on Lookout Mountain

Published Apr. 26 2015

A woman was found dead on Lookout Mountain early Saturday morning and two people are wanted for questioning in the...

Woman missing in Stevenson, Ala.; last seen Friday night walking on U.S. Highway 72

Published Apr. 26 2015

A 34-year-old woman has gone missing in Stevenson, Ala., the Jackson County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

Long-awaited raises ahead for Chatt State part-timers

Published Apr. 26 2015

The pay rate for Chattanooga State adjunct instructors hasn't changed since Kim McCormick first joined the college as a part-time...

Hamilton County commission members seek to relax spending rules

Published Apr. 26 2015

After nine months of chafing under restrictions to their discretionary funds, county commissioners now want the strings detached in this...