Survey: Fewer congregations are maintaining traditional choirs

Published Dec. 29 2014

Ken Hartley compares it to a baseball game.

Critics question tax-break practices in Chattanooga

Published Dec. 29 2014

The Chattanooga Industrial Development Board approved a $500,000 tax break for the expansion of an 87-year-old Chattanooga company recently, and...

Alexander and Corker on the rise in D.C.

Published Dec. 29 2014

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Bob Corker has golfed with President Barack Obama, dined with him at a fancy restaurant and...

Hamilton County school board calls on state for $12 million more annually

Published Dec. 29 2014

Christmas is over, but Hamilton County's school board still hopes to get the gift of about $12 million in additional...

Families look to marijuana oil as seizure treatment

Published Dec. 29 2014

HOOVER, Ala. -- Three-year-old Carly Chandler, the girl who inspired Alabama's first medicinal marijuana law, sits in a specially made...

Chattanooga area nonprofits looking to year's end for donors

Published Dec. 29 2014

Nancy Seiters popped out of her SUV and started unloading. She had four bags and two boxes full of clothes...

Moment: Artist at work doing oil paintings of Wally's Restaurant

Published Dec. 29 2014

Outbound traffic on McCallie Avenue begins to build to rush-hour levels on a Wednesday afternoon in mid-December as local artist...

Tullahoma recalls Civil War history

Published Dec. 29 2014

The homes, lawns and streets of Tullahoma, Tenn., have grown up and over important Civil War history that many people,...

Pair charged in truck fire death and other news from areas around Chattanooga

Published Dec. 29 2014

MILLINGTON, Tenn. -- A second person has been charged with the death of a man whose badly burned body was...

Today's best photos: Christmas lanterns and kites, ski jumping, bringing the the day's catch home

Published Dec. 28 2014

Today's best photos: Christmas lanterns and kites, ski jumping, bringing the the day's catch home

Dallas Bay Volunteer Fire Department responds to propane gas explosion on Crabtree Road

Published Dec. 28 2014

At 2:45 p.m. Sunday, neighbors living on Crabtree Road heard a loud explosion. A 9-1-1 was made by the...

IPEX: the cruelest equation

Published Dec. 28 2014

Two of Jasmine Latham's sons were afflicted by IPEX, a rare disease that kills. The only treatment is a bone...

Woman shoots up Hixson neighborhood

Published Dec. 28 2014

Jennifer Clouse was standing in her yard Friday in her quiet Hixson neighborhood when she saw a woman quickly drive...

Top web stories and videos: Dec. 21-26

Published Dec. 28 2014

1. Toys 'R' Us closing local store

Catoosa County residents take aim at neighborhood firing range

Published Dec. 28 2014

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Eric Geissinger was jogging in his neighborhood about three months ago when he ran across bulldozers sweeping...

Timely deposit: Neediest Cases Fund helps burned-out family relocate

Published Dec. 28 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- It was a cold night in November 2013 when Tim Rutledge and his wife, watching TV on...

Quoteworthy

Published Dec. 28 2014

The most memorable quotes in the Chattanooga Times Free Press for Dec. 21-26:

Woman in body armor drove around Chattanooga shooting at people

Published Dec. 27 2014

A woman dressed in body armor fired shots at multiple people yesterday afternoon, resulting in a police chase on Hixson...

Shoppers make merry: Gift cards, time off add up to brisk sales on day after Christmas

Published Dec. 27 2014

Even fugitives were among the day-after-Christmas returns Friday morning in Chattanooga.

Killer of Nikia Gilbreath, and her unborn child, back in court 2 decades later

Published Dec. 27 2014

LaFAYETTE, Ga. -- More than a quarter-century after a local man kidnapped a pregnant woman, broke her ribs, stuffed wads...

Politics deals Delta Queen another losing hand as bill dies in Senate

Published Dec. 27 2014

The Delta Queen will stay shackled to Chattanooga's shore for the time being after an attempt to move the boat...

Photo: Celebrating Kwanzaa in Chattanooga

Published Dec. 27 2014

Photo: Celebrating Kwanzaa in Chattanooga

Tennessee delegation asks for hospital funds extension

Published Dec. 27 2014

Nine members of Tennessee's congressional delegation are appealing to federal officials for an extension of funds to help hospitals care...