Vote on measure to allow EPB to expand service area delayed until 2016

Published Apr. 1 2015

People like Joyce Coltrin, who owns a large wholesale nursery in south Bradley County, will have to wait to get...

Chattanooga City Council looks at zoning sign ordinance

Published Apr. 1 2015

It's always been against the rules to hide zoning variance yard signs from public view. But the Chattanooga City Council...

Clark Beckham credits Lee University prep for 'Idol' success (videos)

Published Apr. 1 2015

Clark Beckham had already enrolled in grad school at Lee University and was set to be the student director of...

Despite hundreds of supporters at Capitol, Insure Tennessee dies again

Published Apr. 1 2015

NASHVILLE -- Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's proposed Insure Tennessee plan flopped for a second time Tuesday in a Senate committee...

Woman arrested hours after being placed on TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted list

Published Apr. 1 2015

Following a local high-speed chase and a carjacking, Desiree Alexus Hester has been arrested in Nashville, after landing on the...

Public hospitals across Tennessee oppose bill restricting closed meetings

Published Apr. 1 2015

Public hospitals across Tennessee are quietly fighting a bill that would tighten restrictions on their ability to hold private meetings...

School voucher bill passes in Tennessee House panel

Published Apr. 1 2015

NASHVILLE -- A plan to help Tennessee students move from failing public schools to private ones moved ahead Tuesday in...

Gov. Haslam adds money for teacher insurance to budget proposal

Published Apr. 1 2015

NASHVILLE -- A Hamilton County school board member who led the effort to sue the state for more school money...

TBI slow in releasing details of 5-year-old boy's death

Published Apr. 1 2015

An autopsy was performed Tuesday on Lucas Michael Dillon, the 5-year old Marion County boy found "severely injured" at a...

Court clerks could settle for late fees under proposed bill

Published Apr. 1 2015

Court costs money.

Four-year-old Ringgold boy drowns in hotel pool in Knoxville

Published Apr. 1 2015

KNOXVILLE -- A 4-year-old Ringgold, Ga., boy drowned in a hotel pool in Knoxville on Sunday.

Chattanooga man arrested on kidnapping, domestic abuse charges

Published Apr. 1 2015

RED BANK -- A Chattanooga man was arrested in Red Bank on charges of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated sexual battery, and...

Ex-UT Vol football player charged with burglaries

Published Apr. 1 2015

DECATUR, Tenn. -- A former Tennessee Volunteer football player has been charged with burglary by a Meigs County grand jury.

Man charged over remains found in Alabama

Published Apr. 1 2015

CEDAR BLUFF, Ala. -- Cherokee County, Ala., authorities have charged one man in an apparent homicide and are awaiting confirmation...

Judge denies open records lawsuit against Haslam

Published Apr. 1 2015

NASHVILLE -- A tax attorney who sued for the release of records from Gov. Bill Haslam's administration related to a...

Spring City's Strader leads FLW points standings and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Apr. 1 2015

Wesley Strader of Spring City moved from third to first place in the Walmart FLW Tour points standings with a...

TBI puts woman charged with carjacking, assault on most wanted list

Published Mar. 31 2015

The high-speed car chase ended on Monday afternoon, but the driver and a passenger who took-off running from the scene...

Chattanooga man tried to hide gun in toilet when approached by officer

Published Mar. 31 2015

According to an affidavit, Red Bank police responding to reports of "loud screaming and what sounded like a physical altercation"...

CARTA to hold public talks on expanding bus service

Published Mar. 31 2015

The Quasi-government transportation authority has bad the plan in the mix for years, since the landing of the Volkswagen Expansion.

Photo: Fire Department rescues two from 60-foot-high Waffle House sign

Published Mar. 31 2015

All they wanted to do was change out the lights on the Waffle House sign at 23rd Street. Instead, they...

Tennessee Valley Authority to open visitor centers Saturday

Published Mar. 31 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Now that spring has arrived, the Tennessee Valley Authority will be opening visitor centers this Saturday.

Girl Scouts have milk and cookies with legislators at Tennessee Capitol

Published Mar. 31 2015

Girl Scouts from across Middle Tennessee visited the Tennessee State Capitol as part of Girl Scout Day on the Hill...

Chattanooga joins municipal tech contest

Published Mar. 31 2015

Cities work with local innovators develop and deploy technology to deal with health, public safety and economic challenges, and the...