Brainerd starts night school to help improve graduation rate

Published May. 5 2015

Brainerd High School's graduation rate jumped 17 percent within one year.

Tennessee's first lady, Junior League, police partner for book drive

Published May. 5 2015

In a school of 300 low-income students, just one child owns a book, according to the First Lady of Tennessee.

Students map possible futures for Cleveland's Old Woolen Mill

Published May. 5 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- University of Tennessee architectural students have unveiled multiple possible futures for the Old Woolen Mill, a Cleveland...

New Chattanooga clinic seeks to redraw battle lines in fight against childhood obesity

Published May. 5 2015

Marquita Davis always assumed her kids would grow fast.

Americans for Prosperity spend big trying to sway Tennessee lawmakers

Published May. 5 2015

NASHVILLE -- Republican Rep. Kevin Brooks of Cleveland says all he did in January was ask fellow GOP lawmakers to...

Some Walker teachers oppose new standards-based grading system

Published May. 5 2015

LAFAYETTE, Ga. -- "We'll give 'em a D and set 'em free."

Convicted cold-case killer sentenced to 22 years in prison

Published May. 5 2015

Adolphus Hollingsworth, convicted earlier this year in the cold-case slaying of Victoria Carr Hollingsworth, began his two-decade prison sentence Monday.

Woman says man attacked her after she helped him carry beer

Published May. 5 2015

A 33-year-old Chattanooga man is in jail today after a woman said he attacked her in an extended-stay motel on...

Former bank vice president sentenced for fraud

Published May. 5 2015

The former vice president of Appalachian Community Bank in Ellijay, Ga., has been sentenced to three years and six months...

Chattanooga State interviews for presidency begin

Published May. 5 2015

Four finalists vying to be Chattanooga State's next president are visiting campus this week to meet with faculty, staff, students...

Cooper to retire from Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga

Published May. 5 2015

A former banker and trust officer who helped build the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga into one of the city's...

Hearings planned on raising Alabama cigarette tax, car rental tax

Published May. 5 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- An Alabama House budget committee will hold a public hearing Tuesday on a proposed cigarette tax increase...

Alabama governor says gambling won't fix budget problems

Published May. 5 2015

DOTHAN, Ala. -- Gov. Robert Bentley on Monday said gambling is not the solution to the state's budget woes and...

Small plane crashes in Middle Tennessee

Published May. 5 2015

MULBERRY, Tenn. -- Emergency crews have been called to the site of a small plane crash in Middle Tennessee.

Man charged with stealing Elton John's glasses from Memphis museum

Published May. 4 2015

MEMPHIS -- A man who police say took Elton John's heart-shaped glasses from a museum display in Memphis has been...

Police: Georgia sheriff shot woman, refuses to speak with investigators

Published May. 4 2015

ATLANTA -- Sheriff Victor Hill has been a lightning rod for controversy since he fired 27 deputies on his first...

Chattanooga Chamber named one of country's top economic development groups

Published May. 4 2015

The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce was named one of the top 10 economic development groups in the country for...

Ex-bank vice president sentenced for fraud

Published May. 4 2015

William R. "Rusty" Beamon Jr., 54, has been sentenced to three years and six months in federal prison for defrauding...

Man sentenced for murder of wife in Chattanooga

Published May. 4 2015

Adolphus Hollingsworth, convicted in the 16-year-old case of Victoria Hollingsworth murder, will spend the next two decades in prison after...

Woman attacked at Chattanooga motel, police say

Published May. 4 2015

A 33-year-old Chattanooga man is in jail today after a woman said he attacked her in a extended-stay motel on...

Chattanooga Update: 1950s-style bar coming downtown

Published May. 4 2015

Comcast says it will offer 2 gigabit Internet service in Chattanooga.

Embellish owner acquires Willa Collection on North Shore

Published May. 4 2015

Terri Holley, owner of the Embellish shoes and accessory boutique in Warehouse Row, is buying the Willa Collection boutique on...

29-year-old killed in motorcycle accident in East Brainerd

Published May. 4 2015

A motorcycle accident in Chattanooga overnight left the cyclist dead.