Driver in I-75 crash was making first run for company

Published Jul. 3 2015

The first route of Ben Brewer's new trucking job was supposed to take him on a loop from London, Ky.,...

Chattanooga's 700 block to hold 10-story tower

Published Jul. 3 2015

A 10-story tower, the tallest building slated for downtown Chattanooga in at least two decades, won support from a key...

Teen boys' testimony sends predator to jail

Published Jul. 3 2015

The testimony of six teenage boys in a Morgan County, Tenn., courtroom this week will put a serial sexual predator...

New school IDs: Georgia schools choose organization models for future funding

Published Jul. 3 2015

The state told Georgia school districts to decide by July 1 what path they will take toward the future.

Bradley's Interstate 75 exit projects in final stretch

Published Jul. 3 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Transportation estimates a comprehensive overhaul of Interstate 75's Exit 20 here that involves...

TBI seek help identifying woman whose body was found in Monroe County on Wednesday

Published Jul. 2 2015

CHATTANOOGA -- Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman...

Chattanooga police seek Tony Thomas in non-custodial parent kidnapping case

Published Jul. 2 2015

A non-custodial parent kidnapped his two toddlers from a local child care center Thursday evening.

Firefighters put out house fire on Port Royal Drive in northern Hamilton County

Published Jul. 2 2015

Lightning struck a Soddy Daisy home Thursday evening, causing an estimated $350,000 in damages.

Corker warns Venezuela heading toward 'some very difficult times'

Published Jul. 2 2015

NASHVILLE -- Just back from a fact-finding trip to Venezuela, U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., says the country has "great...

Kyle files Tennessee Senate bill to do away with 'divisive' Confederate flag license plates

Published Jul. 2 2015

NASHVILLE -- State Sen. Sara Kyle, D-Memphis, says she has filed legislation to block the state from issuing specialty license...

UPDATE: Fire still burning after hazardous rail spill in East Tennessee

Published Jul. 2 2015

A car on a CSX train carrying a flammable and toxic substance derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting...

TRAFFIC ALERT: Vehicle crash on I-75 south near Hamilton Place

Published Jul. 2 2015

A vehicle crash is affecting traffic on Interstate 75 southbound in Hamilton County at mile marker 4 near Hamilton Place...

Alabama state senator seeking help after DUI arrest

Published Jul. 2 2015

ALABASTER, Ala. -- The chairman of the Alabama Senate Judiciary Committee said Thursday he is seeking professional help following his...

At 34, Alabama single mom facing Alzheimer's

Published Jul. 2 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Carrie Richardson knows what she faces after being diagnosed with Early Onset Familial Alzheimer's.

I-24 west in Grundy blocked by burning truck

Published Jul. 2 2015

Interstate 24 westbound in Grundy County is blocked by a truck that has caught fire, according to a Tennessee Highway...

Knoxville police backtrack on proposed restrictive video policy

Published Jul. 2 2015

KNOXVILLE — Police Chief David Rausch today said he will not impose a blanket ban on the release to the...

State's top court denies death row challenge to execution by electrocution

Published Jul. 2 2015

NASHVILLE -- The Tennessee Supreme Court today turned down a challenge by state Death Row inmates to the use of...

Man arrested on child molestation charges

Published Jul. 2 2015

The Whitfield County Sheriff's Office arrested 19-year-old Antonio Francisco Elrod on Wednesday on child molestation charges.

Man gets 120 months in federal prison for selling something called flakka

Published Jul. 2 2015

The drug's official name is alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone. But on the street, dealers call it gravel or flakka. And people are going...

John Deffenbaugh named to Georgia-Alabama study committee

Published Jul. 2 2015

State Rep. John Deffenbaugh, R-Lookout Mountain, will join other Georgia and Alabama lawmakers in a joint study committee.

100 march in protest after Confederate flag removed from Chattooga courthouse

Published Jul. 2 2015

After hearing news that Commissioner Jason Winters ordered the Sons of Confederate Veterans to remove their flag from the courthouse...

Update: Pops on the River still on schedule but weather puts damper on some fireworks shows

Published Jul. 2 2015

Relentless rain continued to pound the Chattanooga region Thursday afternoon, causing flooding that closed roads throughout the area and dampened...

Roads on Signal Mountain under threat of closing due to weather

Published Jul. 2 2015

The W Road is reportedly closed. Officials may also close Signal Mountain Road due to the weather.