US-27 crash near Signal Mountain Road shuts down roadway, causes traffic backup

Published Apr. 27 2017

A multi-vehicle crash on US 27 northbound in Hamilton County has forced a roadway closure, severely delaying traffic.

Alabama high school teacher, husband arrested for hosting post-prom party with alcohol

Published Apr. 27 2017

A Spanish Fort High School teacher and her husband have been arrested on charges of hosting an underage post-prom...

Severe thunderstorms could hit Chattanooga area today

Published Apr. 27 2017

The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather outlook for potentially severe thunderstorms for the Chattanooga area today.

Narrowing Hixson Pike: Proposal to cut traffic lanes, slow speeds at Riverview stirs opinions

Published Apr. 27 2017

A proposal to narrow a stretch of Hixson Pike to traffic, slow cars to 25 mph and add parallel parking...

Hamilton County Commission pay talk continues

Published Apr. 27 2017

At least some Hamilton County commissioners have not given up on disconnecting their pay from the county mayor's salary.

Job fair gives people with criminal pasts chance to find work

Published Apr. 27 2017

Having a criminal record can limit a person's career options severely, but it doesn't have to be the end of...

Ringgold, Ga., man arrested on DUI, vehicular homicide charges in 2-year-old daughter's death

Published Apr. 27 2017

A Ringgold, Ga., man was arrested last week on a vehicular homicide charge for a crash in which his 2-year-old...

Taxi hits 6-year-old boy in Dalton

Published Apr. 26 2017

A 6-year-old boy playing with his brother on Juniper Avenue in Dalton was hit by a taxi when he ran...

Authorities confirm seventh case of rabies in Whitfield County, Ga., in less than a year

Published Apr. 26 2017

Whitfield County, Ga., authorities on Wednesday confirmed the seventh case of rabies in the county in less than a year,...

Bill raising Tennessee's gas tax passed into law

Published Apr. 26 2017

The bill raises gas and diesel taxes by six cents and 10 cents, respectively, over a three-year period, as well...

Tennessee AG files lawsuit against Texas firm accused of deceiving Woodmore families

Published Apr. 26 2017

The Tennessee Attorney General's Office filed a lawsuit this morning against a Texas law firm accused of deceiving Woodmore victims...

Area drug bust leads to seizure of more than 20 pounds of crystal meth

Published Apr. 26 2017

A multiple-agency drug bust in the parking lot of a Holiday Inn Express in Tiftonia on Tuesday night led to...

Whitfield County Sheriff's office finds $125,000 worth of marijuana

Published Apr. 26 2017

The Whitfield County Sheriff's Office arrested three people Tuesday after finding 15 pounds of marijuana in their car.

Man injured in Rossville Boulevard shooting

Published Apr. 26 2017

Chattanooga police responded to a report of a person shot at the 4500 block of Rossville Boulevard after 4 a.m....

Officials: I-85 repairs in Atlanta to cost up to $16.6M

Published Apr. 26 2017

State officials have announced that rebuilding the collapsed section of Interstate 85 in Atlanta will cost up to $16.6 million.

Volkswagen announces eight Chattanooga schools receiving engineering labs

Published Apr. 26 2017

Standing in the middle of a large room at Dalewood Middle School, principal Arielle Hayes announced that by the start...

Fired WUTC reporter amends lawsuit to include UTC chancellor

Published Apr. 26 2017

A WUTC reporter fired after she angered state lawmakers has amended her lawsuit against the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga,...

Lincoln Park residents oppose road, seek historic preservation protection

Published Apr. 26 2017

Lincoln Park neighborhood residents rallied Tuesday to oppose a road they say threatens their neighborhood and to urge the city...

New wastewater projects on tap for Chattanooga

Published Apr. 26 2017

The Chattanooga City Council gave the green light Tuesday to more than $10 million in wastewater control expenses.

Commissioner says three big businesses could come to Walker County, bring 450 jobs

Published Apr. 26 2017

Walker County Commissioner Shannon Whitfield said he is in "serious talks" with three new companies that could bring 450 jobs...

Murray County, Ga., magistrate's five-year sentence upheld

Published Apr. 26 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals upheld the conviction of an imprisoned former Murray County, Ga., judge.

Amended version of Favors' mandatory school bus seat belt bill shifts full cost to state

Published Apr. 25 2017

Rep. JoAnne Favors' mandatory school bus seat belt legislation was amended in a House panel Tuesday afternoon to require state...

Is that you? Picnooga seeks help identifying 16,000 historic photos

Published Apr. 25 2017

The hairdos are crew cuts and beehives, the automobiles are now all classics, and everyone in the 16,000 photos of...