Jones Lang LaSalle outsourcing bid higher than UTC's current cost

Published Oct. 18 2017

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga would pay a quarter million dollars more than it does now on combined institutional...

Hamilton County Department of Education kicks off initiative to help struggling schools

Published Oct. 18 2017

The Hamilton County Department of Education held a round of group discussions Tuesday as it kicked off its new Opportunity...

Chattanooga City Council derails temporary staffing vote

Published Oct. 18 2017

The Chattanooga City Council has sidestepped an up or down vote to hire a temporary staffing company it set aside...

Dalton, Ga., school board chairman, critic dispute cost of new school

Published Oct. 18 2017

Three weeks before a make-or-break vote, an outspoken critic called a potential new Dalton, Ga., school an overpriced pipe dream...

Judge sets third trial for driver in I-75 wreck that killed six in 2015

Published Oct. 18 2017

After two previous false starts, the vehicular homicide trial of Ben Brewer will go before jurors in Hamilton County Criminal...

Dozens nominated for 'Twenty-One Veteran Salute'

Published Oct. 18 2017

The Times Free Press recently invited readers to nominate veterans to be featured in the "Twenty-One Veteran Salute," a series...

Rhea County man charged with producing, sharing child pornography

Published Oct. 18 2017

A 44-year-old Rhea County, Tenn., man is facing allegations of producing child pornography and sharing it with a sex offender...

U.S. Rep. DesJarlais announces re-election bid

Published Oct. 17 2017

U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais on Tuesday formally announced he is seeking re-election to a fifth term as Tennessee's 4th District...

Chattanooga Airport likely to set record high in passenger boardings

Published Oct. 17 2017

With a new annual high expected this year for passenger boardings, Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport officials are looking at the possibility...

LaFayette teacher arrested for domestic violence for fourth time this year

Published Oct. 17 2017

A LaFayette High School special education teacher and former football coach got arrested.

Chattanooga City Council declines to vote on temporary staffing agreement

Published Oct. 17 2017

The Chattanooga City Council reconsiders this evening whether to include MSi Workforce Solutions in a $1.8 million blanket contract agreement...

Chattanooga State to host three TN Reconnect information sessions

Published Oct. 17 2017

Chattanooga State Community College will host three information sessions for its Tennessee Reconnect program in coming weeks.

UPDATE: Grundy County school board names interim football coach

Published Oct. 17 2017

The Grundy County school board announced Tuesday an interim coach to finish the season.

New trial date set in Ben Brewer case

Published Oct. 17 2017

A judge is reviewing trial dates in January and February for the truck driver accused of killing six.

Highway 27 crash shuts down interstate

Published Oct. 17 2017

A crash involving multiple vehicles on U.S. 27 southbound in Hamilton County at M.L. King Boulevard has shut down the...

Family, friends grieve loss of young couple in Birchwood, Tenn., house fire

Published Oct. 17 2017

On Monday afternoon, yellow tape blocked a steep driveway leading to the remains of a home where a teenage couple...

East Lake Courts gang injunction trial on track for December, attorneys say

Published Oct. 17 2017

Attorneys said Monday they're on track for a December trial to determine whether alleged gang members will be permanently banned...

Council may ask UTC, Chattanooga State to squash facility outsourcing

Published Oct. 17 2017

The Chattanooga City Council will weigh in today on a statewide outsourcing plan that could affect more than 160 local...

Dalton City Council punts on 'public nuisance' problem at old motel

Published Oct. 17 2017

A judge says an old motel jeopardizes people's health, but the Dalton City Council didn't try to tear down the...

Miss Tennessee tackles opioid epidemic

Published Oct. 17 2017

The effects of substance abuse and the opioid epidemic have hit close to home for Miss Tennessee 2017 Caty Davis.

Jasper, Tenn., police to upgrade outdated Taser equipment

Published Oct. 17 2017

Tasers have become an important piece of equipment for law enforcement officers in recent years, and in Jasper it's time...

Region News: Early voting begins in Georgia

Published Oct. 17 2017

Georgia voters can cast their ballots early, beginning Oct. 16 and running through Nov. 3. Election day is Nov. 7.

Blackburn actions on opioid bill under fire at home after '60 Minutes' report

Published Oct. 16 2017

U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn is coming under fire at home.