UTC, Hamilton County Schools launch mentorship program for new Opportunity Zone teachers

Published Dec. 16 2017

Hannah Ellis comes from a family of teachers in Cleveland, Tenn., but she wasn't fully prepared for what she encountered...

Vaccinations encouraged as flu season ramps up

Published Dec. 16 2017

The number of people seeking medical treatment for influenza-like illnesses spiked in the latest flu report from the U.S. Centers...

Judge picks trial date in 2000 cold-case killing in East Ridge

Published Dec. 16 2017

A Michigan man accused of fatally strangling his estranged girlfriend in East Ridge over 16 years ago has until early...

Mentors give Orchard Knob students a classy dinner

Published Dec. 16 2017

Any young lady who finds herself on a date with Keyshawn Castro almost certainly will be spoiled by the experience.

Judge says he isn't recusing himself from overturned 2012 murder case

Published Dec. 16 2017

A Chattanooga judge said he will not recuse himself from a murder case overturned by an appeals court after public...

Proposed legislation would allow bikes, electric wheelchairs and more on public land

Published Dec. 16 2017

Proposed legislation would allow mountain biking, motorized wheelchairs and more in federal wilderness areas, a move supporters say is much...

Jasper, Tenn., board votes to purchase used fire truck

Published Dec. 16 2017

City leaders have approved the purchase of a used aerial fire truck for the Jasper Volunteer Fire Department in what...

Man caught one hour after breaking into La Carniceria

Published Dec. 15 2017

A man was arrested and charged with theft of property, burglary and vandalism, one hour after breaking into La Carniceria...

GBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Whitfield County

Published Dec. 15 2017

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into an officer-involved shooting.

Pedestrian struck in East Ridge suffering severe injuries

Published Dec. 15 2017

A pedestrian was struck at 5300 Ringgold Road Thursday night.

Alton Park house fire displaces two

Published Dec. 15 2017

The Chattanooga Fire Department responded to house fire at 4020 Highland Avenue Friday morning.

After losing $75,000, car dealer says opposing lawyer 'made fools out of a jury'

Published Dec. 15 2017

A LaFayette, Ga., car dealer got busted for defamation last month after he took out advertisements accusing a couple of...

Walker County, CHI Memorial form employee clinic partnership

Published Dec. 15 2017

The Walker County employee clinic is shutting down.

Van Buren officials weigh legal action to block Fall Creek Falls inn demolition

Published Dec. 14 2017

Van Buren County elected officials announced Thursday night they are exploring taking legal action to block the Haslam administration's plan...

EPB says it will continue net neutrality standards while Comcast welcomes repeal

Published Dec. 14 2017

Chattanooga's biggest internet service providers today reaffirmed their commitment to an open Internet after the Federal Communications Commission voted to...

Woman charged with homicide in connection to Orange Grove van death

Published Dec. 14 2017

An Orange Grove Center employee faces criminal charges in connection with the death of a longtime patient, whose body was...

11th Street at Market closed Friday for block party

Published Dec. 14 2017

East 11th Street between Market and Columbia streets will be closed from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday.

Tennessee, Georgia rank among top 12 states for state teacher quality policies, report says

Published Dec. 14 2017

Tennessee and Georgia are among the top 12 states in the nation when it comes to state teacher policies and...

Fire forces evacuation of local school

Published Dec. 14 2017

A reported fire in the auditorium at Berean Academy at 331 Berean Lane in Hixson forced an evacuation this morning....

Hamilton County Schools to form committee to revise school calendar

Published Dec. 14 2017

Hamilton County Schools is considering revising the school calendar for the 2018-2019 school year.

Murder trial in case of slain Knoxville teen reaches jury

Published Dec. 14 2017

Jurors are set to begin deliberations in a murder trial involving the 2015 death of a Tennessee teenager who shielded...

UnifiEd's research outlines concerns facing Hamilton County residents

Published Dec. 14 2017

Issues of equity, school funding, student health and well-being, and school resources are among the biggest concerns facing Hamilton County...

Bob Corker: Roy Moore's Alabama election loss is good for U.S., GOP

Published Dec. 14 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said Wednesday that Alabama Republican Roy Moore's Senate race loss is "good for America" as...