Tennessee House delays vote on controversial school voucher bill

Published Feb. 8 2016

An expected final House floor vote on a controversial school voucher bill was delayed Monday night because of the absence...

Interim director appointed for Cleveland City Schools, replacing ousted Ringstaff

Published Feb. 8 2016

The Cleveland City Schools Board of Education has appointed Cathy Goodman, the school system's assistant director, to serve as...

Defense attorneys seek key evidence in grisly 35-year-old murder case

Published Feb. 8 2016

The defense attorneys in a 35-year-old Hamilton County murder case have honed in on two pieces of evidence both sides...

Committee asks TN attorney general to investigate allegations against Rep. Durham

Published Feb. 8 2016

The special Ad Hoc House Select Committee this afternoon approved designating Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery to "investigate and to...

Chattanooga police looking for Check Into Cash robbery suspect

Published Feb. 8 2016

Chattanooga police are looking for information on a man who robbed the Check Into Cash at 3801 Tennessee Ave. this...

Schools close, delay opening Tuesday as winter weather moves into region

Published Feb. 8 2016

The National Weather Service reports that a cold front will bring 'much colder temperatures and snow' on its way through...

Harrison home damaged after fire destroys garage

Published Feb. 8 2016

A Harrison home was damaged Monday morning after a fire destroyed the garage, according to officials.

Boy now charged with reckless homicide in East Ridge shooting

Published Feb. 8 2016

A 15-year-old boy faces a charge of reckless homicide after the 16-year-old victim of a Friday shooting in East Ridge...

Man arrested following home invasion in Hixson with two other suspects

Published Feb. 8 2016

A man is in jail after police say he and two other suspects burglarized a Hixson home and threatened the...

Up to 2 inches of snow possible in north Georgia mountains

Published Feb. 8 2016

Forecasters say up to 2 inches of snow could fall across a large part of the north Georgia mountains.

Tennessee passed law in 2009 taking guns out of domestic abusers' hands

Published Feb. 8 2016

The same year Tennessee's pro-gun Legislature made it legal for some to be armed in bars, lawmakers also took a...

Teaching by telling: Stories bring history to life for elementary school students

Published Feb. 8 2016

Storytelling is great way to show kids that they probably know more than they think they do, says Tim Lowry,...

Kimball mayor promises to address residents' flooding complaints

Published Feb. 8 2016

Some residents say their property is being washed down Kimball Cove Branch after recent heavy rains and flooding, and they...

Haslam rejects talk that he's twisting arms to get school voucher bill through House

Published Feb. 8 2016

While he's backing a school voucher bill scheduled to hit the House floor today, Gov. Bill Haslam dismisses talk by...

Army of volunteers works to blaze and connect the Cumberland Trail

Published Feb. 8 2016

Deep in the woods to the west of Soddy-Daisy, in an area known as the Pocket Wilderness, a unique state...

Annual Civil War show highlights history, displays unique story

Published Feb. 8 2016

More than 200 vendors spread out over 472 tables packed the floor of the Northwest Georgia Trade Center this weekend,...

Franklin County High School's Gay-Straight Alliance sparks debate in Tennessee community

Published Feb. 8 2016

Supporters and critics of a Franklin County High School group that meets to talk about issues among gay and heterosexual...

Body found under Alabama bridge

Published Feb. 8 2016

Police say the body of a man was found underneath a bridge in northwest Alabama.

Registration closing for dementia conference in Dalton

Published Feb. 8 2016

The registration deadline is Tuesday for a discussion on dementia scheduled for Friday in Dalton, Ga.

Presidential race in Tennessee 'fluid, competitive'

Published Feb. 8 2016

New Hampshire may be ground zero this week in the race for the White House, but three weeks from Tuesday,...

Four Shelby County jailers sentenced

Published Feb. 8 2016

Prosecutors say four former sheriff's employees have been sentenced to federal prison in a scheme to smuggle what they thought...

Committee ready to dig into Rep. Durham allegations

Published Feb. 8 2016

One of the lawmakers on a newly established committee tasked with leading the investigation into embattled Rep. Jeremy Durham's behavior...

Georgia family raising money for seizure alert dog for 3-year-old son

Published Feb. 8 2016

When Erin Scharko-Fisk was 14 weeks pregnant with her second child "we were told he was not compatible with life."