Two area roads to be closed next week for repairs

Published Mar. 25 2015

The Hamilton County Highway Department has announced two road closures next week for drainage tile replacement.

Knox County superintendent 'surprised' by Hamilton Co. lawsuit against Tennessee

Published Mar. 25 2015

The superintendent of Knox County Schools said Wednesday that he's surprised Hamilton County and six Chattanooga-area school systems filed a...

Man accused of raping woman while she was babysitting in Chattanooga

Published Mar. 25 2015

A 27-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after a woman said he raped her while she was babysitting at a house...

Feds discover three-state meth ring centered in Marion County

Published Mar. 25 2015

The meth ring spanned three states, involving more than 22 people in nine counties.

Family sues Publix, says boy died from allergic reaction to cookie bought there

Published Mar. 25 2015

NASHVILLE -- The family of an 11-year-old boy is suing the Publix grocery chain, saying the child was allergic to...

Police: Armed robber strikes Chattanooga Waffle Houses

Published Mar. 25 2015

An armed robber struck two Waffle House restaurants in Chattanooga this morning, police say.

Woman armed with assortment of 'makeshift weapons' shows up at Chattanooga social security offices

Published Mar. 25 2015

A 34-year-old woman showed up at the Chattanooga Social Security Administration offices armed with...

Man flees on horseback down side of Sand Mountain to avoid arrest

Published Mar. 25 2015

DeKalb County authorities are seeking a man who fled from deputies on horseback this morning down the side of Sand...

UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal fire near McMinn County airport in Athens TN

Published Mar. 25 2015

McMinn County dispatchers say county fire officials this morning are working what is said to be a fatal fire on...

State approves replacement nursing home in East Ridge

Published Mar. 25 2015

NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency today gave the official go ahead for Life Care Centers of...

Chattanooga Update: Burning body found on Lookout Mountain

Published Mar. 25 2015

Changes are coming to the Chattanooga Lookouts' baseball stadium.

Tennessee's top attorney may decide Hamilton County commissioners' pay confusion

Published Mar. 25 2015

At this point, Hamilton County commissioners have no clue what they should be paid. And the decision will likely be...

Autism mandate halted in Georgia House committee

Published Mar. 25 2015

A bill to mandate autism coverage for some Georgia children looks dead for this year.

Ex-school resource officer arrested on rape charges in 2003 teen sex crime case

Published Mar. 25 2015

A former Skyline, Ala., high school resource officer was charged Monday in a sex crimes case from 2003 involving a...

Tennessee attorney general fights ruling allowing EPB to extend high-speed Internet footprint

Published Mar. 25 2015

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery is trying to overturn the historic decision federal regulators made last month allowing Chattanooga's EPB...

Gov. Haslam says Tennessee education funding lawsuit squashes further talks

Published Mar. 25 2015

Gov. Bill Haslam says a lawsuit filed by seven Southeast Tennessee school districts on Tuesday effectively shuts the door on...

Chief Fletcher affirms relationship with Chattanooga Housing Authority police

Published Mar. 25 2015

Chattanooga Housing Authority board member Wilbert Roberts wants more visibility and quicker response time from Chattanooga police officers assisting the...

Autopsy to be perfomed on body found in burned DeKalb County structure

Published Mar. 25 2015

Alabama state and local investigators are awaiting autopsy results in hopes of shedding light on what happened to a person...

Children's Services to look into death of autistic boy hit by train

Published Mar. 25 2015

The Department of Children's Services is opening an investigation into the death of 9-year-old Timothy Wallace, the autistic boy who...

Haslam encouraged by Insure Tennessee revival; Ramsey skeptical

Published Mar. 25 2015

NASHVILLE -- Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday that he's pleased to see his Insure Tennessee proposal revived in the Legislature,...

Georgia Senate passes compromise medical marijuana bill

Published Mar. 25 2015

ATLANTA -- After two rancorous years of squabbling, confusion and heated debate, Georgia appears on the verge of having a...

AAA fights to keep helmet law in Tennessee

Published Mar. 25 2015

NASHVILLE -- AAA motor club wants to put the brakes on proposed legislation that would allow many motorcyclists to ride...

Alabama bill would let adoption agencies refuse gay couples

Published Mar. 24 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Alabama would allow adoption agencies -- including those with state contracts -- to refuse to place children...