Hamilton County Mental Health Court forum set Tuesday

Published Jul. 5 2015

Hamilton County courts will launch Mental Health Court in late July with the goal of providing services and breaking down...

Tennessee vital records costs increase

Published Jul. 5 2015

Fees charged by the state Department of Health's Office of Vital Records for birth and death certificates went up July...

Police: Machete attack leads to SWAT standoff in East Ridge

Published Jul. 5 2015

A standoff lasting about two hours Saturday morning ended peacefully when an East Ridge man agreed to turn himself in.

Outside northbound lane of Highway 58 from Oakwood Drive to Jersey Pike closed until Tuesday

Published Jul. 5 2015

The outside northbound lane of Highway 58 from Oakwood Drive to Jersey Pike will be closed from 7 a.m. today...

I-24 west in Chattanooga shut down several hours after 18-wheeler crash, fuel spill

Published Jul. 5 2015

Chattanooga police temporarily shut down the westbound lanes of Interstate 24 around 5:45 a.m. Saturday after an 18-wheeler crashed near...

Photos: Pops on the River at Coolidge Park

Published Jul. 4 2015

Follks enjoy Pops on the River at Coolidge Park on Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Chattanooga.

I-24 west in Chattanooga shut down several hours after 18-wheeler crash, fuel spill

Published Jul. 4 2015

Interstate 24 westbound is currently shut down in Chattanooga after an 18-wheeler crash at the Highway 27 split, police say.

Police: Man assaults couple with machete in East Ridge

Published Jul. 4 2015

Police say a man with a machete caused a lot of trouble on Independence Day.

Hamilton County woman's video on avoiding shark attacks goes viral

Published Jul. 4 2015

Hamilton County Schools employee Veronica-Pooh Nash Poleate's Facebook video advice on how to avoid getting eaten by sharks has garnered...

Dunlap man plans giant Confederate battle flag monument on Fredonia Mountain

Published Jul. 4 2015

DUNLAP, Tenn. — A small town in the pastoral Sequatchie Valley of Southeast Tennessee could become home to a Confederate...

IndepenDANCE Day Street Party partygoers escape rain in the Bessie Smith Cultural Center

Published Jul. 4 2015

Right on cue, the storm clouds parted, the sun broke through and hickory smoke and hip-hop music started rising from...

Sequatchie alumni band ends run with today's parade

Published Jul. 4 2015

DUNLAP, Tenn. — Rain or shine, you can bet members of the Sequatchie County Alumni Community Band will be having...

New president Dan Liner takes helm of teachers union

Published Jul. 4 2015

With 39 years of classroom experience behind him, Dan Liner, the new president of the Hamilton County Education Association, eagerly...

Tennessee Promise shifting higher ed

Published Jul. 4 2015

Ask government officials or higher education experts about Tennessee Promise and you're likely to hear them echo the same words.

Photos: Confederate flag supporters rally in Fort Oglethorpe

Published Jul. 3 2015

Dozens of vehicles park and fly the Confederate colors along Highway 2A in the Fort Oglethorpe late Friday afternoon.

Driver in I-75 crash was making first run for company

Published Jul. 3 2015

The first route of Ben Brewer's new trucking job was supposed to take him on a loop from London, Ky.,...

Chattanooga's 700 block to hold 10-story tower

Published Jul. 3 2015

A 10-story tower, the tallest building slated for downtown Chattanooga in at least two decades, won support from a key...

New school IDs: Georgia schools choose organization models for future funding

Published Jul. 3 2015

The state told Georgia school districts to decide by July 1 what path they will take toward the future.

Teen boys' testimony sends predator to jail

Published Jul. 3 2015

The testimony of six teenage boys in a Morgan County, Tenn., courtroom this week will put a serial sexual predator...

Bradley's Interstate 75 exit projects in final stretch

Published Jul. 3 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Transportation estimates a comprehensive overhaul of Interstate 75's Exit 20 here that involves...

TBI needs help identifying woman whose body was found in Monroe County

Published Jul. 2 2015

CHATTANOOGA -- Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman...

Updated: Chattanooga police find Thomas in non-custodial parent kidnapping case

Published Jul. 2 2015

A non-custodial parent kidnapped his two toddlers from a local child care center Thursday evening.

Firefighters put out house fire on Port Royal Drive in northern Hamilton County

Published Jul. 2 2015

Lightning struck a Soddy Daisy home Thursday evening, causing an estimated $350,000 in damages.