Top web stories and videos: July 26-31

Published Aug. 2 2015

The most viewed articles and videos of the week.

Quoteworthy

Published Aug. 2 2015

"We have been overwhelmed by the graciousness and generosity of the people of Chattanooga. We have felt your prayers, and...

7-year-old Kentucky girl tumbles 30 feet from waterfall in Smokies

Published Aug. 1 2015

A 7-year-old girl is recovering at home in Kentucky after falling 30 feet from a waterfall Thursday in the Great...

Man shot near Carver Park in Chattanooga

Published Aug. 1 2015

Police are searching for a man who shot another man at 1700 Walker Ave. on Friday night.

Vaccination rate high among children in Tennessee, Georgia

Published Aug. 1 2015

Students need more than a backpack and sharpened pencils to be prepared to enter Hamilton County classrooms this year --...

Siskin Children's Institute research director has stormy exit

Published Aug. 1 2015

Robin McWilliam's seven years as research director at the Siskin Center for Child and Family Research ended this week, a...

Girls Inc. hosts farmers market at Brainerd United Methodist Church

Published Aug. 1 2015

The candle with the clear wax in the middle was Journey Ellen's favorite.

Families of the five slain military servicemen receive donation of nearly $120,000

Published Aug. 1 2015

The families of the five fallen military servicemen will each receive about $24,000 after a fundraising effort yielded more than...

July 16 tragedy united community and brought out Chattanooga's best

Published Aug. 1 2015

A day before thousands of people lined Chattanooga's streets for Staff Sgt. David Wyatt's funeral, senior train master David Johnston...

Dropped murder charge is third homicide case dismissed in less than a month

Published Aug. 1 2015

Wendell "Dooney" Mitchell entered Judge Don Poole's courtroom Friday wearing jail clothes and shackles, but within a few hours his...

Multiple water projects on tap for Cleveland Utilities

Published Aug. 1 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Cleveland Utilities is moving forward with a number of water and sewer line replacement and rehabilitation projects.

Legislative hearings ordered on Tennessee prison staffing, overtime

Published Aug. 1 2015

NASHVILLE -- Tennessee's Senate and House speakers said Friday that legislative committees are cranking up for hearings about a guard...

Video: Chattanooga firefighters burn a house to the ground

Published Aug. 1 2015

Recruits in Chattanooga's fire academy burned a 119-year-old two-story farmhouse to the ground to practice techniques learned in the course...

Baggett Road in Catoosa County closing Monday for repairs

Published Aug. 1 2015

A section of Baggett Road in Catoosa County will be closed Monday through Wednesday for cross-drain and road repair work,...

Stray bullet kills 81-year-old Atlanta woman

Published Aug. 1 2015

ATLANTA -- Police say a man has been arrested in a shooting that killed an elderly woman who was sitting...

Nashville studio once set to be razed is named historic place

Published Jul. 31 2015

NASHVILLE -- A storied recording studio on Nashville's Music Row that was once slated to be demolished to make way...

Lawmaker charged after shooting out ex-wife's tires

Published Jul. 31 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- A state representative has admitted he shot out the tires of his ex-wife's car during an argument,...

Teen charged with murder after fight at swimming area

Published Jul. 31 2015

COLUMBIANA, Ala. -- Shelby County sheriff's officials say a teenage boy is charged as an adult in a man's death...

GOP proposes protections for Georgia clergy on gay marriage

Published Jul. 31 2015

ATLANTA -- A top-ranking Republican leader wants to make clear that Georgia clergy can refuse to perform gay marriages, a...

Lynn Anderson, singer of 'Rose Garden,' dies in Nashville

Published Jul. 31 2015

NASHVILLE -- Lynn Anderson, whose strong, husky voice carried her to the top of the charts with "(I Never Promised...

Bradley County woman killed in head-on collision with dump truck

Published Jul. 31 2015

The Tennessee Highway Patrol on Friday released the identity of a Charleston, Tenn., woman as the victim in a fatal...

Street reopened after car crashes into pole, causing power outage in Dalton

Published Jul. 31 2015

The utility pile has been repaired and Chattanooga Avenue has reopened to traffic.

Jealousy bites snake-handling Campbell County preacher

Published Jul. 31 2015

The snakes didn't bite this Campbell County preacher, but jealousy did.