Family of first man to die in Bradley County Jail in 2016 wants $30 million

Published Feb. 20 2017

Family members say a 53-year-old man who needed three insulin shots a day died in Bradley County Jail in 2016...

Fire destroys Signal Mountain home; family receives emergency assistance

Published Feb. 20 2017

A Signal Mountain family will receive emergency assistance this evening after a fire destroyed their home.

UPDATE: Boy dies from injuries received in Walker County crash that killed his brother, driver

Published Feb. 20 2017

A 10-year-old died from injuries he sustained in a crash Saturday that claimed two other lives in Walker County, according...

Volunteers will repair Cumberland Trail overlook stairwell after fire destroys it a second time

Published Feb. 20 2017

Hiking through the woods atop Mowbray Mountain's southern edge reveals bits of lingering evidence.

Forest managers prep for prescribed burns even after wildfires

Published Feb. 20 2017

More fire is on its way to area forests just months after rain extinguished the last embers of a historic...

Tim Gobble weighing Bradley County sheriff bid

Published Feb. 20 2017

A former Bradley County sheriff says he's weighing a challenge to the current office-holder in next year's county elections.

New fuel pumps would complete modernization of Harrison Bay marina

Published Feb. 20 2017

Standing on the far end of the pier at Harrison Bay State Park marina on Friday morning, park manager Don...

South Pittsburg resident takes issue with unsightly properties

Published Feb. 20 2017

The city's website describes South Pittsburg as 'the tidiest town in Tennessee,' but at least one resident is taking issue...

Alcohol played suspected role in crash that killed man, 5-year-old child

Published Feb. 19 2017

Alcohol is suspected to have played a role in a one-vehicle traffic accident that killed the driver and a child...

ArtsBuild changing how it funds arts organizations

Published Feb. 19 2017

ArtsBuild has some big changes in store for how it allocates funding and who can get it.

New approach reduces disfigurement from breast cancer surgery

Published Feb. 19 2017

Lisa Carlile has spent most of her professional life around women with breast cancer, but the news she got last...

New Georgia drug court to begin this fall

Published Feb. 19 2017

Drug court is coming to North Georgia sooner than expected.

Jasper alderman proposes citizen committee to help clean up town

Published Feb. 19 2017

Since Josh Jennings' election to the Jasper Board of Mayor and Aldermen in November, one area of concern city residents...

Father, son killed in head-on collision with each other in Alabama

Published Feb. 18 2017

Authorities say a father and son have been killed in a head-on collision with each other in Fayette County, Ala.

James Brown's native Chattanoogan 'Funky Drummer' Clyde Stubblefield dies at 73

Published Feb. 18 2017

Clyde Stubblefield, a drummer for James Brown and native Chattanoogan who created one of the most widely sampled drum breaks...

Man arrested for alleged home invasion off Hixson Pike

Published Feb. 18 2017

One man has been arrested after he allegedly robbed another man at gunpoint in the victim's home.

UPDATE: Man arrested in connection to double-shooting in Brainerd area

Published Feb. 18 2017

Police are on the lookout for a man who allegedly shot two people in the Brainerd area late Friday night.

Norma McCorvey, at center of Roe v Wade, dead at 69

Published Feb. 18 2017

As Jane Roe, she won landmark ruling, but later came to oppose abortion

Rossville brush fire likely caused by passing train [photos, video]

Published Feb. 18 2017

An aggressive wildfire that authorities believe was started by a passing train menaced homes and businesses dotting Mission Ridge a...

Short-term rentals rules on tap for state lawmakers

Published Feb. 18 2017

State lawmakers have set the stage to grapple with the contentious issue of home-based short-term rental operations this legislative session,...

Study: Doctors who are jerks are bad for patients, hospitals

Published Feb. 18 2017

Vanderbilt researchers looked at complaints against surgeons from 32,000 patients who had operations at seven academic medical centers over the...

Knoxville's Max Ramsey tapped for National Historic Preservation Medal [photos]

Published Feb. 18 2017

Ramsey is soft-spoken and unassuming. The 83-year-old Knoxville resident will tell you about his work, but he only begrudgingly takes...

South Pittsburg to examine air ambulance coverage for residents

Published Feb. 18 2017

There's a growing trend among municipalities in Marion County to join a program that covers residents for any costs of...