Area residents flocked to sledding spots around Chattanooga as parts of the Tennessee Valley were hit with more than eight inches of snow on Monday.

Volkswagen officially unveiled the all-new Passat in Detroit on Monday.

Watch as Jonathan Browning, President and CEO, Volkswagen of America, talks about the events leading up to VW unveiling the all-new Passat in Detroit on Sunday. Video courtesy WRCB Channel 3.

Watch a view of the the all-new Passat that Volkswagen unveiled in Detroit on Sunday.

Members of the 230th Sustainment Brigade left Saturday for Fort Bliss, Texas, where they will continue training for 4-6 weeks, before beginning their mission in Iraq.

After several votes to elect a new Hamilton County Mayor, Hamilton County Commissioners chose to replace Commission Chairman Fred Skillern with District 3 Commissioner Jim Coppinger Wednesday. Skillern chose to step down due to family health concerns, and forego the possibility of becoming Hamilton County Mayor when Claude Ramsey leaves Jan. 11. The Hamilton County Commission chose to end their meeting in a recess, and reconvene on Jan. 10, to decide on a permanent mayor.

Four months after losing his legs to an IED blast in Afghanistan, U.S. Marine Sgt. Joey Jones comes home to Dawnville, Ga., for Christmas. is expected to open two distribution centers in Southeast Tenn., in late 2011.

Work is still underway in cleaning up contaminated areas surrounding the Kingston fossil plant in Harrimon, Tenn., two years after the December 22, 2008 spill.

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A crowd of about 70 people greeted Marine Sgt. Joey Jones at the American Legion Post 112 in Dalton, Ga., Saturday. Sgt. Jones returned home for the first time since a bomb blast took his legs in early August in Afghanistan.

Lewis Gravitt, a Hays State Prison inmate, has become know for an unique talent. He's the "Paperman." Gravitt makes just about anything, a deer, a piano, a carousel, out of compressed, wrinkled paper.

During a news conference Wednesday, officials confirmed that volunteer firefighter Marvin Chase has been arrested in connection with more than 20 arson incidents over the past five years in LaFayette, Ga.

People flocked to the Signal Mountain Golf and Country Club to sled Monday. Due to low temperatures, the snow is expected to stay until Tuesday, according to local meteorologist.

Staff and volunteer members of the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum are working to restore the steam locomotive, Southern Railway 630. The project, which was started in 1999, should be completed early 2011.

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