Chattanooga City Council passes animal permit ordinance

Published Nov. 19 2014

In other business, council members voted to:

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke in D.C. to support proposed disaster funding law

Published Nov. 19 2014

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke is keeping up his and the city's profiles in the nation's capital.

Bradley County sheriff urges Walker Valley Road work

Published Nov. 19 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson has been joined by state Rep. Dan Howell, R-Georgetown, and several local...

Hamilton teachers may share $13 million funds hike

Published Nov. 17 2014

A new report that calls on Tennessee to increase teachers' pay shows that the state shortchanges school districts right out...

Ringgold officials may rethink hated sign

Published Nov. 16 2014

Ringgold, Ga., attorney McCracken Poston took to Facebook last week to express how much he hates his town's electronic sign.

Capital funding allocations raise concerns in Bradley County school system

Published Nov. 16 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. - Teachers and school administrators packed a meeting room Thursday evening to voice worries over how the Bradley...

Heiskell, Georgia Department of Natural Resources' EPD differ over Rock Creek

Published Nov. 15 2014

Walker County, Ga., Sole Commissioner Bebe Heiskell said Friday that she is not on the hook for an environmental fine...

Keystone: House sends oil pipeline bill to Senate

Published Nov. 15 2014

Greater Chattanooga area lawmakers support Keystone pipeline

Rossville's abortion ban could be unconstitutional, experts warn

Published Nov. 14 2014

When Rossville council members gave preliminary approval to an ordinance that would ban abortion in the Georgia city, they...

Hamilton County school board member ready to sue state

Published Nov. 12 2014

The Hamilton County Department of Education loses out on about $14.5 million annually because Tennessee doesn't fully fund the school...

Chattanooga City Council moves on strict stormwater rules

Published Nov. 12 2014

A day after state officials withdrew support for new stringent stormwater regulations in Chattanooga, City Council members voted to pass...

More questions arise on Bradley County commissioner's residency

Published Nov. 12 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- More police reports have surfaced that suggest Bradley County 7th District Commissioner Mark Hall does not live...

Bradley County seeks to solve stray problems

Published Nov. 12 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- The Bradley County Commission has been asked to decide whether it will authorize stray animal control services...

Rossville bans abortion clinics, pill mills

Published Nov. 11 2014

• Tennessee abortion amendment challenge stirs uproar

Chattanooga City Council won't consider some current employees for new positions

Published Nov. 11 2014

Additional information supplied by City Council Chairman Chip Henderson after press time shows that management analyst Randy Burns will be...

Slanted guide handed to Monroe County voters, candidate says

Published Nov. 8 2014

Statewide Amendment results

Chattooga commissioner banned from running again as Democrat

Published Nov. 8 2014

Tim Shiflett, chairman of the Democratic Party in Chattooga County, Ga., had been waiting since spring to tell Chattooga County...

Marion High School's principal, Larry Ziegler, resigns

Published Nov. 8 2014

Larry Ziegler resigned Friday morning as principal of Marion High School - but his boss, Mark Griffith, the director of...

Anonymous letter calls for removal of Bradley County fire chief

Published Nov. 8 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. - An anonymous letter alleging mismanagement of Bradley County Fire & Rescue and claiming the support of 75...

Turnout in greater Chattanooga area worse than in 2010

Published Nov. 6 2014

Tuesday's election brought historic changes to the state's founding document and tossed Prohibition-era alcohol laws in cities across the state....

Bob Corker urges Walker Valley High School students to 'give back'

Published Nov. 6 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. - U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., urged Walker Valley High School students on Wednesday to embrace bold vision...

Stormwater rules debate goes on in Chattanooga City Council

Published Nov. 5 2014

In other City Council business:

Bradley County commissioner's residency questioned

Published Nov. 5 2014

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- A police response to a domestic argument has led to questions about Bradley County 7th District Commissioner...