Commissioner Shannon Whitfield appoints new attorney for Walker County

Published Jan. 11 2017

Robin Rogers will be Walker County's new attorney.

Bradley County credit card critics call for policy review

Published Jan. 10 2017

A Bradley County commissioner asked Monday for an in-depth review of the county's credit card policy after a recent state...

Chattanooga City Council explores legislative researcher options

Published Jan. 10 2017

The Chattanooga City Council wants outside help researching zoning, housing development tax breaks and other matters upon which members might...


TN Economic Development Commissioner Boyd steps down amid widespread expectation of 2018 run for governor

Published Jan. 9 2017

Tennessee Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd is stepping down to return to the private sector, Gov. Bill Haslam...

Chattanooga to spend $1.5 million in cleanup of old Lupton City mill site

Published Jan. 6 2017

Chattanooga will spend as much as $1.5 million to finish demolition of the old yarn mill in the heart of...

Manny Rico to seek Chattanooga City Council District 7 seat again

Published Jan. 5 2017

Manny Rico, a former city councilman, has announced his intention to retake the Chattanooga City Council District 7 seat.

Early voting sites confirmed for Chattanooga election

Published Jan. 4 2017

The Hamilton County Election Commission has shot down a request by the Chattanooga City Council to add two more early...

United Way agrees to administer Chattanooga's early learning scholarships

Published Jan. 4 2017

The United Way of Greater Chattanooga has agreed to take charge of $100,000 in early learning scholarships on behalf of...

Mayoral candidate Grohn says he would build new Kirkman Technical High School

Published Jan. 4 2017

Chattanooga City Councilman Larry Grohn, a candidate vying for the mayor's seat, said on Tuesday his administration would reinstitute Kirkman...

Hamilton County Election Commission to consider more early voting sites

Published Dec. 27 2016

Hamilton County election commissioners soon will consider increasing the number of Chattanooga's early voting sites in time for the March...

Chris Long seeks Chattanooga mayor's seat

Published Dec. 26 2016

Business owner and architectural consultant Chris Long places personal integrity at the forefront of his bid to become Chattanooga's mayor.

Four remain in Chattanooga mayor race

Published Dec. 23 2016

Longtime educator Gail Francis has dropped out of Chattanooga's mayoral race to support Larry Grohn's bid for the seat.


Chattanooga City Council wants to add more early voting sites before March election

Published Dec. 21 2016

The Chattanooga City Council wants at least two more early voting sites added in time for the March city election.

Five qualify to run for Chattanooga mayor's seat

Published Dec. 15 2016

The Hamilton County Election Commission has announced the candidates who have qualified to run for the Chattanooga mayor and city...

Greg Beck elected vice chair of Hamilton County Commission

Published Dec. 14 2016

The Hamilton County Commission has elected Greg Beck as its new vice chair.

Mayoral hopeful Larry Grohn calls for special audit of Youth and Family Development

Published Dec. 14 2016

Chattanooga City Councilman Larry Grohn, a candidate vying for the mayor's seat, has called for a special independent investigation and...

Chattanooga City Council approves telecom franchise agreement

Published Dec. 14 2016

The Chattanooga City Council has given its initial blessing to a $131,750 franchise agreement allowing a telecommunications company to install...

Jay Nevans announces candidacy for City Council District 1 seat

Published Dec. 13 2016

Businessman Jay Nevans has announced his candidacy for the Chattanooga City Council District 1 seat.

Signal Mountain council votes to study splitting from Hamilton County Schools

Published Dec. 13 2016

Signal Mountain, Tenn., residents were divided Monday night about whether to consider breaking away from Hamilton County Schools, but ultimately...

Mickey McCamish to challenge Jerry Mitchell for Chattanooga's District 2 seat

Published Dec. 12 2016

Mickey McCamish, executive director of the Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast Tennessee, has announced his campaign for the Chattanooga City Council...

Lawyer wants to be retained by Walker County under incoming commissioner

Published Dec. 12 2016

Stuart James, who has represented Walker County in its lawsuit against Erlanger Health System, wants to continue to work for...

Chattanooga may receive surprise $557,000 assessor bill

Published Dec. 11 2016

The 10 cities in Hamilton County could be on the hook for a combined $772,674 in unexpected reappraisal costs if...

Chris Anderson seeks second term for Chattanooga City Council

Published Dec. 9 2016

Chris Anderson has announced he will seek re-election to the Chattanooga City Council District 7 seat.