Hamilton County's $679 million budget has no discretionary funds for commissioners

Published Jun. 29 2016

The Hamilton County Commission did not fight for discretionary funds for individual commissioners at all during the 2017 budget process.

Alton Park greenway connector divides Chattanooga City Council

Published Jun. 29 2016

While the City Council voted unanimously in favor of $310 million in budget proposals for 2017 on Tuesday, the body...

Contenders debate for District 2 school board seat

Published Jun. 29 2016

Voters got the chance to hear from candidates vying for the opportunity to represent District 2 on the school board...

City approves $230 million operations budget

Published Jun. 28 2016

Chattanooga's city council has unanimously approved $230 million operations budget for 2017.

Chattanooga City Council eyes Alton Park greenway

Published Jun. 28 2016

The City Council is expected to vote today on a resolution that would allow the Chattanooga Department of Transportation to...

Alton Park residents plan new $1 million park

Published Jun. 28 2016

Alton Park and Oak Hills residents met Monday to plan a $1 million park in Alton Park.

Rick Tyler says he's loving the publicity from 'Make America White Again' billboard

Published Jun. 24 2016

Tennessee politicians continued Thursday to lambaste congressional candidate Rick Tyler, whose billboard bearing the words Make America White Again made...

Chattanooga City Council unanimously approves 2017 operations budget

Published Jun. 22 2016

The City Council on Tuesday gave a unanimous initial approval for a $230 million operating budget, which includes no tax...

Dueling Hamilton County Assessor candidates talk taxes

Published Jun. 21 2016

One issue has dominated the race: a senior property tax freeze that the county commission has yet to adopt since...

Chattanooga operations budget up for vote in City Council

Published Jun. 21 2016

The City Council today will consider whether to approve a $230 million operations budget — one that does not call...

Cleveland selects new city manager

Published Jun. 16 2016

The Cleveland City Council selected its choice for a new city manger today.

Chattanooga approves new downtown zoning rules over objections

Published Jun. 14 2016

New zoning rules will soon take affect for Chattanooga's downtown and adjoining urban areas to the north, south and east...


Over $400 million from county budget going toward public education

Published Jun. 8 2016

Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger presented his budget for the upcoming fiscal year Tuesday morning, noting this will be the...

Residents, businesses sound off over new downtown Chattanooga zoning plan

Published Jun. 8 2016

As the Chattanooga City Council moves closer to adopting a new zoning plan for the most developed areas of downtown,...

Proposed Hamilton County budget: No tax hike, no commission discretionary cash

Published Jun. 8 2016

Mayor Jim Coppinger today will formally present the 2017 Hamilton County budget proposal to county commissioners.

Coppinger quietly attempts to kill commissioners' discretionary spending, again

Published Jun. 7 2016

Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger is taking a second run at reining in the County Commission's discretionary funding.

Chattanooga City Council to consider $350,342 in costs for police technology, training

Published Jun. 7 2016

The Chattanooga City Council today will consider $350,342 in costs associated with technology and training for the Chattanooga Police Department.

New seats on tap for Jim Frost Stadium at Warner Park Softball Complex

Published Jun. 7 2016

Jim Frost Stadium at the Warner Park Softball Complex soon will receive new plastic seats behind home plate.

Lincoln Park Association wants protection against 'aggressive gentrification'

Published Jun. 1 2016

The Lincoln Park Neighborhood Association says it fears 'aggressive gentrification' in the face of planned development near Erlanger hospital.

Democrats throw votes against Insure TN at Gardenhire as he raises transgender bathroom issue

Published May. 29 2016

The three Democrats seeking the chance to take on state Sen. Todd Gardenhire in Tennessee's 10th District say the Republican...

Department of Education names new assistant principals for Hamilton County

Published May. 27 2016

The Hamilton County Department of Education announced today numerous new assistant principal appointments across the county.


Department of Education assigns new principals to 16 Hamilton County schools

Published May. 26 2016

Hamilton County Department of Education announced this afternoon the principal assignments for the upcoming school year.

UPDATE: Attorney of mayor's top adviser disputes media reports on domestic dispute case

Published May. 26 2016

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched an investigation into the reported domestic incident involving Bobby and Lacie Stone.