Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Bryan Johnson meets with local business leaders

Published Sep. 21 2017

New Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Bryan Johnson told local business leaders Wednesday that students graduating from high school need to...

Hamilton County school board talks about rezoning, superintendent evaluation

Published Sep. 20 2017

The Hamilton County school board on Tuesday discussed rezoning and potential evaluation tools for new superintendent Bryan Johnson.

Catoosa County Commission rejects Dollar General rezoning request

Published Sep. 20 2017

Neighbors didn't want a big company opening shop in their rural community, so the Catoosa County Commission rejected a rezoning...


Chattanooga police talk pensions, gangs with city council

Published Sep. 20 2017

The reinvigorated pension fund for Chattanooga's fire and police personnel means a lot to those who serve.

Chattanooga, county sewer authority borrow $27 million for sewer upgrades

Published Sep. 20 2017

Chattanooga and the county sewer authority will borrow more low-interest loans from the state to pay for upgrades to local...

Photo gallery: Becoming an American

Published Sep. 20 2017

About 50 people took the Oath of Allegiance to become American citizens during a Naturalization Ceremony in Susan Ingram Thurman...

Chattanooga City Council receives police department report today

Published Sep. 19 2017

Although the Chattanooga City Council regularly receives reports from the police department, today marks the first one since David Roddy...

New Chattanooga Police Chief David Roddy outlines plans for department

Published Sep. 19 2017

The department Chattanooga Police Chief David Roddy envisions is one that uses technology, community relationships and focused deterrence to target...

Bradley commissioner questions deputies' private security work in storm-hit states [video]

Published Sep. 19 2017

Monster Hurricane Irma dropped some fast cash on some Bradley County deputies for pulling guard duty at Target and Walmart...

Erosion study proposed for Renaissance Park

Published Sep. 19 2017

The Chattanooga City Council will vote today whether it will enter into a stream bank erosion agreement with the United...

Esther Helton seeks District 30 representative seat

Published Sep. 18 2017

East Ridge City Councilwoman Esther Helton has announced she seeks the Republican nomination for the Tennessee House of Representatives District...

Extra work for Hamilton County Clerk's Office earns $868,300 in excess fees

Published Sep. 18 2017

The Hamilton County Clerk's Office has announced it has turned over $868,300 in excess fees to Hamilton County's general government.

Chattanooga's newest Sister City is born

Published Sep. 14 2017

Chattanooga's newest sister city, Tono, Japan, is 6,489 miles away, but Strat Parrott said that in many ways the city...

Chattanooga City Council votes 8-1 to approve 2018 budget

Published Sep. 12 2017

The Chattanooga City Council approved its 2018 budget by an 8-1 final vote on Tuesday night, which may lead to...

Sewanee Organize and Act group to meet Sept. 17

Published Sep. 12 2017

The multi-county community group, Sewanee Organize and Act, will meet Sept. 17 to discuss ongoing and fall projects.

Event offering services to local veterans

Published Sep. 12 2017

State and local officials are hosting an event next week aimed at giving veterans and their get access to needed...

No liquor store vote coming this year in Ringgold, Ga.

Published Sep. 12 2017

Ringgold, Ga., voters will not decide whether to allow liquor stores in that city this year.

Mayor to lead Chattanooga delegation on trip to Japan

Published Sep. 11 2017

The Chattanooga Tono Friendship Committee, also known as Chatono, has announced that a delegation of 10 Chattanoogans led by Mayor...

Commission votes to put Hamilton County Sheriff's Office in charge of Silverdale

Published Sep. 7 2017

It's a new day for the Silverdale Correctional Facility and CoreCivic, the contractor that operates it on behalf of Hamilton...

Hamilton County Commission approves tax hike, relief for elderly, disabled

Published Sep. 6 2017

The Hamilton County Commission has approved a tax hike to meet $225 million in capital education, economic development and jail...

Budget, tax hike clear first hurdle in Chattanooga City Council

Published Sep. 6 2017

Chattanoogans are one vote away from taking on a tax hike.

Commissioners satisfied state can dive deep into Bradley County Sheriff's Office finances

Published Sep. 6 2017

Bradley County commissioners looking for someone to do a deep dive into the sheriff's office's finances seemed satisfied Tuesday that...

Questions linger even as commission is poised to OK bonds for new sewage plant

Published Sep. 6 2017

Hamilton County Commissioner Tim Boyd issued a 57-page report last year that was critical of the Hamilton County Water and...