Alex Chambliss (Reporter)

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Cleveland, Tenn., attorney censured by state supreme court

Published Mar. 22 2017

Cleveland, Tenn., attorney John O. Fortuno was publicly censured Tuesday by order of the Tennessee Supreme Court.

Bradley County Schools 'pay as you go' capital outlay plan considered

Published Apr. 25 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Bradley County Board of Education Chairman Nicholas Lillios has opened "a starting point for discussion" for a...

Community profile: Dayton, Tennessee

Published Mar. 29 2015

Denny Zonnas remains the city's longest-serving fire chief, appointed to the post in 1929 and retiring in 1959.

Community profile: Cleveland, Tennessee

Published Mar. 29 2015

History enthusiasts conduct a tour each October at Fort Hill Cemetery. Lee University's Lee Singers choir performed at President Barack...

Riders find body in wooded area in Alabama - and more Chattanooga region news

Published Sep. 2 2014

IDER, Ala. - Riders on horseback found a body Sunday afternoon in a wooded area near Ider, Ala., according to...

East Tennessee soldiers headed to Afghanistan

Published Aug. 26 2014

A company of East Tennessee soldiers will deploy again this week, this time for Afghanistan.

GBI probing Forsyth County deputy shooting - and more Chattanooga region news

Published Jun. 10 2014

CUMMING, Ga. - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation continues to investigate the fatal shooting of a heavily armed man who...

Victims in I-75 crash in Whitfield County identified

Published Jun. 5 2014

The victims in a fatal Wednesday morning crash on Interstate 75 north of Dalton, Ga., have been identified as Chattanooga...

Kimball, TN accepts bid for $750,000 college site loan

Published Mar. 11 2014

KIMBALL, Tenn. - City leaders unanimously approved loan terms from a local bank for Kimball's $750,000 commitment to the Marion...

Voting rights proposal would return Georgia to federal pre-clearance

Published Jan. 18 2014

WASHINGTON - A new bipartisan congressional proposal once again would require Georgia and three other states to submit all voting...

Crews try to preserve historic structures in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Published Jan. 2 2014

MARYVILLE, Tenn. - Great Smoky Mountains National Park continually looks to the past for guidance on maintaining and preserving its...

Bradley County firefighters seek certification

Published Sep. 26 2013

CLEVELAND, Tenn. - Bradley County Fire and Rescue's newest firefighters are undergoing written and hands-on "live burn" state certification tests...

Rhea County debuts retiree brochures

Published Sep. 26 2013

DAYTON, Tenn. - Rhea County's accessible location, its scenic trails and lakes are featured in new "Retire Rhea County" brochures...