Alex Harris (Reporter)

E-mail: aharris@timesfreepress.com

East Ridge OKs incentive package for Bass Pro Shops developer

Published Jul. 1 2014

At least $5 million of tax incentives will be provided to the developers of East Ridge's Bass Pro Shops project...

'Manly men' turn out for Chattanooga's first-ever Man Xpo

Published Jun. 29 2014

Faces smeared with hot sauce, tossing stripped bones aside, competing teams of Chattanooga police, firefighters, deputies and EMS workers faced...

U.S. 27 bridge renamed for soldier killed in Vietnam

Published Jun. 28 2014

A lowering sky was the proper backdrop Saturday for a ceremony honoring a local soldier who died nearly 50 years...

U.S. 27 North Chickamauga Creek bridge renamed

Published Jun. 28 2014

Clouds threatened to dump rain on the crowd gathered alongside U.S. Highway 27 Saturday at the bridge over North Chickamauga...

Shoppers pack Frederick Lupton II estate sale in Chattanooga

Published Jun. 22 2014

Over a lifetime, memories and possessions accumulate - but when it's your time to go, it doesn't go with you.

Two suspects arrested in Dalton drug deal homicide

Published Jun. 21 2014

Two other suspects have been apprehended in the Dalton, Ga., drug deal gone bad that resulted in the shooting death...

Red Bank leaders OK $6.5 million budget

Published Jun. 21 2014

The Red Bank City Commission approved a $6.5 million budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year during a specially called meeting...

Two more suspects charged in Dalton slaying

Published Jun. 20 2014

Two other suspects have been apprehended in the Dalton, Ga., drug deal gone bad that resulted in the shooting death...

Summerville woman arrested after man shot to death

Published Jun. 20 2014

The Chattooga County Sheriff's Office has arrested a 53-year-old Summerville, Ga., woman who had a romantic history with William Robert...

Tennessee Highway Patrol chief: Bonnaroo 2014 'one of the safest' ever

Published Jun. 19 2014

Bonnaroo 2014

Suspect in killing of 'candy lady' booked into Hamilton County Jail

Published Jun. 17 2014

Cashman Jamar Perkins, 31, was booked into the Hamilton County Jail today for the murder of the Emma Wheeler Homes'...

Community support for returning prisoners urged in Chattanooga

Published Jun. 15 2014

Chattanooga's community organizations, government officials and business leaders need to build a support network for felons trying to re-enter society...

East Ridge vaping ban advances

Published Jun. 13 2014

East Ridge is one step closer to prohibiting the use of e-cigarettes inside its publicly owned buildings.

East Ridge votes to ban e-cigarettes in city buildings

Published Jun. 12 2014

East Ridge is one step closer to prohibiting the use of e-cigarettes inside its publicly-owned buildings.

Driver charged in wreck that killed passenger in Chattooga County

Published Jun. 11 2014

An 18-year-old girl is dead following an early morning single-vehicle wreck in Chattooga County, Ga.

Arrest of Richard Kevin Bennett mars Chattanooga's Violence Reduction Initiative

Published Jun. 8 2014

The drug- and alcohol-related arrest of the director of A Better Tomorrow, a nonprofit connected to Chattanooga's Violence Reduction Initiative,...

Chattanooga police get good marks on review

Published Jun. 7 2014

All levels of Chattanooga Police Department staff display a "high level of commitment and pride in their work," according to...

Dinner honors American heroes at The Chattanoogan

Published Jun. 7 2014

On the 70th anniversary of D-Day, a local organization dedicated to providing aid to wounded veterans held its first "American...

Shooting leads to attempted murder charges for Cleveland woman

Published Jun. 6 2014

A Cleveland woman is in custody in the Bradley County Justice Center after a nighttime shooting incident sent one man...

Murder-for-hire attempt lands Rossville man in jail

Published Jun. 5 2014

East Ridge police arrested a Rossville, Ga., man after they said he offered to pay his wife $400 to kill...