Angela Lewis Foster (Reporter, Photographer)

Phone: 423-757-6657
Angela Lewis Foster has been a photojournalist with the Chattanooga Free Press and then the Chattanooga Times Free Press for 23 years. A Chattanooga native, Angela graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 1985 with a bachelor's degree in mass communications, with emphasis on photography. She has won 29 state and regional awards and honors since the merger of the Chattanooga Free Press and the Chattanooga Times in 1999. She loves cats, gardening and shopping for bargains. Contact Angela at 423-757-6657 or

Photo gallery: Erlanger celebrates annual tree-lighting ceremony

Published Dec. 2 2015

Officials at Erlanger hosted a tree-lighting ceremony Tuesday as people braved the torrential rains to see the annual celebration and...

Chattanoogans have fun on Park(ing) Day 2015

Published Sep. 19 2015

More than 60 metered parking spaces around the Chattanooga were set aside for six hours and reclaimed as public spaces...

Photo gallery: Labor Day festivities

Published Sep. 8 2015

A photo gallery of Labor Day celebrations in the greater Chattanooga area.

Photos: First Day of School in Hamilton County

Published Aug. 14 2015

Kids across Hamilton County started school on Thursday.

Moment: Flintstone treehouse will serve as a hotel in the heights

Published Jul. 20 2015

FLINTSTONE, Ga. -- Sixteen feet above the ground, nestled between an oak and a gum tree in Flintstone, Ga., sits...

Photo Gallery: Thursday night at the Riverbend Festival

Published Jun. 12 2015

See the best photographs from our photographer at Riverbend.

Moment: Looking out for the Lookouts

Published Jun. 8 2015

During a Chattanooga Lookouts home stretch, Nic Larson's workdays typically span 16 hours. It is his job to feed, clothe...

Photos: Wetland behind Four Squares Business Center opens

Published May. 17 2015

An opening ceremony was held for a newly constructed wetland behind Four Squares Business Center on May 15, 2015.

Photo: Preparing for cycling championship

Published May. 12 2015

Six-time national cyclocross champion Tim Johnson, second from right, and Tanner Foust, right, professional racing driver, stunt driver and television...

Moment: 'Tis the season

Published Apr. 27 2015

Ben Gordon is surrounded by buckets of spices and has a three-ring notebook of recipes lying beside two large metal...

Motorcycle crash on Highway 153 in Chattanooga

Published Apr. 9 2015

A motorcycle and car collided on Highway 153 just north of Grubb Road this afternoon.

Photo: Wreck at Bailey and Holtzclaw

Published Apr. 7 2015

The cause of this wreck at Bailey and Holtzclaw is being investigated.


Moment: Students try thinking inside the box to feel what it's like to be homeless (video)

Published Mar. 16 2015

Big boxes fill a courtyard between the buildings of Our Lady of Perpetual Help School. Girls on one side and...

Man rescues Great Danes from Red Bank house fire

Published Feb. 20 2015

A man rescued two Great Danes from a house fire in Red Bank this afternoon, according to a news release...

Home catches fire near Tennessee Temple University

Published Feb. 13 2015

A home caught fire near the campus of Tennessee Temple University this morning.

Photos: Protesting vote on Insure Tennessee

Published Feb. 11 2015

Leisa Wiley holds a sign during a mock funeral to show anger and opposition for the vote that killed Gov....

Photo: A mock archaeological dig

Published Jan. 28 2015

U.S. Forest Service law enforcement officers investigate a mock archaeological site.

Moment: Goodwill moving merchandise online (slideshow)

Published Jan. 26 2015

Sarah Hindmon has gotten used to discovering the unusual. One box she recently opened was full of porcelain baby doll...

Photos: Tennessee Sandhill Crane Festival at the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge

Published Jan. 19 2015

Cranes fly and rest as people observe at the Tennessee Sandhill Crane Festival at the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge. As of...

Video: Alabama's Million Dollar Band plays Finley Stadium (with slideshow)

Published Oct. 24 2014

The Million Dollar Band appeared in Chattanooga's Finley Stadium during a pep rally on Friday to pump up Chattanooga fans...