C.B. Schmelter (Photographer)

Phone: (423) 757-6693
E-mail: cschmelter@timesfreepress.com
Cody Schmelter is a graduate of the University of Georgia and a former Times Free Press intern who joined full time in May 2017.

Photo gallery: Trebuchet day at Boyd-Buchanan School

Published Oct. 20 2017

Nine teams of physics students from Boyd-Buchanan School used their trebuchet to launch softballs onto the football field.

Photos: Ceremony honoring fallen firefighters kicks off Fire Prevention Week

Published Oct. 10 2017

A ceremony honoring fallen firefighters Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at the Fireman's Fountain kicked off Fire Prevention Week in Chattanooga.

Photo gallery: Corgis on parade during National Night Out

Published Oct. 4 2017

The corgi parade was held as part of the police-community camaraderie event National Night Out event.

Photo gallery: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office hosts SWAT media day

Published Sep. 22 2017

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office hosted a media day event offering hands-on examples and demonstrations to help the media better...

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...

Photos: Chattanooga Market heats up with Cast Iron Cook-Off

Published Sep. 18 2017

The Cast Iron Cook-Off was held at the Chattanooga Market at the First Tennessee Pavilion on Sunday, Sept. 17.

Photo gallery: Scenic City Volks Folks celebrate VWs at Swap-a-paluza

Published Sep. 18 2017

Swap-a-Paluza was a free-to-attend event held Saturday and Sunday and sponsored by Scenic City Volks Folks.

PHOTOS: Puppy Party promotes Humane Educational Society volunteer program

Published Aug. 29 2017

Omega Phi Alpha Service Director Lauren Dunn said the Puppy Party was organized as one of six service projects done...

Photo gallery: Community comes together to pray at Engel Stadium

Published Aug. 24 2017

Members of various churches in the Chattanooga area gathered to pray amid rising racial tensions, threats of war abroad and...

Photo gallery: Cherokee Cultural Celebration held at Red Clay State Historic Park

Published Aug. 7 2017

The Cherokee Cultural Celebration was held at the Red Clay State Historic Park.

Photo gallery: Marines hold boot camp for Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe athletes, coaches

Published Jul. 19 2017

Coaches and athletes from almost every sport at Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe participated in the boot camp led by the U.S. Marines.

Photo gallery: Local artists share work at Chattanooga Market

Published Jul. 17 2017

Local artists were on hand Sunday at the Chattanooga Market to show and sell their works to an appreciative


Photo gallery: Creative Discovery Museum hosts Red, White and Blue Day

Published Jul. 5 2017

The Creative Discovery Museum held their Red, White and Blue Day which included several activities like bubblewrap fireworks, a balloon...

Photo gallery: Signal Mountain has a smokin' Fourth of July

Published Jul. 5 2017

Signal Mountain Lions Club's annual Fourth of July barbecue was held at Althaus Park on Tuesday, July 4, in Signal...

Photo: Christmas at the Hamilton County Courthouse

Published Dec. 3 2013

Friday Night Sights: Baylor vs. McCallie (audio slideshow)

Published Oct. 7 2013


The Civil War re-enactment in 6 animated GIFs

Published Sep. 23 2013