Staff List

Shelly Bradbury (Reporter, Photographer)

Phone: 423-757-6525
Shelly Bradbury covers police and crime in Chattanooga and Hamilton County for the Times Free Press. She's been with the paper since 2012, working first as an intern and then as a business reporter. She is from Houghton, New York, and graduated from Huntington University in Huntington, Indiana, with a bachelor's degree in journalism and minor in management. Before moving to Tennessee, Shelly previously interned with The Goshen News, The Sandusky Register and The Mint Hill Times. Outside the newsroom, Shelly enjoys hiking, horseback riding, traveling and fishing. If you have an idea for a story, call Shelly at 423-757-6525 or email