A man was shot and fatally wounded during a robbery attempt in Catoosa County, Ga., Monday afternoon.
John Hensley, Jr., formerly operations director for Arcadis' environment division, has been promoted to president of the division.
DALTON, Ga. — The public is invited to join Whitfield County Republicans on Tuesday for a peek ahead to the upcoming session of the Georgia General Assembly.
Host Bryan College won its fifth consecutive Appalachian Athletic Conference men's cross country championship and sixth in seven years Saturday as the Lions' Anthony Simpson, Connor Hatfield and Alex Stephens finished first through third and Jason McLeod and Tyler Boone were seventh and 12th in the meet at Fort Bluff Camp.
Wesley Cash of Chattanooga and Mark Vines of Lynchburg, Va., made their USTA National Men's 55 Hard Court doubles championship an overpowering one Saturday at Indian Wells, Calif.
• Ambassador Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn Chattanooga at Hamilton Place: 2232 Center St. Admission is $15 in advance or $20 at the door.
The top-seeded pair of Wesley Cash of Chattanooga and Mark Vines of Lynchburg, Va., won 6-3, 6-1 over Matthew Barker and Jeff Tonjes of Albuquerque, N.M., in the USTA National Men's 55 Hard Court Championships doubles semifinals Friday at Indian Wells, Calif.
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose slightly last week but remained near historically low levels.
DALTON, Ga. — A Blue Ridge Elementary School student caused a scare Thursday when he told teachers about seeing two other boys admiring a gun in the bathroom.
Chattanooga's Wes Cash and Mark Vines of Lynchburg, Va., are two wins away from repeating their USTA National Men's 55 Hard Court doubles championship from last year after Thursday's 6-1, 6-0 quarterfinals victory Friday over Mark Gerlach of Santa Monica, Calif., and Rick Johnston of Chicago at Indian Wells, Calif. Cash has won seven USTA 55s national doubles titles in a row, five of them with Vines.
Bryan College senior catcher Tyler Latham and Tennessee Wesleyan senior starting pitcher Jarrod Jameson were among the 17 baseball players announced this week as NAIA preseason All-Americans for 2014.
The Tennessee Valley Authority has five operating nuclear reactors under heightened regulatory oversight — the most of any U.S. utility, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission reported this week in its latest action matrix summary.
Covenant College achieved its third consecutive 20-win season in volleyball with a 3-2 victory over Oglethorpe in Atlanta on Tuesday.
As part of Ringgold's biannual Festival of Flags, the Jericho Brass will headline the Nov. 11 Veterans Day celebration hosted by the Ringgold Convention and Visitor's Bureau, according to a news release.
Baylor Swim Club seniors Sam McHugh and Lucas Kaliszak from Baylor School and Mathias Porter from Signal Mountain High swam nationally ranked times Saturday in the Martha Bass Invitational meet at the Baylor Aquatic Center. McHugh, recently named the Southeastern Swimming swimmer of the year, had the nation's seond best 400-yard individual medley for an 18-year-old this year (3:56.6) and the fifth best 200 freestyle (1:40.30) and sixth fastest 100 butterfly (49.5), setting pool records with all three. Kaliszak also set a pool record with the fourth best 100 backstroke for an 18-year-old in the United States this season. Porter had the fourth best 200 breaststroke for a 17-year-old.
A passenger tried to fly out of the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport with a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag Saturday, according to a news release from the Transportation Security Agency.
Hutton Co. has named Rick Langhorne as its chief financial officer.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga volleyball team took Samford to four sets Friday night in Birmingham but lost 3-1 (23-25, 26-24, 25-14, 25-19) as Michaela Reesor downed 20 kills and Stephanie Palmer had 53 assists and 15 digs for the Bulldogs (16-10, 7-4).
Storyline: The District 7-AA championship is on the line. Signal can take it with a win while Sequatchie would need to win and Grundy County beat Notre Dame to get it.
The Covenant College men's soccer team is seeded fourth for its first USA South Conference tournament and will host a quarterfinal match Saturday at 7 p.m. against fifth seed Averett.
Graduated Belmont University baseball pitcher Chase Brookshire from Chattanooga and McCallie School was one of the six Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athletes for the 2012-13 school year.
The long-awaited first basketball game for Dalton State College as a four-year school turned out to be a thrilling win Wednesday night in Mobile, Ala., against established NAIA program Spring Hill.
The quest to be one of the teams hoisting a gold trophy in early March began in earnest Monday.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team finished second out of 14 teams Sunday in the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate tournament at Grandover Resort in Greensboro, N.C., and Ewan Scott was tied for third in the individual standings with 36-hole totals of 577 and 142.
Briana Reid's 15 kills, 16 digs and 17 points led the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga to a 3-1 Southern Conference volleyball win Saturday at The Citadel.
• Chattanooga Insight 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church 305 W. 7th St.
With defending champion Chris Robb again strong in the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate tournament at Greensboro, N.C., the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's team is tied for third with 10th-ranked Virginia Tech going into the final round today.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — A man who walks with a cane was not injured when he ran into a burning Columbus house to recover beer.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team will have its annual Blue-Gold intrasquad meet at 11:30 this morning at the First Tennessee Pavilion, preceding UTC's 2 p.m.
Storyline: This is playoff preparation between two ranked teams in different districts, but the same postseason Class 5A grouping.
The Lee University golf teams swept the championships Wednesday at the National Christian College Athletic Association national tournaments at Panama City, Fla. "What an unbelievable day," Lee coach John Maupin said in a school release.
Dalton-based carpet maker Engineered Floors, LLC, has received the regional award for the deal of the year by the Georgia Economic Developers Association for the company's $450 million plans to expand in Northwest Georgia.
Chattanooga attorney and former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga running star Lanni Marchant beat the Canadian women's marathon record by 36 seconds in the Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, and the woman who had held the mark for 28 years, Sylvia Ruegger, was at the finish line to hug and congratulate her.
The seat manufacturer known as 9to5 Seating announced Monday it will build a $39.5 million plant in Union City, Tenn., and create 510 new jobs over the next five years in Obion County.
Lee University will be inducting six people into its athletic hall of fame on Nov. 1 with a 5 p.m. ceremony in the Cleveland school's Centenary Room.
TULLAHOMA, Tenn. — Classic vehicle owners are invited to take part in the 17th annual Highway 41 Toy Convoy on Nov. 3 to help underprivileged kids.
Joy Veenstra has been named curator of education at the Museum Center at 5ive Points in Cleveland, Tenn.
Cornerstone Community Bank shed more than a third of its bad loans over the past year, helping the Chattanooga bank to boost its earnings by nearly 24 percent so far this year over last year's results.
• East Brainerd Council Meeting from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Car Barn, 6721 Heritage Business Court. The networking and business expo costs $10.
Almost perennial Georgia State Golf Association player of the year David Noll Jr. of Dalton will be paired with Roswell's Billy Mitchell in four-ball match play this morning and alternate-shot foursomes this afternoon in the Southeastern Challenge Match at Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee in Eatonton, Ga.
Chattanooga golfers and longtime organizers Mike Jenkins and Hunt Gilliland will be the opposing captains for the 46th annual Tennessee Challenge Cup Matches next weekend at Stonehenge Golf Club at Fairfield Glade near Crossville.
Storyline: The teams have three common opponents — each beat Pope John Paul II and McCallie and lost to Montgomery Bell Academy.
Boyd-Buchanan volleyball coach Ashley Rose emphasized to her players the importance of coming out focused as they began playing in Thursday's Class A high school state sectional against Jackson County.
Sewanee's men's swimmers and divers beat visiting Centre 132-109, but Centre won the women's competition 117-114 Thursday in Sewanee's Fowler Center.
Lipscomb University freshman golfer Mikey Feher from Baylor School was the Atlantic Sun men's player of the week for his fourth-place finish in the F&M APSU Intercollegiate tournament.
The number of safety violations at U.S. nuclear power plants varies dramatically from region to region, pointing to inconsistent enforcement in an industry now operating mostly beyond its original 40-year licenses, according to a congressional study awaiting release.
The Tennessee Valley Authority has begun a scheduled refueling of its Unit 1 reactor at the Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant after completing 509 consecutive days of operation.
Liam Johnston tied for second individually in leading the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team to a fourth-place finish Tuesday at the AutoTrader.com Collegiate tournament at Duluth, Ga. Georgia State won the event at Berkeley Hills Country Club with a 54-hole total of 19-under-par 845, two shots better than South Florida with South Alabama third at 849 and UTC at 855, one shot ahead of Kentucky in the 14-team field. The Mocs' Ewan Scott tied for eighth at 211, three behind Johnston, and Wes Gosselin tied for 25th at 217 while Davis Bunn shared 43rd at 220.
Job fairs are scheduled Thursday at 13 sites across Tennessee to help veterans find jobs with major employers in the state.
With 67s from Liam Johnston, Ewan Scott and Wes Gosselin, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's golf team set a tournament record with a 15-under-par 273 in the second round Monday at the AutoTrader.com Collegiate at Berkeley Hills Country Club in Duluth, Ga.