The Tennessee Valley Authority is spilling water through eight of its nine mainstream dams to help draw down TVA's rain-swollen reservoirs to lower winter pool levels.
Six area high school football players were selected for next week's Tennessee-Kentucky National Guard Border Bowl.
Two Murray County residents will be treated after being exposed to rabies from a cat, WRCB-Channel 3 reported.
Mississippi Silicon will locate a new silicon metal production facility in Burnsville in Tishomingo County.
A little rusty after a three-week layoff, the Sewanee women's basketball team trailed by nine points at halftime in resuming play Tuesday but rallied and won 53-47 over visiting Washington & Lee.
BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. — The victim of Monday morning's crash on Georgetown Road has been identified as Randall Lewis Geren, 67, of Decatur, Tenn., according to the Bradley County Sheriff's Office.
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BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. — The Bradley County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is investigating a fatal single-car crash that occurred Monday morning on Georgetown Road (State Highway 60) just west of White Oak Valley Road, a news release states.
The Bryan College men's basketball team had warmed up as the pre-Christmas part of its schedule progressed, and the Lions resumed play Monday night with another win, 76-73 over visiting Maryville College.
Fifteen local athletes have been chosen on the Tennessee Sports Writers Association all-state volleyball teams.
Dr. Kevin L. Lewis recently joined Memorial Health Care System as chief medical officer.
Former Chattanooga Free Press executive sports editor Roy Exum will be one of two longtime newspapermen in the 2014 class of inductees into the Tennessee Sports Writers Association's Hall of Fame. Exum, who worked for the News-Free Press (later Free Press) for more than three decades and now writes columns for chattanoogan.com, is going into the hall with Larry Woody, who wrote for The Tennessean in Nashville for 37 years, on July 10 at Cumberland University in Lebanon.
Former Boyd-Buchanan and Lipscomb University standout Alex Scruggs Young has been named the head volleyball coach at Christ Presbyterian Academy in Nashville.
A North Georgia trucking company is giving away more than $360,000 in bonuses to its employees this holiday season.
GADSDEN, Ala. — A judge will consider dismissing charges against an Alabama woman accused of making her 9-year-old granddaughter run until she collapsed and died.
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Transportation is suspending lane closures in construction zones to accommodate holiday traffic.
Tim Ensign again came out on top at the 29th annual Wauhatchie Trail Race on Saturday, winning the 10-kilometer event and earning the Golden Antlers Award for the ninth time in the past 12 years.
BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. — A federal judge in Chattanooga has dismissed a lawsuit in which a former Bradley County, Tenn., deputy sheriff claimed he was wrongfully fired.
Led by Nick Soto's 15-8 whipping of the No. 1-ranked 133-pound wrestler in the NCAA, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga pulled off a dominating 25-13 win Friday night at 15th-ranked Stanford.
Ana Maria's Mexican Cuisine has opened in the downtown historic business district in Ringgold at 7859 Nashville Street. The blend of Mexican and Mediterranean dishes will replace Don Lo Lo's, which had been a fixture in downtown for years.
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestling team has a dual match tonight at nationally 15th-ranked Stanford and closes out the 2013 part of its schedule Sunday in the Reno (Nev.) Tournament of Champions.
POLK COUNTY, Tenn. — Polk County authorities are investigating a fatality involved a woman who was struck by a train Wednesday around 11:30 a.m., according to a news release from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
ATLANTA — After about three days of testimony, the fate of a Georgia state lawmaker accused of inaccurately claiming mileage and expenses from the state rests with a jury.
Chattanooga's Scott Stevens was the Tennessee Golf Association's Harold Eller Junior Player of the Year for 2013, and Maggie Scott from Charleston was the state's Women's Senior Amateur Player of the Year for the 11th time since the award was established in 2000.
About a half-dozen business people from the Chattanooga area will join their peers from across Tennessee at a forum at the White House today, according to the group Business Forward.
Chattanooga men's fastpitch softball pitching legend Bobby McDaniel died Sunday after a long illness.
U.S. factories increased output in November for the fourth straight month, led by a surge in auto production.
Hixson's Caroline Hensley is ranked seventh in the world overall and sixth in slalom in women's water skiing, according to the recently released preliminary world rankings, and her 163-foot jump at the USA Team Trials in October in Groveland, Fla., was approved this month as a women's national record for ages 18-25.
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. — State Department of Transportation maintenance crews will be repairing pavement edges on Dade County highways this week.
Mars Hill University runner Brady Adcock won the cold, wet 2013 Lookout Mountain 50-Mile trail race Saturday in 7 hours, 19 minutes, 31 seconds, and Larisa Dannis from Stratford, N.H., was the first female and fifth overall in 8:14:14.
Northern Kentucky beat UTC 87-71 in men's college basketball on Sunday.
Colton McGriff's third consecutive double-double helped Covenant College edge Berry 94-90 in overtime in men's basketball Saturday on Lookout Mountain.
Outside hitter Paula Martins and setter Camil Martinez from Lee University were named Friday as first-team volleyball All-Americans by the National Christian College Athletic Association.
PISGAH, Ala. — A Pisgah, Ala., man has been indicted on a murder charge in the October battering death of his 9-week-old daughter. Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen in the Jackson County Sheriff's Office said Marcus Shane Anderson, 18, was arrested Friday after the grand jury brought the charge.
The recruiting process is just beginning to take off for Signal Mountain offensive lineman Harrison Moon.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's golf coach Colette Murray announced Thursday the signing of Australian golfer DeeDee Russell and former Birmingham-Southern golfer Sarah Dolmovich as additions to the Mocs for the spring semester.
ATLANTA — Georgia revenues totaled $1.39 billion in November, an increase of 3.6 percent over the same month a year ago.
Tennessee Wesleyan freshman Devante’ Jenkins from Cross, S.C., was the Tennessee Sports Writers Association’s men’s basketball player of the week after turning in three double-doubles last week.
General Electric Co.’s credit card division will refund $34.1 million to consumers who government regulators say were misled about the potential costs of relying on a deferred-interest plan to pay their medical bills.
A planned new 10,000-square-foot retail store took its first steps toward reality Monday by earning initial approval from the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning commission for rezoning.
Former Calhoun (Ga.) High School star Da'Rick Rogers made his first six pass receptions as an Indianapolis Colt and scored his first two NFL touchdowns Sunday in the Colts' 42-28 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga police officers apprehended one suspect Monday evening and are seeking a second suspect in relation to an armed robbery reported on campus earlier that day.
In swamping Mars Hill College in the second Igloo Invitational meet Friday and Saturday in the Sewanee pool, Sewanee's women and men swimmers and divers set nine meet records, and freshman Caty Hueske also set pool and school standards with her 2:08.30 time in the 200-yard backstroke preliminaries Friday.
BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. — State Rep. Eric Watson has launched the 13th annual "Coats for the Cold" drive in Bradley County. 2013 marks the 13th year that Watson has helped those in need in Bradley, Polk and Meigs counties.
Cleveland State's Lady Cougars pushed their record to 11-1 with their ninth consecutive victory Saturday, 75-51 over visiting Chattanooga State, but the Chatt State men salvaged a split in the TCCAA basketball doubleheader by downing the Cougars 76-69.
Joao Olveira's rebound goal in the 33rd minute held up as the difference as Southern Wesleyan University edged Lee University 1-0 for the National Christian College Athletic Division I men's soccer championship Saturday afternoon at Kissimmee, Fla. SWU (16-6-2) outshot Lee (13-5-6) 7-2 in the first half, but the Flames had advantages of 6-3 in shots and 6-2 in corner kicks in the second half of the defensive struggle.
The Tennessee Temple University women's basketball team pulled out its second victory of the season and the second in as many nights Friday against Trinity Baptist, 74-63, as TaQuasha O'Neal and Amanda Rector scored 17 and 16 points and Jess Salera and Shakoya Monroe had 13 and nine rebounds with 12 points apiece.
After a 2-1 win Friday, the Lee University men's soccer team plays today for the National Christian College Athletic Association Division I national championship in Kissimme, Fla.
Key players: Union City's veer offense starts with fullback Ricky Henry, who has 158 more carries than the next closest teammate.
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga defensive end Davis Tull, the first Mocs football player ever to repeat as player of the year in the Southern Conference, is also UTC's first academic All-American.