Hamilton County Schools ramping up drug prevention education following recent scares

Published Oct. 16 2018

Hamilton County Schools leaders are ramping up drug prevention education across the county's schools this fall in response to new...

Early voting is underway: Here's where you can vote

Published Oct. 16 2018

Early voting for the midterm elections in Tennessee and some local municipal races begins Wednesday and continues through Nov. 1.

Here's which Hamilton County candidates raised the most and spent the most money

Published Oct. 15 2018

In the contests for Hamilton County's three open state House seats, Robin Smith in District 26 raised the most money...

Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy students participate in simulated robotic surgery

Published Oct. 15 2018

Students at Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy had the opportunity of a lifetime earlier this month, thanks to CHI Memorial Hospital...

Bradley County attorney Blackwell censured

Published Oct. 15 2018

Attorney Douglas Neil Blackwell II of Bradley County, Tennessee received a public censure from the Board of Professional Responsibility of...

Candidate calls for forum in District 30 race

Published Oct. 15 2018

The Democratic candidate in the Tennessee House District 30 race has challenged his Republican opponent to appear at a debate...

Chattanooga officials want Tubman site rezoned, residents caution not so fast

Published Oct. 14 2018

After several years of relative silence, the city of Chattanooga is quietly beginning to tell neighborhood leaders its long-term plans...

Raucous crowd rejects proposed sewer plant [photos]

Published Oct. 11 2018

If tar and feathers had been available, an angry and raucous crowd may have used them on the folks who...

Mixed-up agenda leads to Hamilton County Commission confusion

Published Oct. 10 2018

Hamilton County commissioners got seriously out of order Wednesday, in a mixed-up session that found them voting in what technically...

Board approves new fire hydrants, police car purchases for Kimball, Tennessee

Published Oct. 10 2018

As a new waterline is installed by the South Pittsburg Board of Water Works & Sewers along Old Dixie Highway,...

Two-way race in District 30: Independent candidate drops out, endorses Democrat

Published Oct. 10 2018

The independent candidate running in Tennessee's House District 30 race is tabling his bid and throwing his support behind Democrat...

Chattanooga City Council imposes limits on Reads Lake Road parcel

Published Oct. 9 2018

Defying a threat of a lawsuit as well as their own planning agency, Chattanooga City Council members on Tuesday adopted...

Hamilton County Schools' program at Gestamp earns federal apprenticeship designation

Published Oct. 8 2018

Hamilton County Schools' Gestamp program is the first work-based learning program in Tennessee to earn a U.S. Department of Labor...

Chattanooga-Hamilton County planners OK rezoning for Glass Street area apartments

Published Oct. 8 2018

An effort to rezone a tract in the redeveloping Glass Street area to put in a dozen new apartments drew...

Chattanooga postal workers join national rally against privatization [photos]

Published Oct. 8 2018

Members of postal unions in Chattanooga and their supporters did their part Monday in a nationwide event to rally support...

Planner scrap most of raised medians planned for Lafayette Road

Published Oct. 8 2018

Georgia state and Fort Oglethorpe planners once again have revised their proposed designs for the streetscape improvements planned for Lafayette...

Apartment, commercial project on Unum lots wins rezoning approval

Published Oct. 8 2018

A plan to put one of the biggest-ever apartment and commercial projects near downtown's riverfront won approval from a Chattanooga...

Chattanooga chosen as pilot site for home affordability program

Published Oct. 5 2018

Chattanooga is one of three Tennessee cities chosen as pilot sites for a new approach to creating more affordable housing...

Hamilton County Commission supports Ridgeway Apartments tax break

Published Oct. 4 2018

A property tax break for the redevelopment of a low-income housing complex passed the Hamilton County Commission on Wednesday only...

WTCI airs Tennessee governor candidate conversation tonight at 8 p.m

Published Oct. 4 2018

WTCI-TV, Channel 45, will broadcast a locally produced program, "Conversations with the Candidates: Karl Dean/Bill Lee" at 8 p.m. tonight.

Hamilton County Schools superintendent tells PTA: 'We've got a lot of work to do'

Published Oct. 3 2018

The Hamilton County Schools system isn't focused on test scores, but on the "process" of improving student achievement, Superintendent Bryan...


Hamilton County Commission flushes land purchase plan for Ooltewah area sewer plant

Published Oct. 3 2018

Plans for a new sewage treatment plant in the Ooltewah area got a setback Wednesday.

Chattanooga turns again to visioning process to chart its course

Published Oct. 2 2018

City leaders say Chattanooga needs a new economic vision.