A house was heavily damaged by fire on Wessex Lane in East Brainerd late Monday afternoon.
A number of fire companies responded to the blaze, which destroyed the roof.
No injuries were reported.
Wessex Lane is near Banks Road and Standifer Gap Road.
August 26, 2016
Chattanooga radio icon Earl Freudenberg has retired after nearly 55 years. Friday was the last day for the longtime radio host known to many fans as "Hey Earl." (click for more)
The Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police held its 2016 Annual Conference in Chattanooga. This year’s Joe Casey Award went to Retired Chattanooga Police Chief Freeman Cooper. ... (click for more)
A man was arrested after 100 pounds of marijuana were found in his vehicle. Trooper Richard Thomas of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Interdiction Plus (IP) East Bureau conducted a traffic ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police held its 2016 Annual Conference in Chattanooga. This year’s Joe Casey Award went to Retired Chattanooga Police Chief Freeman Cooper. The award was presented by TACP Past President and Retired Metro Nashville Police Chief Joe Casey to Chief Cooper in the company of police chiefs and dignitaries from across the ... (click for more)
Often I visit Gold's Gym at Chestnut and 4th Street. I park in the theater parking lot at Broad and 4th Street. I depend on the walk signs to get me there safely. Most days I almost get hit by someone turning left or right coming from the exit ramp off 27 or turning right on 4th street from Chestnut. This happened yesterday as I was almost mowed down by a garbage ... (click for more)
Not long ago, in my morning reading, I happened across an obscure tale about a special tablecloth. And, as things like this are more and more wont to do, I was instantly blessed by this story. As I tracked down its origin, I learned it originally appeared in a 1954 edition of Reader’s Digest. Written by the Rev. Howard C. Schade, who at the time was the pastor of the First Reformed ... (click for more)
Senior running back Shawn McColley struck early and often Friday night, scoring McCallie’s first four touchdowns and propelling the Blue Tornado to a 49-10 rout of Blackman at Spears Stadium. Once the game started at 8 p.m. – there was a 30-minute lightning delay – the Blue Tornado needed just 60 seconds to get on the scoreboard. McColley did the honors from 10 yards out. ... (click for more)
The Tyner-Notre Dame football game finally ended early Saturday morning. After enduring a so-called weather delay that sent the two teams to their dressing rooms for almost two and a half hours, the home-standing Irish improved to 2-0 with the 25-7 non-district win at Notre Dame. Sophomore kicker Andy McMeen squibbed a line-drive kick 35 yards for a field goal with 2:10 ... (click for more)