Roger Gibbens and Jerome Halbert are being promoted to lieutenant at the Chattanooga Police Department.
Moving up to the sergeant rank are Jeff Francis, Justin Kilgore, Jayevan Montgomery, Les Stover, Jonathon Totherow and Michael Trussell.
July 26, 2016
Derrick Richardson, 45, says he was wrongfully convicted of first-degree murder in 1992. He testified in Judge Barry Steelman’s courtroom at a post-conviction hearing on Monday. Police reports ... (click for more)
A woman was stabbed twice in an altercation with another woman outside a house on Woodside Street on Tuesday afternoon. The Chattanooga Police Department was notified by a local hospital that ... (click for more)
Jeffrey Alan Evans was arrested Tuesday on two outstanding warrants for misdemeanor failure to appear and charged with felony evading arrest, reckless driving. driving while revoked, and no seatbelt. ... (click for more)
Derrick Richardson, 45, says he was wrongfully convicted of first-degree murder in 1992. He testified in Judge Barry Steelman’s courtroom at a post-conviction hearing on Monday. Police reports from Dec. 8, 1991, describe the death of Louie F. Dwight, 39, who was found in his truck at 1903 Roanoke Ave. They said he had suffered three gunshot wounds to his legs. He was transported ... (click for more)
A woman was stabbed twice in an altercation with another woman outside a house on Woodside Street on Tuesday afternoon. The Chattanooga Police Department was notified by a local hospital that a female had arrived suffering from stab wounds to the neck and shoulder. The injuries are reported to be non-life threatening. The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. Investigators ... (click for more)
I’d like to respond to two letters in your July 13 edition that praised Rep. Mike Carter’s efforts to expand statewide broadband access. Rep. Carter wants more government involvement in the broadband sector, including an expansion of taxpayer-funded, municipal broadband networks. Rep. Carter’s supporters argued he’s standing up for consumers against huge telecommunications ... (click for more)
It is well-known that shortly after the despicable “Big Lick” faction of the Tennessee Walking Horse industry put on a very-pointed fundraiser for the equally repugnant Congressman Scott DesJarlais (R-Jasper) two years ago, the misguided doctor has repeatedly tried to bully and strong-arm the U.S. Department of Agriculture on the behalf of the vermin who sadistically torture the ... (click for more)
J.D. Dunbar had been promoted to head wrestling coach at Ooltewah High School. Dunbar, an assistant with the Owls’ mat program since 2012, becomes a head coach for the first time at the high school level. He replaces Bryant Blackmon, who recently resigned. The 36-year-old Dunbar is also the school’s strength and conditioning coach and assistant head football coach on ... (click for more)
More than 10,000 fans gathered at Finley Stadium last Saturday to see a 5-3 penalty kick win over Miami United. CFC keeper Gregga Hartley made a save and scored the winning penalty kick, helping his team to advance to the national semifinals on Saturday. They will host Sonoma County Sol at 7:30 in the comfy confines of "Fort Finley" Chattanooga is the top ... (click for more)