Humane Society's Guy Bilyeu Suffers Head Injury

Monday, September 9, 2013

Longtime Humane Society Executive Director Guy Bilyeu has been hospitalized with a serious head injury.

Associates said he was riding his bike on Riverfront Parkway on Sunday when he slumped over the handlebars and struck his head.

He was rushed to a local hospital where he remains under treatment.



Employee At Hanson Pressure Pipe Injured Tuesday Afternoon

An employee at Hanson Pressure Pipe in Sale Creek was injured Tuesday afternoon.  At  1:30 pm , a 911 call was made reporting an employee had sustained an injury to his hand. The Sale Creek Volunteer Fire Department and Hamilton County EMS responded and reported a male in his mid 30s had suffered a hand injury on a piece of machinery. Fire officials reported ... (click for more)

TBI Top 10 Fugitive From Warren County Captured In Florida

A fugitive on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list, Bryan James Cooke, was captured  Tuesday  morning in Jacksonville, Fl., a day after being added to the list. Early Tuesday morning, Cooke was arrested at a hotel in Jacksonville by officers with the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. A Jeep that had been stolen from the residence of Gail ... (click for more)

On The News Tonight: A Reflection On A Horrifying Crash And Its Aftermath

On the news tonight,  on the news tonight. The unobtrusive tones on the news tonight. It's just make-believe You can't believe everything you see So baby, close your eyes to the lullabies On the news tonight.   "The News" by Jack Johnson On Journalism On Thursday I was in Jackson, Tennessee playing music. I was a minimum of four hours away ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Tonight, Take A Second

Peter Whibberley, known globally as “The Time Lord,” will freely tell anyone, “There are consequences of tinkering with time,” but tinker we must because the world – planet Earth -- is spinning slower. So tonight at 7:59:60 p.m. EDT, the Senior Research Scientist at Britain’s National Physical Laboratory will add an extra second to the hour – and our day -- before it becomes 8:00 ... (click for more)

Fort Oglethorpe Swimmers Get First Win Of Season

There are a lot of positive and upbeat coaches in the Chattanooga Area Swim League, but perhaps none any more than Fort Oglethorpe veteran Tony Womac. This guy is always happy, always smiling and always offering something positive to those around him. He may have been just a bit more of all the above on Monday night after his Marlins defeated the Cumberland Currents in a home ... (click for more)

John Shearer: A Look At The Origin Of The Lady Vols’ Name

On Wednesday, the University of Tennessee is scheduled to drop the Lady Vols nickname from all women’s sports teams except the basketball squad.   The change has been a source of much debate, particularly in Knoxville. As evidence, several people wanting to keep the Lady Vols name protested last Thursday along Joe Johnson Drive, near where the UT board of trustees was meeting ... (click for more)