Thomas Middlebrooks has been promoted to fire battalion chief.
His new pay is $60,756.
Terry Womac was promoted to fire analyst at a salary of $47,740.
Fire Lt. Edrius Putman has been terminated.
July 22, 2014
Funeral services will be Thursday for one of two men killed in the wreck of two motorcycles on Sunday night. Police said two motorcycles on Rossville Boulevard went out of control and struck ... (click for more)
An apartment fire late Monday night resulted in one man being sent to the hospital after he was alerted by neighbors. The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm at 9:38 p.m. and responded ... (click for more)
A Brainerd man was given an eight-year sentence after pleading guilty to attempted rape of a child. A charge of child rape was dismissed. Meredith Coy Bell, 35, appeared before Criminal Court ... (click for more)
Funeral services will be Thursday for one of two men killed in the wreck of two motorcycles on Sunday night. Police said two motorcycles on Rossville Boulevard went out of control and struck separate utility poles. Robert “Corky” Dunn, 53, of Rossville, attended Rossville High School and was a member of Anchor of Hope Baptist Church. He loved his Harley, fishing, and collecting ... (click for more)
An apartment fire late Monday night resulted in one man being sent to the hospital after he was alerted by neighbors. The Chattanooga Fire Department received the alarm at 9:38 p.m. and responded to Rainbow Creek Apartments at 7604 Standifer Gap Road with six fire companies. Details are still sketchy on what happened initially, but Captain Anthony Moore with the Fire Investigation ... (click for more)
Roundabouts have been popping up all over Chattanooga over the past few years and for the most part have been successful. Unfortunately there are some who just don’t get it as I have found out the hard way. My latest instance was last week when a young woman on her cell phone almost t-boned me as she flew into the roundabout without yielding. A near miss ... (click for more)
Tomorrow morning there will be a special gathering at the Hamilton County Juvenile Court that will prove to our community that we have perhaps the most innovative juvenile judge in America. Shortly after Rob Philyaw was hand-picked by our Hamilton County Commissioners to fill the remainder of Suzanne Bailey’s term 15 months ago, he found that truancy was a big problem in our schools. ... (click for more)
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Charlotte Sports Foundation announced Tuesday that the Tennessee Volunteers will open the 2018 season on September 1 against the West Virginia Mountaineers at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina, home of the NFL's Carolina Panthers. All information related to kickoff date, time and tickets will be announced at ... (click for more)
Several Chattanooga-area swimmers had successful weekends in various meets this past weekend. The McCallie/GPS Aquatics team finished sixth out of 50 teams at the Southeastern Swimming Championship in Knoxville while swimmers from Fort Oglethorpe and Ringgold also had memorable performances at the Georgia State Meet, also held last weekend. The McCallie/GPS team recorded ... (click for more)