A person by the side of I-75 near Ringgold was struck and killed by a tractor-trailer early Thursday morning.
The incident happened around 4:15 a.m.
The right lane was closed for several hours while an investigation was underway.
July 29, 2016
Here is the commission meeting agenda for Tuesday. I. Call to Order – Mayor John Roberts II. Roll Call – City Manager ___ Mayor Roberts, ___ Vice-Mayor Pierce, ___ Commissioner ... (click for more)
The fiscal year 2017 budget was approved on first reading by the East Ridge City Council Thursday night. The property tax rate remains unchanged at $1.4227 per $1,000 of assessed value. Citizens ... (click for more)
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ARCENEAUX, CARLA RUTH 406 HIGHWAY 299 LOT N WILDWOOD, 30757 Age at Arrest: 41 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton ... (click for more)
Here is the commission meeting agenda for Tuesday. I. Call to Order – Mayor John Roberts II. Roll Call – City Manager ___ Mayor Roberts, ___ Vice-Mayor Pierce, ___ Commissioner Causer, ___ Commissioner LeCompte, ___ Commissioner Pope III. Invocation IV. Pledge of Allegiance V. Consideration of the Minutes for approval or correction: ... (click for more)
The fiscal year 2017 budget was approved on first reading by the East Ridge City Council Thursday night. The property tax rate remains unchanged at $1.4227 per $1,000 of assessed value. Citizens will be able to participate in the public budget hearing that will be held just before the next council meeting on Thursday, Aug. 11, at 5:45 p.m. and changes can be made before the second ... (click for more)
It started with a simple “what if” question while Atlanta officials were working on a bid to host the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. A group of amateur kayakers from the city began asking themselves: “What if Atlanta’s bid is successful? Then where would the Olympic whitewater canoe and kayak races be held?” To some of the members of that group, the answer was obvious. ... (click for more)
This is a personal thing but one of my pet peeves is the little advertising stickers I sometimes find on the top of the front page of my newspaper. An editor at the newspaper has already determined a bit of news he or she feels I should read. And then the sticker covers it up so I have to peel it off before I can read “All the news that is fit to print.” As I groveled over my ... (click for more)
With the score tied at three with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning, Lookouts outfielder Zack Granite singled home Edgar Corcino to give the team with 4-3 walk-off win over the Smokies. Tied going into the bottom of the ninth inning, Corcino led off with his second hit of the game. He advanced to second base on a bunt. A Levi Michael single pushed Corcino to third ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association’s Board of Control has released the minutes from Wednesday’s meeting in Hermitage pertaining to football classification period for the 2017-18 and run through 2020-2021 1. Roll Call 2. Division I and Division II Classification The Board of Control voted the following for the classification period that ... (click for more)