A Ringgold teen was struck by a train Wednesday night.
The 17-year-old died just after10 p.m. at a train trestle south of Ringgold.
April 27, 2015
A 26-year-old Soddy Man is facing child rape charges. Ricky Minor was indicted by the Hamilton County Grand Jury on three counts of rape and two counts of child rape. The indictment said ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on Monday released its 2014 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ report citing an overall decrease in crime. The annual study compiles data reported from each law enforcement ... (click for more)
Citizens across the community are invited to attend Mayor Andy Berke’s second annual State of the City address, which will be held Monday at 5:30 p.m. in the ballroom of the Chattanoogan Hotel. ... (click for more)
A 26-year-old Soddy Man is facing child rape charges. Ricky Minor was indicted by the Hamilton County Grand Jury on three counts of rape and two counts of child rape. The indictment said the case involved a girl aged between four and 12 years old. (click for more)
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on Monday released its 2014 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ report citing an overall decrease in crime. The annual study compiles data reported from each law enforcement agency in the state, providing an updated and comprehensive picture of the successes and challenges facing communities across Tennessee. Among the report’s findings: ... (click for more)
In less than four weeks, I expect to be one of 216 graduating seniors from East Hamilton School. One could say all possible variables help a student rise to the highest levels in school; but a student is more than his environment or genetic code. He is a mixture of his own propensity and dedication to academics, coupled with a systemic team of mentors who give their all as a student’s ... (click for more)
Back in the days when we were determined that the Chattanooga News-Free Press would have the best sports section in the country, I was traveling a whole lot. For example, back then I would be leaving today or tomorrow for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, this after hardly recovering from a week spent at The Masters. And, as it happens with those who are constantly in search for tomorrow’s ... (click for more)
Please don't be mislead by the win-loss record of the Sequatchie County Lady Indians. Those young ladies who call Dunlap home improved to 12-14 overall on Sunday night as they rallied four times before scoring the winning run in the fifth as they beat the Ooltewah Lady Owls by a 7-6 final for the title in the Red Bank Invitational. Ooltewah had won three straight games going ... (click for more)
Chattanooga State softball took four wins over Columbia State over the weekend to move to tops in the TCCAA softball standings. #17 Chattanooga State will host the NJCAA Region VII/TCCAA Tournament beginning Wednesday. Chattanooga State improved to 45-11, 32-4, while Columbia State drops to 34-13, 25-7. Walters State (click for more)