Photo Gallery: BayBears Suicide Squeeze Foiled

Lookouts Beat BayBears In 10-Innings, 7-6.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Monday night's game at AT&T Field had some early excitement. In the top of the second inning, Mobile's Evan Marzilli dropped down a bunt toward first that pitcher Chris Reed scooped up and flipped to catcher J. C. Boscan. Garrett Weber, who was headed for home on the suicide squeeze, was tagged out at the plate.

Chattanooga Volleyball Drops Five-Set Match To Furman

The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team dropped a nail biting five-set match to Furman in Greenville, S.C. UTC moves to 15-3 and 4-1 in Southern Conference action, while the Paladins are 5-1 in league play. "I have to give credit to Furman," head coach Travis Filar stated. "They made more plays than we did when it mattered most and found ways to win those tight sets." ... (click for more)

Methodist Wins 3-1 At Covenant

The Covenant women's soccer team fell behind by two goals in the first 12 minutes of action and could not pull out of the early deficit as they fell to Methodist 3-1 on a rainy Friday evening at Scotland Yard. The match pitted two teams separated by just three points in the USA South standings, but with the loss Covenant drops to 5-4 overall and 3-3 in conference play. Methodist ... (click for more)

Attorney Patrick Says Chattanooga Is "Most Logical Place" For Consolidating Volkswagen Lawsuits; Hearing Set Dec. 3

Attorney Gary Patrick said Chattanooga is "the most logical place for consolidating the Volkswagen litigation because it is the only location in the country where VW vehicles are being produced." Attorney Patrick, of the local firm of Patrick, Beard, Schulman and Jacoway, said a hearing is set Dec. 3 in New Orleans on the issue. A host of lawsuits seeking class action status ... (click for more)

Woman Stabbed To Death On Hooker Road; Man Injured; Suspect Being Interviewed

A young woman was stabbed to death on Hooker Road early Friday morning and a man was injured. At approximately 1:54 a.m., Chattanooga Police responded to a stabbing at the 4000 block of Hooker Road. There police located Angel Evans, 33, deceased. She was stabbed multiple times. A second person, Gerald Nelson, 24, was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening ... (click for more)

The Facts About Jail

Since Roy had such a positive reaction to Jeffrey Cross's wonderful (and wonderfully civil--how refreshing) email response to his column on the bike lanes, allow me to speak on the subject of the jail.  First off, Roy's right about some things:  It is overcrowded, underfunded, and understaffed.  This is no secret, it's in the Grand Jury report every term.  Here's ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: We Must Learn To Tell

On July 4th of this year, FBI agents – acting on a tip -- arrested Alexander Ciccolo, a 23-year-old with known mental problems, as he carried a duffle bag full of automatic attack weapons. Moments before, he had bought the illegal firearms from an undercover informant outside of Boston. As agents later scoured his apartment, they found bomb-making equipment including a pressure ... (click for more)