A $12 million Volkswagen visitor center will be built in downtown Chattanooga.
It had originally been planned to construct it by the I-75 exit near the Volkswagen plant at the Enterprise South Industrial Park.
Officials are looking for a location.
May 4, 2016
There has been an increase in the number of entering auto cases in Dalton in the past few weeks, and in each case, it appears that the vehicles were left unlocked. Officials with the Dalton Police ... (click for more)
The Whitfield County Fire Department has reviewed the allegation of an unauthorized use of a fire hydrant by an off-duty employee ... (click for more)
An ongoing investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and investigators with the Shelbyville Police Department has resulted in a man being arrested and charged ... (click for more)
There has been an increase in the number of entering auto cases in Dalton in the past few weeks, and in each case, it appears that the vehicles were left unlocked. Officials with the Dalton Police Department are reminding residents to keep their cars locked even if they’re only making a quick stop. Also, people are advised to never leave valuables in plain view in cars. Between ... (click for more)
The Whitfield County Fire Department has reviewed the allegation of an unauthorized use of a fire hydrant by an off-duty employee in April. Fire Chief Edward O’Brien said in a statement, " The investigation revealed that the allegations were substantially accurate ... (click for more)
Re: Roy Exum: Teachers Day Tomorrow Roy, I am especially appreciative of your poignant column written in tribute to teachers. It made me tear up, as I have encountered both as a student and a career educator-- teachers like the second-grade teacher who said, "I wish you were my little girl" and teachers like Mrs. Poindexter. My teachers have played such a vital ... (click for more)
It is clearly a job nobody can do for over an hour or two, but Neal Pinkston, working in hand with precise professionals from the county’s auditing department, is intent on doing the right thing. As I watched a revolving team of four people at a time open and study envelopes of autopsy photographs on Tuesday, the scene would have made a fascinating television documentary. But ... (click for more)
(Story will be updated) )CLEVELAND, Tenn. -- Three times Jordan Gorman set the table. Nick Woods punched three hits to the outfield and drove Gorman home in the third, fifth and sixth innings, powering East Hamilton to a 9-1 victory over McMinn County in the opening game of the District 5-3A baseball tournament at Cleveland High School on Wednesday. The game was delayed ... (click for more)
District 5-3A softball coaches are now ready for the second season. They hope their teams are, too. At a luncheon to finalize plans for the district tournament on Wednesday, the opening pairings were set in stone and play will begin Friday with three games, each starting at 5 p.m. at the highest seeded team. Second-seeded Soddy-Daisy (24-7) will host No. 7 Bradley ... (click for more)