A teen who was 15 at the time nine people were shot outside Club Fathom downtown on Christmas Eve 2011 pleaded guilty to three counts of aggravated assault on Tuesday. Brandon Lebron Rakestraw, who is now 18, appeared before Criminal Court Judge Don Poole. He received a three-year prison term to serve. Rakestraw has been in jail for 10 months. Prosecutor Jason Demastus said few of the victims were willing to speak about the incident. ... (click for more)
After a major loss the year before, Erlanger Health System finished the fiscal year with an $18 million profit, officials announced Monday night. It was well ahead of the $2 million gain that Erlanger had budgeted for, and far better than last year's $8 million loss. The profit was boosted ... (click for more)
Chattanooga firefighters responded to a small commercial fire shortly after 9 p.m. on Monday at Southern Tool Steel, at 2726 Kanasita Drive. The fire was found in an air filtration unit, next to the main building. Using a combination of water and foam, the firefighters had ... (click for more)
September 23, 2014
Bradley County Chief Deputy Brian Smith announced Tuesday that a BCSO garage employee has been indicted by the Bradley County Grand Jury for theft under $500. The grand jury has returned ... (click for more)
Cleveland Mayor Tom Rowland told the Cleveland City Council that employers across the state said at a conference that they had three main problems with Tennessee students entering the workforce: ... (click for more)
Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson announced to the county commission that his department now had 217 employees, having created several new positions. Sheriff Watson said the department was ... (click for more)
Will taking dirt from Camp Jordan for the Bass Pro Shop development wind up causing more flooding at Camp Jordan?