Federal Judge Curtis Collier has directed attorneys who worked out a plea deal for a Signal Mountain man who admitted plotting to kill Muslims in a town in Upstate New York to show that it was "a true threat." And, Federal Magistrate Susan K. Lee has reversed her earlier ruling and allowed 63-year-old Robert Rankin Doggart to go free pending disposition of the case. Prosecutor Perry Piper and attorneys Bryan Hoss and Janie Parks Varnell ... (click for more)
A police interview was played in General Sessions Court on Tuesday in which 18-year-old Briston J. Smith Jr. admitted taking part in a drug deal, but he said it was another youth who shot and killed Charles Holsey, 19. Smith said he turned and left when Abram Young allegedly fired shots ... (click for more)
Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched to an accident around 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the intersection of Amnicola Highway and Creekside. The first firefighters on the scene found a pickup truck wedged underneath an 18-wheeler. The driver, an adult male, was trapped inside ... (click for more)
June 30, 2015
Governor Bill Haslam on Tuesday announced Jim Henry as his new chief of staff. Mr. Henry currently serves as commissioner of the Department of Children’s Services and replaces Mark Cate who announced ... (click for more)
AccuWeather reports two disturbances tracking eastward from the Plains will bring bouts of showers and thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley, East and South through the rest of the week. The ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Supreme Court has reversed a trial court’s dismissal of a health care liability lawsuit against an East Tennessee doctor and hospital, concluding that delivery of pre-suit ... (click for more)
Should the U.S. Supreme Court have voted to allow gay marriage?