Hamilton County Schools teachers are slated to get three percent pay increases under the balanced budget approved by the School Board on Thursday afternoon. That comes on top of a two percent hike last year. Lee McDade, assistant superintendent, said a large influx of cash came from the state, and Governor Bill Haslam outlined that it was to raise the pay level for teachers. Mr. McDade said, "He did not require that it go for teacher ... (click for more)
Law enforcement on Thursday took steps to shut down a convenience store near the College Hill Courts as a public nuisance. The action was taken after District Attorney Neal Pinkston filed a petition with Criminal Court Judge Tom Greenholtz about the Westside Shop. The store is operated ... (click for more)
Criminal Court Judge Tom Greenholtz on Thursday ordered that Valerie Bray serve 11 months and 29 days in the workhouse for the Sept. 19, 2015, traffic death of runner Cameron Bean at Moccasin Bend. She was given concurrent two-year sentences for criminally negligent homicide ... (click for more)
April 28, 2017
Here is the upcoming City Council agenda for Tuesday: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilman Gilbert). III. Minute Approval. IV. Special Presentation. ... (click for more)
Congressman Chuck Fleischmann joined President Donald Trump on Friday morning at the White House for the signing of the American First Energy Executive Order. Officials said, "Offshore ... (click for more)
Juan Lopez, 19, was seriously injured in a "car surfing" accident in Whitfield County. The Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office responded on Thursday at approximately 9:34 p.m., to a serious ... (click for more)
Should the traffic lanes at Hixson Pike at Riverview be narrowed to accommodate walkers and bikers?