Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw on Thursday morning ordered that 17-year-old Cortez Sims be tried as an adult in a College Hill Courts shooting that left one woman dead, a toddler paralyzed, and two others wounded. The order was given after emotional testimony from two of the victims in the Jan. 7 early morning mass shooting at 773 W. Main St. Bianca Horton and Marcell "Baby Watts" Christopher both identified Sims as the shooter, ... (click for more)
A county school bus driver has been charged with raping a 15-year-old student. Alexander Rodriguez, 34, of Dusty Trail, Ooltewah, was being held on $350,000 bond. The sheriff's office said it got a report at 9:30 p.m. of a missing juvenile, who was last ... (click for more)
The newly-appointed bankruptcy trustee involved in the handling of the eyesore Casey barge across from Ross's Landing said he is in talks concerning having it floated away to a scrapyard. Jerry Farinash said he earlier spoke with Doug Stein of Stein Construction on a proposition to take ... (click for more)
March 5, 2015
A man has been arrested in Catoosa County for the murder of the teen whose vehicle was involved in a wreck in North Chattanooga on Monday night. Briston Smith was taken into custody at the ... (click for more)
Fanatics bar has been given a three-day beer license suspension after an employee drank on the job and then struck a firefighter who was directing traffic. In the incident on ... (click for more)
Rape and assault charges have been dismissed in Criminal Court against a Chattanooga man allegedly posing as a U.S. Marine last September. The dismissal was in the case of 27-year-old Robert ... (click for more)
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