The final figure for the new Ganns/Falling Water School is way over budget, county officials said Wednesday. However, the County Commission voted to proceed on the $29,414,000 project. Gary Waters of the county schools said his estimate had been $25 million and he was surprised at the amount of the school bid that was awarded to Rentenbach Constructors. He said in lean times in the past that contractors had been at cost or below on ... (click for more)
Erlanger Board Finance Chairman Donnie Hutcherson said the board plans to be more transparent. He said Erlanger's legal staff will review topics that might be covered in a closed meeting. He stated, "This will be based on a very conservative interpretation of applicable statutes and other ... (click for more)
Approval for tax breaks for a $10 million conversion of the historic Maclellan Building downtown into 90 apartments above the ground floor commercial was approved Tuesday night by the City Council and Wednesday morning by the County Commission. The votes were unanimous, and even Mark West, ... (click for more)
May 6, 2015
Devante "White Chalk" Stoudemire has been given a 15-year prison sentence for his part in the July 2, 2012, murder of Steve Mosley. Stoudemire, 22, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to second-degree ... (click for more)
Funeral services have been set for Brian E. Hoskins, 29, who died in a motorcycle crash in East Brainerd on Sunday night. At approximately 10:07 p.m., the Chattanooga Police Department ... (click for more)
Kimberly Tawzer was arrested for stabbing her boyfriend on Tuesday night. At approximately 11:30 p.m., deputies responded to 8830 Waconda Lane on report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, ... (click for more)
Should the EPA been allowed to expand the definition of waterways to give more government say-so over smaller bodies of water?