Bill Bennett, a longtime fixture in Hamilton County government, announced Monday that he plans to retire at the end of his current term as assessor of property. Mr. Bennett said, "After careful thought, prayer and encouragement from my family, I have made the decision to retire at the end of my current term and not place my name on the ballot for assessor of property in the 2016 election. "First and foremost I would like to thank Marguerite, ... (click for more)
The funeral service for Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Scott Smith will be held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Fort Oglethorpe. Petty Officer Smith is the last of the five servicemen, and the second in Chattanooga, to be buried after the attack on July 16. ... (click for more)
A Bradley County deputy shot and killed an intruder at her home early Tuesday morning. Sheriff Eric Watson said the deputy went home around 2 a.m. and found a man hiding. After the man jumped out and tried to choke her, she used a taser on him. The sheriff said when that did not subdue ... (click for more)
July 28, 2015
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann introduced House Resolution 383 on Monday evening, expressing the sense of Congress that the Marines and Sailors killed or wounded in the attack at the Navy Operational ... (click for more)
Chattanooga Police responded to the 300 block of Cherokee Boulevard on the report of a body found on Tuesday at approximately 12:26 a.m. Investigators have processed the scene and the body ... (click for more)
A 39-year-old Graysville woman found guilty by a Sequatchie County jury last year of felony first-degree murder will have to wait a while to find out whether she will get a new trial. ... (click for more)
Do protestors have a right to be at military funerals?