Rhasean Lowry, 34, was arrested for abusing a three-year-old girl, and then criminal homicide after she died. Last Tuesday, the Chattanooga Police Department was called on a suspected child abuse case. Lowry took the victim to a local hospital and he stated the victim fell down steps. Doctors advised that the victim’s injuries were the result of blunt force trauma consistent with being struck numerous times and that the injuries sustained ... (click for more)
A City Industrial Development Board (IDB) member who made the motion to approve a controversial $9 million Black Creek Tax Increment Financing (TIF) had not lived in the city for years, City Attorney Wade Hinton confirmed. Chris Ramsey, a BlueCross BlueShield official, was not present at ... (click for more)
A state preservation official said Tuesday night that an initial examination of Lincoln Park shows it does not appear to qualify for National Register of Historic Places designation. Claudette Stager, state assistant director for Federal Programs, said the analysis was made after someone ... (click for more)
September 2, 2014
County officials were sworn in during ceremonies Tuesday morning at the Convention Center (click for more)
Family members say the woman's body found in the Hiwassee River was that of 34-year-old Latasha Nichols. She was reported missing last month. The family said DNA testing was conclusive ... (click for more)
A Chattanooga woman described as a longtime white collar criminal has been sentenced to 27 months in federal prison, which was the top of her guidelines. Lacey Michelle Henson, 44, appeared ... (click for more)
Should the county move forward on replacing the County Jail as recommended by many grand juries?