Senator Lamar Alexander says the latest Army Corps of Engineers Work Plan includes great news for East Tennessee – and everyone who benefits from river traffic passing through the Chickamauga Lock in Chattanooga. In addition to funding slated for the first three priority projects of the Inland Waterways Trust Fund, the Corps of Engineers’ plan includes $29.9 million to continue construction of the new Chickamauga Lock, which restarted ... (click for more)
Dr. Linda Cash, director of the Bradley County Schools, said school officials were "very saddened" by the move to pen and paper on taking the TNReady testing after a crash of the online system. She said, "Bradley County Schools would like to thank all of our students and teachers for the ... (click for more)
The longtime EMS director for Bradley County is retiring. At the county commission meeting Monday afternoon, praise was profuse for Director Danny Lawson, who has headed the department for the past 16 years and worked in the field 20 years prior to that in ambulances for the county. ... (click for more)
February 9, 2016
A Chattanooga postal worker has been charged by federal authorities with sexual exploitation of a child. Jason Wesley Ford was arrested after TBI officers set up a sting operation in a North ... (click for more)
Police arrested Jered M. Shoemate, 33, Monday for allegedly refusing to stop during a car chase, striking two police vehicles with his car, and resisting arrest. Shoemate is charged with ... (click for more)
Police arrested Jason M. Grandy, 37, Sunday for allegedly invading his neighbor’s home with a knife and harassing the neighbor’s guest. Grandy is charged with aggravated burglary (occupied ... (click for more)
Should the city stop funding for the Violence Reduction Initiative?