After a major loss the year before, Erlanger Health System finished the fiscal year with an $18 million profit, officials announced Monday night. It was well ahead of the $2 million gain that Erlanger had budgeted for, and far better than last year's $8 million loss. The profit was boosted by a first-time $19,587,000 from a Public Hospital Supplemental payment and essential access payments of $12,755,960 from the state - up from $10,614,900. ... (click for more)
Chancellor Pam Fleenor has ruled that Helen Burns Sharp, who sued over the validity of a $9 million Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for a planned major development on Aetna Mountain, should be reimbursed her discretionary costs as well as her attorney fees. Ms. Sharp said in a recent court ... (click for more)
Following a candy company merger, two Chattanooga operations are being closed. Farley's & Sathers Candy Company is merging with Ferrara Pan Candy Company. The firm has some 450 employees in Chattanooga. The facility on Jersey Road will remain open at this time. Officials ... (click for more)
September 22, 2014
A man police say has been caught with a gun several times was sentenced on Monday to serve four years and three months in federal prison. Timothy Arnold, 25, appeared before Federal Judge ... (click for more)
The Dalton Police Department is asking for information from the public to identify two men who stole more than $300 worth of copper wiring from a Shaw facility at 1019 Riverbend Road earlier ... (click for more)
Sheriff Jim Hammond said an inmate who took his own life at the County Jail on Saturday morning was in an isolation cell. He said Justin Dale Bradley, who was charged with the ... (click for more)
Will taking dirt from Camp Jordan for the Bass Pro Shop development wind up causing more flooding at Camp Jordan?