The city is applying for a $1.6 million federal grant that would be a key part of the funding needed to extend a trail by the Tennessee River from Renaissance Park to Moccasin Bend. The city is seeking an Eastern Federal Highway Division grant to go along with $234,260 of city funds. The state portion would be $259,692. Grants from the Lyndhurst and Benwood Foundations would contribute $145,000 to the long-sought trail that ... (click for more)
Flora Tydings is expected to be named the next president to lead Chattanooga State Community College pending approval by the Tennessee Board of Regents at a special called meeting next Wednesday. The board will meet at 9:30 a.m. CDT at the TBR System Office in Nashville. Included on the ... (click for more)
A Chattanooga public relations executive accidentally got entangled in Scottish politics on Friday when a Tweet went awry. Amanda Carmichael said, "Oh yes. It's been fun. I'm just waiting for the call from Mr. Alistair Carmichael asking for my public relations services." Alistair Carmichael ... (click for more)
May 22, 2015
The attic of a house near Graysville Road caught fire on Friday evening. At 6 p.m. the Chattanooga Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire at 8709 Oak View Dr.. Fire ... (click for more)
Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement after the president signed the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015 into law. The bill, ... (click for more)
Jerry Earnest, 71, of Varnell, Ga., and 72-year-old Glenda Adams of Cohutta, Ga., were among the victims when a tractor-trailer went out of control on a busy freeway near Savannah, Ga., on Tuesday. ... (click for more)
Should Chattanooga be required to return a $300,000 federal anti-gang grant because its gang task force was abolished?