Rep. McCormick To Unveil Road Signs Honoring Phil Bredesen, Claude Ramsey

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Earlier this year, House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick (R-Chattanooga) amended HB 180 to name the Exit 9 (Apison Pike/Volkswagen Drive) Interchange on Interstate 75 the “Bredesen-Ramsey Interchange” in recognition of the important roles that former Governor Phil Bredesen and former Hamilton County Mayor Claude Ramsey played in building the strong relationship of Volkswagen and Chattanooga."

He will host a media event to officially unveil the signs and show appreciation for their efforts on Thursday at 12:30 p.m.

It will be at the TDOT Transportation Management Center, 7500 Volkswagen Dr.


Police Blotter: Drinking Ladies Can’t Find Their Friend; Woman Says Her Drink Was “Spiked”

Latest Bradley County Arrest Report

Chattanooga Man With Loaded Gun At Construction Site Gets 15 Years In Federal Prison


A woman at Station Street at 26 Station St. told police she and some friends came to Chattanooga from Rome, Ga. to drink. They started the night at South Side Social and then went to Station ... (click for more)

Click here for the latest Bradley County arrest report. (click for more)

A man who police said brandished a gun near a construction site in Chattanooga on Feb. 2, 2021, has been sentenced to serve 15 years in federal prison. Gerald Lynn Campbell appeared before ... (click for more)



Breaking News

Police Blotter: Drinking Ladies Can’t Find Their Friend; Woman Says Her Drink Was “Spiked”

A woman at Station Street at 26 Station St. told police she and some friends came to Chattanooga from Rome, Ga. to drink. They started the night at South Side Social and then went to Station Street. While at the bars, one friend, Jordan, also met up with some people she knew. After some time of drinking, the woman and her friends were ready to leave. Jordan wanted to hang with the ... (click for more)

Latest Bradley County Arrest Report

Click here for the latest Bradley County arrest report. (click for more)

Opinion

Uncovering Chattanooga’s Hidden Gem

Missionary Ridge is Chattanooga's "diamond in the rough" that can spearhead a new era in our city's growth. Way back on Nov. 25, 1863, soldiers under the leadership of General Ulysses S. Grant stormed Missionary Ridge and broke the back of the Confederacy. The Battle of Missionary Ridge demonstrated the superior forces of the industrialized North and gave their soldiers a chance ... (click for more)

Is The Guy With The Gun A Good Guy Or A Bad Guy? - And Response (3)

So we have experienced another mass killing. Recently - on the very day a few gun safety measures were made into law - the Supreme Court in its infinite wisdom said it is okay to open carry your guns. My question is this - if I see a person carry a gun into my grocery store should I worry? How will I know if he is a good guy with a gun or a bad guy with a gun? I guess the ... (click for more)

Sports

Dan Fleser: Vols Baseball, Basketball Get Top Transfers

Whether it’s entire universities or individual athletes, college athletics continues to be a fluid situation. Something or someone always seems to be moving somewhere. Usually there’s nothing going on during the languid days of late June and early July. But news last week of Southern Cal and UCLA joining the Big 10 Conference in 2024 was a whole lot of something. During ... (click for more)

Lookouts Rally Twice To Beat Birmingham

It’s been a tough week for the Chattanooga Lookouts, but it all ended on a positive note with a come-from-behind victory over the Birmingham Barons Sunday night at AT&T Field. The Lookouts had to come back twice against the Barons after the division leaders scored five unearned runs in the fourth inning for a 6-5 lead after leading 1-0 in the first. It wasn’t the prettiest ... (click for more)