W Road And Roberts Mill Road Closed Due To Icy Conditions

Friday, January 12, 2018
Due to the possibility of inclement weather, precipitation, and predicted below freezing temperatures, the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office closed the W Road and Roberts Mill Road Friday evening.

Motorists should expect both roads to be closed until Saturday mid-morning or possibly later, depending on road conditions and temperature.

All motorists attempting to reach the communities of Signal Mountain and Walden should allow extra travel time and use Signal Mountain Road until further notice.
 

Motorists may visit the HCSO Facebook page to see updates as to when the roads will be reopened.

Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Hakeem Says He Hit The Ground Running In State House Job; A Focus Is Preventing New Gerrymandering

Assessor Haynes Said He Hired 1st 3 Female Appraisers


Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BELL, CHARLES FRANKLIN 8423 SPRINGFIELD RD SODDY DAISY, 37379 Age at Arrest: 71 years old Arresting Agency: Soddy Daisy Booked for ... (click for more)

District 28 state Rep. Yusuf Hakeem told members of the JFK Club that as a first-time representative, he expected to ease into his job, something that did not happen. He said, “I thought ... (click for more)

Marty Haynes, the assessor of property for Hamilton County, as much as he strives to keep his spot in Hamilton County’s government, told members of the Pachyderm club the job was not the defining ... (click for more)


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Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: BELL, CHARLES FRANKLIN 8423 SPRINGFIELD RD SODDY DAISY, 37379 Age at Arrest: 71 years old Arresting Agency: Soddy Daisy Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s) ---- BIGELOW, PATRICIA JOY 4630 NORTHLAND LN CHATTANOOGA, 37416 Age at Arrest: 34 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga THEFT OF PROPERTY ---- ... (click for more)

Hakeem Says He Hit The Ground Running In State House Job; A Focus Is Preventing New Gerrymandering

District 28 state Rep. Yusuf Hakeem told members of the JFK Club that as a first-time representative, he expected to ease into his job, something that did not happen. He said, “I thought I might get on one committee. Well, they put me on three committees. It was a whirlwind. You have people coming to your office 10 to 15 minutes apart. And at the same time, you’re trying to ... (click for more)

Opinion

Let The Water Company Pay The Bill

Tennessee American breaks a line and 35,000 people lose water for three days. Well they don’t exactly admit they broke it, they were working on it a few feet away and it just broke….so they say. One half of TAWC service area is out of water three days and nights, hospitals canceling surgery, schools closed and opened and then sending the children home, businesses shut down, government ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Total Rest May Help

Roy Exum will be on vacation this week as he recovers from a recent surgery. His doctors and his close friends believe in him and urge him to “take some time for himself.” It is believed "total rest" will be greatly beneficial in the healing process. He greatly appreciates the emails and the telephones calls has received and appreciates your kindness. He hopes to return ... (click for more)

Sports

Mocs Football Set To Host 2nd Ranked James Madison Saturday

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team has a chance to make history this weekend when second ranked James Madison visits the Scenic City. With the release of the FCS polls today, the Dukes are officially the highest ranked non-conference opponent to take on the Mocs in Finley Stadium. Kickoff is set for 4:00 p.m. (E.D.T.) on Saturday, Sept. 21. JMU (2-1, 0-0 ... (click for more)

UTC Women 7th At Mercedes-Benz Collegiate

--The Chattanooga Mocs women’s golf team’s posted their best season-opening score shooting 872 (+20) over 54 holes at Cherokee Country Club. That was good for a seventh-place finish in the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate after today’s 294. Maddy McDanel and Esme Hamilton tied for the team’s low card with level-par 71s. Rheagan Hall and Dorota Zalewska each tallied 76, while Kirsty ... (click for more)