Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Investigating Skeletal Remains Found Near Boy Scout Road

Friday, November 16, 2018
Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office personnel were notified on Friday around noon that a local hunter had discovered what he believed to be skeletal remains in a field near the 1000 block of Boy Scout Road.

Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division detectives responded to the scene to investigate.

After review, the skeletal remains appear to be human.

HCSO personnel have secured the area and are working with the Hamilton County Medical Examiner’s Office to process the scene.

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The Hamilton County WWTA Board of Commissioners has named chief engineer Michael Patrick as the organization’s interim executive director. He replaces former executive director Mark Harrison ... (click for more)

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Breaking News

Michael Patrick Is Interim Chief At WWTA; EPA Meeting Delayed To March 6

The Hamilton County WWTA Board of Commissioners has named chief engineer Michael Patrick as the organization’s interim executive director. He replaces former executive director Mark Harrison who resigned late last week. Prior to joining the WWTA as chief engineer, Mr. Patrick was the director of the city of Chattanooga’s Water Wastewater Resources Division. He was responsible ... (click for more)

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Opinion

Heavy Rains Are Coming In The Next Few Days

Please remember to check on folks that are vulnerable which includes the elderly and homebound. With expectations of up to 7 inches or more of rain, we may see flooding in areas that rival those of the past. As Chief Roddy told me this morning, be proactive, not reactive. Pack for an extended stay at work or someone's house. Be ready with extra food, water and blanket in your ... (click for more)

The $500,000 Tax Money Giveway

Mayor Berke, On September 5, 2017, you asked and were granted a 22-cent property tax increase for city government operations and a capital fund. At the meeting, the City Council approved your proposal for the property tax increase of 22 cents per $100 of property assessment. As a result, every business, home owner, and property owner had one-month notice that their local property ... (click for more)

Sports

Top-Ranked Goodpasture Edges Notre Dame

Some things are inevitable and apparently the Notre Dame basketball team finding its way on the tracks between Goodpasture and a trip to the Division II-A State Quarterfinals is one of them. For the second year in a row, the state’s top-ranked team from Madison found a way to get in a trip to Chattanooga for a 32-minute tussle with the Fighting Irish in the opening round of ... (click for more)

Cleveland Nips Canes, 56-54, On Hurst's OT Buzzer-Beater For Third Straight 5-3A Title

Cleveland shrugged off a beat-your-head-against-the-wall start Tuesday and then spent the rest of the night chasing a bit of history worthy of a rowdy celebration at Soddy-Daisy High School. Down by 16 points in the second quarter, the Blue Raiders reached down for a huge dose of grit and rallied back to send the game into overtime, got a game-winning put-back from Grant Hurst ... (click for more)