1 Person Killed In Accident On I-24 In Marion County Sunday Afternoon

Sunday, January 19, 2020

A person was killed in an accident Sunday afternoon on I-24 westbound in Marion County.

There were multiple vehicles involved.

The westbound lanes were closed, and eastbound lanes were experiencing delays.


Chattanooga State Assistant Basketball Coach Volonte Bell Dies In I-24 Wreck That Closes Freeway For 3 Hours At Moore Road

Federal Judge Not Anxious For ICE Agents To Deport Local Woman Who Committed Passport Fraud

Pair Sentenced To Federal Prison For Drug Deal Holdup On Signal Mountain Road


Volonte Bell, 29-year-old assistant basketball coach at Chattanooga State, was killed in a crash on I-24 eastbound near the Moore Road overpass on Sunday night. The incident happened shortly ... (click for more)

A local woman who committed passport fraud is expected to be deported after being in Chattanooga since around 1993, but a federal judge indicated it would not be soon. Judge Sandy Mattice ... (click for more)

Two men were sentenced to time in federal prison on Monday for their part in a robbery at the Burger King parking lot on Signal Mountain Road. Austin Collake got 37 months and Bradley Love ... (click for more)




Breaking News

Chattanooga State Assistant Basketball Coach Volonte Bell Dies In I-24 Wreck That Closes Freeway For 3 Hours At Moore Road

Volonte Bell, 29-year-old assistant basketball coach at Chattanooga State, was killed in a crash on I-24 eastbound near the Moore Road overpass on Sunday night. The incident happened shortly after 9:30 p.m. and caused the eastbound lanes to be closed for about three hours. Police said Bell was driving a Honda Civic in the middle lane when he struck a Volvo truck pulling ... (click for more)

Federal Judge Not Anxious For ICE Agents To Deport Local Woman Who Committed Passport Fraud

A local woman who committed passport fraud is expected to be deported after being in Chattanooga since around 1993, but a federal judge indicated it would not be soon. Judge Sandy Mattice indicated he may grant probation to Alejandra Ceniceros, who is originally from Guatemala. She had faced a sentencing guideline range of 10-16 months. During the probation period, he said ... (click for more)

Opinion

Earl Freudenberg: Seeing Charlie Coolidge Brought Back A Flood Of Memories

Seeing Charles Coolidge at the Heritage Center that bears his name has special meaning to me. I first met Mr. Coolidge while attending Kirkman High School downtown. I would wait on the Southern Coach Line bus at 3 rd and Market Streets in front of Chattanooga Printing operated by the Coolidge Family. Mr. Coolidge’s office was right at the front. One day this gentle voice said, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Marines Get It Done

In the wake of my Sunday story, which detailed the heroics of Marine Lt. General Chuck Pitman and the time he “borrowed” a Chinook helicopter to stop a serial killer in New Orleans, there came a little-known story that seems to have gotten overlooked during the 9/11 attacks on our country in 2001. When the hijacked American Airlines Flight 77 slammed into the west side of the Pentagon ... (click for more)

Sports

Lady Vols Hold Off Vanderbilt, 67-63

Tennessee held off in-state rival Vanderbilt on Sunday afternoon, winning in Thompson-Boling Arena, 67-63. Junior forward Rennia Davis led Tennessee (18-9, 8-6 SEC), posting a double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Freshman guard Jordan Horston was close behind with 16 points, while sophomore forward Rae Burrell finished with 12 points and nine rebounds. Chelsie ... (click for more)

The Science Of Trae Young

In c ontradiction to common belief, NBA players are not extraterrestrial super humans. But Trae Young is dangerously close to it. As the fifth 2018 NBA draft pick, and currently the second place holder for assists and points per game in the entire NBA, Trae’s career with the Atlanta Hawks has been anything but predictable. Whether it’s been his height or summer league ... (click for more)