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County Commission Votes To Give Humane Educational Society $10 Million For New Shelter


The County Commission on Wednesday morning voted to give the Humane Educational Society (HES) $10 million for a new animal shelter. Commissioner Chip Baker said he had considered asking for a delay for talks on possible merging of services with the city's McKamey Animal Center. However, he said he was advised that the HES could lose out on a potential donor if the vote was delayed. The total project is $13 million with HES raising ... (click for more)

Streetside decoration on the Southside
Streetside decoration on the Southside

Eddie Pierce Chosen New Red Bank Mayor; Ruth Jeno Returns To Commission

Steelman Tells Commissioners Midterm Vote In Hamilton County Dwarfed Prior Elections; Provisional Ballots Also Way Up



Three newly elected commissioners were sworn in by Judge Gary Starnes at the Red Bank Commission meeting on Tuesday night. Two are returning, Commissioners Ed LeCompte and Terry Pope, and the third, Ruth Jeno, is returning, after a lapse, for a third term on the commission. The commissioners ... (click for more)


Election Administrator Kerry Steelman told members of the Election Commission on Tuesday that the midterm vote in Hamilton County dwarfed prior showings. He said the final tally in the early November voting in the county was 134,494. That compares to just 83,193 in the 2014 midterms and ... (click for more)



Jeff Smith Is Winner Of Zarzour's Drawing For Set Of Chattanooga Photo Books

AUDIO: County Commission Meeting 10/21/2018

Teen Arrested For Rape After Incident At UTC Campus Apartments


Jeff Smith is the winner of a drawing at Zarzour's Restaurant on the Southside for a set of the Chattanooga Photo Books, including the new book Chattanooga in Old Photos, sponsored by Chattanoogan.com. ... (click for more)

A teen has been arrested on a charge of rape after an incident at an apartment on the UTC campus. Jared Richard, 19, a resident of the Lockmiller Apartments, was charged after the incident ... (click for more)


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