Content Tagged 'Hamilton County'

Second Arrest Made in April 9th Lookout Valley Triple Homicide
Authorities charge 15-year-old with three counts of first degree murder.
Congressman Chuck Fleischmann Holds Hamilton County Mayors' Roundtable
Mayors from Hamilton County got the chance to tell Congressman Chuck Fleischmann about issues affecting the community Thursday. Video Video
Arrest Made in Lookout Valley Triple Homicide Case
Hamilton County Investigators arrest a suspect this morning in the Lookout Valley triple homicide on Elder Mountain Road. Video Video
Remains Found in Chattanooga Yard
The remains were collected by the Medical Examiner's Office for examination. The investigation continues.
Four Juveniles Arrested for Teletha Lane Burglary
Authorities hope to clear more burglaries as a result of these arrests. Video Video
Hamilton County Commission Approves Coca-Cola Expansion PILOT
Coca-Cola will spend around $62 million on this project and bring 43 new jobs to the city. Video Video
Forbes Travel Touts Chattanooga in Glowing Article
Demarco Williams says he spent two "perfect days" in Chattanooga. Video Video
Affordable Care Act Help at Moss's Place
Organizing for Action spear-headed the event.
Hamilton County Deputies Investigating Death of 2-year-old in Hixson
The child’s death is currently being investigated by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office and the Hamilton County Medical Examiner’s Office.
GOLDEN APPLE: Michelle Akers from McConnell Elementary
The atmosphere inside Michelle Akers' classroom resembles a campground at Chester Frost Park. Akers uses creative experiences, like reading tents, to keep her students engaged. Video Video
Person in Critical Condition After Serious Wreck on Highway 58
The driver of one car had to be extracted by the Fire Department and HCEMS and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Update on the Chattanooga Area Economy
You've heard that Chattanooga and Hamilton county escaped much of the lingering recession by bringing-in new industry, and creating jobs. Although things are generally good, there are some trouble spots along the way.
One Person Dead After Crash on Highway 60 in Hamilton County
The cause of the crash is under investigation .
Officials Search for Escapee from Silverdale Corrections Corporation of America
The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office is requesting anyone who has information on the whereabouts of Randy N. Belcher to call the Sheriff’s dispatcher at 423-622-0022.
Firefighters Battle Large Blaze on Green Pond Road
Officials advise people to avoid the area around 2162 Green Pond Road.
Harrison Man Arrested for Contacting Minor for Sex On the Internet
Incidents such as this are a reminder of how diligent parents must be in safe guarding their children from online predators.
Chattanooga's "Green Story" from Dirtiest City in America to Today's Brighter Future
WDEF News12's Amy Katcher helped tell the story of Chattanooga's journey from health hazard to national treasure. The video was presented to the recent Society of Environmental Journalists conference in Chattanooga.
Hamilton County Commission Approves $90-Million Line of Credit
The Hamilton County Commission wants a $90,000,000 line of credit for future public works projects.
Healthy Choices for Youth Chattanooga Summit
Area educators are keeping up with the latest ways to connect to students. Video Video
Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Needs Your Help to Find Missing Woman
If you know where Marsha Hunt is, please call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. Video Video
W Road Reopens After Major Road Repair
The repair work came in $8,000 under budget. Video Video
Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond Continues to Hint About Reelection Campaign
The Sheriff said he's been cleared by his family and his doctor, so we should expect to hear an announcement about his re-election campaign this fall. Video Video
Students, Parents and Workers All Get Ready for New School Year at Brand New Red Bank Middle School
Workers get busy putting the finishing touches on Hamilton County newest school-- Red Bank Middle. Video Video
Tennessee Supreme Court Rules Hamilton County Sheriff's Department Civil Service Board Exceeded its Statutory Authority
The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled unanimously Tuesday that the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department Civil Service Board exceeded its statutory authority in ordering Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond to equalize the pay of sergeants in the department.
Hamilton County Teachers Ask School Board For Raise
Hamilton County teachers say it's time for a raise Video Video
Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Rick Smith In Line for Big Raise
The Superintendent of Schools for Hamilton County may get a huge raise later this week.
Chattanooga Fire Department Kicks Off 7th Annual Firefighters Fight Against Hunger Food Drive
The drive runs all week, through Sunday the 18th. You can drop off monetary or non-perishable food donations at any of the 19 Chattanooga fire stations. Video Video
Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Searching for Man Accused of Attempted Robbery at East Brainerd Road Kangaroo Express.
If you know who this man is, please call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department. Video Video
Hamilton County Officials Investigate Serious One-Car Accident on Highway 27
Traffic Investigators found that the vehicle was traveling north bound on Highway 27, when for unknown reasons the vehicle left the roadway and traveled in the median before hitting a rise causing the car to go airborne.
Dallas Bay House Fire Causes $50,000 in Damage
Moving in today for a Soddy Daisy renter was surprised to hear the bad news Wednesday evening.
Hamilton County Sheriff's Officers Search for Auto Theft Suspect
If you know where Josh Sharber is, please call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office.
Seasonal Burn Ban Goes into Effect Wednesday May 1st
The seasonal ban was put in place to keep the Chattanooga area in compliance with stricter EPA air standards back in 1997. Video Video
Help Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Hamilton County Courthouse in Chattanooga
Join the celebration Saturday June 29th from 7:00pm until 10:00pm.
New Teacher Program Losing Funding
A program that's helping new Hamilton County teachers may not be around next year.
Prayer Can Continue at Hamilton County Commission Meetings
Judge denies request for temporary injunction to stop prayer at Hamilton Co. Commission meetings. Video Video
Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Fugitive Division Arrests Violent Offender
26-year-old Jonathan Flerl was arrested at a home on Hamill Road. Video Video
Enterprise Center, Inc. Gets $200,000 EPA Brownfields Grant for 3rd Street Corridor Clean-Up
Brownfields are areas that have the potential presence of hazardous substances, pollutants or contaminants. Video Video
Hamilton County Officials Plan Holiday Weekend Sobriety Checkpoints
The checkpoints will be in conjunction with the “Click It or Ticket” campaign sponsored by the Governor’s Highway Safety Office.
Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputies Search for Man Accused of Causing Hixson Pike Wreck Involving Dallas Bay VFD Pickup
If you know anything about this wreck, please call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department. Video Video
East Ridge Man Makes Shake and Bake Meth Lab in Back of Patrol Car
31-year-old Christopher Michael Henagar was charged with several meth-related charges, two counts of aggravated assault, unlawful carrying a weapon and reckless endangerment. Video Video
Leslie Guthrie Teaches in Small Groups, Challenging Students to Explain Why 2+2=4.
Leslie Guthrie believes in consistency and high expectations. At the beginning of each school year, she coach's her class on how to work independently. Those lessons free her up to teach in small groups. Video Video
Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger Calls for $500,000 Emergency Road Repair Funding
Officials say the new funding is needed to address soil stabilization after a weekend mud-slide.
All Cell Phone 9-1-1 Service Has Been Restored in Hamilton County
Hamilton County Unified Emergency Communications Center reports that all E9-1-1 services for cellular phones are now functioning countywide.
East Ridge Police Capture Second Suspect in Krystal Robbery
East Ridge police tell us a lot evidence was found a few blocks from the scene, but not the handguns. Video Video
Manhunt Monday: Monica Michelle Henderson
If you know where Henderson is, please call the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. Video Video
Hamilton County Appoints New Principals at 20+ Schools
The Hamilton County school system reveals another batch of principal appointments.
Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputy Disciplined; Demoted to Corrections Officer
An internal affairs investigation leads to the demotion of a Hamilton County Sheriff's Deputy. Video Video
Entertainment News
Led Zeppelin releases unheard versions of songs
Rockers Led Zeppelin have given their fans a treat by releasing new recordings of Keys to the Highway and Whole Lotta Love months ahead of the reissue of the band's first three albums this summer.
Mark Ruffalo in trouble for Avengers film set posts, photos
Actor Mark Ruffalo has upset his bosses at Marvel Studios by breaking a social media ban and tweeting a snap of himself and co-star Robert Downey, Jr. on The Avengers: Age of Ultron set.
The Bachelorette contestant dies in paragliding accident
A contestant on the upcoming season of the U.S. reality dating show The Bachelorette has died following a paragliding accident. Eric Hill, who was hospitalized last weekend, passed away on Wednesday, according to his sister's Facebook page.
Clooney blasts magnate Steve Wynn after heated argument
The star, a big Obama supporter, stormed out of a dinner at the Botero restaurant at Wynn's Encore hotel in Las Vegas earlier this month following a heated discussion about President Obama's controversial healthcare initiative.

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