Chris Guin

Reporter

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Chris joined the News 12 Now team in January of 2022. He began his career as the editor of the Elk Valley Times Newspaper in Lincoln County, Tennessee. A UTC alum, Chris naturally found his way back to Chattanooga, where he now covers a variety of stories.

When not reporting, Chris is one of the coaches of UTC’s mock trial team.

Articles

“Fun Day” at Greenwood Terrace

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) -- It was a beautiful day all over Chattanooga. But on Dee Drive, things were especially nice for the residents of Greenwood Terrace. The local chapter of women's group Zia organized a fun day for the neighborhood, bringing…

Westside Neighborhood to be Redeveloped

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) -- A major redevelopment of Chattanooga's Westside Neighborhood is being planned by the Chattanooga Housing Authority. Hamilton County is poised to approve a two million dollar contribution to the project, whose…

Pro-Choice Advocates Protest in Dalton, Ga.

DALTON, Ga. -- Pro-choice protesters gathered this morning in front of the Whitfield County Courthouse in Dalton, Georgia. Some said they feel pro-life advocates misunderstand the significance of abortion rights. "A lot of…

What Can You Expect from Riverbend 2023?

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) -- Friends of the Festival is calling Riverbend 2022 a resounding success. The festival anticipated 15,000 attendees, and exceeded that goal on Saturday and Sunday. According to festival organizers, it's not yet…

What Does Tennessee’s Trigger Law Do?

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) -- With Roe vs Wade overturned, the "Human Life Protection Act" has been triggered in Tennessee, outlawing most abortions. The law prevents abortion at any point between fertilization and birth, with…