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Stories with place: Chattanooga
  • 2 House Dems pressing inquiry into Tenn. VW vote 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:28 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Two House Democrats said Wednesday they are beginning their own inquiry into whether Tennessee state officials may have violated "or otherwise run afoul of" federal law by their alleged conduct ahead of a vote by workers at a Volkswagen factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, that rejected a bid to be represented by the United Auto Workers union.

  • Human remains discovered in yard of residence 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 2:46 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Authorities are investigating human remains discovered in the yard of a Chattanooga residence.

  • Police expect another arrest in triple slaying 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 2:26 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Police in Hamilton County say they expect to make a second arrest in the slaying of three people at a motor home.

  • Adventure tourism touted for Marion County 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 12:11 pm
  • WHITESIDE, Tennessee - Officials in southern Tennessee are seeking an adventure tourism designation for 500 acres of land near Chattanooga.

  • Official: Ohio man dies in Tenn. boating accident 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 8:14 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Officials say an Ohio man has died in a boating accident on a Tennessee lake.

  • 3 dead, 1 wounded in Tenn. shooting 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 7:08 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - A teenager was in custody Thursday after a shooting outside of Chattanooga left three people dead and wounded another teenager.

  • UAW subpoenas Haslam, Corker in VW challenge 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 9:28 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - The United Auto Workers has issued subpoenas to U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, Gov. Bill Haslam and 18 other officials as part of a challenge of a vote rejecting union representation at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga.

  • TBI report: Campus crime down 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 9:11 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - A Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report says overall crime on college campuses has dropped by more than 11 percent.

  • Mystery surrounds death of Tenn. twins in home 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 3:50 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Strange, sad and macabre, the discovery of the skeletal remains of twin brothers Andrew and Anthony Johnson has mystified neighbors and others in Chattanooga and beyond. Each man was found seated in an easy chair inside the modest home they shared for decades, and where they apparently died together about three years ago, with no obvious signs of foul play.

  • Police help family make it to citizenship ceremony 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 12:27 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - After nine years Svetlana Yatsky's application for citizenship had finally been approved. She was on her way to Chattanooga's federal building Thursday morning to swear an oath of allegiance when the family's minivan broke down on the interstate at about 1 a.m.

  • Tattoo artist accused of tattooing 14 year old 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 9:32 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - A Chattanooga man faces charges after police say he tattooed a 14-year-old boy.

  • Police find decomposed bodies of twins in home 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 1:11 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Police are investigating the discovery of the decomposed bodies of 63-year-old twins in a Chattanooga home.

  • Haslam to speak at Chattanooga schools event 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 4:08 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Gov. Bill Haslam will be the keynote speaker for the 33rd annual Superintendent's Honors Banquet in Chattanooga on Tuesday.

  • Chattanooga police find 2 bodies in home 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 3:17 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Chattanooga police say they've found two decomposed bodies inside a home during a wellbeing check of the residents.

  • Ex-candidate 'shocked' by Wamp recording visit 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 5:40 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Former congressional hopeful Scottie Mayfield says he was surprised when candidate Weston Wamp showed up at his home to ask him not to endorse incumbent Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, and he was shocked when Wamp texted that he had secretly recorded the conversation.

  • Head of VW's lone US plant returning to Germany 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 10:32 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Frank Fischer, who has headed Volkswagen's only U.S. plant in Chattanooga since its construction, is leaving to manage the automaker's factory in Emden, Germany.

  • Despite protest, 2 school projects not approved 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 10:27 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Despite protesting parents, Hamilton County officials approved a recommendation to omit two proposed school projects.

  • Hospitals try to avoid elective deliveries 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 12:02 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Tennessee hospitals have seen a dramatic decrease in elective baby deliveries over the last two years.

  • Hamilton County schools to sue city over taxes 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 3:44 pm
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - The Hamilton County Board of Education plans to sue the city of Chattanooga over more than $11 million the city hasn't paid in liquor-by-the-drink taxes since 1998.

  • Hamilton schools to sue city for unpaid taxes 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 9:04 am
  • CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - The Hamilton County Board of Education has voted to sue the City of Chattanooga over $11 million in unpaid liquor taxes.