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It was standing room only at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga's Benwood Theater on Wednesday night as students, faculty and community members gathered to remember Ronald "Big Ron" Farrell Jr.

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Chattanooga police are investigating a shooting that took place on the 200-300 block of North Willow Street.

The Georgia State Patrol has identified the school bus driver who hit and killed a 6-year-old at Chattanooga Valley Elementary School as Joel Lee Hitchcox, 50, of Chickamauga.

When Rabbi Bill Tepper arrived at the Mizpah Congregation on Wednesday morning, he found a cardboard box near the entrance, wedged between a brick column and a brick wall.

A night getting high on prescription pain medication patches led to the deaths of two Athens, Tenn., men who had been abusing the powerful painkiller fentanyl.

The post-election fight over the Chattanooga Volkswagen plant's union vote hit high gear Wednesday, as anti-United Auto Workers activists challenged subpoenas ahead of a federal hearing while Democratic congressmen sought an investigation.

Challengers are outpacing incumbents in Tennessee's 3rd and 4th congressional districts, campaign finance reports show, but 3rd District Rep. Chuck Fleischmann is faring better than his 4th District counterpart, Rep. Scott DesJarlais.

NASHVILLE — Tennessee would be ready to electrocute death row inmates should lethal injection drugs be unavailable under a bill approved Wednesday by the House.

When Ron Courson entered the field of athletic training close to 25 years ago at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala., he and one other trainer patrolled the entire athletic department.

As early voting in the May 6 county primary begins in Hamilton County this week, voters will have to choose between sheriff's office patrol Sgt. Chris Harvey, an 18-year department veteran, and incumbent Sheriff Jim Hammond to serve as the county's top law enforcement officer in the May 6 primary.

More than 30 vacant properties in Chattanooga may get a face-lift — or be bulldozed and rebuilt — after Hamilton County commissioners Wednesday voted to give up the county’s stake in the tracts.

A suspect has been arrested in Georgia in connection with a suspicious death April 3 at the PineWood Apartments in Brainerd.

Four out of 25 men connected to violence now have jobs just one month after Chattanooga city leaders, police and community members said the violence has to end.

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Contractors interested in knocking down the Raider Dome will gather for a pre-bid meeting today at Cleveland High School.

JASPER, Tenn. -- City leaders are encouraging private property owners to clean up their unsightly real estate so Jasper doesn't have to take legal action against them to get that done.

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