A Chancery Court jury on Wednesday gave a verdict totaling $562,000 for 25 city police personnel who filed suit almost five years ago alleging that the city never lived up to terms of a 2010 pay plan. Attorney Stevie Phillips, who tried the case along with Janie Parks Varnell, said, "The jury awarded each officer what we had asked for to the penny." She stated, "These 25 members of the Chattanooga Police Department risk their lives ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) defended the operation of its septic permit office in Bradley County, including the work of manager Hank Thompson. The Bradley County Commission is studying whether to take over the operation of the office, saying there have ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Valley Authority will invest more than $2 billion in cleaner energy sources in the coming year as it continues to reduce operational costs and debt. The board of directors on Thursday approved TVA’s capital plan and budget for fiscal year 2017. The $10.37 billion budget is $330 ... (click for more)
August 25, 2016
Every member of Tennessee’s Congressional delegation this week urged U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx to work with Governor Bill Haslam and state officials to find a solution to ... (click for more)
A couple was charged with breaking into a TVA building on Hickory Valley Road and taking $7,500 in items as well as a truck. Dustin Lee Adams, 25, and Hollie Diesz, 38, are charged with theft ... (click for more)
Crews rescued an injured man at the Pocket Wilderness Thursday afternoon. The Mowbray Volunteer Fire Department responded at 11 a.m. to an emergency regarding a 36-year-old man who sustained ... (click for more)
Should District Attorney Neal Pinkston step aside from prosecuting Gatlinburg detective Rodney Burns on perjury charges?