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Tennessee's entire Republican congressional delegation has signed off on a letter U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann wrote President Barack Obama "demanding answers about the administration’s handling of the release of 760 unaccompanied alien children to sponsors in Tennessee," a Fleischmann news release states.

The city's first traffic signal for bicycles went into operation today at the north end of the Walnut Street Bridge at Frazier Avenue.

Volkswagen reported its net income rose 14.1 percent in the second quarter although its revenues slipped even as unit sales pushed higher.

Country newcomer Jacob Powell kicks off this summer’s Riverfront Nights concert series Saturday night, Aug. 2, at Ross’s Landing.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The Chattanooga Lookouts scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning and beat the Huntsville Stars 4-1 in Southern League baseball Wednesday night.

he Grand Ole Opry gets her first this week, but then the country singer known for such hits as “Five Minutes” and “What Part of No” will head south for “An Evening With Lorrie Morgan” on Saturday, Aug. 2, at the Gem Theatre in Calhoun, Ga.

Clyde Edgerton may be best known for his writing, but he’s also done a fair amount of painting. Both will be showcased during his visit to Chattanooga for Artamajig.

Tribal leaders of the Eastern Band of Cherokee will be guests at the inaugural Cherokee Heritage Festival, scheduled this weekend at Red Clay State Historic Park in Cleveland, Tenn.

Sales tax takes a holiday

Back-to-school supplies, clothes, computers exempt over weekend

Back-to-school supplies, clothes, computers exempt over weekend.

Spend Saturday night, Aug. 2, with the Chattanooga Lookouts, and you could drive home in a new (to you) car.

Cook them, paint them, photograph them, set them in motion to win.

Exhibits, culture, outdoor fun and more around town.

Theater, dance, visual art and film.

Concerts, recitals, jam sessions and more.

Live music, dancing, karaoke and bar scene happenings.

A group gathered in Miller Plaza on Wednesday evening to offer solidarity to Israelis facing Hamas missile attacks.

McCallie School athletic director C.R. "Bubba" Simmons announced his resignation Wednesday afternoon so he can take over as principal at Gordon Lee High School.

Hamilton County schoolchildren improved their TCAP test scores this year in seven of 11 categories, according to results released by the Tennessee Department of Education, but the gains were concentrated in the upper levels.

Chattanooga police have identified a 22-year-old man who was shot in the knee at 262 W. 38th St. about 5 p.m. Monday.

Shopping center developer CBL & Associates Properties Inc. on Tuesday posted flat funds from operations in the second quarter over a year ago, though net income jumped on higher revenue, occupancy and same-store sales.

The Tennessee Fury '97 select girls' fastpitch softball team won the Amateur Softball Association 16-under Gold national championship over the weekend.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Jed Bradley pitched and batted the Huntsville Stars to a 2-0 win over the Chattanooga Lookouts in Southern League baseball Tuesday night.

Chattanooga's latest shooting victim was working in his yard when he was robbed.

Two men and a woman were arrested on drug charges after agents executed a search warrant in Whiton, Ala., a news release states.

NASHVILLE - Chattanooga-based Derryberry Public Relations, a full-service public and government relations firm, has expanded and opened a Nashville office, company President Robin Derryberry says.

Shopping center developer CBL & Associates Properties Inc. today reported that funds from operations was flat in the second quarter over a year ago, though net income grew.

The Jackson County, Ala., Sheriff’s Office arrested one man on charges of burglary and are looking for another.

Southbound Jenkins Road between Igou Gap Road and Goodwin Road has been temporarily closed due to traffic circle construction.

Publix Super Markets announced Monday it will open its North Shore grocery at 7 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6 and will give the first 50 customers who buy at least $50 of groceries a free bag of groceries valued at $25.

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has certified the results of the July 22 general primary runoff elections, a news release from his office states.

Former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga basketball player Vincent Robinson is going into the inaugural class of the Jackson County (Ala.) Sports Hall of Fame along with Alabama All-America and national champion quarterback Pat Trammell from Scottsboro, Georgia football hall of famer Robert "Bigfoot" Clemens, 1,116-win harness racer Sanders Russell from Stevenson and 11 others.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The Huntsville Stars ruined a previously strong night for Chattanooga's pitchers with three runs in the bottom of the ninth inning and a 5-4 Southern League baseball victory Monday night.

A 22-year-old black male suffered a gunshot wound to his knee at 262 W. 38th St. around 5 p.m. Monday.

The Wilcox Tunnel will be closed Wednesday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. each day for routine maintenance, according to a news release from the city traffic engineer's office.

Chattanooga police have identified the 23-year-old victim of a deadly staging in East lake Courts Sunday morning.

A chemical spill has closed the main entrance of Chattanooga State Community College until further notice, according to posts on the college's social media accounts.

The Chattanooga bullpen faltered and squandered a solid start by Nick Struck with an 8-4 loss in Huntsville on Sunday.

A suspect has been taken into custody for the hidden camera found July 15 in the men's restroom at Chattanooga Billiard Club downtown.

A 23-year-old was stabbed to death in East Lake Courts Sunday.

Alex Liddi's first-inning grand slam highlighted a five-run first inning as Chattanooga scored in each of the first four innings for a 10-6 victory in Huntsville.

31 ART.A.MA.JIG, Church on Main, 1601 Rossville Ave., 6-9 p.m., $75, silent auction of art benefits Southern Lit Alliance. 423-267-1218.

A 57 year-old Cleveland, Tenn., man drowned Saturday in Polk County, said Steve Lofty, chief of West Polk Fire and Rescue.

One trend was going to be bucked when the Chattanooga Football Club faced Sacramento Gold FC in the semifinals of the National Premier Soccer League playoffs.

Interstate 24 remains shut down due to a single vehicle crash in Coffee County at the 125 mile marker eastbound.

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