Tennessee

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: FOX Chattanooga

 2021-01-19 03:01 

FOX Chattanooga

Former KKK leader, Chattanooga pastor reflect on race relations on MLK Jr. Day...

"If you can't fly, run. If you can't run, walk. If you walk crawl. but by all means, keep moving,"Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Rev. Martin Luther King Junior's words are incredibly relevant. Both Reverend Charlotte Williams and Chris B...

 2021-01-19 01:48 

FOX Chattanooga

Dade County authorities search for former service member's service dog...

The Dade County Sheriff's Office is asking people to be on the lookout for Blake, a special service dog. According to a Monday Facebook post by the sheriff's office, Blake got away from his owner on Highway 299. The sheriff's office says Blake...

 2021-01-19 00:13 

FOX Chattanooga

Moderna vaccine distributed to those 65 and older at Dalton Convention Center...

For the first time in Dalton, 700 doses of the Moderna vaccine were distributed to Georgians aged 65 and older at the Dalton Convention center. After a slow rollout across the state, those receiving vaccines in Dalton on Monday said it was a smooth proces...

 2021-01-19 00:13 

FOX Chattanooga

Dalton begins distributing Moderna vaccine to residents 65 and older...

For the first time in Dalton, 700 doses of the Moderna vaccine were distributed to Georgians aged 65 and older at the Dalton Convention Center. After a slow rollout across the state, those receiving vaccines in Dalton on Monday said it was a smooth proces...

 2021-01-19 00:13 

FOX Chattanooga

Vol fans react to Tennessee firing Jeremy Pruitt...

Knoxville, TN- Monday was a day of highs and lows for University of Tennessee football fans, depending on who you are. The school announced they were terminating head football coach Jeremy Pruitt, and that athletic director Phillip Fulmer would be retirin...

 2021-01-18 23:58 

FOX Chattanooga

Police: Woman killed in head-on crash in Cleveland...

Cleveland Police say a woman was killed in a head-on collision near an apartment complex Monday morning. Officers were called to the area of 1525 Spring Place Road Southeast just after 11 a. m. Spokeswoman Sgt. Evie West says according to investigators...

 2021-01-18 18:41 

FOX Chattanooga

Tennessee lawmaker proposes polling locations at some jails so eligible inmates can vote...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --A Tennessee lawmaker is proposing a pilot program which would create polling locations at Davidson County jails so eligible inmates could vote. State Senator Brenda Gilmore (D-Nashville) is sponsoring SB 197, filed in the General Assemb...

 2021-01-18 18:30 

FOX Chattanooga

Chattanooga health experts explain why statewide vaccination rates are low...

Two days after beloved Chattanooga minority health advocate Chris Ramsey passed away from COVID-19, NewsChannel 9 is looking at how many people in minority communities have been vaccinated in our area so far. Statewide data from Tennessee shows only two p...

 2021-01-18 17:30 

FOX Chattanooga

Tennessee bakery that employs those with special needs gets help from Barstool Fund...

Imagine this: You're a small business owner struggling during the pandemic and you just left the bank, telling them you don't have enough money to cover payroll and taxes the next day. Then, you get the call that someone is throwing you a lifeline...

 2021-01-18 17:28 

FOX Chattanooga

U-Haul Migration Trends: Tennessee top spot for one-way trips from other states...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --The annual migration trends report by moving company and storage rental company U-Haul ranks Tennessee as the top spot or Americans moving from out of state. According to the '2020 Migration Trends'report, Tennessee had the most...

 2021-01-18 15:43 

FOX Chattanooga

Lottery jackpots combine for more than $1.5 billion this week...

The Powerball and Mega Millions have combined jackpots of over $1. 5 billion this week. On Tuesday, Mega Millions draws for $850 million. On Wednesday night, the powerball draws for $730 million. This is the first time both games have simultaneously poste...

 2021-01-18 14:59 

FOX Chattanooga

Tribute to King, rebuke of demagogues in Warnock sermon...

ATLANTA (AP) — A day before the nation's annual holiday celebrating life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. , Sen. -elect Raphael Warnock of Georgia returned to the pulpit at the church that was King's spiritual home, calling for the nation ...

 2021-01-18 14:43 

FOX Chattanooga

CPD: 27-year-old man shot on Clio Avenue Sunday evening...

Chattanooga Police are investigating after a 27-year-old man was shot Sunday evening. Police say in a release the incident happened a little after 6 p. m. in the 4100 block of Clio Avenue. Responding officers found the unidentified victim on 6th Street su...

 2021-01-18 14:27 

FOX Chattanooga

AAA: Georgia pump prices jump 7 cents...

Gas prices in the Peach State increased at the pump compared to a week ago, according to a report by AAA. AAA said Monday Georgia drivers are now paying an average price of $2. 23 per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline. Monday's state average is 7 ce...

 2021-01-18 14:25 

FOX Chattanooga

Good Chatt. with Greg & Chloe: Local stories to make you smile...
 2021-01-18 14:22 

FOX Chattanooga

Get Moving Monday: Tips to prevent you from stressing over fitness...
 2021-01-18 12:22 

FOX Chattanooga

Tree cutter seriously injured Sunday, Dunlap firefighters conduct bluff rescue...

'The Dunlap Fire Department says a man is recovering with serious but non-life threatening injuries after a tree fell on him Sunday afternoon. The incident happened on Smith Mountain off of Windridge Lane in the 12 p. m. hour. The Dunlap Fire Departme...

 2021-01-18 11:51 

FOX Chattanooga

Grundy County animal rescue group reports almost 200 animals seized at property Saturday...

The Grundy County-based animal advocacy group Dogs on Borrowed Time reports that almost 200 animals were rescued from a property in Grundy County near the Gruetli-Laager community over the weekend. We have reached out to Dogs on Borrowed Time as well as G...

 2021-01-18 11:42 

FOX Chattanooga

Update: TBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Kingsport...

Update: 7:51 a. m. We have learned that the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting. The agency tweeted the shooting involves the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office and Mount Carmel Police Department. Kingsport Pol...

 2021-01-16 23:11 

FOX Chattanooga

Rescue search continues for missing woman in Chickamauga Lake boat rescue...

Rescue crews continue searching for a missing woman after a boat capsized on Chickamauga Lake near Harrison Bay Road Friday night. Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency officials say they have located the canoe thought to be connected to Friday night's b...

 2021-01-16 22:41 

FOX Chattanooga

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene asks Trump supporters to "mobilize in opposition" Saturday...

U. S. Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene released a statement Saturday asking those who voted for President Trump to "peacefully and patriotically" oppose policies from the Biden administration just days before the President-Elect's Inaugur...

 2021-01-16 22:17 

FOX Chattanooga

Mom seen at U.S. Capitol riots with her son also arrested in Nashville...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- A woman reportedly connected to the U. S. Capitol riots is arrested in Nashville. The FBI took 56-year-old Lisa Eisenhart, of Woodstock, Georgia, into custody Saturday. Video and photos purportedly shows that she attended the event wit...

 2021-01-16 00:27 

FOX Chattanooga

Long-awaited program begins to change lives of disabled Tennesseans and their families...

Families with disabled children are starting to receive a lifeline they've waited on for years. Some Tennesseans are slowly beginning to receive services from the newly adopted Katie Beckett waiver, a program for children with severe disabilities who ...

 2021-01-16 00:25 

FOX Chattanooga

Chattanooga business says fraudulent unemployment claims led to thousands in benefits...

As Tennessee's Department of Labor & Workforce Development reports more than one million unemployment claims since March, we're learning more about some of those claims that may be fraudulent. Richard Simms, owner & operator of Scenic City Fishing...

 2021-01-15 23:46 

FOX Chattanooga

Fresh funding on the way for Chattanooga small businesses hoping to leave 2020 woes behind...

A new year brings more uncertainty, but renewed hope for Chattanooga's small businesses. Backstreet Betty's Boutique Owner Betty True says she navigated the challenges 2020 brought with some help: The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and another ...

 2021-01-15 22:49 

FOX Chattanooga

Rescue crews working water emergency on Chickamauga Lake Friday...

Rescue crews with the Hamilton County Emergency Agency are conducting an emergency water rescue Friday night. At about 5:30, crews were called to Chickamauga Lake, near the Bear Trace Golf Course. Hamilton County EMA spokeswoman Amy Maxwell tells us that ...

 2021-01-15 22:27 

FOX Chattanooga

Weather Alert: Light accumulation possible at some higher elevations...

Winter Weather Advisory for Grundy County and Plateau for tonight/Saturday AM....... Winter Weather Advisory for eastern Monroe & eastern Polk, TN and Cherokee, Clay Co, NC until 7amET SundayWindy and colder tonight through Saturday as a cold front moves ...

 2021-01-15 21:21 

FOX Chattanooga

TWRA adds two counties to area impacted by chronic wasting disease...

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has added another county with a confirmed case of CWD (chronic wasting disease). On Friday TWRA biologists reported that Lauderdale County, bordering the Mississippi River, has been confirmed as CWD (chronic wasting...

 2021-01-15 19:17 

FOX Chattanooga

Second Tennessee man arrested, charged in U.S. Capitol riots...

A second Tennessean has been arrested and charged in connection with the violent riots at the U. S. Capitol last week,Matthew Bledsoe was arrested in West Tennessee Friday by FBI agents. According to the U. S. Department of Justice, Bledsoe is charged wit...

 2021-01-15 17:39 

FOX Chattanooga

2 Chattanooga officers on leave after using weapons during hotel stabbing incident Friday...

Chattanooga Police say some officers are now on administrative leave after they used their weapons as a way to stop one woman from stabbing another inside a hotel room Friday morning. Police say officers responded to a room at the America's Best Inn a...

 2021-01-15 17:29 

FOX Chattanooga

Tennessee bills target right to refuse vaccinations, allows unemployment benefits...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --Two bills filed in the Tennessee General Assembly would prevent governmental agencies from requiring vaccines or immunizations against a person's will or as a condition of employment. Both bills were filed by Senator Janice Bowling ...

 2021-01-15 16:50 

FOX Chattanooga

Catoosa County to suspend COVID-19 testing to make way for vaccine distribution...

If you live in Catoosa County and need to get tested for COVID-19, you'll now have to travel across the county's border. Friday morning, the Catoosa County Health Department announced the suspension of hits drive-through COVID-19 testing program, ...

 2021-01-15 15:46 

FOX Chattanooga

Tennessee lawmakers poised to OK Medicaid block grant push...

Tennessee's GOP-dominant Legislature is expected to approve a contentious plan for a drastic overhaul of the state's Medicaid program. On Friday, the House is expected to follow the Senate's vote in hopes of making it difficult for the incomin...

 2021-01-15 15:32 

FOX Chattanooga

Deep South falls behind in coronavirus vaccine drive...

The coronavirus vaccines have been rolled out unevenly across the U. S. , but four states in the Deep South have had particularly dismal inoculation rates that have alarmed health experts and frustrated residents. In Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Sout...

 2021-01-15 14:59 

FOX Chattanooga

Businesses taking precautions ahead of protest planned in Nashville...

Nashville Mayor John Cooper says the city is equipped to face potential unrest at the Tennessee State Capitol. At a virtual news conference Thursday, the mayor told reporters that Metro Police has been in touch with federal authorities about protests lead...

 2021-01-15 14:04 

FOX Chattanooga

Chattanooga church hosting Covid-19 vaccination webinar...
 2021-01-15 14:04 

FOX Chattanooga

Chattanooga church hosting Covid-19 vaccination webinar...
 2021-01-15 13:46 

FOX Chattanooga

Man busted with 15 lbs. of marijuana disguised as children's presents at Nashville airport...

Police say a man was caught with 15 pounds of marijuana disguised as presents for children at Nashville International Airport on Thursday. Adrian Kinzer is charged with a felony drug offense and being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun. Accordin...

 2021-01-15 13:38 

FOX Chattanooga

Chattanooga author releases children's book...
 2021-01-15 13:33 

FOX Chattanooga

Good Chatt. with Greg & Chloe: Stories to make you smile...
 2021-01-15 12:00 

FOX Chattanooga

Scenic City Adventures: Gee Creek Wilderness...

Gee Creek Wilderness is just a two mile drive down a paved from the Ocoee/Hiwassee State Park. It's not a regular hiking trail—but actually a "Wilderness Area"--which means groups are limited to 12 heartbeats at a timethat's includin...

 2021-01-15 02:27 

FOX Chattanooga

Whitfield COVID deaths report spikes to 10 people in one day, but vaccine help on the way...

On Thursday, Whitfield County saw a 24-hour COVID death spike of 10 people, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health. NewsChannel 9 shared the data with people who live in Whitfield. "That's terrible and tragic. That's a lot of peo...

 2021-01-15 02:27 

FOX Chattanooga

Whitfield COVID deaths report spikes to 10 people in one day, but vaccine help on the way...

On Thursday, Whitfield County saw a 24-hour COVID death spike of 10 people, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health. NewsChannel 9 shared the data with people who live in Whitfield. "That's terrible and tragic. That's a lot of peo...

 2021-01-15 01:46 

FOX Chattanooga

Some disabled Chattanoogans are getting the vaccine, others have big barriers to overcome...

Access to the Covid-19 vaccine has been an ongoing challenge for people with disabilities, many of whom can't get themselves to vaccination sites on their own. Some individuals living in group home facilities have successfully received the vaccine ove...

 2021-01-14 23:11 

FOX Chattanooga

City of Dalton, Whitfield County operating vaccination site Monday...

The City of Dalton and Whitfield County will be operating a satellite drive-through COVID-19 vaccination site on Monday, January 18th. The city of Dalton says in a release that vaccinations will be made by appointment only to Georgia residents age 65 and ...

 2021-01-14 23:05 

FOX Chattanooga

Hamilton County testing site seeing fewer people, shorter wait times post-holidays...

Just before the holidays, we saw long lines stretch across Riverfront Parkway for COVID-19 testing at the Alstom Plant, forcing many to wait for hours. Now, that wait time has gone down to as low as just a few minutes. We saw a consistent flow of cars on ...

 2021-01-14 22:20 

FOX Chattanooga

Tenn. Gov. Lee addresses learning loss for students, adding funding for teacher salaries...

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Thursday announced special session legislation addressing learning loss for students across the state as schools continue to navigate inside and outside of the classroom amid the pandemic. "COVID-19 has disrupted every aspec...

 2021-01-14 20:37 

FOX Chattanooga

After 94 days in hospital with COVID-19, Georgia police chief gets honor walk...

A local police chief has just finished spending more than three months in the hospital. But now, doctors at CHI Memorial in Chattanooga say Blue Ridge Police Chief Johnny Scearce is finally well enough to go home. Healthcare workers paid tribute to his re...

 2021-01-14 19:54 

FOX Chattanooga

All K-12 public teachers, staff in Georgia to get $1,000 bonus...

MACON, Ga. -- State officials said Thursday that every K-12 public teacher and school-level staff member across Georgia is set to receive a one-time, $1,000 bonus payment....

 2021-01-14 18:37 

FOX Chattanooga

Former TN Senator Corker: House impeachment may have "strengthened" Pres. Trump's hand...

In an interview with NewsChannel 9 Thursdsay morning, former Senator Bob Corker made it clear that he wants nothing to do with President Trump. I want to see this president gone. Okay. There's no question about it. And I wanted to see him leave with p...

  • Need an account?  
    or