City Council Vice Chairman Chip Henderson said Tuesday he will lead an ad hoc committee that will look into possibly increasing the number of council districts from the current term. The panel will also look at staggering the terms of council members, who are currently all elected at the same time, he said. Vice Chairman Henderson said the committee will also look into moving city elections from March to August, when most other local ... (click for more)
Officials in the Sheriff's Department said a warrant was not obtained early Saturday morning to go inside a house where over 20 allegedly beer-drinking teens were partying because a magistrate said he was about to get off duty and wouldn't wait over. Sgt. Robert Starnes said he ... (click for more)
Governor Bill Haslam on Tuesday announced Debra Payne as the new commissioner of the Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DIDD) as Jim Henry becomes the permanent commissioner at the Department of Children’s Services (DCS). Ms. Payne currently serves as deputy commissioner ... (click for more)
May 21, 2013
A two-month-old child from Dalton, Ga., has died in a tragic incident at home with a vehicle. Azariyah Lynette Miglia died Sunday after being taken to Children's Hospital in Chattanooga. ... (click for more)
Tea Party members conducted a demonstration outside IRS offices at Brainerd (click for more)
Lascassas, TN– Rep. Joe Carr announced Tuesday that veteran GOP strategist Chip Saltsman has joined his team in his bid to win the GOP primary in Tennessee’s 4th Congressional district. ... (click for more)
Should the number of City Council districts be increased from the current nine?