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News in Hamilton County, Tennessee
Hamilton County man accused of raping foreign exchange student
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:36:15 -0700
HAMILTON COUNTY, Tennessee(WDEF) - Hamilton County detectives arrested a man after he reportedly had several sexual encounters with a 16-year old foreign exchange student. According to the arrest affidavit, Michael Little, 33, of Hamilton County was the host father of an exchange student who he reportedly admitted having sex with. The girl told her teacher who reportedly contacted a school ...
Gov. Bill Haslam signs bill ending cities' annexation by ordinance
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:08:25 -0700
Gov. Bill Haslam this week signed legislation by two Hamilton County lawmakers that ends Tennessee cities' ability to annex by ordinance.
Tennessee bill would revamp Erlanger board, remove Chattanooga's representation
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:09:54 -0700
A last-minute bill scheduled for a vote today in the General Assembly could overhaul Erlanger Health System’s board and remove Chattanooga city government’s long-held seats on the panel.
Hamilton County schools sue city for back taxes
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:11:02 -0700
With talks stalled and a potential change in state law threatening the mounting tab owed to the Hamilton County school system over past-due liquor taxes, school officials filed a lawsuit against Chattanooga on Friday as a safeguard.
Early Voting is Underway in Tennessee
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:51:38 -0700
The polls opened promptly at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday and the cold weather didn't stop people from placing their votes in Hamilton County. "We've earned that right and we're lucky to have that right.," said voter Caroline Ingle. She works the night shift at Memorial hospital and she drove straight to the election commission once she got off work. ...
Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:41:26 -0700
Jim Coppinger, who as the mayor of Hamilton County has understandably had to grow some thick skin, wants no part of the repulsive billboards now seen around town that ask, “Do you have gonorrhea?”
Fire destroys Hamilton County duplex
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:05:57 -0700
HAMILTON COUNTY, Tennessee(WDEF) - Two Harrison Bay families were displaced Wednesday evening after a fire raged out of control. It happened on the 5500 block of Jewell Road. Authorities say it started as a kitchen grease fire that quickly spread throughout the duplex. The fire was so big that smoke was visible from downtown Chattanooga which was more than 10 miles away. A resident who was ...
George Korda: Lawyers and public office and life in the (high) tax lane
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 04:03:00 -0700
An issue in the Knox County Criminal Court Clerk’s race is if, given the reports of the myriad problems in that office, if a lawyer should be in charge? Yes. Or no. It doesn’t matter.
Bradley schools move to collect liquor taxes
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:23:22 -0700
CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Bradley County Schools is moving forward with legal measures to secure a disputed $720,000 in previously distributed liquor tax revenues that it says Cleveland owes the county school system.
Bradley County schools move to collect liquor taxes
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:18:11 -0700
CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Bradley County Schools is moving forward with legal measures to secure a disputed $720,000 in previously distributed liquor tax revenues that it says is owed the county school system by Cleveland.