A Circuit Court lawsuit charges that one of the Woodmore Elementary bus wreck cases was stolen from a Chattanooga law firm by Georgia attorneys just shortly after the Nov. 21 tragic crash that killed six students and injured others. It is illegal in Tennessee for attorneys to contact victims of a tragedy for 30 days after the incident. The lawsuit brought by Carl Lewis, father of Karrie'un McGuire, says he and the mother of the child, ... (click for more)
The Sheriff's Office has arrested Jonathan Casey Stubbs in connection with a Feb. 13 carjacking at the parking lot of the McDonald's in Lakesite. Stubbs, 28, who gave his address as Ringgold, is charged with carjacking, aggravated robbery, aggravated kidnapping, resisting arrest, unlawfully ... (click for more)
A caretaker for a Birchwood cabin said he found an intruder at the property on Parker Loop Road who was wearing his clothes. Shane Keith Garrett, 50, of 13707 Birchwood Pike, was charged with aggravated burglary. A deputy was dispatched late Thursday morning to the cabin and he found ... (click for more)
February 24, 2017
The Chattanooga Police Department alerts the community about a Mystery Shopper Scam which may be occurring in the area. The scam sends out fraudulent checks along with a letter to potential victims, ... (click for more)
An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Gainesboro man charged with impersonating a TBI special agent. At the ... (click for more)
A man is facing a charge of felony vandalism over $1,000 for allegedly damaging a car that pulled in front of him on the Veterans Bridge. Justin Andrew Thompson, 32, of 8112 Holly Hills Lane, ... (click for more)
Should the Visitors Bureau continue to receive all the county hotel/motel tax (now at $7.1 million per year)?