SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. (AP) – A Tennessee special needs teacher’s aide is facing charges after being accused of biting a student on the playground. Reports show 32-year-old Jenny Price has been charged with assaulting a minor. Marion County Sheriff Ronnie Burnett said Monday the victim is a 3-year-old boy whose grandmother filled the allegation. Marion County […]
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Chad Cook was stuck in the woods without food, without water, and without any signs of civilization for three days, but today he was found. Cook’s grandmother, Elizabeth Perrilloux said that the family was losing hope as time went on. Although a bit dehydrated, Chad Cook was found in favorable conditions and […]
According to Marion County Sheriff Bo Burnett the last time someone spoke with 38 year old Chad Cook was early Monday morning. Cook and three other friends spent Sunday riding dirt bikes near Big Fork Road until his bike broke down. Sheriff Bo Burnett: “Later on that night, they got separated. The female with them […]
Jasper, TN-(WDEF) The Marion County girls basketball team saw their dream of making the state tournament in Murfreesboro come to an end on Saturday night as they lost at home to Clarkrange 73-58 in sub state action. Buffaloes 6’4 center Kara Meadows was a matchup problem all night for the Lady Warriors. The MTSU signee […]
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Neighbors fight from time to time, but in this case it may have gone overboard. We received a phone call about an animal dispute involving two Marion County neighbors. This is case of social media harassment and alleged animal abuse. News Channel 12’s Brian Didlake talked to both sides of the fence to see what […]
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -- The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) has arrested 52 year old Debra Hughes of South Pittsburg after an investigation discovered she embezzled money from her former employer, Sequatchie Concrete Services.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) -- While the burn ban in still in effect for Hamilton County, Governor Haslam has lifted the burn ban in some of the area counties to help dispose of debris left behind by last week's tornadoes.
JASPER, Tenn. (WDEF)- A natural gas leak in Jasper created some tense moments for residents. Around 5:30 central time, residents reported a strong odor in an area near two businesses. When fire officials arrived on the scene they found a gas line had been hit by a vehicle. Because of that, natural gas was leaking […]