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After Amazon: Labor tries to regroup in wake of Alabama loss

WASHINGTON (AP) - Despite the strongest public support and the most sympathetic president in years, the American labor movement just suffered a stinging defeat...

$5.25 Million Fund is Key Step Towards More Conservation in Greater Chattanooga Region

An environmental group has raised over five million dollars to accelerate land conservation in the tri-state area to battle climate change. The Open Space Institute...

Military training jet crashes in woods near Alabama airport

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The Air Force says a military training jet has crashed near an Alabama airport. An Air Force statement said a...

Inmate convicted of murder captured after fleeing prison

An inmate serving a life sentence after being convicted of murder has been captured after escaping an Alabama prison

People stepping in to help Fort Payne Police Sargent, family after house fire

FORT PAYNE, Ala. (WDEF) - A fire burned through Fort Payne Police Sgt. JC Brown and his family's home. Sgt. Brown woke up to the...

Last Victim Identified in Alabama House Fire

We now know the names of all five victims that were killed in a house fire in Dekalb County.

Chattanooga Man accused of killing a Huntsville Police Officer

CHATTANOOGA, TENN (WDEF) - A Chattanooga man has been arrested for the killing of a Huntsville Police Officer over the weekend. 41 year old LaJeromeny...

Sheriff’s Office Makes 21 Drug Arrests, Shuts Down Drug House

The Dekalb County Sheriff's Office makes 21 drug arrests this month ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Lowndes County Sheriff Killed In The Line Of Duty

LOWNDES COUNTY, Alabama (WDEF)- Lowndes County Alabama mourns the loss of their sheriff tonight. Sheriff John Williams was out responding to a call at the...

Kayaker drowns in Northeast Alabama

DEKALB CO. Ala. (WDEF) - A man drowned on the Little River at Little River Lake Canyon on Saturday. According the report, a 41 year...

Police chief on cracking 1999 double murder: “The day has finally come”

An Alabama man is expected to appear in court Wednesday after new DNA technology linked him to a decades-old double murder. Coley McCraney, 45,...

Pharmacy theft suspect charged with driving truck through front doors

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - Police in Fort Payne over the weekend arrested a man suspected of driving his pickup into a pharmacy. They got...

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Recognizing Local Lineman on National Lineman Appreciation Day

"A lot of times we take for granted just flipping the light switch on and the lights come on. We fail to recognize what...

One Year since the Easter Tornadoes ripped through our area

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) - April 12th, 2021 marks one year since tornadoes devastated parts of Hamilton County. To this day families and businesses are still  working to...

Grace Baptist Academy reflects on deadly tornado, one year later

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - Grace Baptist Academy was majorly impacted by the tornado that ripped through the Chattanooga region one year ago, which resulted...

Multiple Gunshot Victims Including Police Officer at Knoxville High School

Watch Live Coverage from Knoxville. There are multiple gunshot victims including a police officer at a Knoxville area high school Monday afternoon.