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Harrah’s brings sports betting to Murphy casino

The closest Las Vegas experience in sports betting to Chattanooga. We compare the laws now in Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama.

Cherokee County Sheriff reports 2 child sexual assault cases

CHEROKEE, North Carolina (WDEF) - Sheriff Derrick Palmer has announced arrests in two separate child sexual assault cases. On March 4th, investigators charged 78 year...

Wanted couple could be hiding out in our mountains

HICKORY, North Carolina (WDEF) - Authorities say a wanted married couple for a murder in Hickory, North Carolina maybe hiding out in the mountains. U.S....

COVID-19 Testing by Public Health in North Georgia Will Soon Change

County health departments in North Georgia Health District 1-2 will transition their focus from COVID-19 testing to meeting an increased demand for COVID-19 vaccinations.

NC Governor issues new stay at home measure beginning Friday

RALEIGH, North Carolina (WDEF) - North Carolina is heading for new coronavirus rules beginning on Friday night. Governor Roy Cooper doesn't use the term "curfew"...

North Carolina Senate outcome puts it all on Georgia now

RALEIGH, NC (WDEF) - Republicans got some good news out of North Carolina on Tuesday. A very tight U.S. Senate race has gone their way. A...

Trump chief of staff Meadows diagnosed with COVID-19

Meadows represented North Carolina's mountain district in Congress before taking over as Chief of Staff.

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper wins reelection

Republicans appear to have narrowly held onto a Senate seat with a comeback by Sen. Thom Tillis.

Republicans holding Congressional seats in our area

House Latest: QAnon supporter wins House race in Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene, who expressed racist views and support for QAnon conspiracy theories, has won...

North Carolina needs more volunteer firefighters

MURPHY, North Carolina (WDEF) - Officials say that North Carolina is facing a critical shortage of volunteer firefighters. FEMA reports that 72% of the state's...

Man fighting convictions in Olympic, clinic bombings

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A man who was sentenced to life imprisonment after pleading guilty in the fatal bombing of an Alabama abortion clinic...

Health Dept: Covid-19 drop in Hamilton County is both real and statistical

HAMILTON COUNTY (WDEF) - The Hamilton County Health Department says the statistical drop in people with Covid-19 is both real and actuarial. They say the...


Three men shot on Dodson Avenue

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Three people were shot early Saturday morning in Chattanooga. According to police, the three men were in the 800 block of Dodson...

UPDATE: Stolen Truck and One Dog Found, One Missing

UPDATE:The red truck has been located along with one dog. Harry, the 30 lb terrier, has been found! Coconut, anatolian, is still missing. EARLIER: Chattanooga Police...

Ian McGrath Scores Two Goals in CFC’s 3-0 Win Over New Amsterdam

Chattanooga-(WDEF-TV) Ian McGrath scored twice on Friday as the CFC beat New Amsterdam 3-0. It was Chattanooga's second game of the season opening Legends...

Dalton and SE Whitfield Finish in 3-3 Tie in Battle of Top Ranked Soccer Teams

Dalton, GA-(WDEF-TV) Only fitting that two soccer teams ranked number one would play to a draw. That was the case on Friday night at...