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Farm to Families Donates Half a Million Pounds of Food in Tri – State Area

Farm to Families is looking to donate more than one million pounds of food by the end of the month in the tri -...

Dr. Elenora Woods Announces Run for Chattanooga Mayor

Dr. Elenora Woods has announced her bid to run for Chattanooga Mayor.

A look at Central High’s Piano Lab program

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Thanks to donations from the community, Chattanooga Central High School has become one of a few schools in the Hamilton County...

TN gov. calls to suspend ‘negative consequences’ from student assessments for teachers, schools

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - The Tennessee governor and education commissioner wants to temporarily halt "negative consequences" of student assessments on educators and schools...

Walker County voters push forward with one early voting precinct

LAFAYETTE, Ga. (WDEF)- Early voting in Georgia started Monday, and all residents of Walker County have been traveling to their one and only voting...

COVID Cases Spike In Rural Counties

In Hamilton County, 103 total deaths have occured as of Wednesday. That compares to 379 deaths in surrounding rural counties, which over 800,000 people...

Hamilton County Health Department Offers Free Flu Shots for the Week of October 19-23

The Hamilton County Health Department is once again offering free flu vaccinations for a limited time while supplies last.

Rise in COVID Cases in Hamilton County Causes Concern For Young People

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - According to data from the Hamilton County Health Department, nearly 40 percent of all new cases since October 1st have...

Studies show the Flu and Covid-19 increase heart attack risks

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) - If the coronavirus pandemic hasn’t given us enough reason to get a flu shot this winter, perhaps a new study by...

Wade Hinton Announces Bid for Chattanooga Mayor

Chattanooga City Attorney Wade Hinton announced his plans for running for the office of Chattanooga Mayor.

Tennessee Unemployment Claims Rise Back Over 10,000

New unemployment claims in Tennessee rose to over 10,000 showing an increase for two straight weeks.

Sheriff Hammond talks about his Covid-19 positive test

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Hamilton county Sheriff Jim Hammond has tested positive for COVID-19 and is quarantining. He got tested today, after learning he had been...


Georgia Continues to See Record Numbers for Early Voting

Georgia voters continue to set record numbers for turnout in mail and early, in-person voting.

Hammond Still Hospitalized with COVID-19

Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond is still hospitalized for COVID-19.

New Tennessee Unemployment Claims Back Below 10,000

New unemployment claims in Tennessee moved back below 10,000 to 9,873 for the week of October 17.

Crews Battle Early Morning House Fire on Rogers Road

The Chattanooga Fire Department battled a house fire on Rogers Road early Thursday morning.