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What’s Right With Our Schools: Sterile Processing at Howard

CHATTANOOGA, TN (WDEF) - The Erlanger Institute of Healthcare and Innovation has added a Sterile Processing Pathway for students at Howard. It's an intensive...

Local Clinic Treating COVID-19 Patients With Long Term Symptoms

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - For some patients, recovering from COVID-19 can be a long and grueling process. While there are some COVID cases that recover...

Hamilton County Mayor Extends Mask Mandate

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn (WDEF) - Hamilton County’s mask mandate was set to expire on November 22nd, but due to the recent spike in coronavirus cases...

Clinsearch in Chattanooga is Seeks Volunteers for Covid Vaccine Trials

Clinsearch is seeking 800 volunteers. According to Dr. Mark Mckenzie, those volunteers would take part in COVID19 treatment and vaccine trials.

Hamilton County Mask Mandate Extended Into January

Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger extended the county's mask mandate until January 15, 2021.

Health Dept Providing Free Flu Shots Thursday

The Hamilton County Health Department will be offering a free, drive-through one-day flu vaccination clinic while supplies last.

Dolly Parton Helped Fund COVID-19 Vaccine

Dolly Parton donated a million dollars to Vanderbilt University Medical Center earlier this year to fund coronavirus research.

Hamilton County Schools offer new quarantine protocols for students

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The schools and health department have come up with a new quarantine process for local public school students. They say they have...

Learning Healthy Habits through Aquaponics at East Lake

CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (WDEF) - A healthy diet is not only good for your body, it's also good for your mind. To that end, East...

Over 300 Students quarantined from Walker Valley High School

BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn (WDEF) - On November 9th, Walker Valley High School announced their students would momentarily switch to virtual learning due to an increase...

How to reduce the transmission of Covid-19 within the household

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn (WDEF) - Currently Hamilton County has over 1,700 active cases.  The Hamilton County Health Department investigation reveals that many of our new cases...



Black Friday shopping

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - The coronavirus pandemic is not stopping the Black Friday shopping. Hamilton Place and Northgate Mall will once again be closed...

Investigators charge 11 year old with arson

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Chattanooga Fire investigators have charged an 11 year old boy with setting multiple fires at a home in his neighborhood. The fires...

Black Friday at Tanger Malls during a pandemic

SEVIERVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) - The CDC wants people to stay home for Thanksgiving, so you can image what they think about Black Friday shopping...

SEC Shuffles Weekend Football Schedule by Postponing Vandy-Vols Game

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference has shuffled its schedule, including pushing back the Arkansas-Missouri and Tennessee-Vanderbilt games which had been for Saturday....