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Hamilton County School Board does not move forward with a proposed reopening action plan

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - It was a passionate, lengthy conversation at the Hamilton County School Board meeting Thursday night. "If you guys are going...

NTSB issues Preliminary Report on Meigs Bus Crash

WASHINGTON D.C. (WDEF) - The National Transportation Safety Board has issued their preliminary findings in the deadly Meigs County school bus crash. It does NOT...

Marion County Animal Shelter Asks Woman $900 To Retrieve Dog

MARION COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - Ashley Moffitt had been looking for her dog, Jax, for weeks. She had just about given up hope when...

Weather Update: Thursday Night’s Forecast – January 21st, 2021

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): After Friday Morning Clouds and Fog, Some Brighter Times For Awhile! Expect lingering clouds with some areas of fog and drizzle.  Overnight...

Chain Reaction Fire on Lee Highway

An early morning traffic accident led to an auto repair business and numerous cars to erupt in flames.

President Biden signs over 10 executive orders during his first 24 hours

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- President Biden wasted no time signing multiple executive orders during his first full day in office. First on the list, tackling the...

TWRA: Bat Population Declining Due to Syndrome

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commision held a meeting at the Westin Hotel in Chattanooga Thursday afternoon. TWRA discussed the latest information and data on...

Chattanooga 2.0 Recap & Goals

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - It has been five years since the Chattanooga two point O launch. It's goal is to provide a birth to career...

Pardoned prisoner reunites with family at home in Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - In a car with his brother and mother Darrell Frazier pulled up to his mom's home in Chattanooga. A welcome home...

Faith Leaders Address School Funding Concerns

According to the Education Law Center, Tennessee ranks in the bottom five states across the country when it comes to school funding.

Local Congressman, UTC Professor Talk Biden Calls For Unity

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WDEF) - With the start of the new Biden administration today, the newly-elected President has called for an era of unity and...

Are negative COVID-19 test needed to return to work?

(WDEF)- Some places of work require negative COVID-19 tests before being allowed to return. This can cause multiple positive tests on the same person. There...

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Bradley Central Girls Hold Off Rival Cleveland 43-37

Cleveland, TN-(WDEF-TV) The top ranked Bradley Central girls beat Cleveland on Thursday night 43-37. The Bearettes were up 14-4 after the first quarter, but...
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Spring Football Season Nearing For Mocs Coach Rusty Wright

Normally at this time of year, Mocs football coach Rusty Wright would be focused on recruiting. This January, he's getting ready for the SoCon...
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UTC Women Shoot 1-17 in the 4th Quarter in Falling to Samford

(gomocs.com) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. --- The UTC women’s basketball team fell 71-60 to Samford Thursday evening at the McKenzie Arena in Southern Conference action. Both...

Former Titans Defensive Coordinator Dean Pees Among Falcons New Assistants

ATLANTA (AP) - New Atlanta Falcons coach Arthur Smith has started building his staff by hiring offensive coordinator Dave Ragone, defensive coordinator Dean Pees...