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Driver Safety Awareness: “Slow Down Tennessee”

In the first four months of 2021, Tennessee recorded over 60 more fatal traffic accidents in comparison to April of 2020.

What’s Right With Our Schools: E-I-H-I Induction at Howard School

CHATTANOOGA, TN (WDEF) - A fresh group of freshmen at Howard High School have started a career path that will take them into the...

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...

TECH BYTE: LG Doing Away with Smartphones

LG is leaving the smartphone industry after 20 years in the business. Let's look at what's next for the company, and its customers.

Covid-19 Funeral Assistance by FEMA

Beginning Monday April, 12th FEMA will begin reimbursing families for the funeral cost of coronavirus victims.

26-year-old in hospital after early morning shooting

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- A second Sunday shooting in Chattanooga left a 26-year-old man with non-life threatening injuries. The shooting happened just after midnight this morning...

No injuries in garage fire

OOLTEWAH, Tenn. (WDEF)- A garage on Log Hill Trail is a total loss after another fire that happened this afternoon. According to the Tri-Community volunteer...

Canvassing for the Runoff Election in Chattanooga

Ahead of the Chattanooga runoff election for mayor and a pair of city council seats, ‘The Equity Alliance’, ‘The Chattanooga Central Labor Council’, and ‘TIRCC Votes’ gathered volunteers to encourage residents to cast their ballots this month.

Cempa Community Care Vaccines

Cempa had over 500 doses of the vaccine prepared for anyone who made an appointment plus any walk ups.

Bug-a-Palüza returned to Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- After a year long, unwanted break, the 22nd annual Bug-a-Palüza car show finally happened again Saturday. Of course things looked different because...


Jack Daniel’s inks deal on Tennessee solar farm

Iconic whiskey maker Jack Daniel's has struck a long-term deal to fuel a solar panel farm a few miles away from its Tennessee distillery.

12 missing in ship capsize off Louisiana

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a dozen people in waters off the coast of Louisiana after six crew members were pulled from rough seas.

Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff dies in prison

Bernie Madoff, the financier who pleaded guilty to orchestrating a massive Ponzi scheme, has died in prison.

Mom to Mom – Organize Your Space with these Closet Hacks

If you're constantly frustrated with your clothes falling off your hangers, here are some closet hacks you'll wish you knew sooner.