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GSP looking for car that may have caused crash killing young couple

Witness says the incident looked like something from The Fast and The Furious movies.

Fire Department identifies 10 suspected arsons this month

They believe only two are connected, including new ones today.


Two more people have died - bringing the death total to 48 in the county. But health officials say there is some good news.

Two people rescued from morning fire at East Ridge apartments

"We did have two occupants that were on the back balcony of the second floor."

Gov. Lee and First Lady help build a Habitat for Humanity home

CLEVELAND, Tenn (WDEF) - It’s Leaders Day for the Habitat for Humanity Organization. On Friday, several volunteers, community leaders including the Governor and his wife, were...

Freightwaves is on the rise

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Thursday, it was announced that the U.S. had the worst financial quarter since reporting began in 1947. But, Freightwaves, a local Chattanooga...

Roper Corporation Covid-19 cases

Roper officials say their employee Covid-19 cases all came from community transmission

Chattooga County Schools experience ‘great’ and ‘smooth’ first day back

CHATTOOGA COUNTY, Ga. (WDEF) - As if the first day of school isn't stressful enough, this year schools are dealing with a new year...

Groome Transportation resuming runs to Nashville/Atlanta airports

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Groome Transportation will resume Chattanooga runs to airports in Atlana and Nashville in a few weeks. They say air travel traffic has...

Walker Courthouse closed after positive Covid-19 test

LAFAYETTE, Georgia (WDEF) - The Walker County Courthouse in LaFayette is closed to the public until Monday. This, after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. The...

Evangelist Perry Stone leaves ministry over employee accusations

“I have asked God and my precious wife Pam to forgive me."

Video release of Rustic Village North apartment fire rescues

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The Chattanooga Police Department has released video from the Rustic Village North apartment fire at the beginning of the month. Both firefighters...



Huge explosions rock Beirut with widespread damage, injuries

Explosions rocked Beirut, inflicting injuries and damaging buildings in a large radius around the city's port.

Weather Update: Tuesday Afternoon’s Forecast – August 4th, 2020

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): Not Too Hot Or Humid for The Next Couple Of Days - But Then, Expect A "Tidal Wave" Of Heat For...

Helicopter crashes into Tennessee River; 1 dead, 3 saved

One person has died after a helicopter crashed into the Tennessee River.

As many schools return this week, send us your photos

if you are taking back to school photos of your students, we'd love to see them