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Chattanooga man fatally shot in Knoxville

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) - 24 year old Lizarrius Rice from Chattanooga was shot to death over the weekend in Knoxville. Two men were shot Saturday...

Police investigating after BLM signs reported stolen from East Ridge resident’s yard

EAST RIDGE, Tenn. (WDEF) - "You don't go into somebody's yard because you don't like something or you do like something and just take...

Bradley County receives a School Safety Grant

BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn (WDEF) - Bradley County Schools has been awarded a new grant from the Department of Justice COPS office. The school system says they...

Some schools are facing substitute teacher shortage

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) -Seven months into the Coronavirus pandemic,  schools are back in session and trying to create some normalcy. But some say they are...

Owner shares video of Chatt. Tractor & Equipment robbery

"I think these guys are professionals, I don't think its just some stupid kids running around."

Historical Group saves Brown’s Tavern in Lookout Valley

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The American Battlefield Trust has committed the money to save an historic building in Lookout Valley. Brown's Tavern is one of the...

Nazi symbols cleaned from Walnut St. Bridge after weekend vandalism

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The Walnut Street Bridge and portions of the Bluff View Art District were defaced with swastikas early Sunday morning. News 12's Bekah...

Motorcyclist wipes out and slides into ongoing vehicle

Hixson, Tennessee (WDEF) - Chattanooga Police are releasing information on the fatal motorcycle wreck Sunday on Grubb Road. It happened before 7PM in the 6400...

$10,000 Worth of Equipment Stolen from Chattanooga Tractor & Equipment

Chattanooga Tractor and Equipment is reporting a burglary early Sunday morning caught on their security cameras. The security footage captures three men taking off...

Drugs and lots of guns confiscated in Mentone, Alabama

MENTONE, Alabama (WDEF) - The DeKalb County Sheriff has released details on a large drug and gun seizure last week on Lookout Mountain. Officers served...

TECH BYTE: Facebook Makes Changes to Layout

Let's look at some of the changes Facebook has made to its layout.

Mayor Berke wants answers about the 2019 water main break

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- A year ago, thousands of Chattanoogans were without water after a major water main break happened downtown. Tennessee American Water has not...


Another record low in viewership for ‘Pandemmys’

The Nielsen company says the Emmys reached 6.1 million people on Sunday night, representing the third straight year it has set a record low in viewership.

National park sign vandalized with racist message, bear skin

Investigators at Great Smoky Mountains National Park are trying to identify who mounted a cardboard sign with a racist message and hung the skin and head of a black bear over one of its signs.

How Absentee Voting in Tennessee is Different This Year

How Tennesseans will be able to vote has been debated, specifically absentee voting.

Weather Update: Tuesday Morning’s Forecast – September 22ndt, 2020

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): We'll Enjoy Some Fall Like Weather For The Next Few Days! This Morning: Remember - Autumn officially arrives at 9:30 this morning!...