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Sequatchie County is first school system back to class on Wednesday

DUNLAP, Tennessee (WDEF) - If the early bird catches the worm, a lot of worms are going to be scooped up in the Sequatchie...

McMinn County woman accused of posing as a nurse

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) - A McMinn County woman has been indicted for representing herself as a licensed nurse. Ellen Michelle Small has been under investigation...

2021 Fireworks Shows

WEDNESDAY UPDATE: Fort Oglethorpe Tourism Association The weather for Friday, July 2 has forced the cancellation of Patriotism at The Post. Thank you to the volunteers,...

TWRA reports 3 local hunting violations with big fines

CROSSVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) - The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency reports three cases of hunting violations in our part of the state. All three cases involve...

Police arrest suspect in Etowah shooting this morning

ETOWAH, Tennessee (WDEF) - Shooting victim in stable condition after a standoff in McMinn County on Monday morning. It happened around 10:30 AM in Etowah. Police...

Local Man Creates Swimming Pool Out of a Trash Compactor

"I betcha that thing could hold water, and I betcha I could make a pool out of it," says Ryan DeLoach about his Swimpactor....

Athens reports attempted kidnapping of 12 year old girl at soccer complex

ATHENS, Tennessee (WDEF) - The city of Athens is looking for a man suspected of trying to kidnap at 12 year old girl this...

Athens police arrest suspect in fatal shooting

ATHENS, Tennessee (WDEF) - Police have charged a suspect in a fatal shooting in Athens, Tennessee on Wednesday evening. It happened around 5:30 near the...

New Tennessee Unemployment Claims Back Above 10,000

New unemployment claims in Tennessee took a turn for the worse with numbers going above 10,000 last week.

Tennessee Had 7,598 New Unemployment Claims Last Week

New unemployment claims in Tennessee stayed below 8,000 for the fourth straight time with 7,598 last week.

Pedestrian killed over the weekend in Athens

ATHENS, Tennessee (WDEF) - A man crossing a street in Athens on Saturday night was hit by a vehicle and killed. It happened around 8PM...

Covid Vaccines for Anyone 16 Years Old and Older

10 Counties in southeast Tennessee (Bledsoe, Bradley, Franklin, Grundy, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Polk, Rhea, and Sequatchie) are eligible to give Covid vaccines to anyone 16 and older.

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Lookouts Post 5-1 Win Over the Trash Pandas

(lookouts.com) The Chattanooga Lookouts bullpen combined for four one-hit innings in the team's 5-1 win over the Rocket City Trash Pandas. Starting pitcher Mac Sceroler,...
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East Hamilton Should Field Another Talented Team

East Hamilton notched eight wins last season for their highest victory total in five years. And now the Hurricanes believe they have the talent...

Jorge Soler Enjoys His First Homer in a Braves Uniform as Atlanta Beats St. Louis 6-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Freddie Freeman and the Atlanta Braves hammered Jon Lester in his first start for the St. Louis Cardinals, scoring five...

Chattanooga Lookouts Pitcher Nick Lodolo Called Up to Triple A Louisville

The Chattanooga Lookouts are losing their stud starting pitcher Nick Lodolo. The left-hander has been called up to Triple-A Louisville. Lodolo is considered the...