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Board approves tuition hikes for Tennessee colleges

Tennessee’s Board of Regents has approved a tuition increase for the state’s community colleges and technology colleges.

The Varsity of Athens GA serves last chili dog

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - A day after The Varsity served its last chili dog in its longtime Athens location, the Georgia restaurant says that...

Potential Flooding Issues in North Georgia & Alabama into Tuesday

TENNESSEE VALLEY (WDEF): Our north Georgia and Alabama counties were soaked by rainfall this weekend from Tropical Depression Claudette. Chattooga county saw three to six...

Community Members remember the life of Cody Fox and 9 month old Daughter

MARION COUNTY, TN (WDEF) - It’s a somber day in Marion County, Tn as the community is still taking in the news about the death...

Girl attacked by bear in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) - Officials say a 16-year-old girl was attacked by a bear Friday in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. National Park Service...

TWRA warns about Boating while under the Influence

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) - If you want to keep your head above water, you better know where you are and what you are doing. TWRA...

Officers justified in fatal shooting of armed man

A Tennessee prosecutor says three police officers were justified in fatally shooting an armed man who began raising a gun toward them.

Hamilton County Schools host Roundtable with Education Commissioner

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) - Hamilton County School officials, Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn and community leaders all came together Thursday to discuss how the  Hamilton County...

Amber Alert issued for missing Tennessee 9 month old

UPDATE - Nichelle Simone Omega was found Thursday in Nashville with her mother. Smyrna, TN (WDEF) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has issued a...

Southern Baptists vote to probe leaders’ sex abuse response

By TRAVIS LOLLER and PETER SMITH Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Delegates at the Southern Baptist Convention’s annual meeting have voted overwhelmingly to create a...

CPD unveils new Virtual Ride Along program to engage with community members

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) - The Chattanooga Police Department announced the creation of a Virtual Ride Along program as a way to increase community connection and...

Seven relatives charged in Tennessee boy’s starvation death

Authorities in Tennessee say seven family members have been charged with murder in the starvation death of a 14-year-old boy.

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Board approves tuition hikes for Tennessee colleges

Tennessee’s Board of Regents has approved a tuition increase for the state’s community colleges and technology colleges.

Weather Update: Tuesday’s Forecast – June 22nd, 2021

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): After A Few Tuesday Morning Showers, Drier And More Pleasant Weather Is Ahead! Scattered showers and storms will gradually move Eastward through...

Lost Dog Shallowford Rd/Jersey Pike Area

MacKenzie went missing on June 14,2021 from the Shallowford Rd/Jersey Pike intersection around 4:15 PM. MacKenzie is a female mixed breed 1 year old...

Ronald Acuna Solo Homer Gives Braves 1-0 Win In Game Two Against the Mets

Atlanta Braves closer Will Smith loaded the bases in the nightcap’s seventh inning but escaped for his 14th save in a 1-0 win. Ronald...