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T.B.I investigating incident in Rhea County

RHEA CO., Tenn. (WDEF)- The T.B.I. is investigating after a body was found inside a home in Rhea County tonight. According to the Rhea county...

Over 1 Million New Unemployment Claims in Tennessee Since March 15

NASHVILLE, TN (WDEF) - The number of new unemployment claims in Tennessee since March 15, the start of the pandemic, topped the one million...

Nokian Tyres Announces New Innovative Tire Produced at Dayton Facility

Nokian Tyres announced Tuesday a new, all-season passenger tire exclusively crafted for North American roads. The Nokian Tyres One is made with the latest technology...

Senior Employment Opportunities

Seniors in the Tennessee Valley can look no further if they are searching for a steady income.

New Tennessee Unemployment Claims Increase By More Than 6,000

New unemployment claims in Tennessee increased by more than 6,000 to 16,554.

New Tennessee Unemployment Claims Increase for Second Week

New unemployment claims in Tennessee increased for the second straight week.

Officers find crack and heroin in drug raid

DAYTON, Tennessee (WDEF) - The Rhea County Sheriff released details on a drug raid in Dayton last week. They executed a search warrant on Polk...

Breaking down Nursing Home Covid-19 cases in our area

NASHVILLE (WDEF) - People in Cleveland have been concerned about the outbreak at Life Care Center in Cleveland this week. But we found plenty more...

Frustrated parents after their missing son was arrested

"the law got called to Wal Mart and Austin was with the two boys who are of age that we told them he was with. I guess they had either hemp or marijuana"

NRC fines TVA over 2015 Watts Bar Unit 1 restart

WASHINGTON D.C. (WDEF) - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Friday announced 3 fines against TVA for violations at the Watts Bar plant near Spring...

New Tennessee Unemployment Claims Drop Below 7,000

New unemployment claims in Tennessee dropped to 6,992 from 7,770 the week before.

Republicans holding Congressional seats in our area

House Latest: QAnon supporter wins House race in Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene, who expressed racist views and support for QAnon conspiracy theories, has won...


Firefighters Battle House Fire in St. Elmo

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) - Firefighters battled a blaze at a home in St. Elmo in the early morning hours Wednesday. Flames were visible in...

UCF’s Josh Heupel Named as Tennessee Vols New Football Coach

Josh Heupel has been named Tennessee's 27th head football coach.

Weather Update: Wednesday Morning’s Forecast – January 27th, 2021

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): After Today's Showers, Expect Another Cold Snap Ahead, & More Showers Late Saturday Night! This Morning: Increasing clouds and a mainly dry...

Mom to Mom – Get Rid of the Grumpies with Homemade Stress Balls

Today we're making homemade stress balls.