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Charlie Neal overcomes odds for a lifetime as a concept bike builder

Charlie Neal, better know as Charlie Brown to car show fans has overcomes the odds, to live life as an award winning concept bike builder.

Senior Matters: The Perfect Santa Claus is a Vietnam Veteran

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Most of the veterans of the Vietnam War are retired now. For many, that was a long time ago, and...

Senior Matters: The most decorated veteran in Chattanooga

Bill Mitchell talks to Charles Coolidge for this month's Senior Matters.

Senior Matters: Pet Therapy

How dogs are making the lives of seniors better.

Senior Matters: Teaching seniors online skills

Chattanooga State offering class on social media and online use

Senior Matters: The pool program at the YMCA can keep people moving later in life

"if you mix it up a little bit you're less likely to be injured...and you're going to be able to walk when you're 90 years old."

Senior Matters: A second act after retirement

Mickey McCamish is better known for his second career than his first.

Senior Matters: Making the adjustment to assisted living

Dominion Senior Living Center of Hixson talks about the adjustment it takes getting used to the new rhythm of life.

Life Care brings a dancing horse to entertain seniors

The Life Care Center in Collegedale brought in a line-dancing horse to showcase and entertain the residents.

Senior Matters: Randy Webb still fitness training at 78

The longtime fitness guru in Chattanooga is still teaching.

Senior Matters – Elder Abuse

The definition of elder abuse in Tennessee is broad...and it includes physical, emotional, psychological, sexual and financial crimes. We could also add--exploitation, neglect and...

Senior Matters: Morning Pointe Senior Living

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - For seniors, sometimes it's the little things that bring the most pleasure. Like a hug from a grandchild, a warm spring morning...or...


Erlanger Board modifies pension to keep the fund economically sound

Board cuts/changes death payment, benefits for those working past 65, lump some payments to get fund back up to 80% funded.

Virtual Learning Centers help gets do their school work virtually

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The city of Chattanooga is bridging the gap by offering virtual learning centers. They offer students free internet access, and a safe learning...

Alabama coastal towns delay beach reopening after Sally

GULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's largest beach towns are delaying the reopening of their beaches because the cleanup from Hurricane Sally is taking...

It’s Electric: VW Anticipates Thousands of Jobs in Chattanooga

Volkswagen is shifting towards electric vehicles with the ID.4 SUV.