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HCS board members, officials hear proposed reentry plan

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - "This is probably for just about all school systems going to be the most difficult reopening that anybody has...

‘It is a sign of respect’: Chattanooga mayor strongly encourages mask wearing

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - "This is a very difficult and complex problem and we have to do more as a community to combat the...

Chattanooga homicides slightly lower this year

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - Chattanooga Police are seeing a lower number of homicides reported this year compared to last. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released...

Chattanooga Police respond to shooting at 38th Street

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - Chattanooga police investigate a shooting in Alton Park. Crime tape blocked off a portion of West 38th Street near Central Avenue...

UDC ‘ready and willing to consent’ to moving confederate statue in Dalton

DALTON, Ga. (WDEF) - A confederate statue in downtown Dalton is causing quite a stir with large amounts of people at odds. The issue is...

Another Record Number of COVID-19 Cases for Hamilton Co.

Hamilton County is seeing another record number of coronavirus cases.

Crowd remembers Breonna Taylor

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - As people continue demonstrations over the death of George Floyd, a crowd remembered another person Friday night, Breonna Taylor. Taylor was...

5-year-old finds Megalodon tooth on North Myrtle Beach

A five-year-old boy found a prehistoric Megalodon tooth near his family’s condo on the beach in Cherry Grove.

On sad anniversary, few to mourn the D-Day dead in Normandy

This year’s anniversary observances for the June 6, 1944 D-Day landings in Normandy will be one of the loneliest remembrances ever.

Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden has formally clinched the Democratic presidential nomination, setting him up for a bruising challenge to President Donald Trump that will play out against the unprecedented backdrop of a pandemic, economic collapse and civil unrest.

Prosecutors seek right mix of charges in George Floyd case

Prosecutors know they must bring the right charges underpinned by sound legal logic if they hope to convict a Minnesota officer for killing Floyd.

Man arrested with AK-47 amid protest

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - Chattanooga police have made a protest-related arrest. Police were tipped off about a man on the roof of an apartment building...


Wolff leads pack after second-straight 64

DETROIT (AP) — Matthew Wolff had a roller-coaster round that went well enough Saturday to give him a three-shot lead in the Rocket Mortgage...

Two Hixson businesses intentionally set on fire Saturday afternoon

HIXSON, Tenn. (WDEF)- The Chattanooga Fire Department says that debris on fire behind two Hixson businesses Saturday afternoon is not a coincidence. Investigators are now...

Weather Update: Sunday’s Forecast – July 5th, 2020

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): Hot & Humid for Sunday with More Rain in the Forecast! Waking up Sunday morning in most areas between 67 & 73,...

Braves star Freeman, 3 others test positive for virus

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves four-time All-Star Freddie Freeman, premier reliever Will Smith and two teammates have tested positive for the coronavirus. Manager Brian...