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Whitfield County has Georgia’s highest COVID-19 outbreak

WHITFIELD COUNTY, Tennessee- Whitfield County has Georgia's highest COVID-19 outbreak over the days two weeks based on new cases per 100,000 people. "We just lost...

Final Georgia recount numbers show Biden hangs on

We break down the recount numbers for our counties, the counties with the biggest changes, and the counties that added the most "new" votes

Recovery Program helps First Responders deal with work related trauma

RINGGOLD, GA (WDEF) - Local Nonprofit, Building the Blue Bridge is an organization that helps bridge the divide between law enforcement and civilians. Now they...

Dalton statement on Covid-19 and wearing masks

DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) - The Dalton City Council is concerned about the rising cases of Covid-19 in the region. In their Monday evening meeting, they...

Georgia Trust picks Cohutta District to help preserve

COHUTTA, Georgia (WDEF) - The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation has picked a building complex in our area to save. Each year, the Trust picks...

Whitfield County Board of Commissioners Vote Down Mask Mandate

WHITFIELD COUNTY, Ga. (WDEF) - The decision to not institute a mask mandate came in a County Commission meeting Monday night. The motion failed two-to-one,...

Nephew charged with strangling his uncle

DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) - Investigators say a nephew strangled his uncle to death Wednesday morning, but no one seems to know why. The attack happened...

Data shows an alarming increasing in Georgia Road Fatalities

GEORGIA (WDEF) - This week is National Traffic Incident Response Awareness week. Over the course of the Coronavirus pandemic, traffic volumes across the state of Georgia...

Georgia’s Covid testing rate is dropping

DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) - The White House COVID-19 Task Force says Georgia is not testing for the coronavirus at the levels necessary, to fully...

Georgia looking to have two Senate runoffs in January

ATLANTA, Georgia (WDEF) - Control of the U-S senate will likely come down to Georgia as both senate seats could be going to a...

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...

What if your absentee ballot still hasn’t arrived?

Georgia election officials explains your options.

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Black Friday shopping

HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - The coronavirus pandemic is not stopping the Black Friday shopping. Hamilton Place and Northgate Mall will once again be closed...

Investigators charge 11 year old with arson

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Chattanooga Fire investigators have charged an 11 year old boy with setting multiple fires at a home in his neighborhood. The fires...

Black Friday at Tanger Malls during a pandemic

SEVIERVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) - The CDC wants people to stay home for Thanksgiving, so you can image what they think about Black Friday shopping...

SEC Shuffles Weekend Football Schedule by Postponing Vandy-Vols Game

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference has shuffled its schedule, including pushing back the Arkansas-Missouri and Tennessee-Vanderbilt games which had been for Saturday....