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LOCAL NEWS

How to Avoid the Hospital for Chronic Illness Treatments admidst Covid-19

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) - Normally, Those with Chronic Illnesses would go to their local hospital  for a regularly scheduled treatment - but with the rise...

Local Clinic Treating COVID-19 Patients With Long Term Symptoms

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - For some patients, recovering from COVID-19 can be a long and grueling process. While there are some COVID cases that recover...

Catoosa School system moving to hybrid classes after Thanksgiving

RINGGOLD, Georgia (WDEF) - Add Catoosa County schools to the systems that are changing the class options after Thanksgiving. Heritage Middle & High, LFO Middle...

Phillip Fulmer Tests Positive for COVID-19

Tennessee Athletic Director Phillip Fulmer has tested positive for COVID-19.

Covid-19 warning for A5 Volleyball events

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The Hamilton County Health Department has issued a warning about Covid-19 exposures at A5 Volleyball Club activities. Investigators say multiple people, some...

NATIONAL NEWS

FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

U.S. health officials have allowed emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19. It's an experimental medicine that...

Loeffler quarantining after mixed COVID test results

ATLANTA (AP) - U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler is quarantining after receiving mixed results from recent coronavirus tests. A spokesperson for the Georgia senator's campaign...

2nd virus vaccine shows overwhelming success in U.S. tests

There's more promising news on the COVID-19 vaccine front as Moderna says its shot provides strong protection against the coronavirus.

Biden turns to coronavirus response, names advisory board

President-elect Joe Biden has announced the members of his coronavirus task force, which will put together a blueprint for fighting the pandemic.

Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine is looking 90% effective

Pfizer says an early peek at its vaccine data suggests the shots may be 90% effective at preventing COVID-19.

SPORTS

Vols Game Against Top Ranked Gonzaga Canceled For COVID

(utsports.com) After receiving Monday's COVID-19 test results, the Tennessee men's basketball program is extending its pause on team activities. The Volunteers will not travel to...

COVID Forces Vols to Cancel First Two Basketball Games of the Season

(utsports.com) After consultation with the Knox County Health Department, Tennessee has announced that its men's basketball games against Charlotte and VCU, scheduled for Wednesday...

Phillip Fulmer Tests Positive for COVID-19

Tennessee Athletic Director Phillip Fulmer has tested positive for COVID-19.

Georgia-Missouri game postponed

ATHENS, Ga. (WDEF) -- Georgia's game with Missouri this Saturday will now be postponed to sometime in December. The decision comes as Mizzou deals...

Chattanooga Christian Football Season Becomes COVID Casualty

Chattanooga Christian's high school football season became a COVID casualty after an outbreak at their school. The Hamilton County Health Department recommended CCS cancel...

ENTERTAINMENT

Dolly Parton Helped Fund COVID-19 Vaccine

Dolly Parton donated a million dollars to Vanderbilt University Medical Center earlier this year to fund coronavirus research.

Prater’s Mill Country Fair cancelled

WHITFIELD COUNTY, Ga. (WDEF) -- The coronavirus has canceled another annual event this year. The 49th Annual Prater's Mill Country Fair will not happen this...

Walmart to Show Free Movies Outside Select Stores

Walmart has released its movie schedule for its drive-in theaters.

Critics slam country artists for playing for unmasked crowds

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Musicians and fans alike are criticizing country artists who performed at outdoor concerts this weekend where social media pictures showed...

AMC movie theatres reopening July 15

AMC Theatres operate most of the screens in our area
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Steps to Prevent Illness for Coronavirus COVID-19

Follow these steps to help prevent yourself and others from coronavirus COVID-19.