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Future linemen put their skills to the test in lineman rodeo in Trenton
TRENTON, Ga. — Future linemen put their skills to the test in a friendly competition in Trenton, Georgia on Friday. There's a lot on the line for Cory Stephenson. "I think this is a little taste of the industry. It's like a brotherhood here," he said.
Deputies chase hit and run suspect with a gun
TRENTON, Georgia (WDEF) – One person is in custody after a reported hit and run on the Walker county side of Lookout Mountain. Officers tell us the female driver of a truck was pursued into Dade county.
Hamilton County Jail inmate dies early Friday morning, sheriff's office investigating
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A man arrested Thursday has died while in custody at Hamilton County Jail, according to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. The HCSO released the following statement Friday night:
Chattanooga police sergeant taken into custody for solicitation of prostitution
The Chattanooga Police Department opened an internal investigation of a sergeant in CPD's Investigations Bureau on Thursday, Dec. 13, according to a department news release. CPD launched the internal affairs investigation after the sergeant was taken into custody for solicitation of prostitution dur
POLICE: two guns found on Student arrested at Brainerd High School
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Hamilton County Schools Spokesperson Tim Hensley said it happened around dismissal on Friday. He said a student was in the parking lot with a group of students when an SRO saw the kid drop a gun.
WRESTLING: Gordon Lee splits matches at Dade County
The Gordon Lee Trojans went 1-1 in matches at Dade County on Thursday, beating Chattooga, 39-34, but losing to the host Wolverines, 51-25. Hunter Burnette, Tomy Duke and Nathan Hunley all went 2-0 for the Trojans.
Dog found starving at Jackson County home looks completely different now
JACKSON COUNTY, Ala., – It’s been a month and a half since two starving dogs were found at a home in Bryant, and the difference is amazing. Jenny, the doberman rescued from the home in late October, visited the Jackson County Sheriff’s office Thursday morning.
Judge reduces sentence for Lookout Mountain man convicted of having illegal sex with disabled adult
At the request of the victim's family, Superior Court Judge Don Thompson reduced the sentence for a Lookout Mountain man convicted of having an illegal sexual relationship with a person with severe autism.
Trenton, Georgia, mayor opposes proposed change to Dade County water authority
Trenton Mayor Alex Case is opposing a plan to push politicians off the Dade County Water and Sewer Authority board. Case said the move is a step backward, putting too much distance between the local governments and the authority, which increases monthly water bills and can expand sewer lines. The ci
Families give thanks at LHS Prayer Club event
Despite some wintry weather conditions, the Logan High School Fieldhouse was filled with nearly 300 families celebrating the holidays on Sunday. The LHS Prayer Club, presided over by Rev. John Godby and in partnership with the First Baptist Church of Trenton, Georgia, and the West Acres Baptist Chur
Video of Tennessee detective beating man sparks calls for firing, prosecution
HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. — The attorney for a black Tennessee man whose beating by a white sheriff's officer while he was handcuffed was caught on video says the officer should be fired immediately and then prosecuted.
Black mold-like substance found on drink nozzles gives one restaurant a score of 56
If you're thinking about eating out this weekend, health inspectors say one restaurant could use a lesson in basic food safety training. The O'Charley's in Fort Oglethorpe scored a 56. Violations include food in walk-in coolers not being covered up correctly, drink nozzles that had black mold-like s
Georgia officer shot, killed during traffic stop, K-9 critically wounded, police say
A police officer in DeKalb County, Georgia, was fatally shot during a traffic stop Thursday, officials said. The deadly incident occurred after authorities attempted to stop a vehicle, whose operator drove off, police told Fox 5 Atlanta. A foot pursuit ultimately ensued, following which both an offi
2 face charges after rock thrown from overpass injures trucker in Monteagle
GRUNDY COUNTY, Tenn. — A truck driver is recovering and two people face charges after Monteagle's police chief says the pair threw a rock from an overpass for "fun." The incident happened Wednesday night a little after 8:30 p.m. Central time at the Trussell Road overpass.
Local officers in the dark about new evidence, serial killer's confession in cold case
TRENTON, Ga. — When news broke this week that a serial killer took credit for a body found in Dade County 37 years ago, Sheriff Ray Cross was as surprised as anyone.
Update: Affidavit describes "mayhem" during Brainerd High School fight Wednesday
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — UPDATE (Friday):. An affidavit about the incident obtained by NewsChannel 9 describes a chaotic scene as school officials and police tried to break up a fight involving a half dozen people.
Chattanooga Police Department warning shoppers to remain careful during holiday season
It’s less than two weeks from Christmas and as people shop for presents, the Chattanooga Police Department wants people to stay aware that thieves are still out there looking for their next target.
Walker County Sheriff's deputies search for missing juvenile
WALKER COUNTY, Ga. - Authorities in Walker County are searching for a missing juvenile last seen Saturday. Malina Davis was last seen Dec. 9 around midnight at her home in Lafayette, Georgia. Deputies with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office believe she may be in the Rossville or the East Ridge area.
At least two arrested after altercation at Brainerd High School
At least two people were arrested after an altercation at Brainerd High School Wednesday, said Hamilton County spokesman Tim Hensley. Hensley said a dispute between two students escalated when family members came to the school.
Four Brainerd HS students arrested following a fight, per police
Four female Brainerd high school students were arrested following a fight at the school Wednesday. Officers were called to the school just after 11:45 am. Chattanooga police said two students were taken to the Juvenile Detention Center. The two other students were taken to the Hamilton County Jail b