Monthly Archives: March 2014

Haslam to Speak at Chattanooga Banquet

Gov. Bill Haslam will be the keynote speaker for the 33rd annual Superintendent’s Honors Banquet in Chattanooga tomorrow. The celebration is sponsored by the Hamilton County school district’s Fund for Excellence. It recognizes the top 10 percent of each graduating … Continue reading

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Truck Driver Accused of Causing Crash during Bonnaroo in Court Friday

The truck driver accused of causing a crash last year that killed a couple on their way to Bonnaroo appeared in court Friday in Rutherford County. It’s been nine months since Deja Morris and Brandon Wilson died in the fiery … Continue reading

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Coffee County Jail Medical Bills to Overrun Budget by $300k

Medical costs for a jail in south-central Tennessee are projected to overrun the budget by $300,000 by the end of June. Coffee County Purchasing Officer Andy Farrar said that the jail’s budget had been set at $400,000, but is projected to … Continue reading

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Coffee County Graduate Arrested on Child Porn Charges

Dylan Quandt, a Middle Tennessee State University student, was taken into custody this week, for charges of possessing child pornography. According to police reports, the federal indictment states that the investigation uncovered hundreds of pornographic images of children on his computer. … Continue reading

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2 Bodies Found in Home

Chattanooga police say they’ve found two decomposed bodies inside a home during a wellbeing check of the residents. Sgt. Wayne Jefferson says the remains were found at about 4:45 p.m. Saturday. Jefferson says there’s no sign of foul play. The … Continue reading

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Opening Day is Here!

After a brutal winter of arctic blasts and blustery snowstorms, baseball is ready to heat up Monday with its first full slate of games this season. David Ortiz and the World Series champion Boston Red Sox begin their title defense … Continue reading

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Pat Summitt Foundation forms Medical Advisory Council

The Pat Summitt Foundation has formed a Medical Advisory Council of prominent Alzheimer’s disease experts from around the country. The council will serve as the foundation’s liaison with the medical and research communities. It will also inform staff and board … Continue reading

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