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Gee, Andrew H.  The Chattanoogan

Andrew H. Gee, of Marietta, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, in Hospice of Atlanta. He was 65. Andrew was born on Sept. 13, 1953 ...

Red Bank High School announces new head football coach Tuesday  WTVC

Red Bank High School has a new head coach for the Lions' football team: Chris Brown.Coach Brown comes to Red Bank from Cleveland High School where he ...

Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps makes pit stop at Red Bank High School  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The sound of brass and drums will echo across the Morrison Springs Road area today and Friday, July 26-27, when the Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps makes ...

Wiedmer: Red Bank football reunion will celebrate Tom Weathers and much more  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Though former Red Bank High School football coach Tom Weathers' memory isn't always what it used to be, he still finds great joy in walking around the track ...

UPDATE: Red Bank High School parts ways with football coach  WRCB-TV

Red Bank high school has decided to part ways with now former football coach Chad Grabowski.

Hamilton, Joseph "Joe" Paul (Cleveland)  The Chattanoogan

Joseph "Joe" Paul Hamilton, Jr. passed away on December 2, 2018, in Cleveland, Tn. A lifelong Cleveland resident, he was a driving force in the creation of the ...

Red Bank High School hires new head football coach  WRCB-TV

Chris Brown was announced as the school's new coach Tuesday.

Here are the graduation rates for schools in the Chattanooga region  Chattanooga Times Free Press

More than 86 percent of Hamilton County students graduated in 2018 — the highest graduation rate since the state changed how the rates were calculated in ...

Red Bank's community school marks one-year anniversary  Chattanooga Times Free Press

On Tuesday, the Red Bank Community School — the first effort of its kind in Hamilton County — celebrated its one-year anniversary.

Heavy rain floods Red Bank HS football field  WRCB-TV

Heavy rain put a damper on the kickoff to Red Bank High School's football season. The team was forced to cancel their rivalry season opener against ...

Red Bank joins Baylor in mourning passing of Tim Daniels  WDEF News 12

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – The Hamilton County school system is also memorializing former Red Bank coach Tim Daniels. The assistant football coach at ...

Five things you need to know about community schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Recently, Hamilton County Schools officials announced the pilot of four community school models this fall in Opportunity Zone schools, and earlier this year Red ...

Curtis, Pansy Loretta (Dalton)  The Chattanoogan

Pansy Loretta Curtis, age 61, of Dalton, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, November 14, 2018. She was born in Calhoun, Ga. to her late parents, Deacon ...

Red Bank's Calvin Jackson Commits to Play College Football at Wofford  WDEF News 12

Red Bank high school senior Calvin Jackson tweeted on Tuesday that he has verbally committed to play college football at Wofford. Jackson has been a big ...

Hamilton County Schools reaches confidential settlement with one Ooltewah rape victim  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools has settled a civil lawsuit with a former Ooltewah High School student.

Student-designed/built drone race coming to Red Bank High on Wednesday  WTVC

Mark your calendar - and your rotor blades! A student-designed, student-built drone racing obstacle course is coming to Red Bank High School on Wednesday.

Groups continue back-to-school accumulations to fill ongoing needs  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Grace Pointe church wants to make sure that Avondale students have everything they need to have a successful school year.

UPDATE: Will Chattanooga native Michael Ketterer win America's Got Talent?  WRCB-TV

Red Bank High School graduate and married father of six, Michael Ketterer, is a finalist on NBC's America's Got Talent.

Business Calendar  Chattanooga Times Free Press

... * Roundtable Talk with Federal Advocate from 9-10:30 a.m. Monday, July 16 at INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd. For registration details, call 423-752-4301.

Chattanooga native gets golden buzzer on America's Got Talent  WRCB-TV

Tuesday night Michael Ketterer, a Chattanooga native, performed on America's Got Talent.

Five new principals named, ten to go; part of major HCDE reorganization  WRCB-TV

A major reorganization is underway in the Hamilton County school system, including the departure of Dr. Don Hall, who joined HCDE as Chief Business officer ...

Sale Creek smashes, passes way to volleyball sweep at Red Bank [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

It was a rare night when both high school volleyball coaches left the court pleased with their teams. Even though Sale Creek swept host Red Bank 25-19, 25-18, ...

Jay Dale named to head First Tennessee in Chattanooga  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Jay W. Dale, a 25-year banker who has been with First Tennessee Bank for the past eight years, has been named head of Chattanooga's biggest bank.

Tim Daniels, who was part of 1978 UT recruiting class, high school coach, dies  Knoxville News Sentinel

Tim Daniels, a 1979 Tennessee football letterman and former coach at Red Bank High School, died Thursday. He was 58.

Average Hamilton County ACT scores lower than what's considered 'ready for college'  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools' graduates' ACT scores held steady in 2018, according to district officials, but continue to trail state averages.

New principals appointed at 9 Hamilton County schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Nine new principals were announced Monday for the Hamilton County Schools system.

Boxing coach teaches the power of perseverance  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Name: Skipper Fairbanks. Age: 83. Hometown: Red Bank, Tennessee. Occupation: Coach at Red Bank Boxing Club. At age 83, Skipper Fairbanks has had eight ...

Baylor Assistant and Former Red Bank Head Coach Tim Daniels Dies  WDEF News 12

Baylor assistant football coach Tim Daniels died of an apparent heart attack on Thursday. He was 58-years-old. Daniels joined the Red Raiders coaching staff in ...

Hendricks, Joanie Danielle Brady  The Chattanoogan

Joanie Danielle Brady Hendricks, 39, of Soddy Daisy, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, July 14, 2018. Joanie was a lifelong resident of Hamilton County ...

Teachers pitch ideas to improve education at PEF's fifth annual Teacherpreneur Pitch Night  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The Teacherpreneur Incubator is an innovative initiative led by the Public Education Foundation in partnership with Hamilton County Schools that helps support ...

Red Bank's Cole Bullock among Little Caesars track standouts  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Cole Bullock long has dreamed of running a four-minute mile. He just never thought he would be this close this soon. The Red Bank junior awed the crowd with ...

Weather wreaks havoc on opening Friday night of prep football  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The stands were filled and there was excitement throughout the Chattanooga area for the first Friday night of the high school football season, but the weather ...

16 Chattanooga claims to fame that might surprise you  Chattanooga Times Free Press

When you think of Chattanooga, what comes to mind? Perhaps it's the city skyline or even "The Chattanooga Way" and the ever-present partnerships that ...

Annual prep practice tour covers 22 teams [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

It has become my own personal gauge for determining when summer is almost over and high school football season is here.

Lions' Madox Wilkey earns top performance award  Chattanooga Times Free Press

With a healthy array of playmakers surrounding him and a young offensive line that has matured, Red Bank quarterback Madox Wilkey is now able to prove just ...

Ringgold-Dalton football game now set for Monday finish  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Severe thunderstorms caused significant problems for most Chattanooga-area high school football teams on the first Friday of the season, with the inclement ...

Athletic trainers coming to all Hamilton County high schools this fall  Chattanooga Times Free Press

For years, at some Hamilton County public schools, when a player is injured at practice or during a game, it has been the coaches who respond.

Williams, Billy Joe "BJ"  The Chattanoogan

Billy Joe "B. J." Williams, 29, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at a local hospital due to a long term illness known as I.P.E.X. ...

Weather forces cancellation of two prep football games  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two prep football season openers were completely washed out by Friday night's severe thunderstorms.

A deeper look at Hamilton County's TVAAS scores  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Overall, Hamilton County schools are meeting expectations when it comes to student growth and performance, according to data released last week by the ...

Former Lee University student wins season 13 of 'America's Got Talent'  WRCB-TV

Lim stunned the audience and judges with his slight of hand tricks throughout the season.

Few out-of-zone students enrolled in Hamilton County School's Future Ready Institutes  Chattanooga Times Free Press

With the beginning of the new school year in Hamilton County last week came the launch of one of the district's most prized new initiatives — the Future Ready ...

Red Bank High School imagines future of community school program  Chattanooga Times Free Press

After just three short months in operation, a unique Hamilton County community school program at Red Bank High School appears to have a promising future.

Theater program to be revived at The Howard School [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

If you were a part of a theater production or performance at The Howard School, know someone who was, or attended such an event, the Times Free Press ...

2 local performers in America's Got Talent live finale  WRCB-TV

America's Got Talent live finale was star-studded with local talent. Red Bank's Micheal Ketterer and former Lee University's Shin Lim performed live Tuesday ...

Robbery suspect arrested after leading police on foot chase through Red Bank  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A man who was indicted last year on multiple counts of statutory rape faces a new batch of charges after leading police on a foot chase through an apartment ...

Chattanooga man accused of raping 69-year-old man asks for new trial  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A 20-year-old man recently sentenced to eight years in a 2014 sexual assault case is asking for a new trial.

Lawrence back in District 26 race; Atherton gets case after Fleenor recuses herself  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The Democratic primary winner in Tennessee House District 26 who dropped out of the race months ago is back in. Jean-Marie Lawrence said Friday she's ...

Business Digest: Red Bank native retires as CEO of FedEx Freight  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Michael L. Ducker, a native of Red Bank who serves as the president and CEO of FedEx Freight, will retire effective August 15. Ducker took the helm at FedEx ...

Massive effort launched to prepare Hamilton County students for workforce  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A new effort aims to prepare area students for life after high school.

Five things to know about Hamilton County Schools' Future Ready Institutes  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools is launching its Future Ready Institutes — small, career-themed learning communities embedded in the district's traditional high ...

Project Search gives students with disabilities real-world job experience [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chris Konieczny dreams of working as a crime-scene detective.

JROTC rifle team members compete in 33rd annual Superintendent's Trophy Match [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Nearly 50 students representing nine of Hamilton County's high schools stood in formation Saturday afternoon at Red Bank High School as they awaited the ...

Brainerd alumni, UTC students join forces to spruce up school  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Generations of Brainerd High School graduates, students and other community members gathered at the school Saturday for the third workday in an ongoing ...

Area students honor Florida school shooting victims, call for end to gun violence [photos, videos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

"Oh, one day when the war is won, we will be sure, we will be sure," sang Genesis Patton and Alexis Lazenby on the steps of the Chattanooga School for Arts ...

Mason, Timothy Lamar  The Chattanoogan

Timothy Lamar Mason, Sr., 47, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2018 in a local hospital. He graduated from Red Bank High School class ...

Hixson beats Signal Mountain to win district baseball title  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hixson junior Landon Wallace went into Wednesday afternoon's District 6-AA baseball tournament championship round wanting to do anything he could to help ...

UPDATE: Funeral plans announced for local sports TV host, coach “Stump” Martin  WRCB-TV

UPDATE: Visitation for Stump Martin will be at Heritage Funeral Home in Fort Oglethorpe, Saturday from 2-8pm, Sunday between 1-7pm, with the funeral *service* ...

These Chattanooga girls earned the right to travel to college campuses across the country  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Alexandra Crowder wasn't sure what she had gotten herself into when she arrived at The Putney School, an independent high school focused on sustainability ...

Hamilton County Schools Introduces New Learning Communities  The Chattanoogan

In large school systems, a sense of community can often get lost in the hustle and bustle of the day-to-day operation of schools. During community listening ...

Local school officials reassure community in wake of deadly Florida shooting  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The threat of a school shooter is palpable to local school administrators and teachers who reflected on their own preparedness for such a situation after a ...

Copper Basin names Chad Grabowski football coach  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chad Grabowski is back as a football head coach. Three months after the stunning decision by Red Bank High School officials to relieve him of his duties, ...

Judy Rogers' swan song a special Special Olympics memory [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Standing on the Red Bank High School football field Saturday morning, with the 50th anniversary of the Lloyd Ray Smith Area 4 Special Olympics about to begin ...

Hamilton County Schools chief eyes raising teacher pay, adding student resources in proposed budget  Chattanooga Times Free Press

In his first proposed budget, Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Bryan Johnson is looking to add resources, raise teacher pay and tackle some of the ...

Red Bank hires new wrestling coach  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Red Bank High School has hired Nathan Wehunt to coach its wrestling program.

How baseball helped one international student stay at the top of his game [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

From an early age, Shikhar Baheti, 17, has tried to balance his drive to succeed at school with his love of sports.

UPDATE: 2018 National Signing Day - our local student-athletes  WRCB-TV

It's the 2018 edition of National Signing Day, where student-athletes from around the Channel 3 viewing area declare their intentions and sign on the dotted line.

Chattanooga-Based DNA Analysis Company, HealthCodes DNA, Launches Services  The Chattanoogan

A local health and wellness DNA analysis company, HealthCodes DNA, LLC, will launch on Thursday. The Chattanooga-based company has a stated mission ...

Bo Jackson continues stellar run of Athens Chamber speakers  Chattanooga Times Free Press

There is only one person in the history of this planet to earn an opportunity to compete in Major League Baseball's All-Star game and the NFL's Pro Bowl.

Area sports notes: Neil Spitalny, John Williams repeat state four-ball title  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga's Neil Spitalny and John Williams repeated their 2017 Tennessee Super Senior Four-Ball golf championship with the 2018 title Friday at ...

Local hat company strives to give microgrants to Hamilton County's public schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

One local entrepreneur hopes to fill some of the gaps in funding at Hamilton County Schools — with hats.

UPDATE: Chattanooga students participate in March for Our Lives  WRCB-TV

UPDATE: Chattanooga students are calling for stricter gun control laws by participating in the March For Our Lives Saturday. They joined millions of other ...

School leaders prepare for Future Ready Institutes launch [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Teachers, school officials and business leaders are gearing up for the launch of Hamilton County Schools' new Future Ready Institutes this fall.

Some local students join national walkout, others say they were forced to stay indoors [videos, photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Local students to walk out of class to honor victims of the Parkland, Florida shooting today.

Hamilton County Schools officials schedule next round of community meetings  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County Schools officials want to hear from you.

Four more Future Ready institutes announced for Hamilton County high schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Incoming Hamilton County high school students have four more options to choose from when applying to Future Ready Institutes in the fall.

Nine Hamilton County public schools affected by TNReady testing problems  Chattanooga Times Free Press

School districts across Tennessee, including Hamilton County, reported difficulties logging in to the TNReady online platform for testing Monday. Nine Hamilton ...

Smith, Vernon C.  The Chattanoogan

Vernon C. Smith, 88, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, March 3, 2018. Vernon was born and lived in Chattanooga all of his life.

Former Marion County star Jacob Saylors has strong debut for ETSU  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Connections in the Tennessee high school football scene are paying off already for first-year East Tennessee State University coach Randy Sanders.

Red Bank also considering split from Hamilton County Schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

On the heels of Signal Mountain's announcement last week, Red Bank also plans to explore the feasibility of getting into the schools business.

Hamilton County Schools ACT scores show improvement  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County's public high school students posted slight gains in average ACT scores this year and are nipping at the heels of the state's average, according ...

Preps Football Preview: Red Bank Lions  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Region 3-3A // Tom Weathers Field at Red Bank Community Stadium, 640 Morrison Springs Road, Chattanooga, TN 37415. At the helm. Chad Grabowski.

Raw food at room temps, dirty floors and unwashed hands lead list of violations  WRCB-TV

Inspectors gave 16 perfect scores of 100 in Hamilton County and 8 perfect scores in Georgia.

Hamilton County students: Why we're walking out  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Students across the nation, including many in Hamilton and surrounding counties, are participating in a walkout on Wednesday that is part protest, part memorial ...

Chattanooga students head to D.C. to meet with Corker, Fleischmann [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Student leaders from Chattanooga are headed to the nation's Capitol today to meet with federal lawmakers tomorrow to talk about school safety, gun violence ...

Learning-disabled Chattanooga man sentenced to 8 years in prison for sexual battery  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A 20-year-old, learning-disabled man was sentenced to eight years in prison Monday for a 2014 sexual assault case involving an elderly man.

Local trio helped build revived ETSU football program  Chattanooga Times Free Press

KNOXVILLE — Alonzo Francois can recall the moment clearly, though in the scope of East Tennessee State's football program it happened a lifetime ago.

Red Bank bounces Signal with big plays  Chattanooga Times Free Press

There are few stats in football as ultimately meaningless as time of possession. Ask Red Bank High School coach Chad Grabowski. "Yeah, that's us. We want to ...

UPDATE: Hamilton County Schools fills final slot on leadership team  WRCB-TV

When Dr. Bryan Johnson was hired from a field of applicants for the Hamilton County school superintendent job last summer, many school board members said ...

Ken Colquette, Vic Grider among 17 area hall of fame inductees  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Two coaches who each owns four football state championships and two runner-up finishes at high schools eight miles apart are among the 17 men and women ...

Sam Stansell tells his story of serving on the USS Saratoga in WWII  WTVC

Sam Stansell spent some of the major battles in the Pacific Theater of WWII in the engine room on the USS Saratoga. He was at the battle of Guadacanal, the ...

Red Bank forms committee to investigate launching separate school district  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Red Bank is joining Signal Mountain and investigating the feasibility of breaking away from the Hamilton County Schools system.

Around the Region: Tom Weathers being inducted into TFCA Hall of Fame  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Former Red Bank High School football coach Tom Weathers is among six honorees to be inducted into the Tennessee Football Coaches Association Hall of ...

Byrd, Jerry Anthony (LaFayette)  The Chattanoogan

Jerry Anthony Byrd, 59, of LaFayette, passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018. A graduate of LaFayette High School, class of 1976, Jerry retired from Norfolk ...

Catch the The Cadets rehearse at Red Bank High  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanoogans can catch The Cadets, a 10-time Drum Corps International World Champion, today, July 13, as the musicians stop over in Chattanooga to ...

Free medical clinic comes to Red Bank  Chattanooga Times Free Press

On Friday, June 2, locals will start lining up at midnight, ready to camp out all night for a chance. It's not the latest band or gadget they'll be seeking, but medical ...

Ashley Rogers, Wesley Cash are area hall of fame's athletes of the year  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Ashley Rogers is a teenager, Wesley Cash a senior citizen.

Nonprofit donates $1 million to teach Bible History in Hamilton County schools  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The local nonprofit organization Bible in the Schools presented Hamilton County Schools officials with a check for more than $1 million Monday to foot the cost of ...

Pierson, Billy Campbell "Bill" (Cleveland)  The Chattanoogan

Billy Campbell (Bill) Pierson of Cleveland, Tennessee, 88, passed away on September 27, 2018. He was born on Dec. 18, 1929, to his parents, the late Hiram ...

Nine Chattanooga-area players are Mr. Football semifinalists  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Nine players from the Chattanooga area were among those named semifinalists for the TSSAA's annual Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards on Friday.

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