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Former Red Bank Football Coach Tom Weathers Selected to TSSAA Hall of Fame  WDEF News 12

( HERMITAGE- – – The 2019 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected. Nine new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at ...

Keionta Davis set to be third ex-Moc to play in a Super Bowl  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Keionta Davis is set to become the third former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football player to compete in a Super Bowl.

Nine to join TSSA Hall of Fame at annual induction ceremonies April 13  Marshall County Tribune

HERMITAGE- - - The 2019 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected. Nine new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at the annual ...

Red Bank High School Honored With Level 5 Banner In Tennessee Value-Added Assessment System  The Chattanoogan

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Workman, Linda Sisk  The Chattanoogan

Linda Sisk Workman, a 1970 graduate of Red Bank High School and 1975 graduate of UTC, passed away at her home on January 29, 2019, at the age of 66.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 High School hires new head football coach  WRCB-TV

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

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 ...

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 ...

Prep basketball tournaments highlight the coming weekend  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Christmas comes a few days early for area prep basketball fans with several pre-holiday tournaments being played this weekend.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Business Calendar, Jan. 4-11  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Upcoming business seminars and events in the Chattanooga area.

Area sports notes: Red Bank's Cole Bullock signs with Ole Miss  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Red Bank High School standout Cole Bullock signed a national letter of intent Wednesday to run cross country and track for Ole Miss.

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.

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.

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.

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, ...

Kennedy: Marching to a bright future  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Andy Bittenbender is the beating heart of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Marching Mocs.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Special Olympics celebrates 50th anniversary in TN Valley  WRCB-TV

The Special Olympics is celebrating a big milestone in the Tennesee Valley.

Hamilton County Schools Announces New School Options And Timeline  The Chattanoogan

For the 2019-2020 school year, Hamilton County Schools is opening enrollment to a select group of schools, “My Future Schools,” to which students across the ...

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 ...

More principal moves announced for Hamilton County schools  WRCB-TV

The biggest principal shakeup in Hamilton County schools history continues with the appointments of nine new principals.

William C. "Bo" McClain  The Chattanoogan

Bo was born Oct. 2, 1935, in Chattanooga to the late Rhonette and Reece McClain. He graduated from Red Bank High School in 1953 where he was a member ...

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 ...

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 ...

Red Bank HS JROTC Holds 14th Annual Etiquette Seminar  The Chattanoogan

Red Bank High School JROTC held it's 14th Annual Etiquette Seminar conducted by Ms. Margaret Ann Pritchard of Manners and Protocol Inc. The event is ...

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 ...

Hamilton County Schools announces new school options  WRCB-TV

For the upcoming school year, Hamilton County Schools have announced new options for where your child can attend school.

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 ...

Standifer, George "Bill", Sr.  The Chattanoogan

He was a lifelong resident of Red Bank. Bill was an avid outdoors man in his younger days becoming an Eagle Scout at age 14. Bill won the American Legion ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Chattanooga man participates in President George H.W. Bush's funeral  WTVC

A Chattanooga man played a role in President George H. W. Bush's funeral. Captain Joey Royster was the cordon officer in charge, meaning he was over 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 ...

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.

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 ...

New crime bill could give more discretion to federal judges, Chattanooga attorneys say  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Some Chattanooga attorneys say an expansive criminal justice effort that hangs in the balance in Washington would give judges more discretion to decide ...

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 ...

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.

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 Chamber Calendar Of Events Jan. 7-11  The Chattanoogan

In this class, you'll learn how to set up the six most important pages in your journal so you can walk out of class ready to begin a more productive and organized ...

Local school officials prepare for potential student walkouts [documents]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

As students unite around the topics of gun violence and school safety, school districts have been planning how to respond to potential student walkouts ...

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. ...

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.

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 ...

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 hires new wrestling coach  Chattanooga Times Free Press

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

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 ...

Area sports notes: New semipro football team holding tryouts  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The new America South Football Alliance semipro development league based in Mobile, Alabama, includes the Chattanooga Panthers, who are holding tryouts ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 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 ...

Feagans, Horace "Dub" Wolfe, Jr.  The Chattanoogan

Horace “Dub” Wolfe Feagans, Jr., 81, died peacefully on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Dub had courageously battled Alzheimer's for almost six years. He was ...

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.

Lions have recipe for 68-58 district win over Panthers [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The main ingredient in Red Bank coach Nick Fike's "recipe" for winning basketball: withstand runs. That's what was written on the board in the Lions' locker room ...

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 ...

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.

Area sports notes: Cole Bullock qualifies for Foot Locker nationals  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Red Bank High School senior Cole Bullock qualified Saturday for the Foot Locker cross country national meet Dec. 8 in San Diego with a sixth-place finish at the ...

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, ...

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* ...

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.

Irish overcome Lions in intense opener, 53-44 [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Tuesday night might have been the season opener for the Notre Dame and Red Bank boys' basketball teams, but the intensity level was in midseason form.

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.

Leadership Hamilton County Schools Begins With 18 Community Leaders In The Class  The Chattanoogan

Chad Jaynes and Joshua Sneideman discuss the Future Ready 2023 Action Plan during the first session of Leadership Hamilton County Schools. The first class ...

Bryan College announces Future Ready Institute at East Hamilton School  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Bryan College is the newest partner to sign on with Hamilton County Schools' Future Ready Institutes initiative.

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 ...

Chaffin, Susan Weir  The Chattanoogan

Susan Weir Chaffin, 61, of Hixson, Tennessee, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 3, 2018, surrounded by family. She is survived by her daughters, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Economy Inn closure displaces at least 12 Hamilton County students  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The abrupt closure of the Economy Inn on Brainerd Road Wednesday left at least 12 Hamilton County students displaced, according to school officials.

Winnie, Benjamin Raymond  The Chattanoogan

On December 27, 2018, after a valiant battle with cancer, Benjamin Raymond Winnie went to be with God. He was 73 years old and of the Methodist faith.

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.

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 ...

Hamilton County Schools superintendent: Corporal punishment may be phased out  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hamilton County schools are re-evaluating their disciplinary approach this year.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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